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"New Student Group" at MSP

Posted November 12th 2021
The Middle School of Plainville School Counselors held "New Student Group" during the first seven weeks of school. The group was provided to middle school students who were newly registered to the Middle School for this school year.
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November Portrait Pioneer Recognized

Posted November 11th 2021
The November Plainville Community Schools’ “Portrait Pioneers” award winner, Louis Toffolon Elementary School Tutor Carl Hawkins, was recognized at the November 8th Plainville Board of Education meeting. Carl was nominated by Plainville Community Schools staff members Caitlin Butkus and Chiara Ramos.
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District Courier Recognized

Posted November 11th 2021
Newly retired Plainville Community Schools District Courier Tom Abucewicz was recognized at the November 8 Plainville Board of Education. He served as the District Courier for more than 19 years!
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Preschoolers Perform!

Posted November 11th 2021
Preschool students in Rachel Valentine's class at Louis Toffolon Elementary School performed a special fall song at the start of the November 8th Plainville Board of Education meeting!
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New Board Members Sworn In

Posted November 11th 2021
The newly elected members of the Plainville Board of Education, Rachel Buchanan, Cassandra Clark, Lori Consalvo, and Becky Tyrrell, were sworn into office prior to the start of the November 8th Plainville Board of Education meeting.
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Story Book Character Day At Wheeler!

Posted November 08th 2021
Students at staff at Frank T. Wheeler Elementary School recently enjoyed a "Story Book Character Day" where they dressed in their favorite book character costume!
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Connecticut's Kid Governor Election Day Rally Bus Visits Toffolon!

Posted November 08th 2021
The Louis Toffolon Elementary School fifth graders recently enjoyed a visit by the Connecticut Kid Governor Election Day Rally Bus with the 2021 Connecticut Kid Governor, Reese Naughton.
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Crazy Hair, Hat and Sock Day at Toffolon

Posted November 08th 2021
The Louis Toffolon Elementary School Student Council, under faculty member Sue Fabrizio's leadership, organized a school-wide “Crazy Hair, Hat and Sock Day” event.
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ASL at MSP

Posted November 08th 2021
The Middle School of Plainville has started an American Sign Language (ASL) Club. 22 students in grades 6-8 gather weekly after school to learn how to communicate using ASL.
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PHS Pumpkin Carving Contest!

Posted November 08th 2021
The second annual Plainville High School Pumpkin Carving Contest was held in Jonathan Dunlap’s Culinary Arts classes. Students honed their vegetable prep and garnishing techniques, planned their designs, and completed the carvings.
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Pumpkin Patches for Preschoolers!

Posted November 02th 2021
Preschool students at both Frank T. Wheeler Elementary School and Louis Toffolon Elementary School enjoyed the opportunity to visit a "pumpkin patch" at each school made possible by donations from both DATTCO and Big Y of Plainville.
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Wheeler Mismatched Socks Day

Posted November 01th 2021
Frank T. Wheeler Elementary School students participated in a number of activities in October to raise awareness and promote acceptance for Down Syndrome Awareness Month.
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Carl Hawkins

November Portrait Pioneer

Carl Hawkins is an RBT at Toffolon School. Carl is a very hardworking, patient and kind individual. He is friendly to everyone he encounters. Some days Carl faces more challenges than others but he handles every day/situation with grace. Carl always makes himself available to help others no matter what the situation-he is ready to jump in and assist. Carl is an absolute asset to the Toffolon community and we are lucky to have him as a part of our team!