School News

Posted December 21th 2020
MSP band students continue to work diligently from home with their instructor, Ms. Senatore.
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Posted June 10th 2020
MSP Reverse Parade was held on Monday, June 8.
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District No Cost PreSchool: Registration for the 2021-2022 School Year

Posted March 10th 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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PHS Theater Club Refurbishes Choral Room

Posted March 08th 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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Read Across America!

Posted March 08th 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 Supports Those in Need

Posted January 07th 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 Lesson at Wheeler

Posted January 05th 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

Posted November 13th 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

Posted November 13th 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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Classes Participate in Read Aloud Sessions

Posted November 06th 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!

Posted October 28th 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!

Posted October 14th 2020
Middle School of Plainville students are back in art class this year expressing their creativity!
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Stronger Together

Posted October 05th 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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Donations Made for PHS iPads

Posted September 18th 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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March Portrait Pioneers

The Plainville Community Schools’ “Portrait Pioneers” award winners for the month of March were recognized at the March 8th Plainville Board of Education meeting. Louis Toffolon Elementary School Custodian Greg Masse and Plainville High School faculty member / school counselor Oneda Lamont were the latest recipients of this award established to recognize school district staff members who exemplify and model the characteristics of the district’s Portrait of the Graduate framework, which include being: Mindful, Resilient, Communicative, Innovative and Collaborative. School district employees may be nominated for this award by colleagues, students, parents, or community members.