• Image of the reconstructed stockade at Fort Vancouver and Pearson Air Museum looking northeast from the Land Bridge.

    Fort Vancouver

    National Historic Site OR,WA

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School Schedule

All students are expected to be in place promptly each day of their school year, dressed appropriately, and ready to participate in a day of learning and sharing. They should bring all of their provided supplies to class with them each month.

Dame School classes are held on the 1st Saturday of the month, February through June.

Young Engagé School classes are held on the 4th Saturday of the month, January through May.

Dame School and Young Engagé School begin at 9:30 AM in the Counting House, and finish each day in the Kitchen at 4:30 PM.

Second Year School is held on the third Saturday of each month, January through May.

Second Year School begins at 9:30 AM in the Bakehouse, and finishes each day in the Kitchen at 4:30 PM.

Advanced Youth Interpreter program times are determined by the individual program or event.

The school seasons conclude just in time to begin participating in the fun of summer events as Youth Volunteer Interpreters and volunteers with Fort Vancouver National Historic Site.

 
1st year student
Photo courtesy of Sarah Silliman

Did You Know?

Image of O.O. Howard from the New York Historical Society's Civil War Treasures Collection

Did you know that a number of U.S. Army generals served at Fort Vancouver NHS’s Vancouver Barracks early in their careers? The list includes Generals Oliver O. Howard, George C. Marshall, Ulysses S. Grant, George B. McClellan, Phillip Sheridan, William T. Sherman, Omar Bradley and George Pickett. More...