VSAA Chromebook Letter to Parents

At the beginning of the school year all VSAA students received a Chromebook for educational use at school and at home. Vancouver Public Schools is committed to preparing students for success in school and beyond for college, career and life. Thanks to community support, we are pleased to be able to offer our students computing [...]

2019-09-17T18:25:58-07:00September 17th, 2019|Parent hub, School news|

In the construction zone: 28 schools on track for bond work

Construction and upgrades are in progress at 28 district schools.  Here's a rundown of the projects. Remodel and expansion projects Columbia River High School: Final design phase of remodel and expansion; construction scheduled to begin winter 2020 Early Childhood Special Education assessment center: Will move to remodeled McLoughlin classroom pod; remodel scheduled to begin spring [...]

2019-09-17T15:29:14-07:00September 17th, 2019|School news|

Parents: New Tech for Students!

By the time you read this, VSAA students will have their own Chromebooks! Here’s a quick summary of things for you to know to help them succeed with their new devices. Email All student will have school Gmail accounts. Gmail can be checked from any internet-connected device. Google Drive/Saving Students will also have Google Drive [...]

2019-08-30T16:17:42-07:00August 31st, 2019|Parent hub|

Reading for fun is important!

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 [...]

2019-08-15T16:19:32-07:00August 15th, 2019|Librarian blog, School news|

Free after-school dance program | Sesiones gratuitas de baile después de clases | Бесплатные уроки танцев после уроков

Open to students in grades 3-8. Apply by Friday, Sept. 20, to participate.

2019-08-09T14:58:26-07:00August 6th, 2019|Parent hub, School news, Student hub|

Charles Dickens coming to VSAA

Based upon Charles Dickens's novel Oliver Twist, Oliver! is a lively musical following a young orphan on a search for family, friendship and love. Vancouver School of Arts and Academics is excited to offer evening performances and a school performance during the week for teachers and students. We hope you will join us this fall [...]

2019-06-10T09:19:15-07:00June 22nd, 2019|Parent hub, School news, Student hub|

Personnel changes announced for 2019-20

Positions originally identified as possible budget cuts preserved; associate principal moves Thanks to the availability of $6.5 million in one-time state levy equalization assistance and the use of $3.81 million in one-time money from district reserves, Vancouver Public Schools will preserve many of the positions originally identified as possible cuts in the 2019-20 school year. [...]

2019-06-03T08:59:21-07:00June 3rd, 2019|School news|
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