School News

Posted May 08th 2018
The Linden Street School Reading Incentive Committee recently held their annual “ iHEART Guest Readers” event during National Children's Book Week (April 30- May 4).
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Posted April 10th 2018
World famous children's author Patricia Polacco recently spent the day at Linden Street School thanks to a grant written by Linden Library Media Specialist, Alyssa Lombardo.
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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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Enrichment through Plainville Adult Education

Posted May 09th 2018
Community members participated in Spring Floral Arrangement-- one of the many enrichment programs provided by Plainville Adult and Continuing Education.
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PHS' 6th Annual Senior Citizen Prom

Posted May 03th 2018
The Plainville High School's Interact Club (the youth branch of the local Rotary Club in Plainville) recently hosted the 6th annual Senior Citizen Prom in the school's cafeteria.
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Plainville Performs in State Wide Music Conference

Posted April 26th 2018
Twelve elementary school musicians represented Plainville Community Schools on April 20th at the Connecticut Elementary Honors Choir Festival! This festival is part of the Connecticut Music Educators Association (CMEA) Conference held in Hartford, Connecticut.
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Plainville Art Museum Exhibit

Posted April 10th 2018
The New Britain Museum of American art recently hosted an exhibit of creative artworks from the students of Plainville Community Schools.
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Second Annual Unified Basketball Game Held

Posted March 07th 2018
On February 26th, the 2nd Annual Plainville Community Schools’ Board of Education/Administrator/Faculty/Parent vs. Unified Basketball Team game was held.
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PHS Takes Third in National Jazz Festival

Posted February 21th 2018
The Plainville High School Jazz Band recently participated in the Berklee College of Music’s Annual High School Jazz Festival.
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Plainville Community Schools Reading Partners Program

Posted January 26th 2018
The local VFW Madeley-Roberts Post No. 574 recently sponsored the Plainville Community Schools Reading Partners program
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Plainville High School Students Honored In Scholastic Art Awards Program

Posted January 23th 2018
The Plainville High School Visual Arts Department is proud to announce that four students were selected to receive honors in the 29th Annual Connecticut Scholastic Art Awards in the areas of Drawing and Illustration.
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Go Baby Go! 2017

Posted December 08th 2017
Plainville High School once again hosted the “Go Baby Go" event December 1st & 2nd, during which toy ride-on cars for children with special needs were modified, refurbished, and presented to local families
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Career Day at PHS!

Posted December 05th 2017
Plainville High School recently hosted the 6th annual Career Day program for students
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District Receives Community Foundation Of Greater New Britain Grant To Support Alternative High School Program

Posted November 30th 2017
Plainville Community Schools has received a grant from the Community Foundation of Greater New Britain, according to Superintendent of Schools, Dr. Maureen Brummett. The $10,000 grant will fund a job coach position in a newly formed alternative high school program, to be launched at Plainville High School in 2018.
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Everyday Heroes

Posted April 25th 2018

Plainville High School's School Psychologist Jeri Lynn Turkowitz and Middle School of Plainville Physical Education teacher Amy Tennant were recognized as the district's Everyday Heroes for the month of April for their work with the Plainville High School's Unified Basketball Team. They were nominated by Kimberly Shumbo, and were honored at the April 16th Plainville Board of Education meeting.