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 [...]
by Traci Chun | Teacher Librarian | Skyview High School Shh! Shh! Shh! Gone are the days of the library being a silent space filled with books and a shushing librarian. Today’s libraries are filled with technology, innovation, learning, and yes, books. As information is shared globally with only a few keystrokes, the need [...]
by Eric Bindewald | Teacher Librarian | Sacajawea Elementary School Marshall accidentally “buzzed in” due to the adrenaline rush that took control of his pointer finger. Teammates turned to Marshall with bated breath while he stared at the emcee as though he was just caught peeing in the library. The five seconds of silence seemed [...]
All third- through eighth-grade VPS students are invited to participate in this fun, free program. Find out how to enroll.
Opportunities include camps, free meals, school-readiness events and more!
This summer, artists may participate in a variety of activities, including dance, acting, music and the visual arts. All opportunities are taught by certified teachers and are offered free to students currently enrolled in Vancouver Public Schools.
This summer, budding artists may participate in a variety of activities, including dance, acting, music and the visual arts.
April 20 – 2-hour early release for parent conferences
April 21 – No school today for middle school and high school students due to parent conferences.
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 [...]
Dear Alki Families: As we move through our year we are continuing to focus on our School Improvement Plan which is based on the following seven Turnaround Principles: Strong Leadership Staff evaluation and professional development Expanded time for student learning and teacher collaboration Rigorous, aligned instruction Use of data for school improvement and instruction Safety, [...]