There is always something wonderful going on at VFKH

School News

No Kinder Kammer, and Elementary dismiss Early

Because of the possibly challenging weather conditions, there will be no Kinder Kammer today. The Elementary students will be dismissed at 2:55 pm along with the Primary students. If you would like to pick up your child at 1 pm, please notify ...
[Read more]

Jumping Rope

The Elementary students have been working on jumping rope during Physical Education. Not only are they learning to jump into a large rope that is turning, but they are also learning to jump an individual rope. There are different sizes to the jump ...
[Read more]

Holiday Wishes

The children have been working so hard with their daily lessons throughout the room with a lot of energy and excitement.  Our Math, Language and Geography areas are especially exploding with a variety of new and interesting conversations about each ...
[Read more]

Holiday Happenings in the Primary Class

Dear Parents, It has been a busy two months at school! Our days have been peppered both with learning and celebration -- we left off at Fall Fest, which led us into Diwali, Thanksgiving, Hanukkah, and now Christmas! For a quick glance back at the ...
[Read more]

Happy Children’s Day!

The Elementary Class would like to say, "Thank you," to Elliot and Olive's dad for sharing about Children's Day today. The story he read was captivating and the pictures were beautiful. The students had many questions about the celebration of this ...
[Read more]

October Happenings — Phoenixville Primary

Dear Parents, As I sit down to write this after a tired, slightly cranky post-Halloween day, I suddenly realize it's the first of November! FINALLY -- cooler weather, peak foliage, coughs ... okay, just kidding about that last one. But we have ...
[Read more]

Elementary Field Trip: Washington’s Headquarters

On Thursday, the Elementary class had a wonderful field trip to Washington's Headquarters in Valley Forge National Park. During the field trip, the students learned about George Washington's leadership and the characteristics of a true leader. It was ...
[Read more]

Our Busy October

WOW! I can't believe we are already at the end of October.  Our class has been very busy this month with a variety of additional activities besides our wonderful classroom work. We were so excited to have our parents come into our class to observe ...
[Read more]

Butterfly Release and Leaf Study!

On Friday, our butterflies were released into the air! The Elementary students enjoyed watching me gently bring each one out of their terrarium and let it go out into the world, ready to face the next chapter of their lives. It was wonderful for the ...
[Read more]

What’s New in Elementary: Soccer and Caterpillars

For the past couple of weeks, the Elementary class has been participating in soccer drills on Friday afternoons. The students have been working on ball control, passing, shooting a goal, and stopping a goal as the goalie. Each week they are divided ...
[Read more]