Fourteen members of Vancouver Public Schools' facility support services department, which maintains school buildings and grounds, were honored at the department's annual seminar on June 29.
This month's winners include a teacher, counselor, custodian, clerk, human resource specialist and budget analyst.
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.
Under Steve Horton's leadership, the school’s Environmental Club has directed a drastic reduction in waste over the past 12 years.
Meet the four staff members who were selected by a committee of their peers to receive Employee Excellence Awards in January 2017.
Learn about the bond measure that will appear on the Feb. 14, 2017, special election ballot.
In addition to every school in the district, support facilities will be upgraded with funds from a bond measure.
Since the initial testing, the district has been diligent in testing additional water sources at every school and other district facilities as an added precaution.
Summer is one of the busiest times for the district's maintenance staff. Read about what they've been up to while school's out.
VPS employees who belong to Service Employees’ International Union, Local 925, donated approximately 400 pounds of food and hygiene items for the district’s Family-Community Resource Centers.
Nine Vancouver schools earned the Energy Star for their contributions to protecting the environment through energy efficiency.