LIN Students at Camp Sloper
Linden Students Visit Camp Sloper!
10/08/2021
Linden Street School fifth graders recently spent the day visiting Camp Sloper in Southington, where they participated in a variety of team building activities.
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Mr. Peabody’s Apples at Wheeler
10/04/2021
Wheeler Elementary School students in Lindsay Crane's fifth grade class recently read Mr. Peabody's Apples written by “Madonna”, followed by participating in an activity, where they squeezed all of the toothpaste out of a tube and were then asked to put all of it back into the tube. The toothpaste represented words that can be unkind, and that cannot be taken back.
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Hispanic Heritage Month
10/04/2021
In recognition of Hispanic Heritage Month, Middle School of Plainville World Language students in Mari Martinez’s class researched a notable Hispanic American, created a slideshow and presented their information to their classmates.
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Grant Supports Toffolon Outdoor Playground Area
09/22/2021
Thanks to an Elizabeth Norton Trust grant the Toffolon outdoor playground area now includes new materials for students.
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PHS Signage!
08/17/2021
Plainville High School is getting ready for the new school year, including some new signage along the front of the school on Robert Holcomb Way.
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Ryan Cornelius
New Assistant Principal Named at the Middle School of Plainville
08/11/2021
Ryan Cornelius, former educator in the New Britain, Connecticut public school district, has been named Assistant Principal at the Middle School of Plainville, according to Superintendent of Schools, Steven LePage. Cornelius will replace former Assistant Principal Aimee Roberts, who was recently named Principal of the Middle School of Plainville.
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Board / School District Recognized For Excellence In Leadership And Communication
07/23/2021
The Plainville school district has been recognized with several awards from the Connecticut Association of Boards of Education (CABE), according to Superintendent of Schools, Steven LePage.
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MSP Students building Catapults
Catapults at MSP!
07/22/2021
As part of the Middle School of Plainville’s summer learning program, students were recently tasked with building a catapult after experimenting with water balloon launches. The students spent two weeks creating working catapults from lumber using saws, vices, and other traditional tools.
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STEM in Action!
STEM in Action This Summer at MSP!
07/16/2021
Students in the Middle School of Plainville's RAMP Summer Program recently brought their learning to life through a "water balloon launch lab" - honing their Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math skills while keeping cool on a hot summer day!
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PCS Summer Meals Program
06/30/2021
The Plainville Community Schools Dining Services Department is offering a “Grab and Go” meals program for families this summer, according to Director of Food Services, Ashley Onion.
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Camp Invention!
06/30/2021
In partnership with the National Inventors Hall of Fame® (NIHF), Plainville Community Schools was pleased to offer the nationally acclaimed Camp Invention® program in June to children entering grade 5 for the 2021/2022 school year.
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Cindi Giantonio
School District Names Cindi Giantonio Teacher of the Year
06/15/2021
Plainville Community Schools has named Plainville Community Schools Library Information Teacher Cindi Giantonio as the 2021-2022 Teacher of the Year. Giantonio was nominated by district colleagues Erica Kriscenski and Alexandra Hurlock.
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20-21 District Retirees
District Retirees Honored
06/15/2021
At their June 14th meeting, the Plainville Board of Education recognized the individuals who will retire this year for their many years of service to Plainville Community Schools.
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PHS Students Honored with “Student Rocks Award”
06/03/2021
Plainville High School students Katherine Gibson and Kyle Voisine have been named recipients of the second semester “Student Rocks Award” recognizing their outstanding contributions to Plainville High School.
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Go Kid Go
Go Kid Go Program Continues To Support Local Students In Need With Steps & Benches!
05/06/2021
Thanks to the hard work and dedication of a group of Middle School of Plainville students and Technology Education faculty member Camille Westfall, the district’s Go Kid Go program once again served as the backdrop for meeting the needs of Plainville students through hands-on learning and giving back!
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Toffolon's New Outdoor Classroom
Community Partner Carrier Group, Inc. Creates Outdoor Learning Space For Louis Toffolon Elementary School
05/03/2021
Thanks to the generosity of the Carrier Group Inc., a division of By Carrier, Inc., together with support from several other local businesses, Louis Toffolon Elementary School will now have a new permanent outdoor learning space.
