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Aug 2016

Fresh fruit and vegetable program returns to five VPS schools

2017-01-23T12:38:51+00:00 August 12th, 2016|

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 [...]

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.