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By May 4, 2016

Six to vie for Central Valley BOE

Six Central Valley residents will vie for three open seats on the Central Valley Board of Education. Seeking election are incumbents Stephen Coupe, William Lennox, and Vicki Judd and challengers Matt Darrow, Jane North, and Kristen Rich. The top three vote-getters will be elected to three-year terms. The board election takes place as part of the school district’s annual budget vote noon to […]

By May 2, 2016

Proposed budget calls for 1 percent cut in spending and tax levy

Learn more on the district budget page or view the budget newsletter. On Tuesday, May 17, residents of the Central Valley School District will go to the polls to vote on the district’s proposed $45,094,500 budget for the 2016-17 school year. The proposal would decrease spending 1 percent or $455,500 less than the current year. […]

By April 15, 2016

WIBX interviews Ilion grad and NFL coach Angelichio

WIBX’s Bill Keeler took a few minutes to speak with Ilion grad Brian Angelichio who was recently named tight end coach for the NFL Green Bay Packers. Mr. Angelichio is another example of a successful Mohawk Valley student. Check out the interview.

By April 14, 2016

NASA Orion mission lands at Jarvis

In the 2030s, NASA hopes to send four people aboard the Orion spacecraft on a 500-million mile, round-trip mission to Mars. For that to happen, astronauts, engineers, technicians and staff have a lot to do to prepare. That is what Jarvis Middle School students learned from NASA’s Scott Wilson, the Orion Program’s Production Operations Manager. Mr. Wilson, a […]

By April 12, 2016

Spring sports rosters 2016

Baseball Varsity:  coach Shawn Wiles Sophomores: Adam Hassett, #13, 1st base/rf/p, Juniors: Robert Baker, #15, 3rd base/pitcher, Ryan Bulger, #16, centerfield/outfield, Nicholas Dunning, #2, 2nd base, Jacob Emrich, #9, left field, Benjamin Girard, #10, centerfield, Danie Hale, #5, infield/pitcher, Coby Miosek, #18, infield/pitcher, Joshua Panko, #1, centerfield, Brenden Ulinski, #6, 2nd base, Jace Vogel, #4, outfield, […]

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By April 8, 2016

Three Jarvis artists to show at county NASA art show

Jarvis Middle School sixth graders Kiera Gallagher, Allen Parker, and Zoe Penner represent their school in an art show at Mohawk Antiques Mall, 100 E. Main St., Mohawk. The show opens 10 a.m.-5 p.m. on Saturday, Apr. 16 and continues for one week. Kiera’s, Allen’s and Zoe’s are three of 135 works submitted from across Herkimer County […]

By April 8, 2016

Thunder second grade names top book

Fisher and Barringer Road elementary schools each held March Madness book tournaments to determine their second grade’s favorite book. The next logical step was to pair the two winning books in a head-to-head competition to determine the Thunder champion. On Monday, Apr. 4, Fisher winner The Old Lady Who Named Things by Cynthia Rylant squared off against Barringer winner Not Afraid of Dogs […]

By April 5, 2016

Looking for the library?

We’ve added a quicker way to the library/media page. Just scroll over Academics above and click on the Library/Media Center link.

By April 5, 2016

Central Valley celebrates Music In Our Schools Month

The Central Valley Music Department recently celebrated Music In Our Schools Month (MIOSM) with a variety of grade 7-12 concerts at Central Valley Academy.  Music In Our Schools month began in the 1970’s in New York State with NYSSMA and is now celebrated across the country during the month of March and sponsored by NAfME (National […]

By April 4, 2016

Central Valley to receive less than expected school aid

New York’s enacted 2016-17 state budget disappointed Central Valley officials—it contained $200,000 less school aid than expected. “When we heard the budget would include $291 million more in foundation aid the governor proposal, we estimated receiving roughly $200,000 more than the governor had promised,” said Superintendent Rich Hughes. Dr. Hughes said the the district will still […]