Van Gorder Elementary


     Welcome to Van Gorder Elementary School!

    We are Redhawks!


    Our Mission

    We, the staff, students, and families of Van Gorder Elementary School, will create a learning community which promotes high academic achievement personal success, moral responsibility and the fulfillment of higher educational goals for 100% of our students. We strive to teach and our students strive learn!


    Our Vision 

    As an exemplary school in Washoe County School District, Van Gorder will be the highest achieving elementary school in the state of Nevada by providing a safe, engaging, and rigorous environment which will ensure all students reach their highest potential and excel on their educational journey.


    *~Important Updates and Announcements~*  


    Van Gorder Summer School Information



    Zone Supervisors for Summer School




    Back to School  


     2021-2022 School Year Class Supply Lists


    School Desk




    1st Grade


    2nd Grade


    3rd Grade


    4th Grade


    5th Grade



    ATTN Parents:


    Please have students bring their own headphones and/or earbuds for Computers. Thank you so much and I hope you ALL have a wonderful summer!



    Ms. Record


    Van Gorder Parent Faculty Association (PFA)

    2021-2022 Membership Drive


    Teacher with Students


    Sign Up TODAY!

    Please fill out the PFA Membership Form to become a PFA member!

    ice cream Ice Cream Party for the classrooms who have 100% Membership enrollment!ice cream



    Class Dojo


    Ms. Record's Computer Lab Team

    Microsoft Teams


    2019-2020 Annual Accountability Report

    for Van Gorder Elementary School



    Star Digital Resources for Distance LearningStar






    The Family Tech Support phone line is a free service for all WCSD families seeking technical support for their students’ learning.  The Tech Support line will have staff ready to support families Monday through Friday with both early morning and evening hours, including bilingual support available. 

    Families and students can call 775-789-3426 for questions about accessing learning applications and help with technical challenges with their computers. Save this phone number and call whenever you need assistance using any WCSD application or online program.

Contact Us

  • Van Gorder Elementary School
    7650 Campello Drive
    Sparks, Nevada 89436
    Office: 775-425-7722
    Fax: 775-425-7725
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  • School Hours: 9:30am-3:30pm


    First Bell: 9:25am


    Student Arrival: 9:10am

    FYI: Students should not arrive
    before 9:10am because our
    teachers do not begin duty until
    ~Thank you! Van Gorder Staff


    Early Release Wednesdays: 2:45pm

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    For more information, visit the Civil Rights Compliance Department page.

    El Distrito prohíbe la intimidación, la intimidación cibernética, el acoso, el acoso sexual, la discriminación y / o las represalias en cualquiera de sus programas / actividades educativas, empleo y oportunidades de empleo. Para obtener la declaración completa del Aviso de No Discriminación del Distrito, así como los métodos para abordar preguntas e inquietudes, visite nuestra página de Notice of Non-Discrimination and Web Accessibility

    Para más información visite   Civil Rights Compliance Department page.