The first day of school was a special occasion for the VPS staff, as well as for students and families. See our staff members' first-day photos here!
This year was full of wonder, respect and gratitude.
Fifteen Alki students from the leadership class and structured communication program worked through a series of warm-ups and stretches. Then they moved onto skills: those that can be used in soccer, like passing, as well as social skills that can be used off the pitch.
Construction and repair projects for summer 2017 have been scheduled, with funding provided by the bond measure that local voters approved in February 2017.
Under Steve Horton's leadership, the school’s Environmental Club has directed a drastic reduction in waste over the past 12 years.
A new boiler and HVAC system are coming to Alki.
Congratulations to Jennifer Chun! The Alki Middle School student is one of three finalists in the Washington State Panda Foundation's logo contest.
Two current VPS students and one VPS alum were honored by the Miss Clark County Scholarship Organization.
Students and staff members donated record amounts to the Foundation for Vancouver Public Schools in the nonprofit’s annual campaign.
Four employees were selected for the December 2015 recognition.
This year, VPS students in sixth through 12th grades are using iPads or laptops, thanks to a 2013 community-approved technology levy.
Nine Vancouver schools earned the Energy Star for their contributions to protecting the environment through energy efficiency.