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.
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!
Find out how Minnehaha Elementary will benefit from a bond measure.
Minnehaha Elementary teacher Amy Cameron was named K103 Portland's Educator of the Week!
How a casual summer afternoon became a day that third-grade teacher Scott Van House and his sister—or the child whose life they saved—would never forget.
A Broader, Bolder Approach to Education today released a case study about Vancouver Public Schools. Developed over the past year, the case study highlights the district's Family-Community Resource Centers, known as FCRCs, and work with local partners to remove poverty-created barriers to learning among more than half of VPS' 23,500 students.
VPS’ elementary schools have partnered with the district’s communications office to embark on a redesign of all elementary school websites.
You can find a bully anywhere. It’s hard to stop them. It’s even harder to change a school’s culture. But students and staff members at Minnehaha Elementary School are working to do both. Helping set [...]
Six employees were selected for the January 2015 recognition. They were honored at the Jan. 27 school board meeting. Pictured from left to right are: Stephanie Kennedy, teacher, Minnehaha and Lake Shore elementary schools Stephanie Jakubek, counselor, Skyview [...]
Nine Vancouver schools earned the Energy Star for their contributions to protecting the environment through energy efficiency.