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By March 12, 2020

A message from Mr. Rich about coronavirus

Prior to the most recent news about coronavirus, Central Valley School District took steps to protect our students and staff. Those steps center on: Sanitation to prevent the spread of the virus, Classroom education to reinforce healthy behaviors, and Collaboration with health and safety authorities to monitor local conditions. Sanitation Every cold and flu season, […]

By March 6, 2020

Central Valley plan to close student performance gap

Central Valley School District is currently drafting a plan to improve the performance of specific subgroups of students who have not met standards set by the New York State Education Department (NYSED). In accordance with the federal Every Student Succeeds Act, NYSED measures student participation rates and performance on standardized tests, attendance, and graduation rates. […]

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By March 6, 2020

You count! Census numbers matter to your school

Every 10 years, the U.S. Census Bureau undertakes a mammoth task: counting all the people residing in the United States. This count affects the funding for our community’s public resources including schools, hospitals, and roads. It also helps plan for the future and determines our voice in government. Learn more about the importance of the […]

By March 2, 2020

Check out Youth Art Month displays at Bassett Healthcare

Students from all four Central Valley schools have their artwork on display in the Herkimer Bassett Healthcare lobby for March is Youth Art Month. The Herkimer County Art Educators and Bassett Healthcare co-sponsor exhibit each March to promote community involvement for our students and art education in our schools. This year’s artists are: Fisher Elementary […]

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By February 26, 2020

POSTPONED -Herkimer BOCES residents to vote Mar. 31 on purchase of Remington school

As residents of the Herkimer BOCES district, Central Valley residents will go to the polls on Tuesday, Mar. 31 to vote on a referendum that would authorize Herkimer BOCES to purchase the former Remington elementary school building from Central Valley School District for one dollar. Polls will be open in each district noon-8 p.m. Because […]

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By February 26, 2020

Barringer Road recognizes the latest Shining Star recipient

On Feb. 25, Barringer Road Elementary School principal Aaron Carey proudly recognized the school’s latest Shining Star recipient—fourth grader Drake Joy. To earn a Shining Star, a student must consistently model and exceed the school’s three simple rules for good behavior. Those rules are: be respectful, be responsible, and be safe. The Barringer school family […]

By February 21, 2020

January 15, 2020 BOE Regular Meeting Minutes approved

Central Valley School District Board of Education – Regular Meeting January 15, 2020    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 Travis Costin Matt Darrow Kelly […]

By February 20, 2020

Central Valley CSD Foundation honors second quarter Students and Employees of the Month

The Central Valley Central School District Foundation recognized the district’s students and employees of the quarter at its February 11 meeting. “We were proud to be able to recognize students who stand out in academics and good citizenship,” said JoAnn Duga, Foundation president. “It was also a great night to publicly acknowledge some of the […]

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By February 20, 2020

Enrollment for PreK and new kindergarten students on Mar. 5

Note: This is for new kindergarten students only. If your child is currently enrolled in our Central Valley PK program, you do not need to register them for kindergarten. They are already in our system. Fisher PreK and New Student Kindergarten registration will take place 4-7 p.m. on Thursday, March 5 at Fisher Elementary School, […]

By February 15, 2020

CVA Drama Club to present “School of Rock”

The Central Valley Drama Club will present the musical “School of Rock” at 7 p.m. Mar. 5-7 in Central Valley Academy’s Seymour Burton Auditorium. Snow dates are 2 p.m. matinees on Mar. 7 and 8. “School of Rock” School of Rock is a rock musical based on the 2003 film starring Jack Black. The show […]