John Kerr Elementary School

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

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Summer Reading

summer reading

The JKES library will be open Thursdays in June and July from 10AM to 12 Noon.

Storyhour will take place from 10:30-11:30AM on June 11th, 18th, 25th and July 2nd.

Parent Letter In English

Parent Letter En español

Student Reading Log in English

Student Reading Log En español


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

Growing Into Kindergarten

For Upcoming Kindergarten Students
July 6 Through July 17
7:45-11:45 Monday Through Friday


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