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 [...]
They come from 47 different countries and speak 25 different languages, but they all have one thing in common—friendship.
Find out where kids can get free meals this summer!
Opportunities include camps, free meals, school-readiness events and more!
Roosevelt Families, We are down to our last few weeks of the school year! As we near the end of June, we go back to the importance of attendance. Please help us continue good habits [...]
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 more time for younger students to enjoy family learning activities after the school day is over.