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Jun 2016

Grant will help provide space for reduced class sizes

2016-06-03T07:54:36+00:00 June 3rd, 2016|

Vancouver Public Schools was selected to receive a $43 million grant from the Office of the Superintendent of Public Instruction. The grant will be used to build and expand classrooms to make kindergarten through third-grade class sizes smaller.

May 2016

Roosevelt Elementary celebrates International Friendship Day

2016-05-23T15:08:30+00:00 May 23rd, 2016|

They hail from 47 different countries and speak 25 different languages, but they all have one thing in common—friendship. They are the students of Eleanor Roosevelt Elementary School, and they will celebrate International Friendship Day with an all-school assembly on June 10.

Feb 2016

National case study features school district’s resource centers

2016-10-27T15:59:48+00:00 February 23rd, 2016|

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.