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Summer and fall 2018 construction and upgrades

Groundbreakings kick off construction Over the past four months, groundbreaking ceremonies for Marshall and Ogden elementaries, McLoughlin Middle School and Vancouver iTech Preparatory kicked off construction work to rebuild those schools from the ground up. Pending unforeseen delays, Marshall and Ogden are projected to open in fall 2019, with iTech following in [...]

2018-10-17T12:01:22+00:00October 17th, 2018|School news|

Find innovation in your library

by Traci Chun | Teacher Librarian | Skyview High School Shh! Shh! Shh!  Gone are the days of the library being a silent space filled with books and a shushing librarian. Today’s libraries are filled with technology, innovation, learning, and yes, books. As information is shared globally with only a few keystrokes, the need [...]

2018-10-12T12:53:23+00:00September 27th, 2018|Librarian blog|

Battle of the Books creates powerful readers

by Eric Bindewald | Teacher Librarian | Sacajawea Elementary School Marshall accidentally “buzzed in” due to the adrenaline rush that took control of his pointer finger. Teammates turned to Marshall with bated breath while he stared at the emcee as though he was just caught peeing in the library.  The five seconds of silence seemed [...]

2018-10-12T12:59:36+00:00September 17th, 2018|Librarian blog|

Pop-up food pantries scheduled Sept. 4-7 for VPS students and families | Español | Русский

Available food items will include snacks, breakfast items, bread and bagels, lunch items, fresh produce and more.

2018-09-04T16:08:00+00:00September 4th, 2018|School news|

Washington State 2018 Healthy Youth Survey

Our district is participating in the Washington State 2018 Healthy Youth Survey during fall 2018. The Healthy Youth survey includes questions related to physical activity and diet, unintentional and intentional injury, substance use, risk and protective factors, access to school-based services, and sexual behaviors, abuse and orientation. Survey results are used by schools, communities and [...]

2018-08-31T13:07:29+00:00August 31st, 2018|School news|
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