Meet award-winning School Psychologist Paulette Selman and learn about her role.
If your child was too young to begin kindergarten this fall, they may be eligible to start school in February 2021. Find out how.
Beginning in fall 2020, this new preschool at Ogden Elementary will serve students of all abilities. Apply by July 10!
An agreement among Vancouver Public Schools and 13 local organizations to establish full-service community schools recently received a boost.
In just five years, Ogden Elementary Secretary Traicy Brent has quickly distinguished herself as a talented professional.
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 nurse, teacher, family-community resource coordinator, theater manager and principal are this month's Excellence Awardees.
Two paraeducators and three teachers are this month's recipients.
Two clerks, two teachers and a teacher-librarian are this month's winners.
The community is invited to say goodbye to two longtime Vancouver school buildings and celebrate the kickoff of construction on one of the schools at several upcoming events.
Four teachers and a paraeducator received Excellence Awards this month.
This month's awardees include a secretary, paraeducator, teacher, occupational therapist and mental health specialist.
Every Friday before school begins, students at Ogden Elementary meet for Kindness Club.
In Vancouver Public Schools, we believe that emotional intelligence is something to be cultivated and embraced.
This month's winners include two teachers, a school psychologist, FCRC coordinator and secretary.
This month's winners include two teachers, two custodians and an associate principal.
A large crowd turned out to celebrate Ogden's next step!
Ogden Elementary School will be completely rebuilt thanks to a bond measure that voters approved in 2017.
Two teachers, a paraeducator, a teacher mentor and a mental health specialist are this month's winners.
This month's winners include two teachers, two district resource officers and a specialist in the human resources department.
The assignment was just one project students have explored in their school’s makerspace.
See how the themes of community, collaboration and sustainability are displayed in the plans.
The public is invited to see the final design of Ogden Elementary School at an open house on Thursday, March 8, from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. A virtual tour of the new school will simulate [...]
This month's winners include a principal, paraeducator, two teachers and two interpreters.
Class-size reductions, playground improvements and turf field installations are among the upcoming projects.
Preliminary designs of the new school incorporate community and child-friendly spaces.
The new Peter S. Ogden Elementary won't open until fall 2019, but the public is invited to a preview of the future school. Preliminary architectural designs will be unveiled at an open house on Thursday, [...]
In the five-and-a-half months since local voters approved the bond measure to rebuild or upgrade every single school in the district, VPS has been hard at work fulfilling its promise to taxpayers.
Learn about Ogden's new makerspace, which has expanded opportunities for hands-on learning.
Mangos, blackberries, rainbow carrots, mini sweet peppers and star fruit are a sampling of the fresh fruits and vegetables students will be snacking on at five elementary schools in Vancouver Public Schools. VPS was awarded [...]
Eleven teams representing Eisenhower, Felida, Hazel Dell, Marshall, Ogden and Salmon Creek elementary schools matched literary wits in the fourth annual VPS Battle of the Books.
By collecting thousands of pounds of plastic film wrap, Vancouver schools learned about recycling in Clark County's 2016 Trex Plastic Wrap Collection Challenge.
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.
Planning teams of staff members and architects developed concepts and designs for a new, larger Ogden.
The district is embarking on a redesign of Ogden to address the building’s challenges. Nearly 70 people gathered at a March 9 symposium to discuss what the new school would be like.
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.
Vancouver Public Schools will present its 19th annual Dance Festival Tuesday, Feb. 16.
VPS’ elementary schools have partnered with the district’s communications office to embark on a redesign of all elementary school websites.