Francis E. Korn Elementary School

144 Pickett Lane, Durham, CT 06422 | 860.349.7210

Francis E. Korn Elementary School

Early Dismissal 1:35 on Wednesday, November 26. No School Thursday and Friday, November 27 and 28 Thanksgiving Break.


Korn School will be publishing its announcements through the new PowerSchool Portal. You can access these announcements
If you would prefer the bulletin emailed to you, you must first enroll in the PowerSchool Portal. Then select "Email Notification" then check "School announcements" and select how often you wish to receive the messages.

2014-2015 REVISED School Calendar

Please click HERE for the 2014-2015 School Calendar.

Important Dates

  • November 3 - 12:30 Student Senate
  • November 4 - No School Election Day - Professional Development
  • November 10 - Fall Picture Retake Day
  • November 11 - No School Veterans' Day
  • November 12 - 7:30PM BOE Meeting at Brewster
  • November 17 - 12:30 Student Senate
  • November 19 - 6:00PM BKPTO Meeting at Korn
  • November 21 - 3:30PM Movie Frenzy
  • November 26 - 1:35 Early Dismissal
  • November 27-28 Thanksgiving Break


Superintendents November Update: Dear Parents, the following is the link to Dr. Veronesi’s monthly update:

GO-Far Volunteer Needed.

Go-Far is looking for volunteer's Mondays and Thursdays at Korn between the 12:00-12:30.  Go- Far is a non-competitive fitness and wellness program that encourages healthy exercise. During recess students run or walk laps and have their mileage recorded by a mentoring adult.  Adults are needed! Please volunteer.

Four Ways to Help Korn Earn Rewards

4 Easy Ways to Help Korn School Earn Rewards

We ask that you take a few minutes to register your Rewards Cards at the following supermarkets. By doing this, we are able to redeem points to purchase items for our students.

Price Chopper (Tools for School) – Korn School code is 50234

ShopRite (ShopRite for Education) – Korn School code is 18166

Stop and Shop (A+School Rewards Program) – Korn School code is 07551

Also please clip and send in with your child Box Tops for Education. Every month we have a contest to see which class sends in the most.  The winning class then gets to pick a reward. 

School Calendar