Our School has been selected as one of the schools nationally to participate in the 2015 NAEP Assessment in February.NAEP (National Assessment of Educational Progress) is congressionally mandated to assess what our nation’s students know and can do in core subjects.NAEP has selected arandom sampling of students to participate in this assessment.If your student was selected you should receive a letter in January. The assessment is approximately 90 minutes and will be held February 10, 2015.Our school has been selected to test 8th graders only. Each student selected will be tested in one of the following subjects, English, math or science. If you have any questions a helpful website is http://nces.ed.gov/nationsreportcard/parents
Introducing the VPS mobile app for smartphones and mobile devices!
The app will give you access to information wherever you are and whenever you need it. It’s part of our effort to make your connection with VPS convenient, timely, and personal.
You’ll be able to log into Skyward Family Access to view your student’s information, keep track of important events, find contact information, see what’s for lunch at elementary schools and locate bus routes — all from the convenience of your smartphone or tablet. You’ll also be able to read district news, receive Facebook and Twitter updates, watch YouTube videos, and get sports results. You can follow as many schools as you want. The VPS mobile app is free to download from the Apple App Store or Google Play Store. Just search “Vancouver Public Schools.” For more information, please visit www.vansd.org/mobileapp. Start using this free resource today!