Class-size reductions, playground improvements and turf field installations are among the upcoming projects.
One of the newest staff members at Hough Elementary is teaching kids how to be kind, develop empathy and show compassion.
The organizations have collaborated to offer after-school soccer and basketball programs in both school districts.
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!
Construction and repair projects for summer 2017 have been scheduled, with funding provided by the bond measure that local voters approved in February 2017.
It's time to sign up for kindergarten for the 2017-18 school year!
Meet the four staff members who were selected by a committee of their peers to receive Employee Excellence Awards in January 2017.
A secure entrance, Family-Community Resource Center, air conditioning and more: Learn how Hough Elementary will benefit from a bond measure.
Attention, parents of fifth-graders who will attend Discovery Middle School next year! Discovery's fifth-grade parent night is Thursday, June 2, at 6 p.m.
Jane Tesner Kleiner, a landscape architect, parent of a Hough student and founder of the school’s Green Team, received the 2016 Washington Association of School Administrators' Community Leadership Award for the Columbia River region.
Four employees were selected for the March 2016 recognition. They were honored at the March 22 school board meeting.
VPS’ elementary schools have partnered with the district’s communications office to embark on a redesign of all elementary school websites.
Vancouver Public Schools is one of eight Future Ready districts featured in a set of professional learning resources recently released by the U.S. Department of Education.
In April, 150 education leaders from across the nation converged in Vancouver to learn about the district’s weLearn 1:1 technology initiative. The conference, hosted by the nonprofit Digital Promise’s elite League of Innovative Schools, featured [...]
Discovery Middle School teacher Patrick Mahaney is interviewed for the U.S. Department of Education video project. "I am writing to inform you that the U.S. Department of Education selected your district to [...]
Vancouver Public Schools has announced several administrative changes for the 2015-16 school year. Personnel assignments are subject to final approval by the school board. At the district administrative office, Travis Campbell has been hired as [...]
Eisenhower, Harney and Hough elementary schools, as well as Vancouver School of Arts and Academics, were among the more than 400 schools statewide that earned Washington Achievement Awards for 2014. The recipients are among the [...]
“Remember your roots,” reads a tile placed along a gravel path behind Hough Elementary School. “Enjoy the view,” says another. Now, thanks to a community effort that transformed a section of the schoolyard into an outdoor learning lab, Hough students can do the former without having to journey far for the latter.