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Archive for April, 2014

By April 30, 2014

Herkimer College Athletics to visit CVA

Do you have an interest in Herkimer College? Do you want to become part of The Home of the Champions? Herkimer was awarded the third best athletic program in the country last year and placed in the top five for 10 consecutive years, and it is located right in your own backyard! Academically it was […]

Meet staff member Patricia Rhyde
By April 28, 2014

Meet staff member Patricia Rhyde

Hi! My name is Patricia Rhyde and I work as a special education teacher at Central Valley Academy.

Posted in: Spotlight
Meet student Teirnan McManus
By April 28, 2014

Meet student Teirnan McManus

Get to know a little bit about Fisher Elementary fourth grade student Tiernan McManus.

Posted in: District, Spotlight
By April 28, 2014

Fisher Library celebrates reading in April

During the month of April Mrs. Behe and Mrs. Day held several events in the Fisher Elementary Library to celebrate reading with the students. Guest readers were invited and fun events were planned to engage students in the love of reading. Mrs. Mary Shepherd, a local author and illustrator from Mohawk wrote the story The […]

By April 25, 2014

Honor societies volunteer at library egg hunt

On Saturday, April 19, members of the National Honor Society and National Junior Honor Society volunteered their time at the 5th Annual Weller Library Easter Egg Hunt held in Weller Park. Over 450 children attended, making it the largest hunt, yet. Student volunteers hid eggs, painted faces and even dressed as the Easter Bunny!! Vicky […]

By April 23, 2014

Education chief gets a look at merger success

Students and staff at Central Valley Academy had a rare treat as New York State Education Commissioner Dr. John King visited the district on Wednesday, Apr. 23. Dr. King stopped in at Central Valley to see first-hand the results of the school merger and to observe teachers implementing the Common Core in their classrooms. Superintendent […]

By April 23, 2014

South African Adventure

Students in Martha Higgins’ and Katie Nowalk’s classes have been learning about South Africa during the month of April. Students learned where the country is located and about the geography of the area. Africa has mountains with volcanoes, savannas, a big city (called the city of gold), sea sides and a rain forest. Students also […]

Posted in: Archive
By April 21, 2014

Alliance Group rallies for Day of Silence

Central Valley Academy halls were quieter than normal when several students took part in the National Day of Silence (DOS) along with thousands of students across the nation April 11. The purpose of the National Day of Silence is to promote awareness of anti-lesbian, gay, bi-sexual and transgender (LGBT) name calling, bullying and harassment in […]

Posted in: CVA, CVA Announcements
Meet students Johnna Bernard and Juliana Joyce
By April 16, 2014

Meet students Johnna Bernard and Juliana Joyce

Get to know a little about Central Valley Academy students Johnna Bernard and Juliana Joyce.

Posted in: Spotlight
Meet staff member Laurie Landry
By April 16, 2014

Meet staff member Laurie Landry

Hi! My name is Laurie Landry. I am the Jarvis Middle School Principal Secretary.

Posted in: Spotlight