In Vancouver Public Schools, we believe that emotional intelligence is something to be cultivated and embraced.
It’s a new way of asking students to flex their social and soft skills as they do independent and collaborative work.
Since its introduction nearly seven years ago, Vancouver Public Schools’ one-to-one technology program has expanded to provide digital tools to all students in grades three through 12. Training and professional development for teachers and [...]
To reduce class sizes in kindergarten through third grades, the district will construct new classrooms at five schools beginning in fall 2018.
Approximately 60 elementary and middle school students from Vancouver Public Schools made the cut for the National History Bee.
Class-size reductions, playground improvements and turf field installations are among the upcoming projects.
PTA and community partners make new Salmon Creek Elementary path a dream come true.
Construction and repair projects for summer 2017 have been scheduled, with funding provided by the bond measure that local voters approved in February 2017.
This month's winners represent Salmon Creek and Walnut Grove elementary schools and the facilities planning department!
Built in 2004, Salmon Creek Elementary will receive upgrades, thanks to a voter-approved bond measure.
Since the initial testing, the district has been diligent in testing additional water sources at every school and other district facilities as an added precaution.
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.
Bearing nine different types of succulent plants, Salmon Creek Elementary's new living wall is the culmination of months of hard work by the school's Green Team.
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.
Anderson, Chinook, Felida, Hazel Dell, Lake Shore, Sacajawea and Salmon Creek elementary students recently participated in the annual Fire Safety Poster Contest.
In March, the district conducted an informal online survey about district facilities needs. More than 1,500 respondents—parents, students, staff members and the community—told VPS how its buildings could be improved. King Elementary School, built [...]
With a team name that is probably deserving to be a title of its own a popular fictional book, a group of Felida Elementary students won the city-wide Battle of the Books May 30 at [...]
The uptick in natural disasters over the last 30 years has challenged future scientists and engineers to develop ways to prepare for and manage the fallout from future incidents. But first they have to master [...]