Announcing two new elementary choice schools: VITA and RBG. Applications are being accepted.
Congratulations to the recipients of the January 2023 Excellence Awards!
This year, all second through fifth grade students will have an opportunity to visit this new school and learn more about the community they live in.
See first day of school pictures from around the district!
Thank you to our students, families and staff for your collaboration and contributions to a successful school year!
Meet some of VPS' newest staff members.
Results showed that radon levels are below the Environmental Protection Agency’s limit.
Do you want your child to learn to speak and read in Spanish and English? If your child will be in kindergarten in the 2022-23 school year, enroll them in the Spanish/English dual language program.
VPS has been testing for and lowering lead levels in school water since 2016 following Environmental Protection Agency standards. Now, the state of Washington has set a new standard.
Meet some of Team VPS' newest members!
See how VPS schools celebrated National Hispanic Heritage Month!
Meet some of the newest members of Team VPS!
VPS welcomed 17 new educators to the district this month.
Welcome to some of the newest members of #TeamVPS!
Beginning in fall 2020, this new preschool at Ogden Elementary will serve students of all abilities. Apply by July 10!
Work continues on school bond projects. Here's the latest on all of the projects to date.
The number of National Board–certified educators in VPS is now 148.
A physical therapist assistant, two teachers and two counselors are the recipients of this month's awards.
Fifteen Vancouver students qualified for the National History Bee. Seven also qualified for the U.S. Geography Olympiad.
Two teachers, a building operator, a secretary and a paraeducator are this month's winners.
To reduce class sizes in kindergarten through third grades, the district will construct new classrooms at five schools beginning in fall 2018.
Two teachers, a paraeducator, a teacher mentor and a mental health specialist are this month's winners.
Approximately 60 elementary and middle school students from Vancouver Public Schools made the cut for the National History Bee.
Learn about the district's three language programs. Applications are now being accepted for incoming kindergartners.
This year's group of National Board-certified teachers is the district's largest.
A paraeducator, student success coordinator and four teachers are this month's winners.
Class-size reductions, playground improvements and turf field installations are among the upcoming projects.
The organizations have collaborated to offer after-school soccer and basketball programs in both school districts.
The tour will provide an in-depth look at Hudson’s Bay High School and Harney Elementary School.
Construction and repair projects for summer 2017 have been scheduled, with funding provided by the bond measure that local voters approved in February 2017.
Harney Elementary will receive upgrades such as new classrooms and a new Family-Community Resource Center.
Fourth-grade teacher Bernardo Rodriguez didn't mind getting a little wet at the Harney Elementary School carnival. He willingly sat under a dangling water balloon while students lined up for a chance to hit a [...]
Attention, parents of fifth-graders who will attend Discovery Middle School next year! Discovery's fifth-grade parent night is Thursday, June 2, at 6 p.m.
With a flick of a scarf and a do-si-do, hundreds of elementary and middle school students took the stage on Feb. 16 for Vancouver Public Schools' 19th annual Dance Festival.
A Broader, Bolder Approach to Education today released a case study about Vancouver Public Schools. Developed over the past year, the case study highlights the district's Family-Community Resource Centers, known as FCRCs, and work with local partners to remove poverty-created barriers to learning among more than half of VPS' 23,500 students.
Four employees were selected for the January 2016 recognition: Debi Carsten, Lucy Estrada-Guzman, Jim O’Banion and Tavia Quaid.
Wen-Shun Chen’s Franklin Elementary classroom looks like many other elementary classrooms in Vancouver Public Schools.