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Jun 2020

Vancouver Public Schools launches equity initiative | Русский | Español | Fóósun Chuuk

2020-06-16T16:16:48-07:00June 11th, 2020|Breaking news, Homepage lead story, VPS press releases|

Learn more about an equity initiative launch for the 2020-21 school year.

Jun 2020

We need your feedback about next school year (Español, русский, Fóósun Chuuk)

2020-06-19T16:06:14-07:00June 10th, 2020|Homepage lead story, VPS press releases|

Take the survey today to provide your feedback for a safe return to school.

Mar 2020

Coronavirus update: All VPS schools to close | Español | Русский | Chuukese

2020-04-03T12:58:31-07:00March 13th, 2020|Breaking news, Coronavirus, Emergency updates, Homepage lead story|

All VPS schools to close March 16 through April 24.

Mar 2020

Coronavirus update: March 12 | Русский | Chuukese

2020-03-12T17:22:53-07:00March 12th, 2020|Coronavirus, Homepage lead story|

As of today, Vancouver Public Schools’ students and staff will not travel to athletic competitions and activities being held in Oregon at least until after April 10. This is due to Oregon Gov. Kate Brown’s recent statewide ban on organized events with more than 250 people for four weeks. This announcement was in addition [...]

Mar 2020

Latest cancellations, postponed events

2020-03-13T10:42:54-07:00March 12th, 2020|Breaking news, Coronavirus, Homepage lead story|

Last updated 3/13/20 at 10:42 a.m. Please check back frequently as we are updating this document as we learn of more cancellations or events that will be postponed. Other event cancellations 3/14 SAT testing @ Fort Vancouver HS 3/19 Foundation for Vancouver Public Schools Luncheon 3/26- 31, Heritage Festival in Anaheim, California (SHS Choir, Orchestra) [...]

Jan 2020

Weather alert: 2-hour late start for Fri., Jan. 17

2020-01-17T15:40:32-08:00January 17th, 2020|School news|

All VPS schools are on a two-hour late start on Friday, Jan. 17. Buses are on regular routes but will arrive two hours later than usual. No morning preschool or other morning activities. Español Debido a las inclemencias del tiempo, todas las escuelas de “VPS” comenzarán 2 más tarde. Русский В связи с неблагоприятными погодными [...]

Apr 2019

Tell us about your school!

2019-04-11T13:18:43-07:00April 15th, 2019|Elementary schools, Secondary schools (6-12)|

Is your child excited to go to school? Do you feel welcome at your child's school? Does the school keep you well-informed about school activities? We're asking for your feedback about your child's school and want to hear your thoughts about important school characteristics including academic preparation, student support, family engagement, safety and accessibility of [...]

Feb 2018

Weather update: Feb. 20

2018-02-20T10:52:30-08:00February 20th, 2018|Breaking news, Weather updates|

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 end later in the day—Vancouver Flex Academy, Lieser Campus, Vancouver iTech Preparatory and Vancouver School of Arts and Academics—are closing [...]