Tag: Linden Street School

Roxy steals the show

Teresa Pelham, author of “Roxy’s Forever Home,” “Roxy and Her Annoying Little Brother,” “Stuey,” and “Stuey & Veronica,” visited Linden Street School in June. Students were excited to meet the author and hear her read her stories, but it was…

For this 9-year-old, summer break is a great time for ice cream…fundraisers

Nine year old Plainville resident Michael Ahern is supporting injured veterans and their children from the Travis Mills Foundation with his very own campaign, “Scoops for Troops.” Because of Ahern’s appreciation for the service and sacrifice of military veterans, he…

Schools recognize volunteers at annual dinner

More than 100 school volunteers, Board of Education members, administrators and staff converged on Plainville High School on May 22 for the annual volunteer recognition dinner and awards program. The event provided school officials an opportunity to thank Plainville’s school…

iHEART guest readers

On May 3, Linden Street School welcomed parents, community members, local legislators, board of education members, district administration and staff for their annual “ iHEART guest readers” event during national children’s book week. Guest readers visited classrooms throughout the school.…

Man’s best friend in therapy

In honor of National Therapy Day on April 30, students in the reading partners program at Linden Street School welcomed Reese, center, a therapy dog, along with Liz Deakin (fifth from the left in back), the school district’s volunteer mentor…

Plainville Family Festival: Fun for all ages

Residents swarmed to Linden Street School last Saturday for the Plainville Family Festival. Photos by JANELLE MORELLI Shark sighting at Linden Street School Kids and grown ups danced to the “baby shark” song at the Plainville Family Festival at the…

Plainville Family Fest planned for May 11

By SHERIDAN ROY STAFF WRITER The sixth annual Plainville Family Fest, an admission-free afternoon packed with activities and entertainment, is just around the corner. Planned for Saturday, May 11 from 10:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. outside of Linden Street School,…

BOE special meeting; talk continues about member’s Twitter post

By TAYLOR MURCHISON-GALLAGHER STAFF WRITER A special meeting of the Plainville Board of Education was held on Monday, Mar. 11, to discuss “the performance of a board member.” According to Superintendent Maureen Brummett, the meeting was held in executive session…

Read Across America

Dr. Suess was the theme on March 1 as Plainville schools celebrated Read Across America. The annual event welcomes guest readers, along with arts and crafts celebrating reading. SUBMITTED PHOTOS

Kindergarten registration is underway

Children who will be 5 years old on or before Jan. 1, 2020 are eligible for kindergarten (full day program) in September 2019. To obtain materials for kindergarten registration, please contact one of the following elementary schools, between the hours…