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School Operations in COVID-19

School Operations in COVID-19

July 29, 2021 In anticipation of DoDEA's return to school and due to recent updates from DoD and CDC, DoDEA has revised its COVID-19 Operational Guidelines and Protocols for Schools. DoDEA remains committed to maintaining a safe learning environment for all students and staff.
Substitute School Nurses Needed

If you are a Registered Nurse with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing and interested in becoming a substitute school nurse please go to the online Employment Application System (EAS). When completing the application you MUST indicate that you are interested in intermittent and temporary employment to be considered for this intermittent/temporary vacancy.   



Van Voorhis ES Hours

Grade Regular Hours Thursday Hours
K - 4 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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School Operations in COVID-19

School Operations in COVID-19

July 29, 2021 In anticipation of DoDEA's return to school and due to recent updates from DoD and CDC, DoDEA has revised its COVID-19 Operational Guidelines and Protocols for Schools. DoDEA remains committed to maintaining a safe learning environment for all students and staff.
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

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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."

ALL

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

School Improvement Goals (PDF)

Goal 1 – Professional Learning Communities/Focused Collaboration

School SMART Goals(s):

Van Voorhis Elementary will increase from 60% in SY 19-20 to 63%  in SY 20-21 on Stage 5, Indicator D “Develop in class interventions and address gaps based on assessment results” as measured on the Focused Collaboration Observation Tool.

 

Goal 2Mathematics

School SMART Goal(s):

All students in Grades 3 and 4 at Van Voorhis Elementary School will increase their achievement in Math on the CCRS Summative Assessment from 43% “Meets/Exceeds” in SY 17-18 to 49% “Meets/Exceeds” in SY 20-21.

 

Goal 3Literacy

School SMART Goal(s):

  • Students in grades K-4 will achieve 60% proficiency on the Reading Proficiency Test in SY 20-21.
  • Students in grades 3-4 will achieve 50% scoring in Meets or Exceeds in Literacy on the CCRS Summative in SY 20-21

 

Goal 4 – Communication & Engagement

School SMART Goal(s):

  • Faculty/Staff: Van Voorhis Faculty and Staff will increase from 54% on Q4: How much opportunity does your school’s leadership give you to provide input or feedback?  of the Van Voorhis Faculty/Staff Communication & Engagement Feedback Form in SY 20-21 to 60% in SY 21-22.
  • Parent: Van Voorhis will increase from 49% on Q2: How well does the school inform you about your child’s academic achievement or progress? of the Van Voorhis Parent Communication & Engagement Feedback Form in SY 20-21 to 53% in SY 21-22