Class-size reductions, playground improvements and turf field installations are among the upcoming projects.
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!
Congratulations to Walnut Grove, Felida and Truman elementary schools!
No need to tell these kids about history. They're experts in it—and they've got the accolades to prove it!
Two teachers, two clerks, a secretary and a music specialist all received the final Excellence Award of the 2016-17 school year.
Seventeen elementary and middle school students from Vancouver Public Schools competed in the regional History Bee held at Columbia River High School.
It's time to sign up for kindergarten for the 2017-18 school year!
This month's winners represent Salmon Creek and Walnut Grove elementary schools and the facilities planning department!
To help Walnut Grove Elementary overcome its facility-related challenges, planning teams of staff members and architects have developed three architectural concepts and designs.
Things have changed a lot over the last 109 years. From a one-room schoolhouse, Walnut Grove has grown into a modern elementary school serving 770 students and 80 staff members.
By collecting thousands of pounds of plastic film wrap, Vancouver schools learned about recycling in Clark County's 2016 Trex Plastic Wrap Collection Challenge.
With a flick of a scarf and a do-si-do, hundreds of elementary and middle school students took the stage on Feb. 16 for Vancouver Public Schools' 19th annual Dance Festival.
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.
Walnut Grove Elementary teamed up with Clark County Public Health and the city of Vancouver to encourage kids to ride their bikes to school and arrive safely.
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 [...]
Walnut Grove Elementary teachers Wende Cayton and Kim Stringfellow are two very collaborative teachers. These team teachers use technology to support learning across both classrooms. Wende and Kim also collaborate with their fellow second-grade teachers [...]