school news

Apr 2017

Last day of school year is June 21 | Español | Русский | Chuukese

April 11th, 2017|school news|

Due to weather-related school closures in December 2016, the following designated snow-replacement days have been added to the school calendar: Monday, June 19, 2017 (full day) Tuesday, June 20, 2017 (two-hour early release) Wednesday, June 21, 2017 (two-hour early release and the last day of school, barring additional weather-related closures for the remainder of [...]

Mar 2017

Principal’s Corner

March 31st, 2017|Principal's corner, school news|

Hello Discovery Parents and Families, Spring vacation is next week! While I am hopeful we will start to see some sunshine and the trees starting to bloom, it is hard to believe we are already over two-thirds of the way through the school year! Of course, that also means we have a third of the [...]

Mar 2017

State laws, district policies will continue to protect transgender students

March 16th, 2017|school news|

A statement from the state superintendent assures that Washington schools will treat transgender students "consistent with the student's gender identity." Washington state law continues to protect transgender students from discrimination in school, in spite of a recent change in federal guidance on the matter. Read the full press release from the Office of Superintendent of [...]

Mar 2017

Safe schools are a VPS commitment

March 8th, 2017|school news|

Dear students, families and guardians, At Vancouver Public Schools, we work hard everyday to ensure that our schools are inviting, respectful and safe learning environments for each student. We want all children and their families to know they are valued members of our culturally rich and diverse learning community. To follow up previous communication [...]

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