School News

Posted November 07th 2018
Students in Laura Reed’s Art classes at Frank T. Wheeler Elementary School created an eagle mural to honor all Veterans for their service. Students traced and cut their hand images to create the eagle's feathers. They also wrote a message or drew a picture to thank the Veterans.
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Posted October 22th 2018
The Frank T. Wheeler Elementary School community held their first Cardboard Challenge "Day of Play" event on October 10th. The Cardboard Challenge is an event inspired by "Caine's Challenge,"
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"Operation Sweaters for Veterans!" at MSP

Posted November 12th 2018
The Middle School of Plainville Health Classes, led by faculty members Cindy Birdsall and Melanie Olmstead, sponsored "Operation Sweaters for Veterans!" Gently used coats, gloves and hats were collected.
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Veterans Day at Plainville Community Schools

Posted November 12th 2018
Plainville Community Schools held a number of activities and programs across the school district on November 10th, to honor and recognize veterans.
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Plainville Students Honored At 31st Annual Superintendent’s Award Presentation

Posted November 09th 2018
Twelve Plainville students received the Connecticut Association of Public School Superintendents’ (CAPSS) Superintendent / Student Recognition Award and Certificate of Excellence at the 31st annual Superintendent’s Award Presentation held on November 7th, during a luncheon at J. Timothy’s Restaurant.
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School Based Behavioral Health Clinics Available Through Partnership With Wheeler Clinic

Posted November 06th 2018
The Fall can be stressful for students (and parents!). Through a partnership with Wheeler Clinic, new school-based behavioral health clinics at The Middle School of Plainville and Linden Street School can help students and families address behavioral health challenges that may negatively impact their academic performance.
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Carl Johnson Named Principal At Plainville High School

Posted November 05th 2018
Carl Johnson, former Assistant Principal at Plainville High School, has been named Principal, according to Superintendent of Schools, Dr. Maureen Brummett.
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Local Company Brings Linden Street School’s Eco-Friendly Greenhouse Dream To Life

Posted November 02th 2018
The courtyard at Linden Street School now shines a little brighter thanks to the support, talent and generosity of School / Business / Community partner Gary Fett, owner of Fluid Control Solutions, a Plainville manufacturer, together with his colleagues, who designed, built and donated an eco-frendly greenhouse for the space at Linden
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Halloween Costumes for Charity

Posted October 31th 2018
Middle School of Plainville faculty and staff donned costumes for their annual "Costumes for Charity" event on Halloween. Students vote with "donations" on their favorite costumes and donations are given to the Plainville Community Food Pantry.
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Plainville District Safety Forum

Posted October 24th 2018
Plainville Community Schools hosted 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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CCSU Literacy Night at Linden School

Posted October 17th 2018
The Linden Street School community partnered with Central Connecticut State University's Dr. Lynda Valerie, Professor of Literacy, Elementary, & Early Childhood Education, and the Elementary Reading and Language Arts Department faculty and students to host the first annual CCSU Literacy Night at Linden on October 11th.
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Plainville Community Fund Supports "Go Kid Go" Program

Posted October 05th 2018
A $2,500 grant from the Plainville Community Fund at Main Street Community Foundation will support the new “Go Kid Go” program, a collaborative initiative to help students with special needs in Plainville schools, according to Superintendent of Schools, Dr. Maureen Brummett.
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Collaborative Conference To Be Conducted At Plainville High School By The Commission On Public Schools

Posted September 28th 2018
 The Collaborative Conference visit will be conducted under the direction of the Commission on Public Schools of the New England Association of Schools and Colleges.  The Collaborative Conference visiting team will be chaired by Alyson Geary, Deputy Director at NEASC, who has had extensive experience in the Association’s Accreditation process.
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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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Everyday Heroes

Posted October 18th 2018

Linden Street School Board Certified Behavioral Analyst Christina Kiley and the Plainville Community Schools Facilities Department were recognized as the district's Everyday Heroes for the month of October. They were honored at the October 9th Plainville Board of Education meeting. In photos: 1. Mr. Dan Kiley, Nathan Kiley, Zach Kiley, Board Certified Behavioral Analyst and Everyday Hero, Christina Kiley, Plainville Board of Education Chair, Deb Hardy, and Superintendent of Schools, Dr. Maureen Brummett. 2. Plainville Board of Education Chair, Deb Hardy, Superintendent of Schools, Dr. Maureen Brummett, Facilities Department members John Procko, Steve Busel, Mike Dixon, Alex North, and Scott Martin, and Frank T. Wheeler Elementary School Principal, Andrew Batchelder.