John Kerr Elementary School

536 Jefferson Street. Winchester, VA 22601 Phone~540.662.3945 Fax~540.662.4728


JKES~Home of the Cardinals


Discussion Questions


Click here to view the discussion questions for
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory


The JKES Scholastic Book Fair

The JKES Scholastic Book Fair will be held from Monday, March 16th to Friday, March 20th in the Work/Learn Right/Science Lab.

If you would like to volunteer at the Book Fair, please click here to sign up or contact Kelly Carey.


The online Book Fair will be held at

from Thursday, March 12th to Wednesday, April 1st. All online orders are delivered with free shipping to JKES after the in-school Book Fair is over.


Summer 2015 Arts and Technology Explosion
For Students in Grades 1-4
July 6 Through July 17
7:45-11:45 Monday Through Friday
More Information to Follow!
Summer Academy

Growing Into Kindergarten

For Upcoming Kindergarten Students
July 6 Through July 17
7:45-11:45 Monday Through Friday
More Information to Follow!


John Kerr Elementary Construction Project

New JKESThe Winchester City Public School Board has selected a design-build proposal to replace John Kerr Elementary School. The proposed project will create a new 650-student elementary school of approximately 90,000 square feet, located on a new site along the proposed Meadow Branch Avenue extension.

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2014-2015 Bus Routes

Bus Route Information for JKES

Department of Education Report Card for JKES



   Located at Jim Barnett Park in the Active Living & Recreation Center, the HIVE (Grades K-4) and HIVE Club (Grades 5-8) offers a wide variety of both active and passive activities including sports, enrichment activities, games, crafts, and much more! Participants keep moving and the fun never stops. Click here for more information

Handbook and Supply Lists

2014-2015 Parent-Pupil Handbook

Student School Supply List for 2014-2015

Lista de útiles escolares para el año 2014-2015


Assistive Listening StationsListen

   Winchester Public Schools has installed Assistive Listening Systems in each of the six schools in our division. ENGLISH ESPAÑOL