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Deadline to turn in school levy election ballots is Feb. 12

Ballots are due on Tuesday for Vancouver Public Schools’ levy election. Two levies—an  education and operations levy and a technology levy are on the ballot. These levies are not new taxes. They will replace the levies expiring this year. Voters should vote both sides of the ballot. Ballots can be dropped in the mail (no [...]

2019-02-08T09:40:55+00:00February 8th, 2019|Trapper news|

Fort football moving to independent status

Translated letters about our football program can be found here: Español | Русский | Chuukese | The Fort Vancouver High School football program will move from Washington Interscholastic Activities Association 3A league ranking to independent status beginning next school year. The move is supported by WIAA and the 3A league. Independent status will allow the Fort football coaches to [...]

2019-01-30T12:56:44+00:00January 30th, 2019|Trapper news|

Time to apply for specialized programs and schools

VPS students can participate in magnet programs and programs of choice that allow them to pursue their unique interests. From the arts and STEM to welding, medicine, cooking and blended learning, there's something for everyone. Find out how to apply.

2019-01-16T09:24:15+00:00January 8th, 2019|Trapper news|

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

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

2018-12-17T08:49:07+00:00December 10th, 2018|Trapper news|

Blended learning: Student tested, teacher approved

  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 [...]

2018-12-10T11:27:23+00:00December 10th, 2018|Trapper news|

Prepare now for possible winter weather school closures

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 [...]

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