Mission Statement

The mission of the Chartiers Valley School District, a community dedicated to shared leadership, is to graduate students who achieve personal success by providing an exceptional academic foundation in a safe, nurturing environment that inspires creativity and innovation while embracing diversity. 

District News

Vote to nominate CVMS for anti-bullying assembly

The Middle School No Place for Hate committee recently became aware of an anti-bullying assembly that it would like to bring to the school. The only way to secure the assembly is through nominations from the school's constituency.


Alumni and community members take final tour of HS/MS complex Tour group

On Thursday evening (September 22), we hosted a community and alumni tour of the current Chartiers Valley High School and Middle School. More than 100 CV alums and community members attended.

CVMS Writing Club draws a huge crowd for first session
Three earn National Merit Scholarship Program commendations NMS Commended students

Congratulations to Thomas Adebiyi, Devin Moore, and Dominic Piganelli for earning Commended status in the 2017 National Merit Scholarship Program!

AP students receive a total of $21,400 in awards from NMSI NMSI awardees

CVHS students enrolled in Advanced Placement English, Math, or Science courses can earn a $100 cash award for each AP exam they pass with qualifying score of three (3) or higher through the school's participation in a National Math and Science Initiative (NMSI) program.

Blood Drive garners over 80 student donations Blood Drive donor sign up sign

The first CVHS Blood Drive of the year garnered more than 80 student donations.

Students design and create graphics for Collier Police bicycle

Photography & Graphic Arts Technology III students Alex McIlree, Deleana Rumbaugh, and James Scalise designed a created a decal for a Collier Township Police bicycle under the guidance of Mr. McGalla. 

New MS ELA programs foster interest in improving reading and writing skills

A series of new Middle School ELA programs created to encourage students to enhance their reading, writing and comprehension skills kicked off with Books & Bites on September 14.

September 13 Board Meeting Recap Construction Tour

The School Board represented the district at two events on September 13. 

Join team "Hope for Sydney" for the 2016 Pittsburgh CureSearch Walk

Help fight childhood cancer by joining team Hope for Sydney at the 2016 CureSearch walk, Saturday, September 24, 10 a.m. at Schenley Park.

World Cultures students participate in Flight 93 Memorial event

Mr. Switala's 10th and 11th grade Honors World Cultures students had the opportunity to join a nation-wide videoconference call with National Park Rangers on September 9, regarding the Flight 93 National Memorial.

Sixth graders use Play-Doh to understand land forms

Mrs. Renaldi's 6th grade social studies students used Play-Doh to construct and understand different kinds of land forms.

Seuss's Sneetches supply students with mnemonic device for trigonometry Sneetches

Mrs. Popp uses a novel teaching method to help her trigonometry students relate changing the exponent signs of equations.

High School art students complete mural

Mr. McHugh's art students used a temporary wall in the S Building as a blank canvas to paint a large mural.

MS Tech. Ed. drone takes to the air

Mr. McAleer and Mr. Warren took the MS Tech. Ed. Department's new quad-copter drones on their maiden flight on September 8, 2016.

Bungee Jumping Barbie stars in MS science experiment Bungee Jumping Barbie

Middle School students used science and math skills to test equipment and make predictions in an experiment involving the properties of gravity and resistance.

CVHS Homecoming Court CVHS Homecoming Court

Congratulations to the 2016 CVHS Homecoming Court - Courtney Chiurazzi, Abbey Collins, Morgan Henderson, Aisha Svihla
Hillary Takyi, Nick Kletzli, Brandon McDermott, Devin Moore, Devin Raspanti, and Jack Smith.

Barrage String Concert

The CVHS and CVMS orchestras will be performing with Barrage - billed as "The World's Most Exciting String Ensemble" at the Intermediate School auditorium on October 25 at 7 pm.

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2030 Swallow Hill Road
Pittsburgh, PA 15220
Ph: 412-429-2201

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2030 Swallow Hill Road
Pittsburgh, PA 15220