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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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Plainville Community Schools Climate Report

Posted June 12th 2018
We invite you to view this recently release climate report for the Plainville Community Schools. This report was compiled by Assistant Superintendent Steve LePage and presented to the Board of Education on June 11, 2018.
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2018-2019 Teacher of the Year!

Posted June 01th 2018
Linden Street School second grade teacher Melissa Dodenhoff has been selected as the Plainville Community Schools 2018-19 Teacher of the Year. As Teacher of the Year in Plainville
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District Hosts Annual Volunteer Recognition Program

Posted May 23th 2018
Plainville Community Schools’ annual Volunteer Recognition Dinner and Awards Program was held on May 10th, at Plainville High School. This year's theme was “Country Hoedown.” More than 100 school volunteers, Board of Education members, administrators and staff were present to enjoy an evening of food, friends, and recognition.
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Gubernatorial Candidate Visits PHS

Posted August 10th 2018
Republican primary gubernatorial candidate David Stemerman paid a visit to Plainville High School on August 9th. Stemerman, who met with Superintendent of Schools, Dr. Maureen Brummett and several Plainville Board of Education members, toured the high school’s STEM, Communications, Automotive and Construction Labs lead by Plainville High School faculty member, David Gaignard.
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PHS Hosts Guest Speaker

Posted May 25th 2018
Financial Planner and Plainville High School alumnus, Angleo Pietri, was a guest speaker in Plainville High School faculty member Brian Edge's Persona Finance and Financial Literacy classes on May 21st. Angelo's interactive discussion stressed key concepts that allow young adults to become financially independent.
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PHS SEAPERCH 2018

Posted April 02th 2018
Plainville High School students in faculty members Mark Chase and David Gaignard’s STEM and Engineering classes recently competed in the annual SEAPERCH competition hosted at Central Connecticut State University in New Britain, Connecticut.
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PHS Digital Devils win FIRST Robotics district event

Posted March 12th 2018
The Plainville High School Digital Devils FIRST Robotics Team competed at Wilby High School in Waterbury ​this past weekend.
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PHS Students Rock Award Winners

Posted January 10th 2018
Plainville High School students Elona Tanski and Sergio Zaldivar have been named recipients of the high school’s Students Rock Award for Semester 1
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Everyday Heroes

Posted June 20th 2018

Plainville High School Computer Technician John Dera was recognized as the district's Everyday Hero for the month of June. John was honored at the June 11th Plainville Board of Education meeting. In photo: Plainville Board of Education Chair, Andrea Saunders, Director of Community Relations, Lynn Davis, John Dera and Superintendent of Schools, Dr. Maureen Brummett.