School News

Posted November 26th 2019
Matt Olshefski, Superintendent of the Frank T. Wheeler Elementary School renovation project, recently visited Wheeler faculty member Cheryl Michaud's fourth grade class to show and discuss a major Lego project he worked on for four months depicting downtown Hartford.
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Posted November 13th 2019
Frank T. Wheeler Elementary School fifth graders recently completed a unit of study where they learned about the voting process and voting rights in Connecticut.
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Donations Made for PHS iPads

Posted September 18th 2020
Plainville Community Fund and the Petit Family Foundation donates to the Plainville High School Math Department to purchase two iPad and Apple Pencil sets
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District Students to Receive Breakfast and Lunch at No Charge Through December

Posted September 16th 2020
All Plainville Community Schools students will now receive breakfast and lunch at no cost each school day through the end of December, according to district Food Services Director, Ashley Onion.
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Trumpf Inc. Donation!

Posted August 21th 2020
Trumpf Inc. recently donated face masks to Plainville Community Schools for the start of the 2020-21 school year!
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Southington Home Depot Donation

Posted August 21th 2020
The Southington Home Depot recently donated 66 plastic buckets to the Middle School of Plainville Music Program. The buckets will be used for safe and socially distant drumming practice this year.
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Ashley Onion Named District Food Services Director

Posted August 18th 2020
Ashley Onion, formerly the Food Services Director for Watertown Public Schools, Watertown, Connecticut, has been named Food Services Director for Plainville Community Schools, according to Superintendent of Schools, Steven LePage.
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Jeff Wallowitz Named Principal of Linden Street School

Posted July 06th 2020
Jeff Wallowitz, formerly an elementary school principal in the West Hartford, Connecticut school system, has been named principal of Linden Street School, according to Superintendent of Schools, Steven LePage.
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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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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.