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)

Discovery M.S.
MYP Informationmyp ib 2014 6th Grade Community Service Form Click Here 7th Grade Community Service Form Click Here
parents students
VPS Staff Portal Staff Portal Link
Student iPad Boot Camps

Change your Words and Change Your World

Click here for Anti-Bullying Information for Students and Families!

School Day Schedule

Is it a Grey, Blue or White day?

Click Here!


Weather Related School Closure information.

Please click on your language:

 English  Spanish  Russian

Business Office Information

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.

Please Join Our Discovery PTSA!

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!

Please Bring In Box Tops!

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!

Welcome to Discovery!

February 2016 Events Calendar

8 One hour Early Release 2:30PM

8 PTSA Meeting 6PM

9 Special Election Day - Please Remember to Vote

15 President's Day No School

22 One Hour Early Release 2:30 PM

23 Parent Advisory Meeting 4-5:50PM

23-24 Music Dept Roadshow to Elementary Schools

25 Internation Night! 6-6:30 Free dinner, 6:30-7:30 Fun Family Activities!


3 Orchestra and Choir Concert 7PM Commons

10 Band Concert 7PM Gym


2016 VPS Magnet Programs Applications

Application link live starting January 12, 4 PM PST.
Current Vancouver Students Grades 5-11 may apply for one or more magnet programs.

Please use Google Chrome or Safari browsers when Applying. Internet Explorer WILL NOT WORK.   

NEW SPANISH TRANSLATION of APPLICATIONS-- There is a drop down menu in the upper right-hand corner of the online magnet application that will allow applicants to have the online magnet application translated in Spanish. This is the only translation available.

Discovery Middle School Announces:

For a limitied time only

PREVIOUS years YEARBOOKS for the School years

1996-97 through 2013-14



Makes a great Gift for that older brother or sister who went to Discovery or even your Parent if they were a Discovery Student!!


Only $10 EACH


Wildcat Sports!

Winter Sports Schedules!

Boys Basketball and Girls Bowling

All Winter Sports Schedules in one place

Girls may start clearing for Bowling Now!


Free Youth Community Heart Screening

February 20, 2016
Peace Health Southwest Heart and Vascular
Open to ages 12-18
Register Today!

Appointments are required
Space is limited
Walk-ins welcome based upon availability


Free Sports Physicals

Next day Jan 27th beginning at 8:30am

-First Come First Served-

Free Clinic of SW Washington

4100 Plomondon Street, Vancouver, 360-313-1390

Click here for More information!



Nurse's Corner

Click here for current information concerning your student's health!


LOOK HERE! Supply List 2015/16

2015-16 School Supply List!