Three VPS students traveled in September to Washington, D.C., for leadership activities.
Jose Rangel—Joe as he’s known at school—loves working in the welding shop.
Noah Beltran, a recent graduate of Fort Vancouver High School Center for International Studies and former Clark College Running Start student, is one of only two Washington state students selected.
See the state champs from around the district!
Leadership, the students say, starts small.
The class is a pre-AP Spanish seminar taught entirely in Spanish, a language these students have been studying for years.
Work is expected to be completed at all high school fields by fall 2018.
Orpheus, a live event featuring honest, compelling, original stories, returns for the fifth year.
Congratulations to Fort Vancouver, Columbia River, Hudson's Bay and Skyview high schools and Vancouver School of Arts and Academics!
All proceeds support FFA and programs that teach kids job skills.
Two teachers, a certified occupational therapy assistant, a paraeducator and clerk are this month's winners.
“We’re like a family,” said senior Carmen Chacon of her peers in the Culinary Arts program.
This year's group of National Board-certified teachers is the district's largest.
High school senior and Careers in Education student Scully Falcon-Rosas, center, reads to students in Carol Patrick's class at Ogden Elementary. “She’s really nice and she knows how to work with kids," said [...]
Their writing appraises not only what their topics mean through the lens of identity, but also the social ramifications of their themes.
Students were selected from McLoughlin and Thomas Jefferson middle schools; Columbia River, Fort Vancouver, Hudson's Bay and Skyview high schools; and Vancouver School of Arts and Academics.
Horticulture students at the Center for International Studies and teacher Toree Hiebert are working to create a garden that will reflect the student body's many cultures.
Class-size reductions, playground improvements and turf field installations are among the upcoming projects.
Find out when and where commencements will take place.
This month's winners include a teacher, counselor, custodian, clerk, human resource specialist and budget analyst.
Three individual titles and one team championship were among the highlights of VPS' student-athletes' success at spring state tournaments.
Fort Vancouver High School alum Katie Brown, the 2014 Washington Teacher of the Year, took time to answer a few questions about her path to working in education. Plus, learn about Julie Pagel, the Fort teacher who inspired Brown.
The honorees were selected based on their performance and promise in the fields of science, math and technology.
Construction and repair projects for summer 2017 have been scheduled, with funding provided by the bond measure that local voters approved in February 2017.
Hudson’s Bay, Fort Vancouver, Columbia River and Skyview high schools and Vancouver School of Arts and Academics all won at least one gold medal.
Photo source: The Columbian Three teams from Fort Vancouver High School Center for International Studies took part in the Southwest Washington MESA Day competition at Washington State University Vancouver on April 15. [...]
Plan to do the plant sale circuit and check out all of the district's CTE programs and their unique offerings.
Pictured: front, Rebecca Batman; center, Karinna Aguas; back, Sharon Njoroge At 6:30 a.m., one hour before the school day would officially start, a small group of students gathered at Fort [...]
Musicians from around the district recently were honored for their talents.
See who placed in the top 10 at state in swimming, gymnastics, bowling and wrestling!
Representatives from Vancouver Public Schools recently were invited to the 2017 AASA National Conference on Education to share best practices with other educators
The top three competitors will advance to the state competition in Yakima, Washington, in March 2017.
This Wednesday, March 1, high school juniors throughout the district have the opportunity to take the Scholastic Aptitude Test during the school day. SAT School Day is offered to make the three-and-a-half-hour exam available to [...]
Watch Fort Vancouver High School seniors Maria Hernandez and Luna Garcia testify in support of an expansion of eligibility for the College Bound scholarship.
The funds will support students' learning and the overall school culture in a variety of ways.
Isabella Daltoso of Vancouver School of Arts and Academics is one of two top finishers in the Southwest Washington Regional Poetry Out Loud contest. Fort Vancouver High School senior Sullivan Gui also competed.
Vancouver School District’s magnet programs tempt middle, high school students with specialized studies, hands-on training
The Welding/Fabrication Technology program at Fort Vancouver High School is one of the options that students have to learn through doing and explore their unique interests.
Fort Vancouver High School seniors Luna Garcia and Maria Hernandez were selected to represent the Pacific Northwest at the Washington Youth Leadership Seminar.
Because local voters approved a bond measure in February, Fort Vancouver High School will receive a secure entrance, Family-Community Resource Center, new roof and many other upgrades.
Four employees were selected for the October 2016 Excellence Award recognition. They were honored at the Oct. 25 school board meeting.
Vancouver-area 7-Eleven franchisees recently contributed a total of $2,322 to the GEAR UP program at Fort Vancouver High School.
Seven alums of Vancouver and Fort Vancouver high schools were inducted into the school’s inaugural class of Distinguished Alumni.
The cheering was thunderous as seniors from Columbia River High School paraded down the halls of Eisenhower.
Students from all over Vancouver Public Schools represented the district and their individual schools at the 2016 spring state championships. Congratulations to all the participants!
She’s a champion for all students, a proponent of critical thinking and a fierce advocate for diversity. Bethany Rivard, the 2016 Teacher of the Year for the Educational Service District 112 region, has been a beloved educator at Fort Vancouver High School for nearly a decade.
The King Cubs college-prep soccer club, coached by Eddie Esparza, is learning important lessons about soccer and life.
By collecting thousands of pounds of plastic film wrap, Vancouver schools learned about recycling in Clark County's 2016 Trex Plastic Wrap Collection Challenge.