Francis E. Korn Elementary School

144 Pickett Lane, Durham, CT 06422 | 860.349.7210

Francis E. Korn Elementary School

No School on Friday, September 26 - Durham Fair Day! Korn School Fall Pictures - September 30.


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


  • August 27 - Meet and Greet your teacher from 8:30-10:00
  • August 28 - First Day of School for students
  • September 1 - No School Labor Day
  • September 3 - Instrumental Information Night for 4th grade band student at Lyman at 6:00PM
  • September 8 - Korn Open House 6:00 PM for parents
  • September 9 - BKPTO Meeting at Brewster at 5:30 PM
  • September 10 - BOE Meeting at Memorial at 7:30 PM
  • September 17 - BOE Meeting at Korn at 7:30 PM
  • September 22 - Student Senate 12:00
  • September 24 - 4th graders field trip to the Thimble Islands
  • September 26 - No School Durham Fair
  • September 30 - Fall student picture day


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