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Jarvis Announcements

By May 11, 2015

Foundation offers Thunder bracelets and keychains

Are you looking for a great way to display your Central Valley pride? The Central Valley CSD Foundation is currently selling bracelets and key chains, both adorned with the Central Valley Thunder logo. The bracelets also have a light blue crystal. Consider purchasing one for yourself, your child, grandchild or graduate. Proceeds help The Foundation […]

By May 5, 2015

Capital Project Videos

For a better understanding of the proposed capital project, please spend some time watching the following videos: Project overview Harry M. Fisher Elementary School details Barringer Road Elementary School details Gregory B. Jarvis Middle School details Central Valley Academy details Financial details 3-D Jarvis Project overview The following brief video provides a brief summary of […]

By April 14, 2015

Plan to attend capital project informational meetings

Residents wanting to know more about Central Valley’s proposed capital project are invited to attend one or more of the district’s upcoming community presentations. Superintendent Rich Hughes will walk through the proposal and answer questions during each of the community meetings. Each meeting begins at 6:30 p.m. Dates and locations are as follows: Monday, Apr. […]

By April 10, 2015

Update: Capital project will not increase tax levy

Central Valley’s proposed capital project will not increase the tax levy. That news results from small changes to the project and updated building aid information. Superintendent Rich Hughes said original estimates had ranged from no added taxes to as much as $28 on the average home. “Working with the state, we made some modifications to the […]

By April 7, 2015

WKTV covers proposed capital project

WKTV visited Central Valley to speak with Superintendent Rich Hughes and students about the district’s proposed $73 million capital project.

By April 7, 2015

Central Valley and state assessments

A message from Superintendent Rich Hughes and the Board of Education It’s that time of year.  The snow is almost gone, the days are getting longer, and the birds are singing. It’s also the time of year for New York State assessments for ELA and Math in grades 3-8. And with the annual assessments comes […]

By March 18, 2015

Professional development is good for teachers, and students

Central Valley parents look at the district calendar and see a Superintendent’s Conference Day or learn their child’s teacher is out of the classroom attending some conference. Understandably, they wonder if this is the best use of school time. After all, days off can disrupt child care and work schedules. And students perform best with a highly qualified teacher at the front of […]

By March 10, 2015

Second Annual Pennies for Patients in full swing

In the old movies, some guy on a street corner would ask, “Can you spare some change?” Well, this isn’t an old movie and the Jarvis Family is made up of gals and guys—but we are still asking, “Can you spare some change?” Jarvis Middle School is halfway through its 2nd Annual “Pennies for Patients” fundraiser for the Leukemia […]

By March 10, 2015

Students display at Youth Art Month

Central Valley artists have their works on display Mar. 1-31 at the Bassett Healthcare in Herkimer. The art show is part of the Herkimer County Art Circles’ 6th Annual Youth Art Month. Youth Art Month is an annual observance each March to emphasize the value of art education for all children and to encourage support for quality school art programs. For […]

By March 10, 2015

Jarvis students to “show what they know” at Learning Fair

Jarvis students will have the chance to share what they know about any topic at the school’s 2nd Annual Learning Fair, 6-8 p.m. on Thursday, Mar. 12. What’s a learning fair? A Learning Fair is like a science fair, but covers any topic in any school subject or area of interest! Students will work in groups of three or […]