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Archive for July, 2017

Meet staff member Jonna Costin
By July 31, 2017

Meet staff member Jonna Costin

Get to know a little about CVA PE teacher Jonna Costin in the Staff Spotlight.

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Central Valley Academy construction update
By July 28, 2017

Central Valley Academy construction update

CVA is undergoing major transformation. Work is progressing on the new district office, the new cafeteria, and work starts soon on the synthetic sports field. District office Cafeteria Synthetic sports field Contractors will soon begin site work on the field. That means CVA football will be played at Tolpa for the the Fall 2017 season. […]

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By July 27, 2017

Learn about the 17-18 Jarvis Disney Leadership Institute

Jarvis Middle School is preparing to open enrollment for this year’s Disney Leadership Institute. This is more than a trip to Disney. This is an important learning and personal growth opportunity. Students will take on responsibilities in addition to their regular classes. To learn more about the program and its cost, watch this 13-minute video:

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By July 27, 2017

Check out Personalized Learning at Barringer Road

We stopped in at Barringer Road Elementary School to speak with second grade teacher Julie Ball and third grade teacher Lori Barr about their experiences with Personalized Learning in their classrooms. We also asked a few of their students what they like about the way they learn with these teachers. And what we heard (and […]

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By July 26, 2017

Fisher construction updates

Work is focused on the roof, a new boiler (sorry no photos), the media center, the main office and the new addition in the back. Roof Media center Main office Addition What you’ll find in September For visitors: The “buzzer” at the front door will be gone. Instead, visitors will enter the building through the […]

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By July 25, 2017

BOE seeks community members for advisory committees

The Central Valley School District Board of Education is seeking community members to serve on the board’s advisory committees: Finance Policy Curriculum & Instruction Transportation “Other” Please submit letters of interest to District Clerk Marsha Griffith in the District Office or via email at mgriffith@cvalleycsd.org or call 315-894-9934. The deadline to express interest is September […]

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By July 20, 2017

July 24, 2017 Central Valley BOE special meeting agenda

CENTRAL VALLEY SCHOOL DISTRICT BOARD OF EDUCATION – SPECIAL MEETING MONDAY, JULY 24, 2017 CENTRAL VALLEY ACADEMY – LGI AGENDA I. CALL TO ORDER (6:30 p.m.) II. PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE III. NEW BUSINESS A. Approval of 2017 Summer School Transportation Appointment Joel Couchman Bus Driver – 4 hours/day Effective 7/10/17 – 8/18/17 B. Approval of […]

By July 19, 2017

Construction update: Now and what will it look like in September

Work is progressing rapidly at Barringer Road, Fisher, and CVA. Check out the photos below for how things looked on July 17. We’ve also included a recap of what students and staff can expect to find when school resumes in September. Note: We’ve focused on the visible building changes. Buildings are also getting “unseen” improvements […]

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By July 19, 2017

Students install permaculture planting at CVA

CVA visitors may notice a new planting on the slope across from the main entrance to Diss Field. It is the work of Krista Harwick’s Ecology classes and Ecology Club. In the fall of 2016, the Ecology classes and club went on a field trip to a permaculture site in Utica. Permaculture is the development […]

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By July 17, 2017

Barringer Road supply list

Third Grade 1 3-Subject notebook (Wide-rule) 1 Box of 24 crayons (no larger) Colored pencils Scissors 1 Highlighter 1 Pencil bag (NO boxes) 24 Sharpened pencils Cap erasers 1 Glue stick 1 Red pocket folder 1 Box of tissues Gallon size plastic bags (girl students bring) Sandwich size plastic bags (boy students bring) Earbuds 1 […]

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