Are You A Candidate?
All participants are expected to serve as interpreters for the following year, practicing what they have learned under the watchful eye of the school instructors and Fort Vancouver staff. A minimum commitment of 50 hours of volunteer time over the next 12 months is required after the school year ends.
Due to limited space, only 16 students are accepted into the either program each year.
Youth Interpreters at Fort Vancouver:
In Dame and Young Engagé School, we strive to be safe, learn, have fun, and respect everything and everyone around us!
Did You Know?
Did you know that John McLoughlin, Chief Factor at Fort Vancouver, is known as the “Father of Oregon” for his aid to American immigrants arriving over the Oregon Trail? His home in Oregon City, Oregon is a unit of the national park system administered by Fort Vancouver National Historic Site. More...