Dec. 1 is the deadline for referral forms for students to participate in the Challenge program in Vancouver Public Schools. Any parent, educator or community member may refer students for the district's program for highly capable students in grades one through five.
Vancouver Public Schools Superintendent Steven Webb joined more than 150 educators and representatives from businesses and nonprofit agencies in Washington, D.C., for the League of Innovative Schools meeting Oct. 5-7.
The board of Vancouver Public Schools will reconsider its current policy of giving only the mandated 24-hour notice of special meetings and work sessions. Two board members made the request to reconsider the policy at Tuesday's board meeting.
Vancouver Public Schools' first patron tour of the 2014-2015 school year is Nov. 7. Led by Superintendent Steve Webb, the tour will provide an in-depth look at learning opportunities at Fruit Valley Community Learning Center and Peter S. Ogden Elementary School.