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CVA Announcements

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 […]

By December 11, 2018

CVA Tree of Wishes speaks to the true meaning of the holidays

When CVA teachers came up with idea of a Tree of Wishes, few could imagine the powerful message it would deliver. The simple construction paper tree and garland are adorned with construction paper ornaments. Each ornament carries a student wish along with the student’s initials. Some of the wishes are for Christmas gifts. Others are […]

By December 4, 2018

CVA’s Fuentes builds prosthetic for a young drummer in World of Technology

CVA junior Gabriel Fuentes has taken advantage of his World of Technology class, both to learn important real-world skills and to improve the life of another student. Gabriel took on a project to design and build a prosthetic that would enable a nine-year old Thomas Roy to play the drums with both hands. Thomas was […]

By November 30, 2018

CVA honors Scholar Athletes

Central Valley is pleased to announce that 43 athletes earned NYS High School Athletic Association Scholar-Athlete awards for maintaining a school average of 90 or higher throughout the 2018 spring sport season. The students were publicly honored at the November Board of Education meeting. Named were: Girls Golf Mikayla Canipe Graduates: Caroline Gardner, Rachel Malone, […]

By November 30, 2018

CVA weightlifting club seeks to build more than muscles

The CVA physical education department is launching a new after school weightlifting club. The club will meet 2:15-2:55 p.m. Monday through Thursday. Each of the school’s four phys ed teachers has committed to take one night each week to train and monitor students. The club will be open to grade 9-12 student who want to […]

By October 25, 2018

Laurie Landry receives Jarvis Thor hammer

Jarvis school secretary Laurie Landry received the Thor hammer from chorus teacher Andrea Nitti. Embedded YouTube video of Laurie Landry receiving the Thor Hammer

By May 3, 2018

Senior Trip money due May 14

Please remember the last day to purchase tickets for the Senior Trip is Monday, May 14th. You must turn in your signed permission slip, the signed contract and $40 by that date. There will be no exceptions because we must provide the cruise ship with a firm head count. Also, if enough students do not […]

By March 29, 2018

New resource: Copyright guidelines for students and educators

Students and teachers often ask, can I use this song in my project or lesson? Here’s a great document that helps answer that question.