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Van Voorhis Elementary School

Upcoming Events

April 15 "Purple Up" - wear purple to honor military children
April 16 Volunteer Tea at 2:20 p.m.
April 20-24 STEM week
April 29 Field Day
May 7 Parent Night at the Book Fair at 3:30 p.m.
May 15 PD Day for teachers - No school
May 25 Memorial Day - No school
May 28 Last day of school for Pre-K students
May 29 Last day of school for students

Student drawing of Van Voorhis Elementary

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NEW: 2015-16 School Year Calendar

Van Voorhis Elementary

120 Folger St. Bldg. 5550
Fort Knox, KY 40121-6000

Phone: (502) 624-5854/8519/4431
Fax: (502) 624-7267

Principal: Sharon McGourty Perkins Assistant Principal: Angelique Joyner

It is the responsibility of the parents or guardians to notify the school every time a student is absent.

News and Announcements

Welcome to the Van Voorhis website!

Please call us at 502-624-5854 if you have any questions or concerns.  Additional contact information >>

Van Voorhis plans STEMtastic week

The week of April 20th is STEM week at Van Voorhis ES. Many activities are planned to help students consider a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering & Math) career.

Van Voorhis students can CODE!

Check our our STEM page to learn more.



Living History Museum

Second graders provided knowledge and insight into past presidents, and famous athletes and Kentuckians when they presented their Living History Museum for parents and fellow students. Many students appeared in costume as they discussed and answered questions about their subject. Click the photo on the right to see a video of other presenters.

Our Mission

Educate, engage, and empower each student to succeed in a dynamic world.

Our Vision

We are P.R.O.U.D. Lions

Problem solvers
Risk takers
Ongoing learners


School Hours

Grade Regular Hours Thursday Hours
K - 3 8:30 a.m. - 3:15 p.m. 8:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Pre-K AM Session 8:30 - 11:15 a.m. 8:30 - 11:15 a.m.
Pre-K PM Session 12:15 - 3:15 p.m. 12:15 - 2:00 p.m.



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