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By February 8, 2018

Elementary Code of Conduct – Preamble

I. Preamble Code Of Conduct The intent of this Code of Conduct is to promote responsible behavior that creates an orderly and safe school environment. It is the belief of the Central Valley Central School District that everyone in our community must strive toward contributing to this goal. The objective is to develop a moral […]

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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 2, 2017

Barringer Candy Cane Sale raises $559 for Humane Society

Barringer Road Elementary held a candy cane sale this December to help raise funds for the Herkimer Humane Society. The students sold 2,236 candy canes for 25 cents each—$559 raised for the dogs and cats at the shelter. Melissa Bennett of the Herkimer Humane Society graciously accepted the check from the students. The money raised will go a […]

By November 22, 2016

Barringer spelling bee reinforces vocabulary

How do you make learning spelling words fun? You make it a game, of course! More than 150 Barringer Road second graders squared off in the first round of a spelling bee on Nov. 16. One by one, competitors dropped out as they misspelled a word. Soon it was down to two top spellers, Makayla Rodgers […]

By June 3, 2016

Barringer second grade releases butterflies

On Tuesday, May 31, Barringer Road second graders released the end of a science project – dozens of painted lady butterflies. After a picnic lunch outdoors, the students gathered around their teachers and five cylindrical butterfly enclosures. As the teachers opened the tops the butterflies slowly worked their way to the opening and flitted up […]

By March 28, 2016

Barringer hosts March Madness Tournament of Books

While sports fans stay glued to their televisions watching college basketball’s March Madness, Barringer Road second graders have been following their own March Madness–“Book Madness”. The student began with a sweet sixteen of wonderful children’s books. These books entered the brackets paired off against one another. Children in all the second grade classes listened to a different pair of […]

By March 15, 2016

Barringer supports Heart Run and Walk

Barringer Road stepped up in the fight against heart disease and stroke by raising $535 that it donated to American Heart Association. The school launched its “Buy a Heart–Save a Heart” campaign, inviting individuals and families to purchased heart to hang in the technology lab windows. The windows filled quickly with hearts remembering and honoring loved ones who suffered from heart […]

By March 14, 2016

Barringer hosts PARP Bingo

On Thursday, Mar. 10, the Barringer Road PTO  hosted PARP (Pick a Reading Partner) Family Bingo Night in the Barringer Road cafeteria. Parents, students, teachers and staff all showed up for an hour of bingo, popcorn, drinks, a poster contest, and the Scholastic Book Fair. There were several rounds of bingo offering participants many opportunities to win […]

By March 7, 2016

Barringer Road elementary celebrates Shrek! (the book)

In anticipation of the CVA Drama Club’s presentation of “Shrek the Musical,” Barringer Road librarian Cynthia Bechard and aide Tiffany Smith transformed the library into a Shrek park. Students walking in find copies of the book “Shrek!” by William Steig, castle blocks, royal pennants, helmets, a jester hat, and royal crown. Although many people know […]

By February 16, 2016

Thunder artists to display at Herkimer Youth show

Feb. 22 through Apr. 1, 20 Central Valley Central School artists will display their works in the 2016 Herkimer County Art Educators Youth Art Month exhibit at Bassett Healthcare in Herkimer. The exhibit showcases outstanding art work of local art students as part of March is Youth Art Month. It also underscores the value of art education and recognizes art as […]