This month's recipients include a paraeducator, family-community resource coordinator, teachers and a data strategist.
Please join us as we celebrate our newest schools!
VPS welcomed 17 new educators to the district this month.
Welcome to some of the newest members of #TeamVPS!
This certification signifies that these educators have met the highest standards in their profession.
A nurse, teacher, family-community resource coordinator, theater manager and principal are this month's Excellence Awardees.
Two clerks, two teachers and a teacher-librarian are this month's winners.
Families of students from 11 schools may be contacted.
Two teachers, a building operator, a secretary and a paraeducator are this month's winners.
Fourteen student-musicians were selected for the Washington Music Educators Association's bands, choirs and orchestras.
This month's winners are a bus driver, clerk, secretary, teacher and school psychologist.
Find out what the staff and students had to say about the future of their schools!
Both schools will be completely rebuilt in the next few years.
Take a virtual tour of the new schools!
Approximately 60 elementary and middle school students from Vancouver Public Schools made the cut for the National History Bee.
This year's group of National Board-certified teachers is the district's largest.
Fruit Valley Community Learning Center, Washington Elementary, McLoughlin and Discovery middle schools and Vancouver iTech Preparatory will pilot new software.
The public is invited to preview the preliminary architectural designs of Marshall Elementary, McLoughlin Middle School and Lieser Campus at an open house on Wednesday, Jan. 24, from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Attendees will be [...]
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.
Three teachers, a registrar and an associate principal are this month's winners.
This year was full of wonder, respect and gratitude.
Congratulations to the winners of the November 2016 Employee Excellence Awards!
Students from Hudson's Bay High School recently completed a pilot program that positions them as leaders in the cycling community.
Two McLoughlin Middle School seventh-graders nabbed the silver medal in the BitOlympics, an international electronic building block competition.
Let’s go back to the year 1956. Eisenhower was in the White House. “Heartbreak Hotel” topped the charts. America’s Oldest Teenager Dick Clark picked up a gig hosting “American Bandstand.” A loaf of bread cost about 18 cents.
Following an April 13 symposium to gather ideas for a new McLoughlin Middle School that would help the school overcome its facility-related challenges, planning teams of staff members and architects translated the key themes into architectural concepts and designs.
Today, McLoughlin Middle School is a diverse, vibrant school. But the school faces significant challenges in its facility.
They came, they saw, they conquered history and geography—the History Bee and U.S. Geography Olympiad, that is.
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.
Five Vancouver Public Schools teachers earned National Board Certification in 2015, demonstrating the knowledge and skills necessary to prepare students for 21st-century careers.
Meet McLoughlin Middle School District Resource Officer Jonathan Lawrence.
Vancouver Public Schools is one of eight Future Ready districts featured in a set of professional learning resources recently released by the U.S. Department of Education.
This year, VPS students in sixth through 12th grades are using iPads or laptops, thanks to a 2013 community-approved technology levy.
In April, 150 education leaders from across the nation converged in Vancouver to learn about the district’s weLearn 1:1 technology initiative. The conference, hosted by the nonprofit Digital Promise’s elite League of Innovative Schools, featured [...]
Wen-Shun Chen’s Franklin Elementary classroom looks like many other elementary classrooms in Vancouver Public Schools.