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CVA Announcements

By May 8, 2014

First CVA Junior Prom set for May 10

Central Valley Academy will celebrate its first Junior Prom, “Vintage Elegance,” on Saturday, May 10. Festivities begin with the Grand March 3:30-5 p.m. in the CVA gymnasium. Following Grand March, prom goers will caravan to The Farmer’s Museum in Cooperstown for pre-prom activities. Students will be able to ride the museum’s vintage carousel and enjoy […]

By May 6, 2014

CVA archery competition fosters lifelong sport

When we think of high school sports, we tend to think of interscholastic sports such as football or volleyball. Although those sports are an important part of a well-rounded high school experience (more than half of CVA students play at least one interscholastic sport), few will go on to play in college and even fewer […]

By May 6, 2014

Honor your senior with a lasting message—in brick

The Central Valley School District Foundation is offering students, family, alumni and friends the opportunity to recognize a graduating senior with an engraved brick. You can pay tribute to your graduating senior and mark the milestone of being the first graduating class from CVA with an engraved brick. Or leave a message to future generations […]

By May 2, 2014

CVA senior tackles Spine Poetry

Have you ever noticed that you can craft sentences by combining book titles? And did you know that there is actually a name for process? It’s called Spine Poetry. In recognition of National Poetry month and at the suggestion of CVA Librarian Steve Inzer, senior Dani Engert tried her hand at Spine Poetry. Combining only […]

By May 2, 2014

Varsity athletic awards recognition on May 27

The Central Valley Athletic Department will host its first Annual Athletic Awards ceremony on Tuesday, May 27 in the Central Valley Academy Auditorium. All boy and girl varsity athletes will receive letters, sport specific pins, certificates along with recognition of individual awards. Please join us for refreshments outside the auditorium at 5:30 p.m. followed by the awards […]

By April 30, 2014

Herkimer College Athletics to visit CVA

Do you have an interest in Herkimer College? Do you want to become part of The Home of the Champions? Herkimer was awarded the third best athletic program in the country last year and placed in the top five for 10 consecutive years, and it is located right in your own backyard! Academically it was […]

By April 21, 2014

Alliance Group rallies for Day of Silence

Central Valley Academy halls were quieter than normal when several students took part in the National Day of Silence (DOS) along with thousands of students across the nation April 11. The purpose of the National Day of Silence is to promote awareness of anti-lesbian, gay, bi-sexual and transgender (LGBT) name calling, bullying and harassment in […]

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By April 10, 2014

CV offers Parent Today e-newsletter

Central Valley School District is encouraging parents to sign up for Parent Today, a twice-monthly e-newsletter that provides tools and information to encourage parents to be even more engaged in their children’s education. “Research shows that engaged parents have a positive effect on their children’s school success – meaning better attendance, better attitude toward school […]

By April 3, 2014

CVA Band students play at All-County

The Herkimer County Music Educators Association held their biannual All-County Music Festival on Friday, March 21 and Saturday, March 22. Hosted at Herkimer High School and in conjunction with Music In Our Schools Month, this festival showcased outstanding vocal and instrumental student musicians from throughout the public school districts of Herkimer County. The festival featured […]

By March 30, 2014

Go for zero waste lunch at CVA

Central Valley Academy will be sponsoring a Zero Waste Lunch Day on April 9 in order to begin the next step in recycling! For this event, students will be asked to bring lunches that include as many items as possible that can be eaten, recycled, or composted and as few items as possible that must […]