All children have a right to a free public education, regardless of their actual or perceived immigration or citizenship status or that of their parents. Education leaders, teachers, students, and families, have asked questions [...]
Day camps around the Greater Portland–Vancouver metro area Day camps offer students a chance to expand their horizons, meet new friends and try fun activities. There are a number of day [...]
Students in sixth through eighth grades next school year will design, build and program robots, as well as work collaboratively to solve technical problems.
Construction and repair projects for summer 2017 have been scheduled, with funding provided by the bond measure that local voters approved in February 2017.
How can students who currently live outside of Vancouver Public Schools' boundaries attend a VPS school next year? Learn the steps to request a transfer.
Spring Smarter Balanced Assessment to Begin! As we enter the month of May, we also enter into the time we are asked to have all of our 3rd, 4th, and 5th grade students take [...]
Our recent literacy night, Camp Read-a-Lot, was a huge success! Thanks to all who came and all who prepared and presented. Participants played games, ate food, read around the campfire, took a reading pledge and [...]
Second graders were excited by a visit from the police. Officers came by and talked about safety and let kids explore some of their vehicles. Students each received a book after hearing a read aloud. We're thankful [...]
New homework guidelines for Vancouver Public Schools will allow time for younger students to enjoy family learning activities after the school day is over.
Attention all current 4th-grade students! Sign up now to participate in the VPS 2017-18 instrumental program. We are excited to announce a new instrumental program for next year's 5th-grade students! All currently enrolled 4th-grade students [...]
Building Readers provides the guidance, steps to take, specific direction and concrete recommendations that parents need to help their kids learn to read, and to read more proficiently. In this issue: Improve your child's reading [...]