Category: schools

Project Graduation seeking volunteers

Plainville High School Project Graduation is beginning to gather names of volunteers who are able to help decorate the Wheeler YMCA the day before graduation, Tuesday, June 19), the day of Wednesday, June 20, and workers for the night of…

Tunxis holds ‘Super Saturday’ registration event

Tunxis Community College, at the junction of Routes 6 and 177 in Farmington, will hold a “Super Saturday” registration event on Saturday, Jan. 6, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., on campus in Founders Hall. The event will offer one-stop…

Winter registration underway at Tunxis

Tunxis Community College in Farmington will offer accelerated credit courses during a winter session, which runs Dec. 27 to Jan. 12. Registration will be accepted through Dec. 27, prior to the first scheduled class. Courses meet Monday through Friday during…

Tunxis to hold ‘Super Saturday’ registration on Aug. 5

Tunxis Community College will hold a “Super Saturday” on Saturday, Aug. 5, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., in Founders Hall. The annual event is designed to help new and continuing students apply and register for the fall semester. Super Saturday…

School retirees celebrated

Plainville Community Schools’ celebrated a group of 2017 retirees at the Plainville Board of Education meeting on June 12th. The faculty and staff members were recognized and honored for their many years of service and contributions to the school district.

Everyday Heroes recognized

Two Everyday Heroes were recognized at the June 12 Plainville Board of Education meeting. Middle School of Plainville eighth grader Lexi Charbonneau, nominated by Middle School of Plainville staff members Steve Leseur and Carol Von Achen, and Plainville High School Culinary Arts teacher Al Lesage, nominated by Plainvile High School parent Sheri Ryan were honored for making a difference in the lives of others.

Plainville Board of Education Chair Andrea Saunders, Sheri Ryan, Robert Ryan, Al Lesage and Superintendent of Schools Dr. Maureen Brummett.

Carl Von Achen, Steve Leseur, Deborah Zinzalet, Lexi Charbonneau, Justin Misluk, Superintendent of Schools Dr. Maureen Brummett, and Plainville Board of Education Chair Andrea Saunders.

Preschool program expands to 5 days, full-days

The Plainville Community Preschool Program, now in its third year, will expand to a five day / full day model for the 2017-18 school year. Currently the program serves more than 100 four year olds in seven full day sessions,…

Rep. Petit reads at Toffolon

PLAINVILLE –On Friday, March 3, State Representative William A. Petit, Jr. (R-22) paid a visit to Toffolon Elementary School in Plainville to participate in their reading program, “One Book, One Community.” As national celebrations took place to honor Dr. Seuss’…

Students perform Arthur Miller play this month

Plainville High School will present the play ‘All My Sons’ by Arthur Miller.  Performances will take place on the stage of the Mel Perry Auditorium on March 16, 17, and 18 at 7:30 p.m. and March 18 at 2 p.m.…