All children have a right to a free public education, regardless of their actual or perceived immigration or citizenship status or that of their parents. Education leaders, teachers, students, and families, have asked questions about guidance that was released by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) that limits immigration enforcement actions from occurring [...]
School and district communicators received six Publications and Electronic Media Awards and a Golden Achievement Award from the National School Public Relations Association.
“The first thing I do is check in with the parent to address their basic needs,” said Nicole Loran-Graham, coordinator of the mobile FCRC. “‘How are you doing? Have you eaten? How are you staying warm? Have you slept?’
Find out where kids can get free meals this summer!
Opportunities include camps, free meals, school-readiness events and more!
Current research suggests that over two months of student math skills are lost over the summer. In addition it can take up to two months from the first day of school for student's brain development to get back on track. Summer is an especially important time to work with students that struggle in math to [...]
Planning is underway for the first phase of several construction projects. Find out the timeline for construction.
The show "13 Reasons Why" has started many conversations about suicide and mental health. Find resources for responding to children and teens on this topic.
Seniors, it's that time of year, please do the Senior Exit Survey. Home Connection Senior Exit Survey Virtual Learning Academy Senior Exit Survey
How can students who currently live outside of Vancouver Public Schools' boundaries attend a VPS school next year? Learn the steps to request a transfer.
A visit to Glacier National Park was the inspiration for an award-winning essay by Ryan Welch, an 8th-grader at Vancouver Home Connection. Welch earned first place for 8th-grade at the local, state and Northwest Regional level of the 2017 American History essay contest, sponsored by Daughters of the American Revolution. Welch was recognized with certificates, [...]