Magnet applications reopen for Flex Academy, Fort Vancouver & Skyview magnet programs and iTech Preparatory (incoming 9th & 10th graders). Some of our VPS Programs of Choice have reopened their application window for the 2021-22 school year. The 2nd round of magnet applications for the programs below will open 4/12/21 and close 4/30/21. Careers in [...]
Are you interested in becoming a lifeguard or developing new job skills? The Jim Parsley Community Center offers International Lifeguard Training to persons 15 years of age and older. If you want to be a *lifeguard, enroll in this class today. Students who successfully complete the course and are hired by VPS will have the $200 cost [...]
Learn what classes you need and how to register for classes in Vancouver Public Schools. VPS Counselor Brian Mathieson is joined by Jackie Gibbs and Mike Dillman to help walk students through how to select their classes for the upcoming school year.
This episode focuses on understanding the many different program choices students have starting in middle school. District guests include Career Connected Learning Coordinator, Tracey Scharmann, Counselor Jennifer Riordan and Skyview's Career Specialist Chris Erdman.
Calling all VPS Seniors interested in a career in the trades! Want to try a little bit of everything until you find your jam? Then this Apartment Maintenance Technician workshop for you! Students will receive job readiness training, tenant and fair housing overviews, and general maintenance instruction and demonstrations with hands on exercises from local [...]
Learn tips from the experts and build your confidence to support your student with college and career planning! This VIRTUAL Future Ready Workshop is designed just for you as a 6th thru 12th grade parent! Choose from a variety of informational sessions about college and career planning and get the guidance that you need! Register [...]
To qualify for the Balanced Man Scholarship, incoming students should submit an online application and be enrolled full-time at Washington State for the fall 2021 term. Applicants have no obligation to affiliate with or join SigEp to be eligible. This resource is intended to assist with college affordability while introducing students to campus life opportunities. [...]
The College Board is hosting four virtual college fairs that are designed for you to have real conversations with hundreds of colleges, admission reps, and current college students without leaving home. You can sign up to attend any event and more than one to explore colleges in each region across the nation. BigFuture Day Northeast [...]
Applying to college can seem daunting, and the prospect of paying for it can seem even more overwhelming. But it doesn’t have to be. The College Prep Scholars Program equips high-achieving high school juniors from low-income backgrounds with the knowledge, confidence, and resources to apply to top colleges. Why apply as a junior? Being a College Prep Scholar [...]
The Nikkei Alumni Association Scholarship is open to students of Japanese Ancestry attending the University of Washington. Applications are evaluated on academic achievement, financial need, and school/community service, especially to the Japanese-American community. Five awards will be granted ranging from $3,700 to $4,500 each. Contact Information: Scholarships@uwnikkeialums.org c/o Scholarship Chair, UW Nikkei Alumni Association,2703 36th Ave. SW. [...]