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Plainville Rotary Club Supports Middle School "Giving Shelf"

Posted September 28th 2023
Students in Laura Meehan’s Art class at Middle School of Plainville were recently surprised with a generous donation from the Plainville Rotary Club. The Rotary Club members collected and donated art supplies and personal care items for Middle School students. Mrs. Meehan is the creator and organizer of the school's “Giving Shelf”. The donations from the Rotary Club will fill the “Giving Shelf” with a variety of products for any student with a need. Mrs. Meehan and her students were overwhelmed with the generosity and support of the Plainville Rotary Club's donation and the positive impact it is having on the students.
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Plainville High School Student Recognized By National Merit Scholarship Program

Posted September 26th 2023
Plainville High School senior Cohen Blake has been named a “Commended Student” in the 2024 National Merit Scholarship Program
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Board Member Honored

Posted September 20th 2023
Plainville Board of Education Member Laurie Peterson was honored at the September 11th Board Of Education meeting. Laurie “retired” after 10 years of volunteer service as a board member for Plainville Community Schools.
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Linden Fifth Graders Model Kindness and Respect!

Posted September 20th 2023
Linden Street School students and staff recently gathered in the school's gymnasium for their first "Town Meeting" of the 2023-2024 school year. Linden fifth graders read "Have You Filled a Bucket Today?" and taught the school community about showing kindness and respect.
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Welcome Back Mentors!

Posted September 20th 2023
Plainville Community Schools' Volunteer Coordinator Sue Bradley hosted a "Welcome Back" breakfast for the school district's volunteer mentors on September 20th.
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PHS Named to U.S. News World Report's "Best High Schools" List

Posted September 19th 2023
Plainville High School has earned high national and metro area rankings via the 2023-2024 U. S. News & World Report’s “Best High Schools” report, according to Interim Superintendent of Schools, Kevin Case. The rankings evaluate close to 18,000 public high schools at the national, state and local levels. By earning a national ranking in the top 40%, Plainville High School achieved status as a U.S. News Best High School.
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Convocation 2023-24

Posted August 29th 2023
The Plainville High School Cheerleading Team kicked off the school district's 2023-24 Convocation program held on August 28th, welcoming faculty and staff members back to school!
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Brian Reas Name Superintendent of Plainville Community Schools

Posted August 18th 2023
Superintendent of East Haddam, Connecticut public schools, Brian Reas, has been named the next superintendent for Plainville Community Schools, according to Plainville Board of Education Chair, Lori Consalvo. Reas will replace Interim Superintendent of Schools, Kevin Case.
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Plainville BOE Member Receives Recognition

Posted July 26th 2023
Plainville Board of Education member, Crystal St. Lawrence, recently achieved the level of Certified Board of Education Member in the Connecticut Association of Boards of Education (CABE) Board Member Academy for the 2022-2023 school year.
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RAMP Program: Math Fun!

Posted July 25th 2023
Students in Theresa Chew's class recently enjoyed a fun, interactive math lesson as part of the Plainville Community Schools RAMP Summer Program.
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Letter Hunt!

Posted July 21th 2023
Kindergarteners in Mrs. Keating's RAMP summer program class recently enjoyed a "letter hunt" in their classroom. After finding the letter cards around the classroom, they put them in order to continue practicing the alphabet!
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"Guest Reader" Visits Summer RAMP Program

Posted July 13th 2023
Assistant Superintendent of Plainville Community Schools / guest reader Dave Levenduski, and first graders in Emma Bartley's class in the RAMP summer program, recently enjoyed a good book on a hot day!
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September PCS All Stars!

The September Plainville Community Schools “All-Star” award winners, Plainville Community Schools’ Director of Facilities, Mike Smith, and Custodial Manager, Sandy Bouchard, were recognized at the September 11th Plainville Board of Education meeting. The “All-Star” award recognizes students, faculty, staff and community members who go above and beyond in modeling the school district’s Portrait of the Graduate characteristics and demonstrating excellence in alignment with school district goals.