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

Changes for the 2016-17 school year

Find out what's new in Vancouver Public Schools for the 2016-17 school year.

  • summer, arts, workshop, dance

Music, creative movement and visual art opportunities

There are many free opportunities for students in grades 3-5 to immerse themselves in the arts this school year, including music, creative movement and visual art offered during the school day [...]

  • go ready, fcrc, back to school

Free festival to help students get ready for first day of school

It’s time to get ready to go back to school! To help students and families prepare, Vancouver Public Schools is hosting its third annual back-to-school event.

Free back-to-school immunization clinics

Starting Aug. 8, families will have several opportunities to receive free immunizations in order to help their children meet the current requirements.

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