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MSP Continues Reading and Math Challenge

Posted February 13th 2020
Middle School of Plainville students continue to support the Superintendent’s Reading and Math Challenge
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Wheeler School to Host Open House and Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

Posted February 11th 2020
An open house and ribbon cutting ceremony has been scheduled for the newly renovated Frank T. Wheeler Elementary School, according to Superintendent of Schools, Steven LePage.
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Elizabeth Norton Trust Fund Grants Support Numerous District Initiatives

Posted January 30th 2020
A variety of school district programs and initiatives are underway this year thanks to grants received from the local Elizabeth Norton Trust Fund.
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Inspirational Athlete Chris Waddell, Visits Plainville Community Schools

Posted January 08th 2020
Inspirational Athlete Chris Waddell, founder of the One Revolution Foundation, recently visited Plainville Community Schools to share his heroic life story with students.
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Cornerstone Counseling Center to offer School-Based Behavioral Health Services

Posted January 08th 2020
Cornerstone Counseling Center and Plainville Community Schools have partnered to offer School-Based Behavioral Health Services for both students and families in the Plainville community.
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PCS to Kick Off Superintendent's Reading and Math Challenge in 2020!

Posted January 03th 2020
In an effort to increase and reinforce the importance of reading and math practice, Plainville Community Schools will kick off the Superintendent’s 2020 Reading and Math Challenge at the start of the 2020 calendar year.
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Wheeler Principal Presented Flag From US Capitol Building

Posted December 31th 2019
At the Frank T. Wheeler Elementary School Holiday Sing A Long event, Wheeler School Principal Andrew Batchelder was presented a United States flag that was flown over the United States Capitol building on the first day of school.
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Superintendent Assists Elementary Students Building Gingerbread Houses

Posted December 27th 2019
Superintendent of Schools Steven LePage visited elementary schools to assist with gingerbread house building!
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PHS Students Honored with "Students Rock Award"

Posted December 27th 2019
Plainville High School students Kaylie Hall and Luis Arango have been named recipients of the first semester “Students Rock Award” recognizing their outstanding contributions to Plainville High School.
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MSP Robotics Program Secures Grant to Host VEX IQ State Championships

Posted December 11th 2019
Middle School of Plainville faculty member and robotics coach, Camille Westfall, is the recipient of a $5,000 grant to host the VEX IQ robotics Connecticut State Championship event at the Middle School of Plainville for the next three years.
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PHS Hosts Go Baby Go!

Posted December 10th 2019
Plainville High School once again hosted the "Go Baby Go" event December 6th & 7th, during which toy ride-on cars for children with special needs were modified, refurbished, and presented to local families.
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Board / School District Recognized For Excellence in Leadership and Communication

Posted November 27th 2019
The Plainville school district has been recognized with several awards from the Connecticut Association of Boards of Education (CABE), according to Superintendent of Schools, Steven LePage.
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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 Feb 2020

Posted February 12th 2020

Middle School of Plainville faculty member Todd Helming was recognized as the school district’s Everyday Hero for the month of February. He was honored at the February 10th Plainville Board of Education meeting.