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Archive for September, 2014

By September 30, 2014

American Legion recognizes CVA support of speech contest

On Sept. 25, Phil Seybert, American Legion Zone 4 Oratorical Chairman, visited CVA to present Principal Renee Rudd with a certificate of appreciation for the school’s support of the Legion’s annual High School Oratorical Scholarship Program. CVA hosted the Legion’s District 4 competition last February. Each year, the American Legion holds this speech contest that challenges a student’s understanding of […]

By September 29, 2014

Looking for a way to support Central Valley? Consider the CV Foundation

Parents, alumni and community members who would like to support Central Valley need only to look to the Central Valley CSD Foundation. This group of up to 15 volunteers raises money to enhance the school’s educational program by providing materials or equipment and by funding programs and capital projects that cannot be readily financed by […]

Meet Foreign Exchange Student Clara Feleto
By September 29, 2014

Meet Foreign Exchange Student Clara Feleto

Get to know a little about CVA’s foregin exchange student Clara Feleto in the student spotlight.

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Meet staff member Jessica Bowman
By September 29, 2014

Meet staff member Jessica Bowman

Get to know a little about Jarvis Middle School teacher Jessica Bowman in the Staff Spotlight.

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By September 25, 2014

Central Valley announces administration changes

At its regular meeting on Wednesday, Sept. 24, the Central Valley School Board of Education approved changes to the district’s administration team, effective immediately. Fran LaPaglia will serve as Fisher Elementary School Interim Principal. Mrs. LaPaglia had been the Barringer Road Elementary School principal before becoming the Director of Human Resources following the merger. Interim […]

By September 24, 2014

CVA Announcements

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By September 24, 2014

Jarvis STREAM steams ahead

A small group of almost 30 sixth grade parents gathered on Monday, Sept. 22 in the Jarvis Middle School Auditorium to learn more about the the school’s new STREAM (Science, Technology, Research, Engineering, Arts and Math) curriculum. Prior to the meeting, Jarvis Principal Melissa Hoskey asked parents to send in any questions they had about the program. She […]

By September 24, 2014

CVA recognizes High Honors students and encourages excellence from all

On Sept. 10, Central Valley Academy gathered in the auditorium for the school’s traditional Honors Assembly, recognizing students’ 2013-14 academic achievement. In addition to naming those students who had earned a 90 or higher grade point average over the last school year, Principal Renee Rudd took advantage of the gathering to encourage students to think about […]

By September 24, 2014

Prevent the spread of Enterovirus D68

As you may be aware from recent media coverage, several states in the Midwest reported clusters of a respiratory illness known as Enterovirus D68 (EV-D68) affecting children and others over the last few weeks; more recently, cases of EV-D68 have been confirmed in New York. The Central Valley School District is providing information from the […]

By September 19, 2014

Residents invited to superintendent candidate forum on Oct. 8

Residents of the Central Valley School District are invited to attend a public forum at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 8 in the CVA Large Group Instruction room to meet the candidates vying to become the district’s new school superintendent. Herkimer BOCES Superintendent Mark Vivacqua said the forum is a critical part in a search process […]