From left: Plainville High School faculty member Mark Chase, Dr. James DeLaura, Professor of Technology and Engineering Education at Central Connecticut State University, Dr. Michele Dischino,  Professor of Technology and Engineering Education at Central Connecticut State University, Plainville High School Career Center and Volunteer Coordinator Sue Bradley, Plainville High School Psychologist Jeri Lynn Turkowitz, Plainville Community Schools Director of Community Relations Lynn Davis, Central Connecticut State University student Gary Liseo, Plainville Community Fund member Kelly Perrotti, Plainville Community Fund member Simonne Corriveau, Plainville Community Schools Supervisor of Special Services  Leanne Gmeindl, and Plainville High School faculty member David Gaignard accept the Plainville Community Fund at Main Street Community Foundation grant to support the "Go Kid Go" program.
Plainville Community Fund Supports "Go Kid Go" Program
10/05/2018
A $2,500 grant from the Plainville Community Fund at Main Street Community Foundation will support the new “Go Kid Go” program, a collaborative initiative to help students with special needs in Plainville schools, according to Superintendent of Schools, Dr. Maureen Brummett.
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Collaborative Conference To Be Conducted At Plainville High School By The Commission On Public Schools
09/28/2018
 The Collaborative Conference visit will be conducted under the direction of the Commission on Public Schools of the New England Association of Schools and Colleges.  The Collaborative Conference visiting team will be chaired by Alyson Geary, Deputy Director at NEASC, who has had extensive experience in the Association’s Accreditation process.
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Preschool Screenings to be Held
09/24/2018
Plainville Community Schools will be conducting developmental preschool screenings for children who reside in Plainville and are three (3) or four (4) years old. Screenings will be held on October 12, 2018, December 14, 2018, March 22, 2019 and May 31, 2019.
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Superintendent Brummett appointed to advisory commission
09/18/2018
Superintendent of Schools, Dr. Maureen Brummett has been appointed a member of the Connecticut Advisory Commission on Intergovernmental Relations. Brummett joins legislators, mayors, lobbyists, Board of Education members, and the state’s Office of Policy and Management on the committee.
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In photo: VFW Post 574 Raffle project Co-Chairmen Brian Hunter and Tom Healy, Plainville Community Food Pantry Executive Director Susie Woerz, VFW Raffle project Co-Chairman Barry Cresswell, VFW Raffle Project Chairman Dan Dougherty, Superintendent of Plainville Community Schools Dr. Maureen Brummett,  Plainville Community Food Pantry Board President Maggie Carlin, Plainville Community Schools Athletic Director Chris Farrell and Plainville Athletic Backers Club President Ben Gediman. Not pictured: VFW Raffle project Co-Chairman Don Grant.
Plainville VFW post 574 raffle proceeds support district athletic program & food pantry
09/14/2018
The Plainville VFW Post 574 sponsored a raffle over the summer to benefit the school district’s athletic program as well as the Plainville Community Food Pantry, according to Superintendent of Schools, Dr. Maureen Brummett.
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District to Host Safety Forum
09/13/2018
Plainville Community Schools will host a safety forum for parents and the community on Wednesday, September 26th, from 6:30PM-8:00PM in the Mel Perry Auditorium at Plainville High School, 47 Robert Holcomb Way
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Suzanne Schweitzer wins Thomas DiCorleto Memorial Award
Schweitzer wins Thomas DiCorleto Memorial Award
09/13/2018
School Psychologist Suzanne Schweitzer has been named recipient of the Thomas DiCorleto Memorial Outstanding Service Award, from the Farmington Valley Special Education Directors Association. Middle School of Plainville School Psychologist, Justine Misseri, nominated Schweitzer for the prestigious award which was developed to honor the Farmington Valley Directors’ beloved colleague, Tom DiCorleto, and his lifelong commitment to the service of students with special needs. The award is presented annually to a person who embodies the passion and commitment to children that Mr. DiCorleto demonstrated throughout his lifetime.
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Educational Policy Meeting at MSP
08/20/2018
The Plainville Community school district hosted a panel discussion on setting and influencing educational policy on August 14 at the Middle School of Plainville.
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PHS Seniors Moving to Collegiate Athletics
07/03/2018
Plainville High School hosted an “Athletic Celebration” on June 19th for six seniors who will be going on to play collegiate athletics. The event was organized by Plainville Community Schools’ Athletic Director Chris Farrell.
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Plainville Schools Honors Retirees
06/22/2018
Nine Plainville Community Schools' retirees were recognized at the June 11th Plainville Board of Education meeting for their many years of service. They include: Pamela Gervasio - Spanish Teacher, Plainville High School, Gary Feltt, Science Teacher, Middle School of Plainville, Barbara Fawcett - Special Education Teacher, Middle School of Plainville, Carol Von Achen, Special Education Teacher, Middle School of Plainville, Bernadette Knowles, Special Education Teacher, Linden Street School, Sophie Morse, Tutor, Middle School of Plainville, Denise Ciano, Custodian, Linden Street School, Debra Gurski, Office Professional, Plainville High School, and Laura Boland, Paraprofessional, Louis Toffolon Elementary School.
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PHS Dattco Internship
06/21/2018
Dattco representatives visited Plainville High School to speak with students about their internship and apprenticeship programs this year. Currently, three Plainville High School graduates are participating in the apprenticeship program and two graduating seniors will participate in the internship program. In addition, a group of Plainville High School students recently participated in a field trip to Dattco to explore the field of diesel mechanics.
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Plainville Community Schools Climate Report
06/12/2018
We invite you to view this recently release climate report for the Plainville Community Schools. This report was compiled by Assistant Superintendent Steve LePage and presented to the Board of Education on June 11, 2018.
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2018-2019 Teacher of the Year!
06/01/2018
Linden Street School second grade teacher Melissa Dodenhoff has been selected as the Plainville Community Schools 2018-19 Teacher of the Year. As Teacher of the Year in Plainville
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Plainville Community Schools Volunteer of the Year Award winners Dave Barry and Barbara Barry,  and  Mentor of the Year Award winner Charles Floyd
District Hosts Annual Volunteer Recognition Program
05/23/2018
Plainville Community Schools’ annual Volunteer Recognition Dinner and Awards Program was held on May 10th, at Plainville High School. This year's theme was “Country Hoedown.” More than 100 school volunteers, Board of Education members, administrators and staff were present to enjoy an evening of food, friends, and recognition.
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Enrichment through Plainville Adult Education
05/09/2018
Community members participated in Spring Floral Arrangement-- one of the many enrichment programs provided by Plainville Adult and Continuing Education.
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