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Aimee Roberts and Alicia Atterato
New Louis Toffolon Elementary School & Middle School Of Plainville Principals Named
04/30/2021
Alicia Atterrato, currently Elementary Math and Science Instructional Leader for Plainville Community Schools, has been named the next Principal of Louis Toffolon Elementary School, and Middle School of Plainville Assistant Principal, Aimee Roberts, has been named the next Principal of the Middle School of Plainville, according to Superintendent of Schools, Steven LePage.
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Virtual Author Visit at MSP
04/29/2021
Middle School of Plainville, English Language Arts Instructional Leader, Erin Georgini recently arranged a virtual author visit for a group of eighth graders.
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MSP KIM Art Donations
MSP KIM Program Members Create Artwork to Donate!
04/29/2021
During the last several meetings of the Middle School of Plainville’s Kids in the Middle (KIM) program, students created magazine roll-up art to donate to a local nursing home
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District No Cost PreSchool: Registration for the 2021-2022 School Year
03/10/2021
The Plainville Community Schools Preschool Program is excited to offer a pilot school year (2021-2022) of preschool programming for children who will be four (4) years of age by 12/31/21 AT NO COST TO FAMILIES as a result of COVID-19 grant relief funding for school districts. We will begin accepting registrations on Monday, March 15, 2021 through our Central Registration Office. This NAEYC accredited preschool program is designed to prepare students for the transition to kindergarten at age five (5).
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Creating Black Box Theater
PHS Theater Club Refurbishes Choral Room
03/08/2021
The Plainville High School Theater Unlimited Club voted to refurbish the high school’s Choral Room (Room 403) into a black box theater. Under the guidance of faculty members TJ Riccardo, Todd Helming, Dave Gaignard and Facilities Director Steve Busel, the students are painting the presentation space, building a light and sound booth, adding projection, digital sound and digital lighting.
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Mrs Miller's Decorated Classroom Door
Read Across America!
03/08/2021
Plainville Community Schools celebrated Read Across America Day on March 2 with various activities planned throughout the day.
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PHS Science National Honor Society Donation
PHS Science National Honor Society Supports Those in Need
01/07/2021
The Plainville High School Science National Honor Society, lead by faculty member and group advisor John Girard, collected $370 and donated food items, Gnazzo Food Center gift cards, and funds to the Plainville Community Food Pantry before the school's winter break, to support local residents in need over the winter months.
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Equity and Gender Stereotypes Board
Equity and Gender Stereotypes Lesson at Wheeler
01/05/2021
Frank T. Wheeler Elementary School Library Information Teacher Cynthia Giantonio recently led a lesson on equity and gender stereotypes with all Wheeler School fifth grade students. As part of the lesson, students discussed how stereotypes impact their daily lives and online experiences.
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Middle School of Plainville Educator Wins Award
11/13/2020
Middle School of Plainville Technology Education teacher Camille Westfall, is the recipient of this year's Technology Student Association (TSA) Chapter Advisor of the Year award. This award is presented to (TSA) chapter advisors who have provided exemplary service and support to the Technology Student Association.
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District Food Services Department Expands Free Meal Offerings For All Students
11/13/2020
The Plainville Community Schools Food Services Department continues to expand meal offerings to students and families, according to Food Services Director, Ashley Onion.
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Mrs. Dinsmore's Readaloud
Classes Participate in Read Aloud Sessions
11/06/2020
Several elementary school faculty members and their classes in Plainville have recently participated in virtual read-aloud sessions and activities lead by Department of Education Open Choice Program Liaison Dina Lamenzo.
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Stuffed Animals for PFRN!
Stuffed Animals for PFRN!
10/28/2020
The Plainville Fire Department, in conjunction with generous donations from PetSmart and their customers, picked up and delivered brand new stuffed animals to the Plainville Family Resource Network (PFRN) based at Linden Street School.
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MSP Artists!
10/14/2020
Middle School of Plainville students are back in art class this year expressing their creativity!
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Stronger Together Mural
Stronger Together
10/05/2020
Students at Frank T. Wheeler Elementary School, under the direction of Art Teacher Laura Reed, created a “Stronger Together” mural comprised of the students’ mini self portraits created as their first art lesson this year!
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Receiving Donation for PHS Math Department
Donations Made for PHS iPads
09/18/2020
Plainville Community Fund and the Petit Family Foundation donates to the Plainville High School Math Department to purchase two iPad and Apple Pencil sets
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Linden Cultural Ambassador Program
Linden's New Cultural Ambassador Program
09/16/2020
Linden Street School has a new Cultural Ambassador Program introduced to the school community by Principal Jeff Wallowitz.
