On December 15, 2014 between 8:06 and 8:50 a.m., Central Valley Academy students were placed on lockdown.
A drug sweep was scheduled by CVA Administration and members of the Village of Ilion Police Department assisted by the New York State Police K-9 Units. Classes were not disrupted and students remained in their classroom. The K-9 unit swept the hallways and locker rooms. As a result of the drug sweep marijuana was discovered in a hallway locker.