The number of National Board–certified educators in VPS is now 148.
Two paraeducators and three teachers are this month's recipients.
Four teachers and a paraeducator received Excellence Awards this month.
Fifteen Vancouver students qualified for the National History Bee. Seven also qualified for the U.S. Geography Olympiad.
Families of students from 11 schools may be contacted.
This month's winners include two teachers, a school psychologist, FCRC coordinator and secretary.
Fourteen student-musicians were selected for the Washington Music Educators Association's bands, choirs and orchestras.
Approximately 60 elementary and middle school students from Vancouver Public Schools made the cut for the National History Bee.
This month's winners include two teachers, two district resource officers and a specialist in the human resources department.
“We’re like a family,” said senior Carmen Chacon of her peers in the Culinary Arts program.
A visual art specialist, custodian, teacher, clerk and teacher librarian are this month's winners.
This month's winners include a principal, paraeducator, two teachers and two interpreters.
This year was full of wonder, respect and gratitude.
Fifteen Alki students from the leadership class and structured communication program worked through a series of warm-ups and stretches. Then they moved onto skills: those that can be used in soccer, like passing, as well as social skills that can be used off the pitch.
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.
A new boiler and HVAC system are coming to Alki.
Congratulations to Jennifer Chun! The Alki Middle School student is one of three finalists in the Washington State Panda Foundation's logo contest.
Two current VPS students and one VPS alum were honored by the Miss Clark County Scholarship Organization.
Students and staff members donated record amounts to the Foundation for Vancouver Public Schools in the nonprofit’s annual campaign.
Four employees were selected for the December 2015 recognition.
This year, VPS students in sixth through 12th grades are using iPads or laptops, thanks to a 2013 community-approved technology levy.
Nine Vancouver schools earned the Energy Star for their contributions to protecting the environment through energy efficiency.