Deadline to turn in school levy election ballots is Feb. 12

Ballots are due on Tuesday for Vancouver Public Schools’ levy election. Two levies—an  education and operations levy and a technology levy are on the ballot. These levies are not new taxes. They will replace the levies expiring this year. Voters should vote both sides of the ballot. Ballots can be dropped in the mail (no [...]

2019-02-08T09:40:55-07:00February 8th, 2019|Categories: Storm news|

Time to apply for specialized programs and schools

VPS students can participate in magnet programs and programs of choice that allow them to pursue their unique interests. From the arts and STEM to welding, medicine, cooking and blended learning, there's something for everyone. Find out how to apply.

2019-03-14T12:01:47-07:00January 8th, 2019|Categories: Storm news|

Vancouver voters to consider two replacement levies | Español | Русский | Chuukese

These levies are not new taxes. If approved, they would replace existing levies that expire at the end of 2019.

2018-12-17T08:49:07-07:00December 10th, 2018|Categories: Storm news|

Working to help all VPS students be “Future Ready” one library at a time!

by Traci Chun | Teacher Librarian | Skyview High School You may have heard the term “Future Ready” or thought about what schools are doing to help support students for future careers and industries. Future Ready Schools is a national effort to provide students with digital learning opportunities and help move school districts toward preparing [...]

2019-03-08T09:27:15-07:00December 10th, 2018|Categories: Librarian blog|

Blended learning: Student tested, teacher approved

  Since its introduction nearly seven years ago, Vancouver Public Schools’ one-to-one technology program has expanded to provide digital tools to all students in grades three through 12. Training and professional development for teachers and administrators are major components of VPS’ successful one-to-one technology program. Instructional technology facilitators—teachers on special assignment—lead the work to ensure [...]

2018-12-10T11:29:33-07:00December 10th, 2018|Categories: Storm news|