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Van Voorhis Elementary School

Upcoming Events

July 28
Meet and Greet, 3:30 - 5:00 p.m.
Aug. 1 First school day for students (K-5)

Student drawing of Van Voorhis Elementary

New Kingsolver Elementary in the news

Current news at Van Voorhis >>

2016-17 School Calendar

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2015-16 Student Handbook

School Song

Bus policy/information

KY District News

Gradespeed for students


Van Voorhis Elementary

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

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

Principal: Laura Gibson

Assistant Principal: Theresa Wilson

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


News and Announcements

Meet and Greet: Thursday, July 28th 3:30 - 5:00 p.m.

There is no supply list at Van Voorhis as our PTO provides all school supplies. Backpacks need to be purchased though. Please review our 2015-16 Student Handbook. A copy will be provided to all students. NOTE: There is a link to the school calendar and bus information on the right side of this page.

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

Van Voorhis named as one of the U.S. Department of Education Green Ribbon Schools for 2016

Van Voorhis Elementary School was named as one of 47 schools across the country being honored for their innovative efforts to reduce environmental impact and utility costs, improve health and wellness, and ensure effective sustainability education. Read more...



VV Students Present Living History Museum

Living History

Friends and family got to meet legends from the past and present when Van Voorhis students presented their Living History Museum. Read more...


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 - 5 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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