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Jun 2022

2022 Summer arts workshops | Talleres Artísticos Gratuitos en el Verano | Бесплатные летние занятия по искусству

2022-06-15T14:51:18-07:00June 15th, 2022|Elementary schools, Español, Homepage lead story, Secondary schools (6-12), Summer|

This summer, artists may participate in a variety of activities, including dance, acting, music and the visual arts. All opportunities are offered free to students currently enrolled in Vancouver Public Schools.

Jan 2022

Revised equity policy reflects feedback from community | Español | Русский | Fóósun Chuuk

2022-01-21T09:03:09-08:00January 14th, 2022|School news|

The policy will go to the board of directors on Feb. 8 for final approval.

Jan 2022

Apply for Vancouver Public Schools’ secondary magnet programs and programs of choice beginning Jan. 5

2022-01-10T11:19:18-08:00January 4th, 2022|Programs of Choice, Secondary schools (6-12)|

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.

Nov 2021

Get free food for VPS families | Español | Русский | Fóósun Chuuk

2021-11-08T12:46:28-08:00November 4th, 2021|2021-22 school year, Family-Community Resource Center, Nutrition Services, VPS in the news|

Families can find free food at several locations.

Mar 2020

Read Across America Celebrations!

2020-03-27T21:01:30-07:00March 5th, 2020|Librarian blog|

Libraries have participated in Read Across America since its inception in 1997 by the National Education Association as a celebration to encourage and inspire children to read. At first it was observed the school day closest to March 2nd, which is the birthday of Dr. Seuss. It grew to a week and then a year-round program and has evolved to be a much more [...]

Nov 2019

News from the Principal, November 2019

2019-11-12T12:46:07-08:00November 12th, 2019|School news|

Parents and guardians, Two full months under our belt and significant student learning is starting to happen. Our hope is that your child comes home every day having spent a great amount of time reading, writing, thinking and discussing various topics in all their classes. Creating life-long learners is no easy task but we’re fortunate for the opportunity to guide your children for 180 days [...]

Aug 2019

Reading for fun is important!

2019-10-31T11:09:21-07:00August 15th, 2019|Librarian blog|

School is a place to learn to read and also to read to learn. Students begin learning letters and sounds and by the time they are through the primary grades they are reading longer passages and beginning to understand that reading is a skill they will need in all subject areas. Sometimes students begin to feel frustrated when they can’t keep up or the content [...]

Jan 2019

Principal’s corner: June 2020

2020-08-26T12:54:31-07:00January 28th, 2019|School news|

Welcome back and happy new year! We anticipate an action packed year with great things happening every day at Thomas Jefferson. There are currently 865 students enrolled in our school which allows for countless opportunities for meaningful learning experiences on a daily basis. Our two focus elements are creating an intentional climate and culture and providing high quality instruction in every class. Student [...]

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