School news

Dec 2018

Vancouver voters to consider two replacement levies | Español | Русский | Chuukese

2018-12-10T10:36:34+00:00December 10th, 2018|School news|

These levies are not new taxes. If approved, they would replace existing levies that expire at the end of 2019.

Dec 2018

Blended learning: Student tested, teacher approved

2018-12-10T11:26:19+00:00December 10th, 2018|School news|

  Since its introduction nearly seven years ago, Vancouver Public Schools’ one-to-one technology program has expanded to provide digital tools to all students in grades three through 12. Training and professional development for teachers and administrators are major components of VPS’ successful one-to-one technology program. Instructional technology facilitators—teachers on special assignment—lead the work to ensure [...]

Dec 2018

Prepare now for possible winter weather school closures

2018-12-05T09:15:56+00:00December 5th, 2018|School news|

Be ready Winter weather conditions can be difficult to predict, but there are a few steps you can take to prepare for possible school closures or delays. Make sure your contact information is up to date so the school staff can reach you if necessary. Know how to receive school closure information and where to [...]

Oct 2018

ALKI Fall Social Information for Students and Parents

2018-10-04T11:49:01+00:00October 4th, 2018|School news|

What is a Middle School Social? The Alki fall social is an all school event that includes; dancing, video games, open gym and snacks available for purchase. What does it Cost? The social is free to attend, but snacks are available for purchase from the PTSA. When is the Next Social? This year’s fall social [...]

Sep 2018

Washington State 2018 Healthy Youth Survey

2018-09-26T11:51:08+00:00September 18th, 2018|Counselors, Health, School news|

Our district is participating in the Washington State 2018 Healthy Youth Survey during fall 2018. The Healthy Youth survey includes questions related to physical activity and diet, unintentional and intentional injury, substance use, risk and protective factors, access to school-based services, and sexual behaviors, abuse and orientation. Survey results are used by schools, communities and [...]

Sep 2018

Pop-up food pantries scheduled Sept. 4-7 for VPS students and families | Español | Русский

2018-09-04T16:08:00+00:00September 4th, 2018|School news|

Available food items will include snacks, breakfast items, bread and bagels, lunch items, fresh produce and more.