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Archive for October, 2018

By October 25, 2018

Laurie Landry receives Jarvis Thor hammer

Jarvis school secretary Laurie Landry received the Thor hammer from chorus teacher Andrea Nitti. Embedded YouTube video of Laurie Landry receiving the Thor Hammer

By October 24, 2018

Schoff named DAR Good Citizen

Central Valley Academy proudly announces senior Jacob Schoff is the school’s Col. Marinus Willett-Mohawk Valley Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution Good Citizen. Jacob’s teachers and classmates nominated him as the student in the Class of 2019 who best embodies the award’s criteria of service, leadership, patriotism and dependability. Jacob is a top […]

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By October 18, 2018

Central Valley BOE Sept. 19, 2018 Regular Meeting minutes – approved

Central Valley School District Board of Education – Regular Meeting September 19, 2018 7:00 p.m. APPROVED The Board of Education’s regular meeting was called to order by President Kelly Rowland at 7:00 p.m. in the LGI at CVA. The Pledge of Allegiance was recited by all those present. Members Present Kelly Rowland, Pres. Kristen Rich, […]

By October 18, 2018

Messages from senior cheerleaders and football players

The lengthy Homecoming activities at the football game on Friday, Oct. 11 cut short an important CVA tradition—reading the messages from this year’s senior cheerleaders and football players. In case you missed any, we’ve included them below (just click on the name and it will jump to that athlete’s message.) Cheer Suzanah Albritton Gabriella Beam […]

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By October 18, 2018

Jarvis students pitch in to teach fire prevention

Once again, 16 Jarvis Middle School students lived every kid’s dream (well almost every kid). They rode in a fire truck. The students joined the Mohawk Fire Department and the German Flats Fire Department, helping present fire prevention programs at Fisher and Barringer Road Elementary schools.

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By October 15, 2018

October 17, 2018 BOE Regular Meeting Agenda

CENTRAL VALLEY SCHOOL DISTRICT BOARD OF EDUCATION – REGULAR MEETING WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 17, 2018 CENTRAL VALLEY ACADEMY – LGI AGENDA I. EXECUTIVE SESSION (6:00 P.M.) Discussions about proposed, pending or current litigation; Collective negotiations pursuant to Article 14 of the Civil Service Law; Medical, financial, credit or employment history of any particular person or corporation, […]

By October 12, 2018

Puppet Show stresses fire safety

The Ilion and Mohawk fire departments and Sparky the Fire Dog visited Barringer Road Elementary on Thursday, Oct. 11 with a simple message, “Fire safety is everyone’s responsibility.” The highlight was a fire safety puppet show presented by The Guild of Thespian Puppets (you can watch a similar version by the same group on YouTube). […]

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By October 11, 2018

Nominate an outstanding alumnus to the Hall of Fame

Do you know someone who has served Mohawk, Ilion, or Central Valley schools with distinction? Or maybe someone who proudly represented our schools’ ideals in the workplace or community service? That person might be an excellent candidate for the Central Valley School District Hall of Fame. Visit the Hall of Fame page for links to […]

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By October 5, 2018

Thor hammer recognizes exceptional employees

It is most often simple gestures that mean the most in people’s lives. At opening day for staff on Tuesday, Sept. 4, Superintendent Jeremy Rich “hammered that message home.” He began by speaking for several minutes about two of his four pillars—community and morale, stressing how a personal touch changes people’s perspectives and attitudes. He, then, […]

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