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District provides basic necessities

Just before 8 a.m., the courtyard outside Washington Elementary School is tranquil. On this February morning, the only sound is the soft rain pattering through the pine trees that tower over the school. Voices break through the stillness. Around the courtyard perimeter, groups of children appear. Th

VPS named top digital district by Learning Counsel

Vancouver Public Schools has been named a Top Digital District for 2016 by the Learning Counsel, a research institute that provides information, training and support for schools on digital content and instruction. The honor recognizes VPS as a leader in creating a positive transformation to digital

Dr. Steve Webb speaks on removing barriers to student success

Superintendent Steven Webb speaks with AASA Executive Director Dan Domenech about removing barriers to student success. Webb explains how educators in Vancouver Public Schools are changing the future for their students through hope, opportunity and agency. Listen to the interview.

Vancouver’s Steve Webb National Finalist For Superintendent of the Year

Original source: Washington Association of School Administrators Webb one of four finalists for American Association of School Administrators’ award. The American Association of School Administrators (AASA), the nation’s top professional association for school system leaders, has named Dr. Ste

Instructional technology facilitator named 2015 ESD 112 Classified Employee

Eddie Sawyer has been selected the 2015 Classified School Employee of the Year for the Educational Service District 112 region. The award is given by the Office of the Superintendent of Public Instruction and recognizes an outstanding classified school employee in each ESD region of the state. Sawye

Digital Promise and Vancouver Public Schools to co-host national meeting

Superintendent Steve Webb will showcase Vancouver’s work in digital learning at the Digital Promise League of Innovative Schools meeting in Vancouver, Wash. VANCOUVER, Wash. | April 15, 2015 ­– Beginning this weekend, Vancouver Public Schools (VPS) will welcome to the community a select group of nat