Students will have a second opportunity to apply for the International Baccalaureate and Science, Math and Technology programs, as well as for Vancouver iTech Preparatory.
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.
The district is asking for input from district families, staff and community members.
Almost 60 students from Vancouver Public Schools medaled in the state competition.
The project-based learning school for approximately 500 students will focus on arts and innovation.
Four teachers and a paraeducator received Excellence Awards this month.
All proceeds support FFA and programs that teach kids job skills.
As a result of feedback, Vancouver Public Schools will provide Chromebooks instead of iPads to high school students.
VPS is the third recipient of the award, and the first recipient from Washington state.
VPS is one of 623 districts across the nation and one of just five in Washington state to be recognized.