School News

Posted October 09th 2018
On October 5th representatives from the Anti Defamation League led a workshop with students at the Middle School of Plainville (MSP). Students shared their own thoughts and stories while learning about many different forms of discrimination.
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Posted June 13th 2018
The Plainville Community Schools’ +K.I.K. (Positive Kids Influencing Kids) Peer Mentor Group celebrated their last visit of the school year with a pizza party and scavenger hunt at Plainvlle High School. The 11th grade mentors welcomed their 8th-grade middle school mentees to the high school to show them around the building and introduce them to teachers and staff members.
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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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Plainville Community Fund Supports "Go Kid Go" Program

Posted October 05th 2018
A $2,500 grant from the Plainville Community Fund at Main Street Community Foundation will support the new “Go Kid Go” program, a collaborative initiative to help students with special needs in Plainville schools, according to Superintendent of Schools, Dr. Maureen Brummett.
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Collaborative Conference To Be Conducted At Plainville High School By The Commission On Public Schools

Posted September 28th 2018
 The Collaborative Conference visit will be conducted under the direction of the Commission on Public Schools of the New England Association of Schools and Colleges.  The Collaborative Conference visiting team will be chaired by Alyson Geary, Deputy Director at NEASC, who has had extensive experience in the Association’s Accreditation process.
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Preschool Screenings to be Held

Posted September 24th 2018
Plainville Community Schools will be conducting developmental preschool screenings for children who reside in Plainville and are three (3) or four (4) years old. Screenings will be held on October 12, 2018, December 14, 2018, March 22, 2019 and May 31, 2019.
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Superintendent Brummett appointed to advisory commission

Posted September 18th 2018
Superintendent of Schools, Dr. Maureen Brummett has been appointed a member of the Connecticut Advisory Commission on Intergovernmental Relations. Brummett joins legislators, mayors, lobbyists, Board of Education members, and the state’s Office of Policy and Management on the committee.
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Plainville VFW post 574 raffle proceeds support district athletic program & food pantry

Posted September 14th 2018
The Plainville VFW Post 574 sponsored a raffle over the summer to benefit the school district’s athletic program as well as the Plainville Community Food Pantry, according to Superintendent of Schools, Dr. Maureen Brummett.
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District to Host Safety Forum

Posted September 13th 2018
Plainville Community Schools will host 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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Schweitzer wins Thomas DiCorleto Memorial Award

Posted September 13th 2018
School Psychologist Suzanne Schweitzer has been named recipient of the Thomas DiCorleto Memorial Outstanding Service Award, from the Farmington Valley Special Education Directors Association. Middle School of Plainville School Psychologist, Justine Misseri, nominated Schweitzer for the prestigious award which was developed to honor the Farmington Valley Directors’ beloved colleague, Tom DiCorleto, and his lifelong commitment to the service of students with special needs. The award is presented annually to a person who embodies the passion and commitment to children that Mr. DiCorleto demonstrated throughout his lifetime.
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Educational Policy Meeting at MSP

Posted August 20th 2018
The Plainville Community school district hosted a panel discussion on setting and influencing educational policy on August 14 at the Middle School of Plainville.
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PHS Seniors Moving to Collegiate Athletics

Posted July 03th 2018
Plainville High School hosted an “Athletic Celebration” on June 19th for six seniors who will be going on to play collegiate athletics. The event was organized by Plainville Community Schools’ Athletic Director Chris Farrell.
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Plainville Schools Honors Retirees

Posted June 22th 2018
Nine Plainville Community Schools' retirees were recognized at the June 11th Plainville Board of Education meeting for their many years of service. They include: Pamela Gervasio - Spanish Teacher, Plainville High School, Gary Feltt, Science Teacher, Middle School of Plainville, Barbara Fawcett - Special Education Teacher, Middle School of Plainville, Carol Von Achen, Special Education Teacher, Middle School of Plainville, Bernadette Knowles, Special Education Teacher, Linden Street School, Sophie Morse, Tutor, Middle School of Plainville, Denise Ciano, Custodian, Linden Street School, Debra Gurski, Office Professional, Plainville High School, and Laura Boland, Paraprofessional, Louis Toffolon Elementary School.
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PHS Dattco Internship

Posted June 21th 2018
Dattco representatives visited Plainville High School to speak with students about their internship and apprenticeship programs this year. Currently, three Plainville High School graduates are participating in the apprenticeship program and two graduating seniors will participate in the internship program. In addition, a group of Plainville High School students recently participated in a field trip to Dattco to explore the field of diesel mechanics.
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Everyday Heroes

Posted October 18th 2018

Linden Street School Board Certified Behavioral Analyst Christina Kiley and the Plainville Community Schools Facilities Department were recognized as the district's Everyday Heroes for the month of October. They were honored at the October 9th Plainville Board of Education meeting. In photos: 1. Mr. Dan Kiley, Nathan Kiley, Zach Kiley, Board Certified Behavioral Analyst and Everyday Hero, Christina Kiley, Plainville Board of Education Chair, Deb Hardy, and Superintendent of Schools, Dr. Maureen Brummett. 2. Plainville Board of Education Chair, Deb Hardy, Superintendent of Schools, Dr. Maureen Brummett, Facilities Department members John Procko, Steve Busel, Mike Dixon, Alex North, and Scott Martin, and Frank T. Wheeler Elementary School Principal, Andrew Batchelder.