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 [...]
Beginning Tuesday, Jan. 12, at 4 p.m. PST, current fifth-grade students will have the opportunity to apply for entrance to Vancouver School of Arts and Academics and/or Vancouver iTech Preparatory. For admitted students, enrollment will begin [...]
Day camps around the Greater Portland–Vancouver metro area Day camps offer students a chance to expand their horizons, meet new friends and try fun activities. There are a number of day [...]
Join us Thursday, June 2nd from 5:30-7pm. Pick up your free book, make a s'mores snack, snap a pic at the photo booth, and then snuggle up with your pillow and blankets to kick off [...]
Want to read some great books and earn some cool prizes? Check out these local summer reading programs. Fort Vancouver Regional Library click here to log your reading minutes online Barnes & Noble click [...]
Students in sixth through eighth grades next school year will design, build and program robots, as well as work collaboratively to solve technical problems.
Did you know your child can access some Smarter Balance Assessment practice tests from home (refer to the instructions below)? Please encourage your child to take the practice tests, so that they can become familiar [...]
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.
Hello Minnehaha Families, This past week we celebrated our various staff and employee groups with a weeklong Staff Appreciation Week. Staff members were celebrated throughout the week in various ways – treats, lunches, snacks, [...]
New homework guidelines for Vancouver Public Schools will allow time for younger students to enjoy family learning activities after the school day is over.
Minnehaha Parents & Families, Welcome Spring! I hope you are enjoying the return of longer days, drier (hopefully!) weather, greener grass, and blooming flowers! As we begin this final stretch of the year, I wanted [...]