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Archive for November, 2016

By November 29, 2016

Fisher BEAR Breakfast combines fun and reading

On Friday, Nov. 18, students and teachers in the Fisher Elementary Pre-k classes wore their pajamas to school. No, they didn’t get up late for school and not have time to dress. It was all part of Fisher’s BEAR Breakfast.> Fisher holds BEAR (Be Excited About Reading) Breakfast to encourage families and students to read together. […]

Meet Staff Member Liza Gonzalez-Brondou
By November 29, 2016

Meet Staff Member Liza Gonzalez-Brondou

Get to know a little about Jarvis Spanish Teacher Liza Gonzalez-Brondou in the Staff Spotlight.

Posted in: Spotlight
Meet Student Leah Polley
By November 29, 2016

Meet Student Leah Polley

Get to know a little about Fisher Elementary student Leah Polley in the Student Spotlight.

Posted in: Spotlight
By November 28, 2016

CVA conducts lockdown drill and dog sweep

At 8:40 a.m. on Monday, Nov. 28, Central Valley Academy conducted a lockdown drill and dog sweep. The Ilion Police Department coordinated the drill and the New York State Police canine unit performed the sweep. New York requires all schools to practice emergency response drills such as lockdown and fire drills. A school would enter […]

Posted in: CVA, CVA Announcements
By November 23, 2016

Campus CMG moves in anticipation of capital project start

Staff, students, and visitors to Central Valley school buildings may see a couple of unfamiliar faces walking around—Scott Bulriss and Joe Nolan of Campus CMG. The two are responsible for overseeing the district’s voter-approved capital project. Their office at Central Valley Academy is in the former middle school office suite. The two are busy getting everything settled in […]

By November 22, 2016

Jarvis announces first quarter honor roll

Jarvis Middle School announces Honor Roll recipients for the first quarter of the 2016-17 school year. Grades to achieve Honor Roll are as follows: Principal’s Honor Roll: 95-100 High Honor Roll: 90-94.9 Honor Roll: 85-89.99 Fifth Grade Honor Roll Danielle Almond, Emma Archer, Paige Austin, Alyssa Becker, Carly Bennett, Madison Bernier, Kaila Blanch, Jaden  Cimo, Anthony Crisino, […]

By November 22, 2016

Barringer spelling bee reinforces vocabulary

How do you make learning spelling words fun? You make it a game, of course! More than 150 Barringer Road second graders squared off in the first round of a spelling bee on Nov. 16. One by one, competitors dropped out as they misspelled a word. Soon it was down to two top spellers, Makayla Rodgers […]

By November 21, 2016

Fisher PTO delivers Thanksgiving dinners

On Sunday, Nov. 20, the Fisher Elementary PTO and their holiday helpers delivered turkey dinners to eight Fisher families. Events such as the 7th Annual Fisher Elementary PTO Turkey Trot on Nov. 12 help fund PTO opportunities to give back to our community during the holiday season. “Our PTO is very blessed to have so […]

By November 21, 2016

Thunder football players honored for 2016 season

A total of 13 CVA football players were recognized for their outstanding play during the 2016 season in Section III, Class B East. Joshua Klosner (RB), Adam Klosner (DB), Jacob Slaughter (DE), Alex Dihrberg (OF), and Robert Baker (LB) were named 1st Team All Stars. Ryan Bulger (OL), Noah Lynch (DE), James Thorn (TE), and Kyle […]

By November 20, 2016

Fisher PTO Turkey Trot winners

Congratulations to all who competed in Fisher Elementary PTO’s 7th Annual Turkey Trot. Top finishers were: Free Kids Runs 4-6 year olds – 1/4 mile run Female  First – Brice Boucher Second – Addison Smithson Third – Hayley Wormuth                           Male First – […]