News & Upcoming

Superintendent Letter to the Community-Athletic Fields

Dear Parents/Guardians and Community Members:

Because we are a 9-12 grade regional high school district covering 180 square miles, many times parents who have elementary school aged children may not be paying close attention to what is happening at the high school district.  Moreover, we have families that move into one of our twelve communities because of the quality of our schools, but they may not be fully informed as to the history of events at a school district.

Case in point – recently the question has been raised as to why North Hunterdon High School has a turf field and Voorhees High School does not.  There is a tremendous amount of misinformation and rumors about the turf project at North Hunterdon High School, so let me clarify.  The artificial turf on the football field at North Hunterdon High School was donated to the high school and paid for 100% by the North Hunterdon Community Turf Committee, (more…)

Take Your Child To Work Day Forms

April 24, 2014 is Take Your Child to Work Day.  If a Voorhees student will be accompanying his/her parent/guardian to work on this day, the following two forms need to be completed in order for the absence to be excused:

Prearranged Absence Form – due to attendance office by April 17

Absence Verification Form – due to attendance office on April 25

2014 Voorhees High School Junior & Senior Prom

PROM 2014
The Skylands @ Randolph
792 Route 10 Randolph, NJ
Thursday, May 22, 2014
6:00 PM – 10:30 PM

For more detailed information, please click, Voorhees High School Prom 2014 Complete Packet.

Voorhees Students Win Medals at State Conference

The Voorhees High School FCCLA (Family, Career and Community Leaders of America) Chapter earned 4 Gold Medals, 3 Silver Medals and 2 Bronze Medals at the 2014 FCCLA State Leadership Conference on Friday, March 21, 2014 in Cherry Hill, New Jersey.  Voorhees High School was also awarded the Membership Award for its increase in membership.  (more…)

Helping Edison Elementary School

SCHOOL SUPPLY DRIVE - James Monroe Elementary School in Edison , NJ was destroyed in a fire  and they need help.

North Hunterdon and Voorhees High Schools are joining together to collect supplies for teachers and students in kindergarten to fifth grade. The following supplies are needed: crayons, markers, notebooks, folders, regular and colored pencils, pens, highlighters, erasers, post-its, index cards, glue sticks, children’s scissors, scotch tape, paper, construction paper, paperclips, staples, staplers, and rubber bands.  Collection bins are located in the cafeteria at North Hunterdon and outside the main office at Voorhees. Donations will be accepted through April 1.  Thank you in advance for helping!

VHSTV Students Win 3rd Place at National Convention

Voorhees High School students from Mr. Jeremy Brandt’s Advanced TV Production class attended the Student Television Network Convention, which was held March 20-23 in Orlando, FL.  Nearly 2,300 students from around the country attended the convention.  The Voorhees team competed in five competitions and took 3rd place in the Sweet 16 Film Challenge, the most intense and challenging of all the competitions.  (more…)

One Day Electronics Recycling Event

Saturday, April 26, 2014 from 8:30 AM-12:30 PM 

Location:

Union Forge Park Parking Lot

Washington Ave., High Bridge, NJ

Sponsored by: The High Bridge Environmental Committee

Recycling Provide by: Supreme Computer & Electronics Recycling Inc.

This one day event is for High Bridge residents only.

*Employees of Voorhees High School may also participate.  (Bring proof of employment )

ACT and SAT Bootcamps in April

The VHS Music Association and Drama Club are hosting an ACT and SAT Bootcamp in April.

In just two days, learn every strategy you need to succeed on the ACT& SAT, including:

  • How to decipher the ACT & SAT’s seemingly confusing science passages
  • How to shortcut ACT & SAT math questions that stump 90% of test takers
  • How to zero in on key information in long, tedious ACT & SAT reading passages (more…)

VHS Ed Foundation Launches Second Annual Founding Partners Campaign

A year ago, the Voorhees High School Education Foundation encouraged students, teachers, families and community members to join together to enhance educational opportunities at Voorhees High School. The call for your support has been a resounding success! We are pleased to report the results of your dedication and generosity: 

  • $36,000 raised in twelve months. (2013 Zombie 5K raised $9,300)
  • $7,185 in educational technology, equipment and materials donated to VHS. (Material for new set for VHS TV donated by VHSEF)
  • The Math, English, Social Studies, Fine Arts and Physical Education departments have benefited from our donations; details can be found at www.VHSEF.org – click on “How we Help”. (more…)

VHS Principal’s Newsletter-Nov-Dec 2013

The Principal’s Newsletter for November-December 2013 is now available.  Please click here to view.

Voorhees Athletics Awarded for Sportsmanship

For a second year in a row, the Voorhees High School athletic program has received the NJSIAA Sportsmanship Award for the Skyland Conference-Raritan Division for the 2012-2013 school year.

Voorhees High School was selected for the NJSIAA Sportsmanship Award based on feedback from opponent schools in the Skyland Conference that competed against Voorhees in athletic contests.  At the end of each sports season, coaches in each conference in the state are asked to rate their experiences with opposing schools.  Coaches give each school a score of 1 to 5 (poor sportsmanship to outstanding sportsmanship), which should encompass the behaviors of the coach, athletes and spectators of the opposing school. (more…)

Home Logic Letter

Please click Home Logic Letter and Opt-In Form to access the instructions to sign up for Home Logic and the opt-in form to receive report cards by mail.

2013-2014 Free and Reduced Lunch Application

For detailed information regarding the lunch program, please click Free and Reduced Lunch Application 2013-2014.

Praise Referral form

Please click here to download the “Praise Referral Form”.

North Hunterdon & Voorhees Among Highest Performing Schools in the State

As part of its waiver for No Child Left Behind, the New Jersey Department of Education has listed the lowest and highest performing schools across the state.  North Hunterdon and Voorhees High Schools were included among the Highest Performing schools in New Jersey, the only schools listed from Hunterdon County.  Please click here to read the NJDOE’s press release and to access the full list of schools.

VHSTV Productions

VHSTV Productions offers Video Services to the Community

Click here for details

Does your Child Have Health Insurance?

Does your Child Have Health Insurance? 

If not, please visit www.njfamilycare.org