Camden High School

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Police Investigate Shooting Death Of High School Football Star In Camden

Authorities are searching for the gunman who shot and killed 18-year-old Jameer Bullard, who was found early Saturday morning lying on the sidewalk with a gunshot wound in the 1200 block of Mechanic Street in Camden.

04/26/2015

The ten students pose with Camden mayor Dana Redd (back row center) after a meeting of the Rowan University/Rutgers-Camden board of governors at Camden's Waterfront Technology Center.  Photo by Mike DeNardo)

Ten Camden High School Students Awarded Paid Internships at Area Hospitals

The seniors — five from Woodrow Wilson High School and five from Camden High — have been selected for paid apprenticeships at Cooper, Lourdes, or Virtua hospitals.

KYW Newsradio 1060–02/10/2015

(Gov. Christie meets with students at Camden High School prior to announcing $50 million in planned upgrades to the school.  Photo by David Madden)

Camden High School Getting Major Structural and Technical Upgrades

Governor Chris Christie, in announcing the grant today, conceded that the half-century-old building needs a lot of work.

12/02/2014

Student walkout in Camden on May 14, 2014. (credit: Cleve Bryan)

Hundreds Of Students Stage Walkout To Protest Teacher Layoffs In Camden

Students in Camden walked out of class Wednesday in a direct protest to a plan to lay off more than 200 teachers by the end of the school year.

05/14/2014

Camden School Guard Faces Sex Charges

Authorities have accused a Camden High School security officer of having sex with a student and paying her on two occasions.

11/15/2013

(Tawanda "WaWa" Jones.  Credit: Cherri Gregg)

Tawanda ‘WaWa’ Jones

In a city best known for its murder, pregnancy, and dropout rates, Tawanda Jones is changing those statistics by instilling pride, persistence, and hard work in Camden’s youth.

04/15/2013

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Fire Quickly Extinguished At Camden High School

Camden Fire Chief Michael Harper says the fire broke out just before noon Wednesday and was contained to one classroom.

01/23/2013

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Police Release Sketch Of Suspect In Camden Rapes

Police have released a sketch of the suspect wanted in a string of sexual assaults on underage girls that all happened near Camden high school.

02/18/2012

Camden Rapist

Police Search For Serial Rapist Who Attacks Underage Victims Near Camden High School

Police are investigating a string of sexual assaults on underage girls that all happen near Camden high school.

02/13/2012

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Camden County Community College Offers Free Classes For High School Dropouts

The Gateway to College program at Camden County Community College is part of a nationwide effort sponsored by Bill and Melinda Gates to get teens and young adults back into the classroom to finish their degrees.

01/14/2012

(File photo by Mike DeNardo)

Anti-Truancy Program At Camden HS Pays Students For Not Skipping Class

It’s called ICE-T, which stands for “I Can End Truancy,” and it’s being funded by a state grant. If students attend most of the classes, they will receive $100 on September 30th.

08/25/2011