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By June 7, 2016

Jarvis store workers travel to WonderWorks

On Friday, June 3, the Jarvis School Store student workers received a big thank you for their hard work with a trip to WonderWorks at Destiny USA. School store advisor Jody Balash and parent chaperones Tiffany Carson, Ricicha Francisco, Jennifer Mower, and Lynn Shepherd escorted the students. The students regularly give up their lunch and recess periods […]

By June 1, 2016

Will NASCAR find its next team at Jarvis?

Okay, so the Jarvis Sixth Grade STREAM students might not be quite ready for Daytona or Talladega, but their most recent project might open new career opportunities in auto racing, design, or promotion. It all begins with a group project—building soapbox derby cars. The first step is to find financial backing. Students wrote business letters asking local businesses […]

By June 1, 2016

Sixth grade attends Conservation Day

On Wednesday, May 25, Jarvis Middle School sixth graders spent their day outside at Herkimer County Soil and Water Conservation District’s 2016 Conservation Field Day held at the Herkimer Diamond KOA Campground. Students rotated through presentations about conservation and safety of our environment with the Herkimer Diamond Mine and its beauty as background. Topics ranged from […]

By May 25, 2016

Jarvis sixth grade travels to NYC

Jarvis Middle School sixth graders, their teachers, principal and parent chaperones travelled to New York City on Friday, May 20. The school trip was an opportunity to explore history and science and have fun at the same time. The first stop was the Liberty Science Center, a hands-on science exhibition. Students discovered how fast they could pitch, […]

By May 3, 2016

Jarvis announces Q3 Honor Roll recipients

Jarvis Middle School announces Honor Roll recipients for the third quarter of the 2015-16 school year. Grades to achieve Honor Roll are as follows: Principal’s Honor Roll: 95-100 High Honor Roll: 90-94.9 Honor Roll: 85-89.99 Grade 5 Principal’s Honor Roll Dominick Aceto, Kiley Ball, Gabriel Craig, Cole Dowling, Kayla Gleim, Audreanna Greene, Samantha Helmer, Jenna Johnson, Christopher […]

By February 16, 2016

Thunder artists to display at Herkimer Youth show

Feb. 22 through Apr. 1, 20 Central Valley Central School artists will display their works in the 2016 Herkimer County Art Educators Youth Art Month exhibit at Bassett Healthcare in Herkimer. The exhibit showcases outstanding art work of local art students as part of March is Youth Art Month. It also underscores the value of art education and recognizes art as […]

By February 16, 2016

Jarvis Middle School announces Honor Roll recipients

Jarvis Middle School announces Honor Roll recipients for the second quarter of the 2015-16 school year. Grades to achieve Honor Roll are as follows: Principal’s Honor Roll: 95-100 High Honor Roll: 90-94.9 Honor Roll: 85-89.99 Principal’s Honor Roll Dominick Aceto, Alyssa Baerman, Kiley Ball, Madison Bastien, Vincent Bastien, Shannon Brien, Seth Brownrigg, Mason Bush, Megan Canipe, Jordan […]

By February 4, 2016

Girls modified hoops get a look at collegiate level

What does it take to step into the upper echelon of collegiate sports? The easiest way to answer that is to watch a top college team in action. Jarvis Middle School’s seventh and eighth grade girls basketball teams got that opportunity when they watched the Syracuse University Orange Women’s basketball team take on the #14 Louisville Cardinals […]

By February 4, 2016

Jarvis celebrates the “Souper Bowl”

Jarvis Middle School’s fifth grade took advantage of Super Bowl season to kick off its “Third Annual Souper Bowl” fundraiser for the Herkimer-Mohawk Food Pantry. From Jan. 27 through Feb. 5 students were invited to bring in a nonperishable food item or cash donation. They could vote by placing the item on either the Denver Broncos […]

By February 1, 2016

Jarvis’ legacy inspires everyone to reach for the stars

On Thursday, Jan. 28, Jarvis Middle School students began their day with an assembly to remember the school’s namesake, Gregory B. Jarvis. Mr. Jarvis (Mohawk CSD ’62) tragically died in the 1986 Challenger space shuttle explosion. “This was the 30th anniversary of the Challenger disaster. We knew we wanted to mark the day, but we […]