All schools will be closed on Wednesday, Feb. 21, due to weather. All after-school and evening activities, sports, performing arts and building rental activities are also canceled. Find more weather-related information. The Jim Parsley Community [...]
After-school and evening activities are canceled today, Feb. 20, for VPS elementary, middle and high schools. Exceptions are optional practices until 4 p.m. for Skyview basketball, Columbia River basketball and Skyview Stormbots. Schools that typically [...]
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: Cook up some reading [...]
What does a school counselor do? The answer may surprise you.
We have good news! Vancouver Public Schools is launching a new electronic flyer distribution tool called Peachjar. To view school-approved digital flyers, simply click the “Extra” button on your school’s website. You’ll find it located [...]
I recently had a 5th grade class in the makerspace for a project in which the theme was, "How do you make your own fun"? I challenged this class to create a game from [...]
The proposed new standards improve coherence, alignment and readability.
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: Celebrate 2018 with literacy [...]
Current fifth-graders can apply to attend an arts school or a school focused on science, technology, engineering and math. Enrollment begins with the 2018-19 school year. Find out how to apply!
This month's winners include a principal, paraeducator, two teachers and two interpreters.