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By June 18, 2019

Mott Marathon

Here are the stats and finish photos for the 2019 Mott Marathon: 13th Running “The Run to Remember Ryan” in memory of Ryan Donato (Ilion ’10) who passed away at the age of 26 after a brief but determined battle with soft tissue myxoid sarcoma. $5,195 raised for the Herkimer County Humane Society in Ryan’s […]

By June 14, 2019

June 19, 2019 BOE Regular Meeting Agenda

CENTRAL VALLEY SCHOOL DISTRICT BOARD OF EDUCATION – REGULAR MEETING WEDNESDAY, JUNE 19, 2019 CENTRAL VALLEY ACADEMY – LGI AGENDA I. CALL TO ORDER  (7:00 P.M.) II. PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE III. AGENDA CHANGES IV.  PRESENTATIONS Recognition of Spring Scholar Athletes/Teams Club Proposal – Model UN V. ADMINISTRATIVE REPORTS AND RECOMMENDATIONS A. Superintendent’s Report Campus Construction […]

By June 10, 2019

Central Valley to consider Remington school building future

The Central Valley School District Board of Education is looking into the future of the former Remington Elementary School. Herkimer BOCES currently rents the building, primarily to house its Pathways Academy. BOCES officials have expressed interest in purchasing the property. Although selling the building makes financial sense, Central Valley board members want to weigh all […]

By June 3, 2019

Guidelines for the 2019 Mott Marathon

The 13th Annual Mott Marathon returns on Thursday, June 13 to CVA’s Diss Athletic Complex. To protect our communities’ investment in this outstanding sports venue, we are adopting two simple rules: Water only on the game turf (Colored or flavored drinks and food will permanently stain the field and can break down the artificial fibers.) […]

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By May 27, 2019

Kindergartners celebrate Memorial Day

On May 21, Fisher Elementary kindergartners wrapped up their study of Memorial Day with a patriotic concert. They sang songs, read historical facts, and honored branches of the military. A highlight was honoring several veterans and active duty members of the military who were present.

By May 21, 2019

Voters approve 2019-20 budget

Central Valley School District voters went to polls on Tuesday, May 21 and approved the district’s proposed 2019-20 school budget. The budget passed with 93.2 percent in favor. The $51,949,184 budget increases spending 9.37 percent or $4,449,184 over the current year and carries no tax levy increase. The final count was: Yes— 262 No— 29 Voters also […]

By May 21, 2019

Lessons from a champion – meet Hunter Shaut

Last winter the sports pages were filled with stories about Hunter Shaut, Central Valley’s two-time state wrestling champion. The bigger story, however, comes from Hunter—what it took to become a champion. The lessons he shares are important for everyone, regardless of career paths.  

By May 17, 2019

Making the right choice

When CVA senior Gavin Rice stumbled on a wad of $20-bills on the hallway floor, he had two options—quietly keep it or turn it in. He made the choice that makes us proud to be a part of this school district.

By May 15, 2019

May 14, 2019 BOE Annual Budget Hearing Agenda

CENTRAL VALLEY SCHOOL DISTRICT BOARD OF EDUCATION – ANNUAL BUDGET HEARING TUESDAY, MAY 14, 2019 CENTRAL VALLEY ACADEMY – LGI AGENDA I. CALL TO ORDER (7:00 p.m.) II. PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE III. PRESENTATION PROPOSED 2019-2020 BUDGET IV. PUBLIC COMMENT V. ADJOURNMENT

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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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