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Six questions about the Return to School with Director Tom Brady

Six questions about the Return to School with Director Tom Brady

July 22, 2020 DoDEA Director, Tom Brady, answers 6 questions about the return to school.
Americas Return to School SY 2020-21

Americas Return to School SY 2020-21

July 15, 2020 As parents and students prepare for the start of the 2020-2021 school year, the DoDEA Americas Director wanted to provide an update on the progress DoDEA has made to safely and effectively implement teaching and learning this coming school year.
DoDEA Shifts School Openings Dates in Southeast District

DoDEA Shifts School Openings Dates in Southeast District

July 13, 2020 The Department of Defense Education Activity (DoDEA) Director has approved the shifting of school openings for the DoDEA Southeast District schools in close coordination with installation commanders, the local senior military leadership, and DoDEA Southeast District and DoDEA Americas Regional leadership.

Van Voorhis ES Hours

Grade Regular Hours Thursday Hours
K - 5 8:30 am - 3:15 pm 8:30 am - 2:00 pm
Pre-K AM Session 8:30 - 11:15 am 8:30 -11:15 am
Pre-K PM Session 12:30 - 3:15 pm 12:15 - 2:00 pm
Office Hours 7:30 am - 4:00 pm 7:30 am - 4:00 pm

Thursdays are Early Release days


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Race, Equity, Diversity and Inclusion

Race, Equity, Diversity and Inclusion

June 16, 2020 Challenging every DoDEA employee to be courageous, persistent and effective in confronting and resolving racial and cultural issues that impact everyone but disproportionately impact the academic and social emotional success of students of color.
Van Voorhis ES

School Address
120 Folger Street, Bldg 5550
Fort Knox, KY 40121-6000
Phone: 502-624-5854
Fax: 502-624-7267
DSN Phone: 464-5854

Upcoming Events

There are no upcoming events within the next 5 days. For a complete list of events please see the full calendar. Full Calendar
NOTE: Please check your school's calendar for information on additional release days for training, parent teacher conferences, and other activities.

DoDEA VISION

Excellence in education for every student, every day, everywhere.

Van Voorhis

Parents, Students, and Staff working together to ensure all students MUST learn, "Whatever It Takes."

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Educate, engage, and empower military-connected students to succeed in a dynamic world.

School Improvement Goals

Math Goal:

  • All students in Grades 3-5 at Van Voorhis Elementary School will increase their achievement in Math on the CCRS Summative Assessment from 43% "Meets and Exceeds" in SY 17-18 to 49% "Meets and Exceeds" in SY 19-20.

Literacy Goal:

  • All students in Grades K-3 will increase their achievement in Literacy as measured by Benchmark Assessment System (BAS) in "above the standard" or "at the standard" from 73% in SY 17-18 to 76% scoring "above the standard" or "at the standard" in SY 19-20.
  • All students in grades 4th - 5th will increase their achievement in Literacy as measured by Scholastic Reading Inventory (SRI) in "advance" or "proficient" from 72% in SY 17-18 to 75% scoring in "advance" or "proficient" in SY 19 - 20.