Columbia River High School's Symphony Koss is one of 19 students who spent a week as pages during the current legislative session.
Superintendent Steve Webb and Chief of Staff Tom Hagley will present two EdTalk sessions on the district’s community schools focus and work to support families and remove barriers to learning.
The new mural at Hudson's Bay High School is a picture of diversity.
Musicians from around the district recently were honored for their talents.
Bullying or any form of harassment in Vancouver Public Schools is not acceptable and will not be tolerated.
See who placed in the top 10 at state in swimming, gymnastics, bowling and wrestling!
Representatives from Vancouver Public Schools recently were invited to the 2017 AASA National Conference on Education to share best practices with other educators
Nine of the 22 Clark County high school seniors who are nominated for the 2017 General George C. Marshall Youth Leadership Award are from Vancouver schools.
Four VPS students were among the award winners at the 2017 Southwest Washington Regional High School Art Show.
Teaching kids not to be bullies is one thing. But how about teaching them to be kind?
Barring additional weather-related closures, the last day of school for students will be Wednesday, June 21.
Meet the staff members who were selected by a committee of their peers to receive Employee Excellence Awards in February 2017.
The top three competitors will advance to the state competition in Yakima, Washington, in March 2017.
Over the next six years, you’ll see a lot of changes around the district as every single school and other facilities are rebuilt or renovated.
Early election results are in, and the bond measure that will fund upgrades at every school in the district is passing.
Watch Fort Vancouver High School seniors Maria Hernandez and Luna Garcia testify in support of an expansion of eligibility for the College Bound scholarship.
With a little teamwork, Skyview set a national high school record in funds raised by bell ringing for the Salvation Army during the 2016 holiday season.
When a Hudson's Bay High School student's heart stopped during wrestling practice, the staff sprang into action.
Taking outreach services on the road has earned Vancouver Public Schools a Magna Awards 2017 Grand Prize, given by the National School Boards Association.
The funds will support students' learning and the overall school culture in a variety of ways.
Isabella Daltoso of Vancouver School of Arts and Academics is one of two top finishers in the Southwest Washington Regional Poetry Out Loud contest. Fort Vancouver High School senior Sullivan Gui also competed.
Just one week remains to vote on Vancouver Public Schools’ bond measure, Proposition 2.
AP exams are free for all VPS students; however, families who qualify for AP exam fee waivers can save the district money that is used to supplement the expansion of the AP program.
The construction schedule prioritizes eligibility for state assistance funding and completing projects on time and within budget.
Ballots were mailed to voters who live within the district's boundaries on Friday, Jan. 27. The election is Tuesday, Feb. 14.
Obtenga más información sobre la iniciativa electoral de emisión de bonos que mejoría todas las escuelas del distrito. La fecha límite para enviar las boletas de voto es el martes, 14 de febrero. [...]
Students and staff should report to schools on Monday, Jan. 30, 2017, on a regular schedule.
Vancouver Public Schools Superintendent Steve Webb will request an emergency instructional-day waiver, subject to school board approval on Feb. 14, from the Office of the Superintendent of Public Instruction.
Vancouver School District’s magnet programs tempt middle, high school students with specialized studies, hands-on training
The Welding/Fabrication Technology program at Fort Vancouver High School is one of the options that students have to learn through doing and explore their unique interests.
Meet the four staff members who were selected by a committee of their peers to receive Employee Excellence Awards in January 2017.
Congratulations to Columbia River High School's Symphony Koss! The talented sophomore recently was named a gold medalist in the Vancouver Symphony Orchestra's Young Artists competition.
The 60-year-old Fir Grove/Vista building does not meet the needs of the school's staff, students and families and has many facility-related challenges.
Review the two design concepts developed for Fir Grove/Vista after a symposium that asked staff members to reimagine the school's future.
In this article, Superintendent Steve Webb describes how Vancouver Public Schools uses data to measure student and organizational progress.
Students and staff members plan to dig up the capsule in a celebration of the school’s past, present and future.
Please join us to learn about how exercise benefits children with special needs.
Learn how the first semester has been impacted by weather-related closures.
All VPS schools are closed on Tuesday, Jan. 17. After-school and evening activities are canceled. District offices will be closed after 1:30 p.m. Find more weather-related information. Last updated: Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2017, at 1 p.m.
All VPS schools will be closed on Friday, Jan. 13, due to weather. All activities, sports, performing arts and building rental activities are canceled. The Jim Parsley Community Center and Propstra Aquatic Center are closed. District [...]
Due to icy road conditions, a two-hour late start and one-hour early release for Professional Learning Communities remain in effect for all VPS schools. Updated: Monday, January 9, at 7 a.m.
Weekend activities and building rentals will be affected by forecasted icy road conditions.
Get the inside story on the district's upcoming bond request.
Beginning with the class of 2020—this year’s freshmen—the number of credits needed to graduate from a VPS high school has increased to 24. Find out about the new requirements.
VPS students can participate in magnet programs and programs of choice that allow them to pursue their unique interests. From the arts and STEM to welding, medicine, cooking and blended learning, there's something for everyone. Find out how to apply for the 2017-18 school year.
Current fifth-graders can apply to attend an arts school or a school focused on science, technology, engineering and math. Enrollment begins with the 2017-18 school year. Find out how to apply!
Take a tour of the award-winning Sarah J. Anderson Elementary and Gaiser Middle School!
Four snow makeup days have been announced as a result of weather-related closures on Dec. 8, 9, 15 and 16, 2016.
Congratulations to the three teachers who have earned one of the education profession’s highest achievements!
Vancouver Public Schools Superintendent Dr. Steve Webb sits down with Jason Lee Middle School teacher Carl Click to lay out the facts for the bond measure the school district is asking voters to approve in February 2017.
All weekend sports, activities and building rentals will take place as scheduled.