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By May 15, 2019

2018-19 Budget Information

2018-19 Budget Voters approve 2018-19 budget Key numbers-proposed 2018-19 budget Total spending—$47,500,000;increase of 5.61 percent or $2,525,000 compared to the current year Tax levy—$8,600,000; increase of $164,000 or 1.94 percent tax levy increase Required budget information Required budget information online  – New York State law requires that school districts post certain budget information online for the […]

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By May 15, 2019

Voters to consider 2019-20 budget

On Tuesday, May 21, residents of the Central Valley School District will go to the polls to vote on the district’s proposed $51,949,184 budget for the 2019-20 school year. The proposal would increase spending 9.37 percent or $4,449,184 from the current year. This would result in no tax levy increase. The proposed levy is less […]

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By May 10, 2019

What does it take to run a community?

In early May, several CVA students spent time with Village of Ilion officials and employees, learning what they do each day to provide for the community’s residents. The program began on Wednesday, May 1 with a dinner sponsored by the Elks Lodge #1444. Central Valley Superintendent Jeremy Rich, CVA Principal Dick Keeler, Mohawk Mayor James […]

By May 10, 2019

CVA announces 3rd quarter honor roll

Central Valley Academy proudly announces Honor Roll recipients for the first quarter of the 2018-19 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 9th Grade Principals’s Honor Roll Charles DeCarr, Hanna DeLuca, Makiah DesJardins, Madeline Feldman, Gianna Frank, Maxwell Hall, Gabriella Lawrence, Rosaleigh […]

By May 9, 2019

Jarvis Middle School third quarter honor roll

Jarvis Middle School announces Honor Roll recipients for the third quarter of the 2018-19 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 Principal’s Honor Roll Zachary Archer, Molly Brien, Niamh Casey, Anthony Colone, Sophia Colone, Ava Crim, NazElixir Fajardo, Sandra […]

By May 9, 2019

March 27 2019 Board of Education Meeting Minutes – Approved

Central Valley School District Board of Education – Regular Meeting March 27, 2019 7:00 p.m. APPROVED The regular meeting was called to order by Kristen Rich, Vice President, at 7:00 p.m. The Pledge of Allegiance was recited by all those present. Members Present Kristen Rich, Vice-Pres., Travis Costin, Matt Darrow, Jonah Levi, Jane North, Maggie […]

By April 29, 2019

Take a new look at math—Lowes grant

For years, students learned their math sitting quietly at a desk or table. Well, that is changing thanks to a $5,000 Lowes Toolbox for Education grant. Students at Harry M. Fisher Elementary School will have the chance to practice their math skills using Math & Movement—a program that combines math with physical activity. The program […]

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By April 12, 2019

Dogs on school grounds and sports venues

Central Valley CSD rules prohibit dogs on school grounds. Service dogs are exempt. The same applies to Village of Ilion sports facilities at South Fifth and Whalen Park.

By April 11, 2019

Sign up for fall sports

Fall 2019 sports sign ups will begin on Tuesday, Apr. 23. Students who will be in grades 7-12 in the 2019-20 school year may sign up for fall sports Tuesday, Apr. 23-Friday, May 3. Signups will take place in their physical education classes. Interested students must sign up at this time to ensure the school […]

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By April 10, 2019

Changes to the end-of-year school calendar

The Central Valley School District Board of Education has approved the following changes to the 2018-19 school calendar: Monday, Apr. 22 — No School (unused snow day) Friday, May 10 — Staff Development Day, half-day of classes PK-12 Friday, May 24 — Memorial Day (unused snow day) Monday, June 24-Wednesday, June 26 — Staff Development, […]