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District Students to Receive Breakfast and Lunch at No Charge Through December
09/16/2020
All Plainville Community Schools students will now receive breakfast and lunch at no cost each school day through the end of December, according to district Food Services Director, Ashley Onion.
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Trumpf Inc. Donation!
08/21/2020
Trumpf Inc. recently donated face masks to Plainville Community Schools for the start of the 2020-21 school year!
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Southington Home Depot Donation
08/21/2020
The Southington Home Depot recently donated 66 plastic buckets to the Middle School of Plainville Music Program. The buckets will be used for safe and socially distant drumming practice this year.
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Ashley Onion
Ashley Onion Named District Food Services Director
08/18/2020
Ashley Onion, formerly the Food Services Director for Watertown Public Schools, Watertown, Connecticut, has been named Food Services Director for Plainville Community Schools, according to Superintendent of Schools, Steven LePage.
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New Linden Principal, Jeff Wallowitz
Jeff Wallowitz Named Principal of Linden Street School
07/06/2020
Jeff Wallowitz, formerly an elementary school principal in the West Hartford, Connecticut school system, has been named principal of Linden Street School, according to Superintendent of Schools, Steven LePage.
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Plainville Board of Education Completes Annual Superintendent Evaluation
06/24/2020
In June the Plainville Board of Education met to conduct the annual evaluation of Superintendent of Schools, Steven LePage. During his first year as Superintendent, Mr. Lepage met with exceptional challenges. His steady leadership provided the Plainville community with the stability and confidence to endure the unprecedented closure of schools as well as several other events that were a struggle for our families and students.
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Christina Kiley
Christina Kiley Wins Thomas Dicorleto Memorial Award
06/11/2020
Board Certified Behavior Analyst / Licensed Behavior Analyst (BCBA/LBA) and Instructional Leader for PreK - 5 Special Education, Christina Kiley, has been named recipient of the Thomas DiCorleto Memorial Outstanding Service Award, from the Farmington Valley Special Education Directors Association.
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Drawing Sunflowers
06/10/2020
Students in Joan Corey's second grade class at Linden Street School recently learned about sunflowers during a Google Class Meeting.
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Dominic Talotta
School District Names Dominic Talotta Teacher of the Year
06/10/2020
Plainville Community Schools has named Plainville Community Schools Band Director Dominic Talotta as the 2020-2021 Teacher of the Year. Talotta was nominated by district colleague Michael Boncimino.
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Linden Fourth Grade Class Receives Flag & Certificate
06/03/2020
In the months of November and early December, Ashley Seymour’s fourth grade class at Linden Street School decided to create Christmas/holiday and thank you cards for a classmate’s parent and fellow troop members who serve overseas.
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MSP Students Pay It Forward
05/28/2020
MSP Students Pay It Forward with the “You Rock” Initiative Students and staff at the Middle School of Plainville MSP recently spread cheer and a positive “You Rock” message to others.
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Sidewalk Chalk Drawing
MSP Art Club's "Chalk Your Walk"
05/27/2020
With chalk in hand, Middle School of Plainville students took to the streets! The MSP Art club recently sponsored the “Chalk Your Walk” contest for Middle school students and their families.
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Directed Drawing Lessons!
05/27/2020
Students in Joan Corey’s second grade class at Linden Street School recently completed several Directed Drawing lessons during Google Classroom meetings as part of distance learning in Plainville.
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District Awards Innovation In Education Foundation Grant
05/19/2020
Plainville Community Schools awarded an “Innovation in Education Foundation” grant to Linden Street School Speech Pathologist Amy Dalena, according to Superintendent of Schools, Steven LePage.
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MSP First Responders Fan Club!
05/19/2020
The Middle School of Plainville’s First Responders Fan Club, led by advisor and faculty member Christina Corvello, recently sponsored several support projects for first responders.
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PFRN In Action During Distance Learning
05/19/2020
The Plainville Family Resource Network (PFRN) is continuing classes virtually through distance learning.
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Soaring Eagles Nest Project
05/15/2020
The Plainville Family Resource Network (PFRN) is continuing the SOARing (Social Opportunities for Achieving Readiness) Eagles class for 3 year olds, Thursday mornings at 10:30am via Google meets.
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PFRN "Drive by Pick--Up" a Success
05/14/2020
The Plainville Family Resource Network (PFRN) “drive by pick-up” (and a few walkers) at Linden Street School on May 5th was a success with 26 families and 38 children participating.
