Bullying or any form of harassment in Vancouver Public Schools is not acceptable and will not be tolerated.
Our teachers and staff members are working hard to create a culture that is safe, supportive and respectful for all students. Behavior that infringes on the rights of others will be dealt with swiftly as directed by district policy.
A statement from the state superintendent assures that Washington schools will treat transgender students "consistent with the student's gender identity." Washington state law continues to protect transgender students from discrimination in school, in spite of a recent change in federal guidance on the matter. Read the full press release from the Office of Superintendent of [...]
Miss VanDamme's 7th grade Science students construct model DNA strands from marshmallows and licorice. Thymine, Adenine, Guanine, and Cytosine never looked so good.Great job!
Dear students, families and guardians, At Vancouver Public Schools, we work hard everyday to ensure that our schools are inviting, respectful and safe learning environments for each student. We want all children and their families to know they are valued members of our culturally rich and diverse learning community. To follow up previous communication [...]
Barring additional weather-related closures, the last day of school for students will be Wednesday, June 21.
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 about guidance that was released by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) that limits immigration enforcement actions from occurring [...]
Thank you, local voters!
Taking outreach services on the road has earned Vancouver Public Schools a Magna Awards 2017 Grand Prize, given by the National School Boards Association.
The construction schedule prioritizes eligibility for state assistance funding and completing projects on time and within budget.