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By January 19, 2018

Barringer Road welcomes new principal Aaron Carey

On Monday, Jan 22, Barringer Road Elementary welcomed new principal Aaron Carey. On Jan. 10, the Board of Education appointed Mr. Carey to replace outgoing principal Jeremy Rich who was named Assistant Superintendent in December . Previously, Mr. Carey was the assistant principal at Jarvis Middle School. “I’m looking forward to the opportunity to work […]

By January 18, 2018

Bring your (non-electric) toys to school on Feb. 7 for Fisher’s Play Day

Fisher Elementary students are invited to bring their favorite toys to school on Wednesday, Feb. 7 as part of Global School Play Day. Global School Play Day celebrates student imagination by encouraging them to learn through play. For half of the school day, students will be free to play under adult supervision but without adult […]

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By January 12, 2018

Don’t miss the CV vs. Local Law Enforcement basketball game on Fri. Mar. 9

Come out on Friday, Mar. 9 and support the Central Valley Faculty as they square off in a friendly basketball game against members of local law enforcement.  Doors open at 6 p.m. and tip-off is at 7 p.m. in the CVA Gymnasium.  There will be a 50/50 raffle, “Dress Like a Thunder” contests, Half-Time Shoot-Around […]

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By January 4, 2018

Winter’s here – take extra precautions

With the arrival of winter weather comes the need to take extra precautions against the cold, snow and wintry weather. Although school staff works hard to keep Central Valley’s building and grounds safe for all students, staff, and visitors, everyone is reminded to take steps to ensure personal safety and the safety of others: Wear […]

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By January 3, 2018

Jarvis NJHS spreads holiday cheer at Mohawk Homestead

Holidays are often hard for those living away from family in retirement and nursing homes. In December, members of the Jarvis National Junior Honor Society did their part to make the holidays a bit brighter for residents of the Mohawk Homestead. NJHS advisor Shannon Buttacaroli, guidance secretary Amy Murphy and the students made two visits, […]

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Meet music teacher Kimberly Pierce
By January 3, 2018

Meet music teacher Kimberly Pierce

Get to know a little about PK-1 music teacher at Fisher Elementary Kimberly Pierce in the Staff Spotlight.

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By January 1, 2018

Barringer makes the holidays bright for Humane Society

Barringer Road celebrated the holidays with our four-legged friends by collecting supplies for the Herkimer County Humane Society. Humane Society representatives (both two-legged and four-legged) stopped in just before Christmas to collect the donations.

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By December 19, 2017

Musicians perform for BOE

The Central Valley CSD music department showcased some of its talented musicians at the Dec. 14 board of education meeting. Alto Lydia Engel and pianist Caroline Gardner, who represented Central Valley at the New York State School Music Association (NYSSMA) Conference All-State, each performed a piece on an evening that acknowledged the diversity and accomplishments […]

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By December 19, 2017

Fine Arts Progression defines requirements and expand opportunities

Central Valley students with a passion for visual arts, music, theater, and media arts now have a clear path to follow to graduation. On Thursday, Dec.14, the Central Valley board of education adopted a proposed Fine Arts Progression. The Fine Arts Progression is rigorous, and meets all state learning standards and graduation requirements. It offers […]

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By December 18, 2017

November 30, 2017 BOE Special Meeting Minutes – Approved

Central Valley School District Board of Education – Special Meeting November 30, 2017   7 p.m. APPROVED The Board of Education’s Special Meeting was called to order by President Kelly Rowland at 7:00 p.m. in the LGI Room at CVA. The Pledge of Allegiance was recited by all those present. Members Present Kelly Rowland, Pres. Kristen […]