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Plainville Board of Education Completes Annual Superintendent Evaluation

Posted June 24th 2020
In June the Plainville Board of Education met to conduct the annual evaluation of Superintendent of Schools, Steven LePage. During his first year as Superintendent, Mr. Lepage met with exceptional challenges. His steady leadership provided the Plainville community with the stability and confidence to endure the unprecedented closure of schools as well as several other events that were a struggle for our families and students.
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Christina Kiley Wins Thomas Dicorleto Memorial Award

Posted June 11th 2020
Board Certified Behavior Analyst / Licensed Behavior Analyst (BCBA/LBA) and Instructional Leader for PreK - 5 Special Education, Christina Kiley, has been named recipient of the Thomas DiCorleto Memorial Outstanding Service Award, from the Farmington Valley Special Education Directors Association.
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Drawing Sunflowers

Posted June 10th 2020
Students in Joan Corey's second grade class at Linden Street School recently learned about sunflowers during a Google Class Meeting.
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School District Names Dominic Talotta Teacher of the Year

Posted June 10th 2020
Plainville Community Schools has named Plainville Community Schools Band Director Dominic Talotta as the 2020-2021 Teacher of the Year. Talotta was nominated by district colleague Michael Boncimino.
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Linden Fourth Grade Class Receives Flag & Certificate

Posted June 03th 2020
In the months of November and early December, Ashley Seymour’s fourth grade class at Linden Street School decided to create Christmas/holiday and thank you cards for a classmate’s parent and fellow troop members who serve overseas.
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MSP Students Pay It Forward

Posted May 28th 2020
MSP Students Pay It Forward with the “You Rock” Initiative Students and staff at the Middle School of Plainville MSP recently spread cheer and a positive “You Rock” message to others.
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MSP Art Club's "Chalk Your Walk"

Posted May 27th 2020
With chalk in hand, Middle School of Plainville students took to the streets! The MSP Art club recently sponsored the “Chalk Your Walk” contest for Middle school students and their families.
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Directed Drawing Lessons!

Posted May 27th 2020
Students in Joan Corey’s second grade class at Linden Street School recently completed several Directed Drawing lessons during Google Classroom meetings as part of distance learning in Plainville.
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District Awards Innovation In Education Foundation Grant

Posted May 19th 2020
Plainville Community Schools awarded an “Innovation in Education Foundation” grant to Linden Street School Speech Pathologist Amy Dalena, according to Superintendent of Schools, Steven LePage.
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MSP First Responders Fan Club!

Posted May 19th 2020
The Middle School of Plainville’s First Responders Fan Club, led by advisor and faculty member Christina Corvello, recently sponsored several support projects for first responders.
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PFRN In Action During Distance Learning

Posted May 19th 2020
The Plainville Family Resource Network (PFRN) is continuing classes virtually through distance learning.
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Soaring Eagles Nest Project

Posted May 15th 2020
The Plainville Family Resource Network (PFRN) is continuing the SOARing (Social Opportunities for Achieving Readiness) Eagles class for 3 year olds, Thursday mornings at 10:30am via Google meets.
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School News

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PHS Students Complete Bicycle Repairs

Posted January 16th 2020
Students in Mark Chase’s Transportation Technology classes have successfully completed another batch of bicycles that they have been working on.
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PHS Physical Education Department hosts Breakfast of Champions

Posted December 27th 2019
The Plainville High School Physical Education Department hosted the "Breakfast of Champions" on December 20th for PHS students who passed all four sections of the Connecticut Fitness Exam.
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"Take A Whack for Interact" Event A Big Success

Posted December 03th 2019
The Plainville High School Interact Club’s “Take A Whack for Interact” fundraiser event was a big success this year.
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PHS Hosts 8th Annual Career Day

Posted November 27th 2019
Plainville High School hosted the 8th annual Career Day program for students on November 22nd.
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Students Collaborating with Staff to Prepare for Winter

Posted November 14th 2019
Students in Mark Chase’s Transportation Technology course at Plainville High School have been assisting the school district's Facilities Department by tuning up several of the snow throwers used throughout the school district in town
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PHS Senior Receives Recognition Award

Posted November 14th 2019
Plainville High School senior Travis Lavigne have been awarded the Farmington Valley Connecticut Association of Public School Superintendents’ (CAPSS) Superintendent / Student Recognition Award for leadership service to the school...
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Motivational Speaker Chris Sandy Visits PHS

Posted November 07th 2019
On November 6th, Plainville High School juniors and seniors attended an assembly featuring motivational speaker and author Chris Sandy , from the Choices Matter organization.
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2019 PHS College Fair

Posted October 31th 2019
More than 100 colleges, universities and technical schools, together with several branches of the military, the Community Foundation of Greater New Britain, the Main Street Community Foundation, and CHESLA ( Connecticut Higher Education Supplemental Loan Authority) were in attendance at the Plainville High School College Fair held on October 25th. The College Fair is coordinated by the high school's School Counseling Department.
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PHS Hosts Dr. Sam Rhine at Annual Genetics Conference

Posted October 15th 2019
The Plainville High School Science Department recently hosted world renowned speaker Dr. Sam Rhine at the high school’s annual Genetics Conference.
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First Annual Homecoming Carnival

Posted October 10th 2019
The Plainville High School Student Council will be hosting the first annual Homecoming Carnival event on October 25th at Plainville High School from 5:00PM until halftime of the Homecoming football game.
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PHS Hosts Celebration for Seniors Who Will Play Collegiate Athletics

Posted June 27th 2019
Plainville High School hosted an “Athletic Celebration” on June 17th for seniors who will be going on to play collegiate athletics. The event was organized by Plainville Community Schools’ Athletic Director Chris Farrell. “The student athletes from the Class of 2019 are just remarkable,” said Farrell.
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2019 Breakfast of Champions

Posted June 18th 2019
The Plainville High School Physical Education Department recently hosted a Breakfast of Champions celebration for the second semester. Students who passed all four sections of the Connecticut Fitness Test were invited to the event, which was catered by Dunkin' Donuts.
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Everyday Heroes Apr 2020

Posted April 21th 2020

Plainville High School Counselor Kelly Hickey was recognized as the school district’s Everyday Hero for the month of April. Kelly was nominated by the Mandeville Family for her outstanding dedication to students and extra efforts to make a difference. She was honored virtually during the April 20th Plainville Board of Education meeting.