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VPS projects $14.3 million budget shortfall in 2019-20

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 [...]

February 15th, 2019|Categories: Budget news|

Open letter to the Legislature

Dear Legislators: In talking with colleagues and school board members across the state, I hear growing concern about the need for a strong commitment from elected officials to enact McCleary fixes that provide predictable and [...]

February 15th, 2019|Categories: VPS press releases|

VPS budget reductions

Vancouver Public Schools will need to address an $11.44 million budget shortfall forecast for the 2019-20 school year.

January 22nd, 2019|Categories: Budget news, Staff|

Time to apply for specialized programs and schools

VPS students can participate in magnet programs and programs of choice that allow them to pursue their unique interests. From the arts and STEM to welding, medicine, cooking and blended learning, there's something for everyone. Find out how to apply.

Dec. 6 negotiations update

Dear VPS families, To keep you informed during contract negotiations with the Vancouver Association of Educational Support Professionals, I am writing to let you know that the VPS and VAESP bargaining teams worked all day [...]

December 6th, 2018|Categories: Contract negotiations VAESP|