News & Upcoming

Blood Drive – August 7

Voorhees continues to be ranked in the top three for highest number of blood donations out of all high schools in New Jersey that sponsor blood drives with New Jersey Blood Services.  Let’s keep our tradition of saving lives going by donating blood this summer!

Blood Drive will be held on Thursday, August 7 from 2:00 to 8:00pm in the cafeteria at Voorhees High School.  If you can’t make it to the Voorhees blood drive, North Hunterdon High School will be hosting a blood drive on Thursday, July 31 from 3:00 to 9:00pm in the main gym.

No registration necessary.  Sixteen-year olds can donate blood with parent permission – click here for permission form.  Hope to see you at our summer blood drive!

Summer Food Service Program

When school closes for the summer, many students lose their only reliable source of food.  NORWESCAP Food Bank in Phillipsburg, NJ offers a federally funded Summer Food Service Program that provides a free nutritious lunch to children 18 and under during the months when school is closed.  If you have any questions about the program, please call the food bank at 908-454-4322.  Summer Food Services Program runs June 16 through August 22, 2014, Monday through Friday from 11:00AM-1:00PM   (No Documentation Needed)

Walk-in Locations:

Phillipsburg Community Room - 535 Fisher Avenue, Phillipsburg (Side Door)

Rocco’s Pizzeria - 360 S. Main St., Phillipsburg (Room in rear)

Westminster Presbyterian Church - 137 Chambers Street, Phillipsburg

Athletic Registration Information

The Athletics Department will be using FamilyID to complete sports registration online. You can initially enter all children in your family account and then sign up students for individual sports before the start of athletic seasons and marching band.

  1. A parent /guardian can create a student account by clicking https://www.familyid.com/voorhees-hs-athletics.
  2. Create your secure FamilyID account by entering your family name, email address and password.
  3. You will receive an email with a link to confirm your new account. (If you don’t see the email, check your span or junk folders)

***Family ID will not replace the physical examination form, which should still be turned into the health office on a yearly basis*** (more…)

Zombie 5K Run – Sponsors Needed

The VHS Education Foundation’s Zombie 5K committee has begun planning for the 2nd Annual Zombie 5K Run. The Run will take place on Sunday, September 28, at Spruce Run. We were able to raise more than $9,000 in our inaugural event thanks to our generous sponsor participation. We can insure success for our 2014 Zombie 5K Run if we are able to build upon our sponsor support. We are asking families and businesses, in the Voorhees High School community, to consider sponsoring the 2014 Zombie 5K Run. Sponsor levels begin at $50. Click here for sponsor form.

We had a terrific turnout at our inaugural Run with 500 people in attendance, including 350 runners. We expect to increase attendance by at least 50% in 2014, offering great exposure for businesses. (more…)

Memories 2014 DVD

Orders are now being taken for the VHS Memories 2014 DVD, which will contain the entire graduation ceremony, senior interviews, Spirit Week skits from all four years and much more. The DVD is $30 for about 3 hours worth of footage.  Please click here for order form.  DVDs will be ready after June 30th and must be picked up in the main office.  If you have any questions, please email Mr. Jeremy Brandt at jbrandt@nhvweb.net.

Yearbook is currently on sale! But You cannot order online any more

The yearbook is currently on sale for $70. The online ordering process is currently closed, but you can still place an order! To do so, please mail or drop off a check for $70 made out to Voorhees High School with the enveloped addressed :ATTN: Courtney Thibeault. Please include the students name and grade somewhere on the envelope! 

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…)

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…)

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…)

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