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Jarvis Announcements

By September 14, 2017

District to consider sale of Remington to BOCES

On Tuesday, Nov. 14, Central Valley School District residents will go to the polls to consider the sale of the Remington school building to Herkimer BOCES. BOCES has rented Remington since the merger. Central Valley voters will actually be asked to vote on two separate propositions. The first would authorize the district to sell the […]

By September 14, 2017

No shot, no school begins Sept. 21

Beginning, Thursday, Sept. 21, Jarvis Middle school students are at risk of being excluded from school for not having required immunizations. The Jarvis and CVA health offices have notified the families of students still needing the immunizations. Under New York State law: Beginning Sept. 1, 2016 all students entering grades 7 and 12 must be inoculated […]

By September 5, 2017

BOE adopts 2017-18 goals

At its regular meeting on Wednesday, Aug. 29, the Central Valley Board of Education adopted the following district goals: 1) Culture & Community Engagement Central Valley CSD will work to promote family and community engagement in the education of our students. CVCSD believes that it takes a community to raise and educate a child. We […]

By August 30, 2017

Central Valley partners to provide student mental health services

Central Valley is partnering with The Neighborhood Center, Inc. to provide students and their families with much-needed counseling. “Our school district faces multiple challenges as we try to meet our students’ health care needs,” said Central Valley Director of Student Services Lisa Hoffman. “First, Herkimer County has been identified as a federally designated Health Professional […]

By August 22, 2017

To Central Valley families—complete your CEP forms

Central Valley NEEDS these forms completed and returned Lack of completed forms places school aid and free meals at risk By now, all households with children attending Central Valley should have received a partially completed Community Eligibility Provision (CEP) Household Income Eligibility Form. Unfortunately, many households are not completing the forms. We’ve created the following Q&A […]

By April 21, 2017

Rumble of Thunder—A day as an eighth grader

April 17, 2017 Jarvis Middle School Student for a day It’s been a while since my last blog post as I try to document many of the great things going on at Central Valley on my twitter account, @CVThunderSuper A couple weeks ago I had the opportunity to live the life of a typical 8 th grade […]

By April 3, 2017

CV music students learn from accomplished artists

Beginning Monday, Apr. 3, Central Valley will again host the Bridge Arts Ensemble (BAE). This is the fourth consecutive year the group has visited our schools. The ensemble of six New York City artists (see their biographies below) will spend their first three days at Central Valley Academy leading workshops with members of the school’s vocal, […]

By March 15, 2017

Friday, March 17 will be regular school day

Winter weather finally caught up with the Central Valley CSD calendar. We have used all our allotted emergency days. To meet New York requirements for instructional days, we need to take back scheduled days off. We weighed the options and decided to make this Friday’s Superintendent’s Conference Day a regular school day. All students and staff […]

By March 9, 2017

See Personalized Learning at work at Jarvis

With help from Capital Region BOCES Communications videographer Justin Cortese, we are able to give you a look at Personalized Learning at Gregory B. Jarvis Middle School. We spoke to three teachers and several students who have been actively a part of Personalized Learning. We had tons of great stories and video footage, but had […]

By February 7, 2017

Central Valley investigating possible presence of bedbugs

Central Valley has contacted Orkin Pest Control to determine the possible presence of bedbugs in our buildings after an insect was found crawling up the wall in the CVA main lobby. A student has reportedly posted a photo of the insect online. Orkin will use trained dogs in each of our buildings to identify the […]