The CVA physical education department is launching a new after school weightlifting club. The club will meet 2:15-2:55 p.m. Monday through Thursday. Each of the school’s four phys ed teachers has committed to take one night each week to train and monitor students. The club will be open to grade 9-12 student who want to […]
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E-cigarette, smoking pen, Juul—whatever terms you use—have become the next major threat to Central Valley students’ lives. The cleverly packaged, flavored, high-nicotine smoking alternatives are quietly and quickly addicting students. Worse, students believe that because electronic cigarettes don’t actually burn, they are safe. The facts say otherwise. “We are seeing increasing numbers of students with […]
When I first saw a Facebook video showing a Herkimer football player spitting on the CVA turf field, my heart sank. I knew taxpayers, fans, and athletes would be angry and would demand this student be punished. I get that. I am, however, an educator and wanted something more than retribution. In my daily work […]
Jarvis Middle School and CVA students learned about career opportunities from more than 60 local professionals during Central Valley’s Career Exploration Day on Friday, Nov. 2 at CVA. The professionals spoke candidly about their jobs and answered questions about their personal career paths. Jarvis and CVA guidance counselor departments worked with the Herkimer BOCES’ School […]
Mohawk Valley CC will be in the guidance office at noon on Monday, November 5th for an “Instant Admit Day”.
Jarvis school secretary Laurie Landry received the Thor hammer from chorus teacher Andrea Nitti.
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 […]
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, […]
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 […]
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.