School News

Posted January 18th 2019
On Tuesday night, January 15, MSP's 80 member 6th-grade chorus and 90 member 6th-grade band filled the Plainville High School auditorium with songs and sounds of winter. In addition, the 7th and 8th-grade choruses performed their winter concerts at MSP on Thursday.
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Posted January 17th 2019
Plainville Community Schools volunteer mentor/Webster Bank employee Prashanth Narayanan and his Middle School student mentee Ameer Alhameedawi were selected to appear in a Webster Bank mentoring video as part of National Mentoring Month in January. Prashanth and Ameer have been paired in the mentor program for six years.
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Jennifer DeLorenzo Named Assistant Principal At Plainville High School

Posted January 17th 2019
)  Plainville High School Mathematics teacher and Instructional Leader Jennifer DeLorenzo, has been named an assistant principal, according to Superintendent of Schools, Dr. Maureen Brummett. DeLorenzo replaces former Plainville High School Assistant Principal Carl Johnson, who became principal in November.
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Plainville Schools Receive Security Grant from Schaller Auto Group

Posted January 17th 2019
Plainville Community Schools recently received a grant from the Community Foundation of Greater New Britain to improve high school security. The grant was used to purchase 23 additional security cameras at Plainville High School. The grant was funded by the Schaller Auto group.
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New Spring Programs From Plainville Adult Education

Posted January 15th 2019
Plainville Adult and Continuing Education will offer programming, free of cost, this spring in a variety of areas
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PHS Students Connect with Peers Across the Globe

Posted December 24th 2018
Students in Kristi Naka’s Spanish classes at Plainville High School are connecting with peers across the globe through two unique hands on classroom projects this year
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Holiday Gifts from Plainville Adult Education

Posted December 21th 2018
Plainville Adult and Continuing Education students collected holiday gifts to benefit Victorian Gardens, a local Residential Care Home for Adults in Plainville.
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Board / School District Recognized For Excellence In Leadership And Communication

Posted December 14th 2018
The Plainville school district has been recognized with several awards from the Connecticut Association of Boards of Education (CABE), according to Superintendent of Schools, Dr. Maureen Brummett.
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7th Annual PHS Career Day

Posted December 12th 2018
Plainville High School hosted the 7th annual Career Day program for students on November 30th. More than 70 speakers covering over 40 career sectors participated in the event.
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4th Annual "Go Baby Go" Charity Event

Posted December 12th 2018
Plainville High School hosted the 4th annual "Go Baby Go" event December 7th & 8th, during which toy ride-on cars for children with special needs were modified, refurbished, and presented to local families.
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Internet Safety Workshop Held at MSP

Posted December 10th 2018
The Plainville Coalition for Positive Youth Development hosted a parent workshop entitled "Chromebooks, The Internet & Your Child's Digital World" on November 29th.
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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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Everyday Heroes

Posted January 16th 2019

Frank T. Wheeler Elementary School nurse Julie Simard was recognized as the district's Everyday Hero for the month of January. She was honored at the January 14th Plainville Board of Education meeting. In photo: Plainville Board of Education Chair, Deb Hardy, Wheeler School Principal Andrew Batchelder, Julie Simard, Samantha Miller, Emma Simard, and Superintendent of Schools, Dr. Maureen Brummett.