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PHS "Adopt a Senior 2020" Program Seeks Community Support
05/13/2020
While end of year activities and plans for the Plainville High School Class of 2020 graduation on June 12th are underway, a unique program has been developed by school and district administration, together with the high school’s Parent Advisory Council, as a tribute to the graduating senior class. The “Adopt a Senior 2020” initiative was created as a way to enhance this year’s non-traditional senior year events and graduation day festivities, in light of the current pandemic and restrictions on public gatherings.
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Preschool Registration Info
05/11/2020
Plainville Community Schools still has openings for the district’s preschool program for the Fall, 2020.
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District Launches Virtual Everyday Hero Recognition Program For Staff During Distance Learning
05/01/2020
As Plainville Community Schools continue with remote teaching and learning in place since March 16th, a new staff recognition program has been created to highlight the exceptional efforts of staff members across the school district.
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Trumpf, Inc. Donates Face Shields to Plainville Community Schools
05/01/2020
Trumpf, Inc. recently designed and produced custom face shields. The company donated a number of face shields for the Plainville Community Schools Food Service and Facilities Department staff.
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Students Explore Through Library Choice Boards
05/01/2020
Plainville Community Schools’ elementary students, kindergarten through fifth grade, are participating in Library Choice Boards each week as a part of distance learning.
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Kindness Rocks!
04/16/2020
In the spirit of Frank T. Wheeler Elementary School's Kindness Campaign, School Recess Monitor Staci Monzillo is spreading kindness during school vacation week by dropping beautifully decorated “kindness rocks” randomly throughout five neighborhoods in Plainville.
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Custodial Manager Scott Martin and Plainville High School Custodian Marty Brennan load Domino's pizzas donated for Facilities Department and Food Service Department employees.
Domino's Donates Pizzas to Facilities and Food Service Staff
04/13/2020
Plainville Domino's Pizza owner Shovon Issa recently donated pizzas to every Plainville Community School' Facilities Department and Food Service Department employee to support them and their hard work in the school district during the district's shutdown.
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"Space in the Community" Program Held at Middle School of Plainville
03/24/2020
On March 13th, retired NASA Astronaut Corps member Duane “Digger” Carey, together with educators from the Space Foundation and representatives from the Petit Family Foundation, visited the Middle School of Plainville to share the “Space in the Community” program.
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Plainville Board of Education Receives CABE Communications Awards
03/13/2020
The Plainville Board of Education received four first place Connecticut Association of Boards of Education ( CABE) Bonnie B. Carney Communications Awards of Excellence at the March 9th Plainville Board of Education Meeting.
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Mentor Fun Night Group
Mentor Fun Night!
03/12/2020
Plainville Community Schools volunteer Mentors and student Mentees recently enjoyed a "Magical Evening with Cyril the Sorcerer" to celebrate their annual Mentor Fun Night.
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Conn Men Acapella Group at MSP
Acapella Group Visits MSP
03/11/2020
On March 6, 2020 the University of Connecticut's premier acapella group "Conn Men" visited the Middle School of Plainville to present a concert to the student body.
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Plainville Community Schools Kindergarten Registration Information
03/10/2020
Children who will be five (5) years old on or before January 1, 2021 are eligible for kindergarten (full day program) in September, 2020.
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Read Across America 2020!
03/09/2020
Students, staff and visitors celebrated Read Across America during the first week of March.
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Commissioner of Education Dr. Miguel Cardona addresses attendees at the Teacher Leader Fellowship Program Institute held at Plainville High School on February 27th.
PCS Hosts Teacher Leader Fellowship Program Institute
03/06/2020
On February 27th members of the Central Connecticut State University’s Teacher Leader Fellowship Program, under the direction of Dr. Betty Sternberg, gathered at Plainville High School for a meeting and several break out sessions.
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District Preschool Registration Information for the 2020-2021 School Year
02/28/2020
The Plainville Community Schools Preschool Program will begin accepting registrations on Monday, March 16, 2020.
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Annual Unified Basketball Game a Good Time for All!
02/25/2020
The Plainville Community Schools 4th Annual Unified Basketball Team versus Administrators, Board Of Education Members, Faculty, and Parents game was held on February 20th at Plainville High School.
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PHS Students Receive Art Awards
02/24/2020
Plainville High School art students Alexia Sirois and Abigail Feyerabend were recently recognized with Connecticut Regional Scholastic Art Awards.
