School Reopening Plans

The Skamania School Board reviewed and approved plans for back to school in the fall. Taking into account high COVID-19 infection rates in Skamania county and using newly released state Department of Health (DOH) metrics to guide their decision, the board approved a plan to begin the school year under a robust remote learning model.

New Student Registration

It is that time of year to register for school! We are accepting kindergarten applications. We will also continue to offer the transitional kindergarten program for students who will be 4 years old by August 30, 2020. In addition, all choice transfer/boundary exception applications are due by June 1st. Please remember to register early.

Recent News

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Welcome Back to School!

Open Skamania School Board Director Position

Due to a resignation of a current board member, Skamania School Board of directors is seeking a replacement. Interested candidates who are registered voters in Skamania County and reside in the district are encouraged to apply.

Prospective candidates may either pick up an application at the Skamania School office or download an application. Applications are due by 4:00 PM on September 17, 2020.

If you have any questions, please contact: Dr. Ralph H. Pruitt, Superintendent/Principal

Skamania Elementary School

The school is a kindergarten through eighth grade school, and is the  only school in the Skamania School District. We are located along the Columbia River in Skamania County, in the southwest corner of Washington State.

School hours: 8:00 a.m.-2:30 p.m. (Wednesday: 8:00 a.m.-12:30 p.m.)

Office Summer Hours

Open through June 30th
Monday-Thursday 8am-2pm

Closed July 1st-August 16th

Open August 17th-September 1st
Monday-Thursday 8am-2pm

Normal office hours resume September 2nd
Monday-Friday 7:30am-3:30pm

The Skamania Elementary Mission

The mission of Skamania Elementary is to provide opportunities which prepare  students in becoming responsible  decision makers, lifelong learners, and caring, contributing members of society.

Important Dates


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September 21st @ 6:30PM - Board Meeting


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Safety Precautions

Dear Skamania Families, We are thinking of you and your safety during the regional wildfire crisis we are experiencing. The intent of this message from the school counselor and me is to provide health tips and emergency preparation materials. It was not that long ago...