VPS this week: 3/5/21

Issue 26

New superintendent

Dr. Jeff Snell has been chosen the next superintendent of Vancouver Public Schools. The board of directors announced its unanimous decision on March 3. “I am grateful for this opportunity to come back to Vancouver and serve the students, staff and community,” said Dr. Snell.

The selection of Dr. Snell is pending acceptance and final contract negotiations with the school board. Dr. Snell will begin his role as superintendent in July 2021. Learn more about the new superintendent.


Dr. Jeff Snell es seleccionado como Superintendente del Distrito Escolar “Vancouver Public Schools”


Д-р Jeff Snell (Джеф Снелл) избран на должность Заведующего Ванкуверским школьным районом

COVID information

  • Information on COVID-19 cases connected to VPS is available in a data dashboard. Visit the dashboard.


  • Parents/guardians of middle and high schoolers: Sign up for a webinar designed to help you assist your child with learning skills for employment. The webinar will be held on March 10 at 6 p.m. Register now.

  • Is your child trying to decide on a college? Encourage them to register for BigFuture Days to get help exploring their options.

Vancouver Public Schools

We serve 23,500 amazing students and their families in the great community of Vancouver, Washington!

Notice of nondiscrimination

The Vancouver School District does not discriminate on the basis of race, creed, color, religion, sex, national origin, marital status, sexual orientation, including gender expression or identity, age, families with children, honorably discharged veteran or military status, the presence of any sensory, mental, or physical disability, or the use of a trained dog guide or service animal and provides equal access to the Boy Scouts of America, and other designated groups. You may also contact any of the following people by writing to them at Vancouver School District, PO Box 8937, Vancouver, WA 98668-8937, or by calling 360-313-1000: 504 – Steve Vance; Civil Rights and Affirmative Action – Janell Ephraim; ADA and Title IX – Kathy Everidge; Title IX Elementary Schools – Debra Hale; Title IX Secondary Schools – Jim Gray.