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By February 20, 2018

January 24, 2018 BOE Regular Meeting Minutes – Approved

Central Valley School District Board of Education – Regular Meeting January 24, 2018 7:00 p.m. The Board of Education’s regular meeting was called to order by President Kelly Rowland at 7:00 p.m. in the LGI room at Central Valley Academy.  The Pledge of Allegiance was recited by all those present. Members Present Kelly Rowland, Pres. […]

Meet staff member Jessica Spatto
By February 19, 2018

Meet staff member Jessica Spatto

Get to know a little about Barringer Road Teacher Assistant Jessica Spatto in the Staff Spotlight.

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By February 16, 2018

BOE names Jeremy Rich new superintendent of schools

At its regular meeting on Thursday, Feb. 15, the Central Valley School District Board of Education named Jeremy Rich as the new superintendent of schools. Upon the action, the meeting paused for a cake and punch celebration. Rich has served as assistant and acting superintendent since Dec. 14 when former superintendent Rich Hughes resigned to […]

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By February 12, 2018

Central Valley BOE expected to name Rich as School Superintendent

The Central Valley School District Board of Education is expected to name current Assistant and Acting Superintendent Jeremy Rich to the position of school superintendent at its next regular meeting on Thursday, Feb. 15. The board action would be consistent with its Jan. 24 announcement that board members had agreed to focus internally to seek […]

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By February 9, 2018

Feb. 15, 2018 Board of Education Regular Meeting Agenda

CENTRAL VALLEY SCHOOL DISTRICT BOARD OF EDUCATION – REGULAR MEETING THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 15, 2018 CENTRAL VALLEY ACADEMY – LGI AGENDA I. EXECUTIVE SESSION (6:30 P.M.) Collective negotiations pursuant to Article 14 of the Civil Service Law; Proposed acquisition, sale or lease of real property, but only when publicity would substantially affect the value of the […]

By February 5, 2018

Buy a new prom dress and support veterans

Planning on attending a prom at CVA or another local school? Looking for an affordable prom dress option? Want to do something nice for others? Then, come to CVA’s Large Group Instruction room (LGI) 2:15-3 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 15 to shop brand new prom dresses that will be sold for a fraction of the […]

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By February 1, 2018

Transportation—rules to keep students safe

More than 2,300 students travel to Central Valley Schools and home each day. Some ride the bus, some walk, and some travel by car. Regardless of how students travel, our district is committed to keeping every student safe. For this reason, we follow these policies and guidelines: Bus riders A bus is an extension of […]

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By February 1, 2018

Bus routines keep kids safe

Central Valley School District’s Director of Transportation Chad Francisco says bus routines are key to keeping students safe as they travel to and from school. “Our families, students, and drivers do best with a regular routine—buses arriving on time, the same driver on the same route, students getting on and off at the same stops—they […]

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By January 31, 2018

Jarvis teachers give the gift of reading

On Friday, Jan 26, some Jarvis teachers set up a Take-a-Book/Read-a-Book/Give-a-Book-a-Home display in the school lobby. Their message was simple, “We want you to read!” Students walking past are welcome to browse the tables. Titles range from Artemis Fowl to Bridge Over River Kwai… from Bailey School Kids for the younger readers to 1846 A Portrait […]

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By January 30, 2018

CVA to offer students AP Capstone Diploma

In September 2018, determined Central Valley Academy students will take a first step toward earning an Advance Placement (AP) Capstone Diploma. The program develops critical thinking, research, collaboration, time management, and presentation skills needed for college-level work. “This is a great opportunity for our high achieving students,” said CVA Principal Dick Keeler. He credits veteran […]

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