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CVA Announcements

By April 2, 2019

Central Valley to host vaping conversation

On Tuesday, Apr. 9, Central Valley will host Weed Between the Lines/Vaping Me Crazy, a candid look at the rise of casual marijuana use and vaping in students. Free pizza and salad begins at 5:45 p.m. in the Central Valley Academy cafeteria. The presentation follows 6:30-8 p.m. in the Central Valley Academy auditorium. Learn more […]

By March 29, 2019

Central Valley BOE revises 2018-19 school calendar

At its regular meeting on March 27, the Central Valley Board of Education made the following changes to the 2018-19 school calendar (PDF): Friday, May 10—Staff Professional Development Day, 1/2 day for PK-12 Monday, June 24-Wednesday, June 26—Staff Professional Development Days, 1/2 day for PK-6 The district still has two unused 2018-19 snow days. They […]

By March 29, 2019

Meet the Central Valley Hall of Fame Class of 2019

The Central Valley Hall of Fame proudly honored six new members at the annual luncheon on Saturday, March 9 at Francesca’s Banquet Hall in Ilion. In addition to recognizing honorees at the luncheon, the district  permanently displays a plaque honoring each person on the Hall of Fame wall at Central Valley Academy.   Dr. Charles […]

By March 1, 2019

Addressing the Momo Challenge hoax

Barringer Road and Fisher elementary schools sent the following home to parents in response to growing concerns over the “Momo Challenge.” March 1, 2019 Dear Parent, We are writing you to inform you of an issue that is arising in schools across the country. Local and national media outlets are reporting about the “Momo Challenge.” […]

By February 13, 2019

Enrollment for new kindergarten students

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 because they will already be in our system. Fisher New Student Kindergarten registration will take place on 4-7 p.m. on Tuesday, March 5 and 4-7 p.m. […]

By February 13, 2019

Pre-K Registration

Fisher Pre-Kindergarten registration will take place 4-7 p.m. on Tuesday, March 5 and 4-7 p.m. on Thursday, March 7 at Fisher Elementary School. To be eligible for Pre-kindergarten in September 2019, a child must be 4 years of age on or before December 1, 2019 and must reside in the Central Valley School District. If […]

By February 13, 2019

Central Valley introduces “Sun Safety Awareness Program”

If you see your child playing with matches, you instantly stop them, take the matches away, and teach them about the dangers of fire. If you were to see your child smoking, you would instantly stop them, take the cigarettes away, and teach them about the dangers of cancers and other smoking related diseases. What […]

By February 13, 2019

Central Valley Sun Safety Awareness Program

Mission To save lives by informing our school community and educating our students on the importance of sun safety, and empowering our students to protect themselves and to educate others. Goals Educate all of our students, grades Pre-K through 12th, using age appropriate content. Provide sunscreen for all playgrounds and athletic fields. Include skin checks […]

By February 4, 2019

Central Valley announces 2019 Hall of Fame class

Central Valley Central School District will induct five Ilion and Mohawk alumni into the district’s Hall of Fame at a luncheon at 11 a.m. on Saturday, March 9 at Francesca’s Banquet Hall in Ilion. The public is invited. Luncheon tickets are $25 each. Tickets are available at the Jarvis Middle School and CVA offices. In […]

By January 4, 2019

Advisory to senior citizens: changes to Enhanced STAR to take effect in 2019

Because of changes New York state made to the Enhanced STAR tax exemption earlier this year, all residents ages 65 and over enrolled in Enhanced STAR now need to also be enrolled in the state’s Income Verification Program (IVP) to continue receiving their Enhanced STAR benefit. The new state law requires all property owners who […]