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By June 10, 2016

Tenth Annual Mott Marathon results

The 10th Annual Mott Marathon “Jack’s Day” boasted the largest field of runners in the event’s history. In addition to 47 seniors who ultimately stepped to the starting line, alumni and school staff ran as individuals and relay teams. All proceeds from the race will be donated to the Race for a Cure in Jack […]

By June 9, 2016

2016 Mott Marathon photos

The 2016 Mott Marathon “Jack’s Day” kicked off on Thursday, June 9 under blue skies and gusty winds. This year’s marathon raised money for the Race for a Cure in the name of Jack Day (Ilion ’11) who lost a valiant battle with melanoma in 2015. Jarvis middle schoolers kicked off the event with their […]

By June 9, 2016

CVA dinner honors scholars

Central Valley Academy recognized its scholars at the school’s Third Annual Honors Dinner on June 1. The dinner acknowledged the Class of 2016’s top scholars who are also members of the National Honor Society. Valedictorian Olivia Harwick and her sister and salutatorian Skyler Harwick received plaques honoring their accomplishments. Ilion graduate Sarah Alexander was the guest speaker. […]

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By June 6, 2016

CVA’s Crim advances to state meet with Section 3 qualifier wins

CVA Senior Zach Crim will advance to next weekend’s New York State high school track and field championship following his Division II winning long and triple jumps in the Section 3 qualifying meet held on Friday, June 3 at Cicero-North Syracuse, Crim long-jumped 22 feet 3 inches, topping his personal best by 10 inches. He followed that […]

By June 3, 2016

Holleran commits to Marywood field hockey

On Wednesday, June 1, CVA senior Marlee Holleran signed her NCAA letter of intent to play field hockey for Marywood University in Scranton, Pa. Marlee played field hockey for Mohawk and CVA for six years, four years on varsity. The forward/midfielder was team captain her junior and senior years. She was named Section III Second Team All-Star as […]

By June 3, 2016

Tri-M Music Honor Society performs

Central Valley Academy’s chapter of the Tri-M Music Honor Society presented a concert of their choral works on Tuesday, May 31. Each of the society’s 13 members performed a piece for family and friends in the high school vocal room. The concert was sponsored by Central Valley Central School District Performing Arts Boosters. Performing were: Soprano […]

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By May 31, 2016

CVA Band honors vets

The CVA Symphonic Band under the direction of Band Director Michael Fenton had the honor of participating once again in the annual Memorial Day parade through the Village of Mohawk.  Playing a trio of patriotic songs, the band also was honored to participate in the annual memorial service at the Mohawk Cemetery.  The service was […]

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By May 26, 2016

Elementary realignment moves forward

At its regular board meeting on Wednesday, May 25, the Central Valley School District Board of Education let stand its Dec. 18 vote to realign the district’s elementary schools. Under the plan, Fisher Elementary will become a prekindergarten-grade 1 building and Barringer Road Elementary will become a grade-2-4 building. The board cited the realignment’s benefits for […]

By May 26, 2016

Board of Ed approves 12 for tenure

At its Wednesday, May 25 regular meeting, the Central Valley School District Board of Education approved 12 tenure appointments. Following the approval, the board recessed for a cake and punch reception. Approved were: Melissa Hoskey, principal Ryan Biamonte, elementary teacher Linsey Connarton, special education teacher Jennifer DeRocco, science teacher Stephanie Griffith, social worker Melissa Harris, […]

By May 17, 2016

Voters approve 2016-17 budget

Central Valley School District voters went to polls on Tuesday, May 17 and approved the district’s proposed 2016-17 school budget. The budget passed with 85.7 percent in favor, exceeding the 60 percent supermajority needed for approval. The $45,094,500 budget decreases spending 1.00 percent or $455,500 over the current year and carries a 1.00 percent tax levy […]