American astronaut Dottie Metcalf-Lindenburger and VITA Learning Lab student

Welcome to Vancouver Innovation, Technology & Arts elementary school

What makes our school special? Vancouver Innovation, Technology and Arts Elementary (VITA) is a project-based learning school of choice with a focus on innovation, technology, arts and the development of downtown community partnerships that enhance student learning.

What’s new

  • Cultural Parade 2024. Franklin Elementary students marching.

Children’s Culture Parade

The annual Children's Culture Parade rolled through the Fort Vancouver National Historic Site on Monday. Take a look!

Connect with us

Principal: Jennifer Blechschmidt

Administrative Office Manager: Teresa Luse

Attendance & Enrollment Specialist:  Leah Sweeney

Office Hours: 8:20 a.m. – 3:40 p.m.

Main: 360-313-5000

Fax: 360-313-5001

Attendance: 360-313-5003

School hours: 8:50 a.m. – 3:10 p.m.

Dance girl in front of VITA

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All day, every day.

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

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