All proceeds support FFA and programs that teach kids job skills.
A single facility on the Washington State University Vancouver campus will serve sixth through 12th grades.
This summer, artists may participate in a variety of activities, including dance, acting, music and the visual arts. All opportunities are taught by certified teachers and are offered free to students currently enrolled in Vancouver Public Schools.
The assignment was just one project students have explored in their school’s makerspace.
Congratulations to Annika Epperly and Ojasvi Kamboj for earning regional recognition from the National Center for Women and Information Technology!
Learn about the district's three language programs. Applications are now being accepted for incoming kindergartners.
Any child who will be 5 years old on or before Aug. 31, 2018, is eligible to enter kindergarten this fall. Plus, learn about the language program options available for incoming kindergartners.
Vancouver School of Arts and Academics' top orchestra and performing groups earned more awards than any other school at an orchestra festival on March 17.
Eddie Sawyer is one of just five K-12 educational technology professionals from around the nation to earn this honor.
The new Building Trades program at Hudson's Bay High School gives kids a hands-on opportunity to learn about careers in construction and related fields. Participants can work toward eligibility for apprenticeships by [...]
Two teachers, a certified occupational therapy assistant, a paraeducator and clerk are this month's winners.
Didn’t get a chance to apply for a magnet program or program of choice? You’ll have a second chance to submit an application beginning Friday, March 30, 2018. Applications will be accepted for the [...]
The 27th Annual Paddy Hough Parade rolled down Main Street Vancouver. See what makes this event a beloved community tradition! Reporter: Bailley Simms
For the third year in a row, Skyview High School students set an "incredi-bell" national record for fundraising for the Salvation Army.
Congratulations to these student-athletes and their coaches!
The new Truman Elementary School won’t open until fall 2020, but the public is invited to a preview of the future school. Preliminary architectural designs will be unveiled at an open house on Tuesday, March [...]
See how the themes of community, collaboration and sustainability are displayed in the plans.
Find out what changes are in effect for the end of the 2017-18 school year.
Griffith teaches third grade at Anderson Elementary.
"There’s no role preschool teacher Kendra Yamamoto won’t tackle if it means children get the best start they can before entering kindergarten."
The work is anticipated to begin in April 2018.
All registrations close Friday, March 9.
The public is invited to see the final design of Ogden Elementary School at an open house on Thursday, March 8, from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. A virtual tour of the new school will simulate [...]
“We’re like a family,” said senior Carmen Chacon of her peers in the Culinary Arts program.
A visual art specialist, custodian, teacher, clerk and teacher librarian are this month's winners.
We are vigilant and proactive when it comes to our children's safety and have clear plans and procedures to deal with threats and other emergency situations.
Lake Shore Elementary set what it thought was a modest goal: Raise $750 for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society.
All VPS schools are on a two-hour late start.
This year's group of National Board-certified teachers is the district's largest.
Two Skyview students earned top awards in the Miss Clark County Outstanding Teen Pageant.
What does a school counselor do? The answer may surprise you.
The SAT will be offered during the school day on Wednesday, March 7, 2018.
You are invited to visit Felida Elementary and Thomas Jefferson Middle School!
Improvements to the school's grounds led to statewide recognition.
Fruit Valley Community Learning Center, Washington Elementary, McLoughlin and Discovery middle schools and Vancouver iTech Preparatory will pilot new software.
We have good news! Vancouver Public Schools is launching a new electronic flyer distribution tool called Peachjar. To view school-approved digital flyers, simply click the “Extra” button on your school’s website. You’ll find it located [...]
An award-winning, student-created mobile app is designed to aid efforts to prepare for disasters and crises.
A paraeducator, student success coordinator and four teachers are this month's winners.
The proposed new standards improve coherence, alignment and readability.
The new elementary school will serve students in kindergarten through fifth grade and will have an arts and innovation focus.
The public is invited to preview the preliminary architectural designs of Marshall Elementary, McLoughlin Middle School and Lieser Campus at an open house on Wednesday, Jan. 24, from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Attendees will be [...]
At 17, Rachel Friesen has soared to a major accomplishment.
Current fifth-graders can apply to attend an arts school or a school focused on science, technology, engineering and math. Enrollment begins with the 2018-19 school year. Find out how to apply!
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.
Vancouver Public Schools announced today that Dr. Michael Stromme, the superintendent of Washougal School District since July 2015, plans to rejoin the VPS executive team as associate superintendent for administrative services. The job change is [...]
High school senior and Careers in Education student Scully Falcon-Rosas, center, reads to students in Carol Patrick's class at Ogden Elementary. “She’s really nice and she knows how to work with kids," said [...]