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Jun 2016

Grant will help provide space for reduced class sizes

2016-06-03T07:54:36+00:00 June 3rd, 2016|

Vancouver Public Schools was selected to receive a $43 million grant from the Office of the Superintendent of Public Instruction. The grant will be used to build and expand classrooms to make kindergarten through third-grade class sizes smaller.

Feb 2016

Education employees and volunteers are recognized as real heroes

2016-03-07T16:56:07+00:00 February 29th, 2016|

Educators and volunteers are being recognized from throughout the county by the local non-profit group Identity Clark County (ICC). The Real Heroes program honors exemplary educators as part of its Land Here, Live Here, Learn Here [...]

Feb 2016

National case study features school district’s resource centers

2016-10-27T16:01:40+00:00 February 23rd, 2016|

A Broader, Bolder Approach to Education today released a case study about Vancouver Public Schools. Developed over the past year, the case study highlights the district's Family-Community Resource Centers, known as FCRCs, and work with local partners to remove poverty-created barriers to learning among more than half of VPS' 23,500 students.