How does a school close the gap between what students learn in school and what they need in the real world? At Central Valley CSD, we have many programs that introduce students to possible careers. We work with the Herkimer BOCES School-to-Career program to offer career days, visits to local businesses, and job shadowing. Our […]
The Central Valley School District Hall of Fame induction ceremony will now be a biennial event. The next induction will be Spring 2021. The Hall of Fame committee had held an annual induction for the Hall of Fame’s first three years. “As a committee, we felt strongly that we wanted to recognize as many deserving […]
It’s time to sign up for spring sports. Please sign up in your phys ed class starting Monday, Jan. 13. The deadline for spring sign ups is Friday, Jan. 31.
Governor’s State of the State speech said little about school funding New York Governor Andrew Cuomo’s State of the State address on Wednesday, Jan. 9 only briefly touched on education. His corresponding “State of the State Book” included more general comments, but few details. “The lack of details makes it difficult to develop the revenue […]
Jarvis Middle School reminds parents and guardians that there is no school on Tuesday, Jan. 21 and Wednesday, Jan. 22 for students in grades 7 and 8. This is to align with the CVA January Regents exam and midterm exam schedule. Grades 5-6 will attend school as normal.
On Friday, Dec. 20, Jarvis student council members Ayesha Rana and Isabella White presented their classmate Anna LaBella with a check fro $1,000 to help her family with the costs of her ongoing cancer treatment. Student council raised the money from their fall dance.
Jarvis Yearbook Club’s annual “Regifted Rummage Sale” reflects the spirit of the holidays and the love of community. Central Valley staff and others donated gently use items and one extra special person donated new toys. Because Jarvis is divided between CVA and Barringer, the group held the fundraiser in both buildings. Students “shop” in small […]
Central Valley School District works hard to build a sense of pride, personal responsibility, and sportsmanship in our athletes. We ask that our many fans help us in this goal by modeling those same qualities as they cheer on our Thunder teams. We want to encourage our athletes, while remaining respectful of the opposing team […]
The Central Valley Central School District Foundation recognized the district’s students and employees of the quarter at its December 10 meeting. “We implemented this program at the beginning of the school year as a way to recognize students for excellence in academics and character,” said JoAnn Duga, Foundation president. “It’s also a great way to […]
Central Valley School District is proud to announce that six of the school’s eight varsity fall sports teams earned the NYSPHSAA Scholar Athlete Team Award. “In August, we set a goal for all varsity teams to earn the NYSPHSAA Scholar Athlete Team Award. Overall, 58.4% of CVA’s varsity athletes posted a first quarter average of […]