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BOE forum on Nov. 2 to answer questions about Remington school sale

The Central Valley School District Board of Education will hold a public forum at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 2 in the CVA LGI to answer questions related to the proposed sale of Remington school to Herkimer BOCES. BOCES Superintendent Sandra Sherwood will also be on hand to answer questions related to the purchase. The […]

By October 18, 2017 Read More →

Barringer Road celebrates Principal Rich

On Tuesday, Oct. 17, Barringer Road Elementary students and staff line the hallways to celebrate Principal Jeremy Rich’s award as New York State Principal of the Year by the National Association of Elementary School Principals. It was fun and a total surprise to Mr. Rich.  

By October 16, 2017 Read More →

Jarvis students assist Mohawk FD during Fire Prevention Week

Put on firefighter gear, ride a firetruck, and teach the youngest Thunder to be safe!?! You bet” Jarvis Middle School fire safety volunteers Gabriella Bouck, Rebecka Brewer, Isabella Chandler, Collin Dayton, Claire Engel, Hailey Looman, Jenna Lyman, Chloe Plows, Trinity Pope, Paige Priola, Cheyanne Redner, Hannah Sanchez, and Jordan Sperl took up the challenge. The students  volunteered with the Mohawk Fire Department on Thursday, Oct. 12 and Friday, […]

By October 13, 2017 Read More →

Great things are happening in our classrooms

For the past two days, teachers and administrators visited classrooms in all four Central Valley schools. And what they saw was awesome! Teachers were teaching small groups of students, carefully tailoring that instruction to meet each student’s needs. Teachers were using data (progress measures) to develop materials targeted at student’s needs and to track each […]

By October 3, 2017 Read More →

Jarvis Career Day gives students a glimpse at life’s possibilities

Jarvis Middle School students learned about career opportunities from more than 40 local professionals during the Journeys Beyond Jarvis Career Exploration Day on Friday, Sept. 29 at Jarvis. The professionals spoke candidly about their jobs and answered questions about their personal career paths. Jarvis guidance counselor Shannon Buttacaroli worked with the Herkimer BOCES’ School to Careers […]

By October 2, 2017 Read More →

New agreement connects three Herkimer BOCES programs to Herkimer College degrees

Central Valley Thunder enrolled in one three programs can now earn College Now credits. Learn more from this story from Herkimer BOCES. When Herkimer-Fulton-Hamilton-Otsego BOCES Information Technology Academy junior Anthony Treonze completes the ITA program, he will already have 29 credits finished for a computer network technician associate degree at Herkimer College. That’s thanks to […]

By September 27, 2017 Read More →

SunAWARE teaches Thunder to protect their skin

On Tuesday, Sept. 26 and Wednesday, Sept. 27, all Thunder learned sobering facts about the dangers of exposing their skin to ultraviolet (UV) light found in sunshine and tanning beds. Maura Flynn of the Children’s Melanoma Prevention Foundation spoke with the entire student body in all four schools, adjusting her message to the age and […]

By September 27, 2017 Read More →

District to schedule public meeting on the sale of Remington school

The Central Valley School District Board of Education is planning a public meeting to discuss the sale of the former Remington Elementary School to Herkimer BOCES. BOE President Kelly Rowland said the board of education will likely discuss the meeting’s format and date at its regular meeting on Wednesday, Sept. 27. In advance of the […]

By September 26, 2017 Read More →

2017 Jarvis Kids’ Marathon

The 2017 Jarvis Kids’ Marathon is underway! Beginning on Monday, Sept. 25, Jarvis Middle School students began the ambitious journey to compete 26.2 miles over the next six weeks. The event is not a race. Instead, it is an activity designed to encourage organization, perseverance, and a commitment to better health. This year marks the […]

By September 14, 2017 Read More →

District to consider sale of Remington to BOCES

On Tuesday, Nov. 14, Central Valley School District residents will go to the polls to consider the sale of the Remington school building to Herkimer BOCES. BOCES has rented Remington since the merger. Central Valley voters will actually be asked to vote on two separate propositions. The first would authorize the district to sell the […]