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By December 17, 2018

CVA announces 1st quarter honor roll

Central Valley Academy proudly announces Honor Roll recipients for the first quarter of the 2018-19 school year. Grades to achieve Honor Roll are as follows: Principal’s Honor Roll: 95-100 High Honor Roll: 90-94.9 Honor Roll: 85-89.99 12th Grade Principal’s Honor Roll Kali Brown, Trinity Cook, Lucas Hartmann, Braden Hoffman, Madison Hoke, Geran Horner, Nicholas Kennedy, Jacob […]

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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 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 1, 2018

Think engineering is dull? Watch this “Dream Big” trailer

Central Valley Academy will host a showing for all Central Valley students of the highly acclaimed movie “Dream Big” at 2:30 p.m. on Thursday, Mar. 8 in the LGI. The presentation is made possible by Upstate Engineers. “We’re inviting all Central Valley students, regardless of their ages. We want to disprove some of their negative […]

By January 24, 2018

CVA Guidance Office launches Naviance how-to videos

The Central Valley Guidance Office has created videos to help parents learn about Naviance, an important college and career planning tool. What is Naviance? Embedded YouTube video introducing the Naviance online platform How to Log in (for parents) Embedded YouTube video showing parents how to log in to Naviance

By December 13, 2017

Herkimer BOCES names 25 CVA students to CTE honor roll

  Herkimer BOCES has proudly announced its first quarter honor roll recipients. Congratulations to our CVA students who earned the honor: Honor Roll (90-94) Jerry Barker (12) Welding & Metal Fabrication 2: 90 Jonathon Becker (11) Outdoor Power Equipment 1: 91 Kyle Brewer (11) Heavy Equipment 1: 92 Riley Brewer (11) Conservation 1: 93 Katelyn Chmiel-Reap (11) Health Sciences & Careers 1: 93 Emily Green (11) Health Sciences & […]

By December 4, 2017

Two CVA Thunder earn honors

Sophomore Gabriella Cruz and senior Kaylee Miller were each honored for exceptional accomplishments outside the regular classroom. Gabriella received an Award for Excellence following her successful completion of the Congress of Future Medical Leaders in Boston, MA. Each year, the congress honors and awards high-achieving students dedicated to medicine or STEM. This year she watched […]