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MSP Continues Reading and Math Challenge
02/13/2020
Middle School of Plainville students continue to support the Superintendent’s Reading and Math Challenge
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Wheeler School to Host Open House and Ribbon Cutting Ceremony
02/11/2020
An open house and ribbon cutting ceremony has been scheduled for the newly renovated Frank T. Wheeler Elementary School, according to Superintendent of Schools, Steven LePage.
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Elizabeth Norton Trust Fund Grants Support Numerous District Initiatives
01/30/2020
A variety of school district programs and initiatives are underway this year thanks to grants received from the local Elizabeth Norton Trust Fund.
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Inspirational Athlete Chris Waddell, Visits Plainville Community Schools
01/08/2020
Inspirational Athlete Chris Waddell, founder of the One Revolution Foundation, recently visited Plainville Community Schools to share his heroic life story with students.
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Cornerstone Counseling Center to offer School-Based Behavioral Health Services
01/08/2020
Cornerstone Counseling Center and Plainville Community Schools have partnered to offer School-Based Behavioral Health Services for both students and families in the Plainville community.
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PCS to Kick Off Superintendent's Reading and Math Challenge in 2020!
01/03/2020
In an effort to increase and reinforce the importance of reading and math practice, Plainville Community Schools will kick off the Superintendent’s 2020 Reading and Math Challenge at the start of the 2020 calendar year.
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Wheeler Principal Presented Flag From US Capitol Building
12/31/2019
At the Frank T. Wheeler Elementary School Holiday Sing A Long event, Wheeler School Principal Andrew Batchelder was presented a United States flag that was flown over the United States Capitol building on the first day of school.
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Superintendent Assists Elementary Students Building Gingerbread Houses
12/27/2019
Superintendent of Schools Steven LePage visited elementary schools to assist with gingerbread house building!
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PHS Students Honored with "Students Rock Award"
12/27/2019
Plainville High School students Kaylie Hall and Luis Arango have been named recipients of the first semester “Students Rock Award” recognizing their outstanding contributions to Plainville High School.
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MSP Robotics Program Secures Grant to Host VEX IQ State Championships
12/11/2019
Middle School of Plainville faculty member and robotics coach, Camille Westfall, is the recipient of a $5,000 grant to host the VEX IQ robotics Connecticut State Championship event at the Middle School of Plainville for the next three years.
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PHS Hosts Go Baby Go!
12/10/2019
Plainville High School once again hosted the "Go Baby Go" event December 6th & 7th, during which toy ride-on cars for children with special needs were modified, refurbished, and presented to local families.
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In photo: Plainville Board of Education members Crystal St. Lawrence, Foster White, Becky Tyrrell, Connecticut Department of Education Commissioner Dr. Miguel Cardona, Superintendent of Schools Steven LePage and Board of Education member Deborah Hardy.
Board / School District Recognized For Excellence in Leadership and Communication
11/27/2019
The Plainville school district has been recognized with several awards from the Connecticut Association of Boards of Education (CABE), according to Superintendent of Schools, Steven LePage.
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Plainville Town Clerk Carol Skultety swears in newly elected and re-elected Plainville Board of Education members: Brent Davenport, Laurie Peterson, Deb Hardy, Rebecca Martinez, Crystal St. Lawrence, and Foster White.
New Board of Education Members Sworn In
11/13/2019
Newly elected and re-elected Plainville Board of Education members were sworn in prior to the November 11th Board meeting. The ceremony was conducted by Plainville Town Clerk, Carol Skultety.
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Veterans Day Celebrated in Plainville Schools
11/12/2019
Plainville Community Schools honored Veterans in a variety of Veterans Day programs throughout the school district. Click "read more" to view photographs of the day's events.
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Plainville Students Honored at 32nd Annual Superintendent’s Award Presentation
11/05/2019
Fourteen Plainville students received the Connecticut Association of Public School Superintendents’ (CAPSS) Superintendent / Student Recognition Award and Certificate of Excellence at the 32nd annual Superintendent’s Award Presentation held on November 1st, during a luncheon at J. Timothy’s Restaurant.
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BOE Member Foster White Recognized By The Connecticut Association Of Boards Of Education
10/22/2019
Plainville Board of Education member Foster White has earned the CABE (Connecticut Association of Boards of Education) “Certified Board of Education Member” designation, according to Superintendent of Schools, Steven LePage.
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Pulsera Project at PHS
10/21/2019
The Pulsera Project is a nonprofit organization that connects artists from Nicaragua and Guatemala with students throughout the United States, through the sale of colorful, hand woven bracelets, or "pulseras" in Spanish.
