News to know: Free optional COVID-19 testing for staff members and current students, rental assistance, community invited to provide input on proposed equity policy, health curriculum introduction, review process begins for the Highly Capable program and more!
See how VPS schools celebrated National Hispanic Heritage Month!
Parents and guardians will receive information about the comprehensive sexual health curriculum presented to their children in class.
Teachers and administrators will begin identifying second through ninth grade students who may be eligible to participate in the program in the 2021-22 school year.
The district is developing an equity policy that will provide a roadmap for day-to-day operations, providing accountability and guidance for decision-making.
On Oct. 5, Vancouver Public Schools board members and Superintendent Jeff Snell joined contractors and architects to kick off the construction of the new Ruth Bader Ginsburg Elementary School with a groundbreaking ceremony. Site preparation [...]
News to know: Free optional COVID-19 testing and testing for athletics, rental assistance, community invited to provide input on proposed equity policy, Washington state Healthy Youth Survey, understanding financial aid and more.
Learn more about optional testing and testing for student-athletes.
If your family is at risk of eviction or needs help paying rent (including back rent), you may be eligible for new government funds that will be available on Monday, Oct. 18.
Parents and guardians of high school seniors: If your child plans on going to a community college, university, college or trade school after they graduate, you are probably thinking about how best to pay for it.
A walking path and butterfly garden at Lake Shore Elementary School are part of a larger plan to expand exercise, creative play and hands-on learning to the outdoors.
Please join us as we celebrate our newest schools!
Middle and high school students will have a chance to participate in the Washington State Healthy Youth Survey, beginning Oct. 11.
Recently updated state guidelines now require spectators to wear face coverings at outdoor events with 500 or more people in attendance. The new guidance includes spectators, event staff and school bands in the seating [...]
Sept. 10, 2021: Protestors convened this afternoon in front of Skyview despite the recent court injunction prohibiting disruptive activities near any Vancouver school.
Sept. 10, 2021: We are aware of two planned protests at Skyview for today despite the recent court injunction prohibiting disruptive activities near any Vancouver school.
News to know: Rental assistance, protests at Skyview High School, school volunteering resumes gradually, how families will be notified if there is a confirmed case and transitional kindergarten.
Lea este mensaje en Español. Прочитать данное сообщение по-русски. Ewe mwiicheichen aramas re kochufengen Skyview High School ar repwe pwáranó ar angangen úngeni On Sept. 2 and 3, community groups protested outside [...]
Disruptive protests near school campuses are prohibited.
Lea este mensaje en Español. Прочитать данное сообщение по-русски. Vancouver Public Schools values all of our volunteers, and we are grateful for their service to our students and staff. This year, we are [...]
Safety is a top priority for Evergreen and Vancouver public school districts. For several years, our districts have partnered with the Clark County Sheriff’s Office and Vancouver Police Department to provide school resource officers in [...]
Thank you for your understanding, flexibility and patience as we worked through the issues and challenges that go along with reopening schools in a large system.
If your elementary or middle school child will ride a bus to school, they may be picked up earlier or dropped off later. In addition, start and end times for middle schools and Lincoln and Minnehaha elementary schools will change to 9:15 a.m. to 3:45 p.m.
Get info on rental assistance, immunization and more back-to-school details.
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Families who meet certain income guidelines are still encouraged to complete an application for free or reduced-price meals.