disco masthead logo Principal: Mark Cain   Address: 800 E 40th Street, Vancouver WA, 98663    Phone: 360-313-3300  FAX: 360-313-3301  Attendance: 360-313-3320

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It's a Discovery Thing!

Discovery in Winter

Discovery MS is an Official IB World School authorized by the International Baccalaureate Org (IBO)

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MYP Information myp ib 2014

Business Office Announcement!

At all VPS Middle School Business offices  Parents can now use their VISA, MasterCard, Discover or VISA Debit cards to pay for student fees and fines.

You may pay for Fines and certain Student Fees online. Click on Parent Access, log in and navigate to Student Fines and Fees. There is a $1.50 fee for online payments.


VPS Staff Portal

Staff Portal Link

Is it a Grey, Blue or White schedule day? Click Here!



Attendance Information

For School Closure information due to severe weather

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We can do more and You can help!

Please Join Our Discovery PTSA!

Click here for the Membership form--just print it out, fill it out and send it back to school with your check. Thanks!

We are here to help our great staff and our wonderful students with enrichment opportunities and volunteering in the building and at evening events. Thank you for helping us help our staff and students accomplish more!

Another Way you can Help!

Our Discovery PTSA is collecting Box Topsbox tops for Education. Just clip the Box Tops for Education labels from the products you already buy. Bring them to the school and drop in the box in front of the office. Each box top is worth 10 cents and they add up quickly!

Show your Spirit!

Disco Tee ShirtAre you interested in having a Discovery Wildcat Tee Shirt, Hoodie or Full Zip Sweat Shirt of your very own? If you are,  please click here for more information!

February/March Coming Events!


HOOPS FOR HEART! Click on Students Sign Up -Send out at least 5 e-mails to family and friends! No Donation Necessary-Earn Comunity Service time!

 Sign up on line For OUR Discovery Team

Top 2 Students collecting most $$ in donations get Tickets to the last Season Game of the Portland Trail Blazers vs the Utah Jazz April 11th!

Feb 26  Family Math and Lit Carnival
Feb 26-Mar 31 Spring Intramural Session!

Click Here for more Intramural information

              Click Here for Registration Form
Feb 27 Hoops for Heart- Bump Competition for students earning $5 or more in Donations!
Mar  5  Orchestra Concert 7 PM Commons
Mar 5-6 Read Across America Barnes and Noble 5-8PM
Mar  9  1 Hour Early Release 2:30 PM
Mar 10  Choir Concert 7 PM Commons
Mar 12  Band Concert 7 PM Gym

Discovery Sports

Young Champions Heart Screenings-

All students in Clark County ages 12-18 are eligible for these free screenings. Reservations are required.

Click here For more information

Boys Basketball started January 12

Boy's Baskeball Photo Orders are Due Thursday Feb 12 by the end of the day!! Remember that sports photo orders are a fundraiser for our Discovery ASB.

Girls Bowling Starts Feb 10, Last Day to be Cleared Feb 12!

Bowliing Photos being taken on Feb 19. Orders are Due by Feb 24 end of day.


Winter Sport Schedules ~ Now Online!

Boys Basketball

Girls Bowling


High School Magnet Program info 2015-16

Attention 8th graders, their Parents and Guardians- Magnet Information Nights!

Click here -Online Magnet Applications for ALL Vancouver High School Magnet Programs


Columbia River - International Baccalaureate

January 12 @ Columbia River HS

VSAA- Arts and Academics

January 13 @ VSAA

iTech - Science, Math, Technology and Engineering

Feburary 10th or
February 19 @ Jim Parsley Center

Vancouver Flex Academy- Blended Learning Formerly Lewis and Clark HS

February 12 @ Lewis and Clark HS

Fort Vancouver- Medical Arts, Center for International Studies

February 17 at Fort Vancouver HS

Hudson's Bay- ACES-Architecture,Construction and Environmental Services

February 18 @ Hudson's Bay HS

Skyview -

February 25 @ Skyview HS
AVID - Advancement Via Individual Determination - At All High Schools

IB and VSAA Applications are due Feb. 9th

All other HS Magnet Applications are due March 6th

Supply List 2014/15

2014/15 School Supply List for Discovery Students


Immunization requirements 2014/15

All students in Washington at 11 years of age and entering 6 grade, are required by law to show proof of a Tdap (combination tetanus, diphtheria and pertussis) vaccination, if it has been 5 years or longer since receiving a tetanus containing vaccine (DTaP, DT or Td

*Remember to bring updated shot records to school as soon as possible.*Remember to bring updated shot records to school as soon as possible.