Secondary schools (6-12)

Stories about middle and high schools (6-12 grades) in Vancouver Public Schools.

Tell us about your school!

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 [...]

Second application period for magnet programs and programs of choice 2019

Didn’t get a chance to apply for a magnet program or program of choice? You’ll have a second chance to submit an application beginning Monday, March 18, 2019. Applications will be accepted for the following programs: ACES, grades 9-12, application period closes March 29 at 4 p.m. Careers in Education, grades 11-12, application period [...]

New turf fields coming to Columbia River, Fort Vancouver, Hudson’s Bay and Skyview high schools

Work is expected to be completed at all high school fields by fall 2018.

From student to teacher: Training the next generation

High school senior and Careers in Education student Scully Falcon-Rosas, center, reads to students in Carol Patrick's class at Ogden Elementary. “She’s really nice and she knows how to work with kids," said fifth-grader Jeremiah Miller. Careers in Education program of choice designed for future educators Elizabeth Janney’s first time in [...]

Immunization resources for families

All students attending Vancouver Public Schools 
during the 2017-18 school year must meet current immunization 
requirements or obtain a legal exemption.

School supply drive supports public school students

For many students' families, new school supplies are difficult or impossible to afford.