Learn about our school.

Home of the Wolf Pups

What makes our school special? We maintain the highest expectations—both academic and social—for our students. We also work to build strong ties with our families so that all members of our school community feel welcome and can be involved. We strive to ensure that school is a joyful place for everyone.
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What’s new

Grant will help provide space for reduced class sizes

Vancouver Public Schools was selected to receive a $43 million grant from the Office of the Superintendent of Public Instruction. The grant will be used to build and expand classrooms to make kindergarten through third-grade class sizes smaller.

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Nominate your favorite Coach of the Year

Do you have the greatest coach in the world? Does he/she go above and beyond to make sure you and your team are the best they can be? Then nominate your [...]

Are your child’s immunizations up to date?

All students attending Vancouver Public Schools 
during the 2016-17 school year must have current immunization 
records or a legal exemption. Find out the latest requirements.

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Things to do this summer

Day camps around the Greater Portland–Vancouver metro area Day camps offer students a chance to expand their horizons, meet new friends and try fun activities. There are a number [...]

Connect with us

Principal: Joe Lapidus

Main: 360-313-1600
Attendance: 360-313-1402

School hours:
8:30 a.m. – 2:50 p.m.

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Welcome to Chinook!

Chinook Elementary School

Attendance

All day, every day.

Your child is required to be at school all day, every day.

At Chinook, our goal is for students to be here to learn, learn, learn!

Learn more about attendance requirements for your student