Four teachers and a paraeducator received Excellence Awards this month.
All proceeds support FFA and programs that teach kids job skills.
Fifteen Vancouver students qualified for the National History Bee. Seven also qualified for the U.S. Geography Olympiad.
Three Vancouver School of Arts and Academics students are finalists in the Washington State Parent Teacher Association’s Reflections arts competition.
As a result of feedback, Vancouver Public Schools will provide Chromebooks instead of iPads to high school students.
Results of the second test showed that average levels at these three locations are now below the U.S. EPA's action level.
See renderings of the new classroom wing!
The following changes in administration will take place in August for the 2019-20 school year. These changes do not increase costs in the district’s administrative budget. Five central office administrative positions have been eliminated as [...]
All the honorees are students in Skyview High School’s Science, Math and Technology magnet program.
Any child who will be 5 years old on or before Aug. 31, 2019, is eligible to enter kindergarten this fall.
Families of students from 11 schools may be contacted.
VPS is the third recipient of the award, and the first recipient from Washington state.
VPS is one of 623 districts across the nation and one of just five in Washington state to be recognized.
This month's awardees include a secretary, paraeducator, teacher, occupational therapist and mental health specialist.
Update on radon testing at Hudson’s Bay High School, Lincoln Elementary and Vancouver School of Arts and Academics
We took immediate steps to improve ventilation in the affected areas and retested.
On March 15, a confrontation between three students at a Vancouver Public Schools middle school basketball tournament escalated into a disturbance that involved approximately 50 students, leading to the response of more than 30 [...]
Results showed no elevated radon levels at these 21 locations.
Every Friday before school begins, students at Ogden Elementary meet for Kindness Club.
Results showed no elevated radon levels at these 11 locations.
Routine radon testing was completed at GATE, Marshall and the Lieser Campus on Feb. 28, 2019. Radon is measured and reported in picocuries per liters of air (pCi/L). The U.S. EPA action level is [...]
The incident happened on Friday night at Gaiser Middle School and involved students from several district schools.
Didn’t get a chance to apply for a magnet program or program of choice? You’ll have a second chance to submit an application beginning Monday, March 18, 2019. Applications will be accepted for the [...]
Allison Blaine of Hudson’s Bay High School secured her second state championship in wrestling and Grace Gordon of Columbia River High School achieved a gold medal in gymnastics.
The show features award-winning artwork by students from Hudson's Bay High School, Vancouver School of Arts and Academics and Fort Vancouver High School Center for International Studies.
By the time she was in eighth grade, Kara Hecker had identified her dream job: school counseling.
Erin Ryan, a sophomore at Skyview High School, raised $212,000 to help find a cure for childhood cancer. She was inspired by the story of former Skyview student Trey Foote who died in 2006 from [...]
During the week of March 11-March 15, 2019, Vancouver Public Schools’ facility support crews will begin routine testing for radon. The testing will monitor radon levels in frequently occupied rooms including classrooms and offices [...]
Photo: Concept design of the new K-5 elementary school (back right), which will be built adjacent to the Fort Vancouver Regional Library Operations Center at Mill Plain Blvd. and Fort Vancouver Way. Your [...]
Thank you, voters | ¡Gracias, votantes! | Спасибо, избиратели! | Ach kapasen kinisou ngeni meinisin ekkewe aramas re úttút!
The education and operations levy passed with 64.49 percent support and the technology levy passed with 62.65 percent support.
In Vancouver Public Schools, we believe that emotional intelligence is something to be cultivated and embraced.
During the week of March 4-March 8, 2019, Vancouver Public Schools’ facility support crews will begin routine testing for radon.The testing will monitor radon levels in frequently occupied rooms including classrooms and offices that are [...]
Two teachers, a building operator, a secretary and a paraeducator are this month's winners.
During the week of February 25-March 1, 2019, Vancouver Public Schools’ facility support crews will begin routine testing for radon. The testing will monitor radon levels in frequently occupied rooms including classrooms and offices [...]
This is VSAA’s first yearbook award from the American Scholastic Press Association.
Due to a weather-related closure on Feb. 5, the following schedule will be in effect for the last week of the 2018-19 school year.
Vancouver Public Schools is anticipating a decline in student enrollment for the 2019-20 school year that will further compound a projected budget shortfall. The district’s enrollment analysis is consistent with projections independently gathered periodically by [...]
Voters approved levies for technology and education/operations, according to early election results.
All Friday, Feb. 8, after-school and evening activities will be held as scheduled. The Friday night (2/8/19) basketball game at Columbia River High School vs. WF West has been canceled. All weekend activities, athletic events [...]
Ballots are due on Tuesday for Vancouver Public Schools’ levy election. Two levies—an education and operations levy and a technology levy are on the ballot. These levies are not new taxes. They will replace the [...]
It’s a new way of asking students to flex their social and soft skills as they do independent and collaborative work.
All schools will be closed Tuesday, Feb. 5, due to icy conditions. All after-school and evening activities are canceled. Debido a las inclemencias del tiempo, todas las escuelas de “VPS” estarán cerradas 5/February/2019. Todas las [...]
All VPS schools are on a two-hour late start on Tuesday, Feb. 5. No morning preschool or other morning activities. UPDATE: Buses are on snow routes this morning. Find more weather-related information. Español 5 Febrero [...]
Anya Pavlovic Kain stayed busy with International Baccalaureate and Running Start classes and was president of Natural Helpers and a member of the Clark County Youth Commission.
In Vancouver Public Schools, three schools were exposure sites.
The two-story L-shaped building is projected to open in fall 2020.