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Plainville High School Offers American Sign Language Course
09/30/2019
Students at Plainville High School have an additional elective course available this year, as an “American Sign Language 1” class has been added to the high school’s course selection options. Taught by Plainville resident and educator Rachel Posner, the course has been popular with high school students thus far.
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PHS Welcomes Willow!
09/18/2019
The field of animal therapy continues to expand and gain popularity as a healing modality, and Plainville High School is one of many schools, country-wide, that integrates a therapy dog within the high school building. In May, Plainville High School said goodbye to Duke, the school’s second therapy dog, who accompanied Physical Education and Health Teacher, Sarah Centore, in several classes over the past three years.
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New Plainville Adult Education Fall Classes
08/28/2019
Check out the new Plainville Adult and Continuing Education Fall 2019 Program Guide, featuring a Security Officer License Training course with Certification, eCourses for professional development, and new enrichment classes for adults!
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David Levenduski Named Assistant Superintendent For Plainville Community Schools
08/23/2019
David Levenduski, currently Supervisor of Instruction and Learning for the Meriden, Connecticut school system, has been named Assistant Superintendent for Plainville Community Schools. Levenduski will replace Steven LePage, who was recently named Superintendent of the Plainville school district.
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District Implements Student Guardian Safety System for School Busses
08/12/2019
School busses in Plainville this fall will feature an enhanced safety measure, according to Superintendent of Schools, Steven LePage. The DATTCO busses servicing Plainville schools will now feature the Student Guardian automated stop arm enforcement system.
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New Guidelines Available for Free and Reduced Lunch Eligibility
08/05/2019
Plainville Community Schools announced today its policy for determining eligibility of children who may receive free or reduced-price meals served under the National School Lunch Program and School Breakfast Program.
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Reading and Math Power Program at Linden School
07/11/2019
Plainville students in the RAMP (Reading and Math Power) Program held at Linden Street School this July, recently enjoyed a visit from new Superintendent of Schools, Steven LePage. Approximately 45 students in kindergarten through grade 3 are participating in the summer learning program.
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plainville elementary students at msp summer robotics camp
Elementary School Students Participate in Summer Robotics And Engineering Camp
07/03/2019
Thanks to a grant from the Jamie Garfield ’00 Grant Program through the Kingswood Oxford School, and the work of Kingswood Oxford student Ella Schwartz, a no-cost Robotics and Engineering Camp was offered to 20 elementary age Plainville students in June. The day camp, which ran from June 24-28 at the Middle School of Plainville provided the venue and opportunity for participants to work on engineering challenges and build robots to learn about communication and cooperation.
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Local Groups Organize Back to School “Backpack Program” for Those in Need
07/01/2019
Former Superintendent of Schools Dr. Maureen Brummett, Assistant Town Manager Shirley Osle, and Plainville Community Food Pantry Executive Director Susie Woerz, together with the United Way of West Central Connecticut and the Plainville Rotary Club, have organized a back to school "Backpack Program" for Plainville Community School District students in need, for the 2019-20 school year.
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Plainville Community Schools' retirees with Superintendent of Schools Dr. Maureen Brummett and Plainville Board of Education Chair Deborah Hardy, at the June 10th Plainville Board of Education meeting. (Missing from photo: Christine Swiatek, Marcia Prokop, and Jodi Carlson.)
PCS Retirees Honored
06/19/2019
At their June 10th meeting, the Plainville Board of Education recognized the following individuals who will retire this year for their many years of service to Plainville Community Schools...
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In photo: Plainville Board of Education Chair Deb Hardy, Marilyn Speranza, and Superintendent of Schools, Dr. Maureen Brummett.
Marilyn Speranza Named Teacher of the Year!
06/14/2019
Plainville Community Schools has named Linden Street School music teacher Marilyn Speranza the 2019-2020 Teacher of the Year. Speranza was nominated by Linden colleague Michael Boncimino.
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District Hosts Volunteer Recognition Program
06/13/2019
Plainville Community Schools’ annual Volunteer Recognition Dinner and Awards Program was held on May 22nd, at Plainville High School
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Plainville High School Junior Christopher St. Lawrence receiving an award
Plainville High School Junior Christopher St. Lawrence Named 2019 Governor’s Scholar
06/06/2019
Plainville High School Junior Christopher St. Lawrence was selected as one of 22 of Connecticut’s top juniors designated as Governor’s Scholars.
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