Soon Vancouver Public Schools’ youngest students will have smaller class sizes, thanks to a nearly $43 million state grant. The district will build 88 additional…
WASHINGTON — Proposed federal guidelines would allow states to decide how to use a mix of test scores, academic growth and other measures like chronic…
May 30, 2016, 10:30 AM
PORTLAND — Portland Public Schools, searching for a new way to teach young students to read and write after years of struggle, has decided to go it alone.
May 29, 2016, 6:01 AM
More than 1,000 Vancouver Public Schools students are homeless. About 12,000 kids — half of the district’s students — qualify for free- or reduced-price lunch, a federal indicator of poverty.
May 28, 2016, 5:59 AM
Two seldom-used water sources in two separate buildings in Camas School District have been found to contain elevated levels of lead, the district reported Friday.
May 27, 2016, 5:39 PM
Hundreds of third- and fourth-graders from the Evergreen and Vancouver districts celebrated their diverse ethnic and cultural backgrounds at the annual Children’s Cultural Parade on Friday at the Fort Vancouver National Site. The parade has been a highlight of spring since 2002, and the culmination of class work that talks about heritage and culture, and encourages children to explore their own family’s background.
May 27, 2016, 6:02 AM
Jane Mulholland, superintendent at Washington School for the Deaf for the past eight years, is retiring.
May 26, 2016, 11:04 AM
Soon Vancouver Public Schools’ youngest students will have smaller class sizes, thanks to a nearly $43 million state grant. The district will build 88 additional classrooms in its elementary schools to allow for smaller class sizes in kindergarten through third grade.
May 26, 2016, 10:05 AM
WASHINGTON — Proposed federal guidelines would allow states to decide how to use a mix of test scores, academic growth and other measures like chronic absenteeism to identify failing schools and children who are struggling the most.
May 26, 2016, 6:02 AM
Vancouver — Eleanor Roosevelt Elementary School students, who hail from 47 countries and speak 25 languages, will celebrate International Friendship Day at an assembly at 1:30 p.m. Friday at the school, 2921 Falk Road.
May 25, 2016, 6:03 AM
WOODLAND -- Eight middle school students were learning about electrical current in Annika Dukes' science class at Lewis River Academy.
May 24, 2016, 8:34 PM
The Clark College board of trustees will hold a general board meeting at 5 p.m. Wednesday in the Gaiser Community Room, GHL 213, 1933 Fort Vancouver Way.
May 24, 2016, 5:29 PM
Clark County school districts are still in the process of testing drinking water for elevated lead content after several Tacoma schools reported high lead content in school water last month and alarming lead levels were reported in the city water supply in Flint, Mich., earlier this year.
May 24, 2016, 6:00 AM
Battle Ground Public Schools announced administrative changes for the 2016-17 school year. The administrators will begin their new positions July 1.
May 23, 2016, 12:30 PM
TACOMA — School districts throughout Washington will soon need to do more to help truant kids before sending them to court to answer to a judge.
May 23, 2016, 6:06 AM
It’s no secret that Ridgefield’s population is growing, and city and school officials now have the task of figuring out where to put everyone.
May 23, 2016, 6:04 AM
Clark College is seeking approval to add a second baccalaureate program next year.