School news

Sep 2019

Water testing results at Chinook and Alki | Español | Русский

2019-09-20T11:22:56-07:00September 20th, 2019|School news|

Water testing for lead was recently completed at Chinook Elementary School and Alki Middle School. Results showed no elevated lead levels in the water sources we tested. If you have any questions, please call facility support services at 360-313-4777. Español Estimadas Familias de Chinook y Alki Recientemente se realizó una prueba para medir niveles de [...]

Jun 2019

Personnel changes announced for 2019-20

2019-06-03T08:59:21-07:00June 3rd, 2019|School news|

Positions originally identified as possible budget cuts preserved; associate principal moves Thanks to the availability of $6.5 million in one-time state levy equalization assistance and the use of $3.81 million in one-time money from district reserves, Vancouver Public Schools will preserve many of the positions originally identified as possible cuts in the 2019-20 school year. [...]

May 2019

Final VPS budget recommendations will preserve direct services to students

2019-05-24T09:23:27-07:00May 24th, 2019|School news|

A district advisory group is concerned, however, that the use of one-time money from the state and the district’s financial reserve will result in another large shortfall for 2020-21.