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Jarvis Announcements

By October 6, 2014

Jarvis 2nd annual Kids’ Marathon

Jarvis Middle School students are in the midst of a big challenge—cover 25 miles running or walking between Sept. 23 and Oct. 30. Students who complete the distance will run their final 1.2 miles on the Jarvis campus on Oct. 31. Why a marathon? At 26.2 miles, many shy away from the challenge of a marathon. […]

By October 3, 2014

Jarvis Hat Day fundraiser benefits Humane Society

On Friday, Oct. 3, Jarvis Middle School Student Council members presented the Herkimer County Humane Society with $273.70—the proceeds from the school’s Hat Day fundraiser. Eighth grader Carter Wynn and seventh grader Jazper Polidori handed a ceremonial check to Humane Society volunteer Jodi Flo and former shelter resident Myrna, a pit bull cross adopted by […]

By October 2, 2014

Student Council plays key role at Jarvis

If something exciting is happening at Jarvis Middle School, there is good chance that the school’s student council is involved. Whether promoting school spirit or reaching out to the community, this group of 102 students is actively a part of the school’s daily life. “Community service and school fun are the biggest part of what […]

By October 1, 2014

Meet the candidates tonight

All Central Valley School District residents are invited to meet the two superintendent finalists tonight (Oct. 8) beginning at 6 p.m. in the Central Valley Academy Large Group Instruction room. For easiest access, park adjacent to the football field and enter via the CVA entrance.

By September 29, 2014

Looking for a way to support Central Valley? Consider the CV Foundation

Parents, alumni and community members who would like to support Central Valley need only to look to the Central Valley CSD Foundation. This group of up to 15 volunteers raises money to enhance the school’s educational program by providing materials or equipment and by funding programs and capital projects that cannot be readily financed by […]

By September 25, 2014

Central Valley announces administration changes

At its regular meeting on Wednesday, Sept. 24, the Central Valley School Board of Education approved changes to the district’s administration team, effective immediately. Fran LaPaglia will serve as Fisher Elementary School Interim Principal. Mrs. LaPaglia had been the Barringer Road Elementary School principal before becoming the Director of Human Resources following the merger. Interim […]

By September 24, 2014

Jarvis STREAM steams ahead

A small group of almost 30 sixth grade parents gathered on Monday, Sept. 22 in the Jarvis Middle School Auditorium to learn more about the the school’s new STREAM (Science, Technology, Research, Engineering, Arts and Math) curriculum. Prior to the meeting, Jarvis Principal Melissa Hoskey asked parents to send in any questions they had about the program. She […]

By September 24, 2014

Prevent the spread of Enterovirus D68

As you may be aware from recent media coverage, several states in the Midwest reported clusters of a respiratory illness known as Enterovirus D68 (EV-D68) affecting children and others over the last few weeks; more recently, cases of EV-D68 have been confirmed in New York. The Central Valley School District is providing information from the […]

By September 19, 2014

Residents invited to superintendent candidate forum on Oct. 8

Residents of the Central Valley School District are invited to attend a public forum at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 8 in the CVA Large Group Instruction room to meet the candidates vying to become the district’s new school superintendent. Herkimer BOCES Superintendent Mark Vivacqua said the forum is a critical part in a search process […]

By September 19, 2014

Fender-bender delays Bus L

Bus L rolled back into a car at Barringer Road Elementary during dismissal on Sept. 19. All students are safe. By New York State law, the bus and driver may not leave the scene of the accident pending an investigation. Students exited the bus and were awaiting a replacement bus and driver that would transport […]