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.
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 [...]
Due to weather-related school closures in December 2016, the following designated snow-replacement days have been added to the school calendar: Monday, June 19, 2017 (full day) Tuesday, June 20, 2017 (two-hour early release) Wednesday, [...]
It's time to sign up for kindergarten for the 2017-18 school year!
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This summer, budding artists may participate in a variety of activities, including dance, acting, music and the visual arts.