School News

Posted October 03th 2018
Plainville Community Schools is seeking community feedback regarding the school district’s progress on strategic plan goals, and will once again utilize “Thoughtexchange” - a short, simple, web based information gathering tool, according to Superintendent of Schools, Dr. Maureen Brummett. The district initially used Thoughtexchange in 2016 to gather stakeholder feedback to inform the strategic planning process at that time.
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Posted September 05th 2018
Staff, please see the 2018 Opening of School Bulletin to clarify any questions or concerns regarding the 2018-2019 pay schedules, benefits, and other school matters.
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2018 Thoughtexchange Survey Results

Posted December 03th 2018
Plainville Community Schools engaged their community in an exchange about what we're doing well and where we can improve. We invited participants to share thoughts and rate the thoughts of others.
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Snow People for Plainville Seniors

Posted November 16th 2018
Each year, the Plainville High School's Italian National Honor Society's philanthropy project centers around the Plainville Senior Center. This year, the student members designed and created “snow people” out of clay pots.
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New Visitor Management System Enhances District Security

Posted November 15th 2018
Plainville Community Schools will soon have an additional security measure in place with the installation of the Raptor visitor management system in all five Plainville schools.
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Veterans Day at Plainville Community Schools

Posted November 12th 2018
Plainville Community Schools held a number of activities and programs across the school district on November 10th, to honor and recognize veterans.
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"Operation Sweaters for Veterans!" at MSP

Posted November 12th 2018
The Middle School of Plainville Health Classes, led by faculty members Cindy Birdsall and Melanie Olmstead, sponsored "Operation Sweaters for Veterans!" Gently used coats, gloves and hats were collected.
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Plainville Students Honored At 31st Annual Superintendent’s Award Presentation

Posted November 09th 2018
Twelve Plainville students received the Connecticut Association of Public School Superintendents’ (CAPSS) Superintendent / Student Recognition Award and Certificate of Excellence at the 31st annual Superintendent’s Award Presentation held on November 7th, during a luncheon at J. Timothy’s Restaurant.
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School Based Behavioral Health Clinics Available Through Partnership With Wheeler Clinic

Posted November 06th 2018
The Fall can be stressful for students (and parents!). Through a partnership with Wheeler Clinic, new school-based behavioral health clinics at The Middle School of Plainville and Linden Street School can help students and families address behavioral health challenges that may negatively impact their academic performance.
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Carl Johnson Named Principal At Plainville High School

Posted November 05th 2018
Carl Johnson, former Assistant Principal at Plainville High School, has been named Principal, according to Superintendent of Schools, Dr. Maureen Brummett.
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Local Company Brings Linden Street School’s Eco-Friendly Greenhouse Dream To Life

Posted November 02th 2018
The courtyard at Linden Street School now shines a little brighter thanks to the support, talent and generosity of School / Business / Community partner Gary Fett, owner of Fluid Control Solutions, a Plainville manufacturer, together with his colleagues, who designed, built and donated an eco-frendly greenhouse for the space at Linden
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Halloween Costumes for Charity

Posted October 31th 2018
Middle School of Plainville faculty and staff donned costumes for their annual "Costumes for Charity" event on Halloween. Students vote with "donations" on their favorite costumes and donations are given to the Plainville Community Food Pantry.
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Plainville District Safety Forum

Posted October 24th 2018
Plainville Community Schools hosted 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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CCSU Literacy Night at Linden School

Posted October 17th 2018
The Linden Street School community partnered with Central Connecticut State University's Dr. Lynda Valerie, Professor of Literacy, Elementary, & Early Childhood Education, and the Elementary Reading and Language Arts Department faculty and students to host the first annual CCSU Literacy Night at Linden on October 11th.
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Everyday Heroes

Posted November 15th 2018

Frank T. Wheeler Elementary School faculty member Cheryl Michaud and Plainville High School Paraprofessional Michele Morel-Tavernier were recognized as the district's Everyday Heroes for the month of November. They were honored at the November 12th Plainville Board of Education meeting. In photo: Plainville High School faculty member Maria Colangelo, Michele Morel-Tavernier, Superintendent of Schools Dr. Maureen Brummett, and Plainville Board of Education Chair Deb Hardy.

Superintendent's Spotlight

Posted October 04th 2018

Stay tuned for exciting news and updates from Dr. Maureen Brummett, Superintendent of Plainville Community Schools