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Day One Message to the Force From Secretary of Defense Lloyd J. Austin III

Day One Message to the Force From Secretary of Defense Lloyd J. Austin III

January 22, 2021 I am honored to have this chance to serve again and to do so alongside you and your families. My wife, Charlene, and I know all too well the sacrifices you make to keep this country safe. That safety is job one, and I promise to work as hard as you do at it.

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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National School Counseling Week

National School Counseling Week

January 26, 2021 National School Counseling Week 2021, "School Counselors: All In for All Students," will be celebrated from Feb. 1-5, 2021, to focus public attention on the unique contribution of school counselors within U.S. school systems.
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Day One Message to the Force From Secretary of Defense Lloyd J. Austin III

Day One Message to the Force From Secretary of Defense Lloyd J. Austin III

January 22, 2021 I am honored to have this chance to serve again and to do so alongside you and your families. My wife, Charlene, and I know all too well the sacrifices you make to keep this country safe. That safety is job one, and I promise to work as hard as you do at it.
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

 Jan 28
Deadline for Flu Vaccination/Waiver

 Jan 29
Quarter 2 Report Cards go Home

 Feb 2
Math Interim 2 Assessments for 3rd/4th grade students

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."

ALL

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.