Please Review the following Frequently Asked Questions below regarding student registration / enrollment:

 

Q: At what age do I need to enroll my child?
A: According to state law, parents are allowed to withhold their children from a formal education program at age 5 for one year and then again at age 6 for one year. The child must be enrolled in an education program at age 7. The law requires that parents who wish to hold their age 5 or age 6 child from school must go to the Board of Education office in person and sign an option form exempting their child from attendance at school. Parents of 5-or 6-year old children who are not attending school are urged to contact the Board of Education.

Q: What school will my child be enrolled in?
A: Plainville Community Schools has three elementary schools. To find what elementary school your child will attend, please call (860) 793-3200 or look up your address online. Middle School of Plainville is the only middle school and Plainville High School is the only high school in the school district.

Q: Who do I contact to enroll my child in kindergarten?
A: Please contact the elementary school your child will be attending for more information regarding registration dates and times. Listed below are phone numbers for the three elementary schools. To find out what school your child will be attending, please look up your street address in the Elementary School Street Assignments.

  • Linden Street Elementary School: (860) 793-3270
  • Toffolon Elementary School: (860) 793-3280
  • Wheeler Elementary School: (860) 793-3290

Q: My family just moved to Plainville, what do I do to enroll my child?
A: You are required to provide proof of residency before enrolling your child in Plainville Community Schools. Please send a letter requesting the necessary affidavit(s) to:

Dr. Maureen Brummett, Ed.D, Superintendent
Plainville Community Schools
One Central Square
Plainville, CT 06062

Q: I am purchasing a home in Plainville; the sale or construction will not be completed until after the start of the school year. Can I still enroll my child in Plainville Schools?
A: Please send your request to:

Dr. Maureen Brummett, Ed.D, Superintendent
Plainville Community Schools
One Central Square
Plainville, CT 06062

Q: I would like my child to attend an elementary school out of our neighborhood. What do I need to do?
A: Please send your request in writing to:

Dr. Maureen Brummett, Ed.D, Superintendent
Plainville Community Schools
One Central Square
Plainville, CT 06062

Q: I do not live in Plainville, but would like to have my child attend Plainville Community Schools. Is this possible? 
A:  Nonresidents are required to pay tuition.  For current tuition rates please contact:

Sam Adlerstein, Director of Business and Operations
(860) 793-3210 x205