Tag: Plainville Community Schools

2019 PHS ‘Students Rock’ award

The Plainville High School Students Rock award presentation was held on Wednesday, Dec. 18, where seniors Kaylie Hall and Luis Arango were named the 2019-20 first semester award winners. Maria Colangelo, a PHS teacher, created the Students Rock Award in…

2020 reading and math challenge kicks off

Plainville Community Schools kicked off the 2020 superintendent’s reading and math challenge on Thursday, Jan. 2, and continue through the end of May. “I am hoping to build a unified and widespread appreciation of the power of reading to change…

Schools are looking for volunteer mentors

TAYLOR MURCHISON-GALLAGHER STAFF WRITER The Plainville Community Schools volunteer mentor program is seeking adults who are looking to make a positive impact on a student’s life. Sue Bradley, the volunteer program coordinator, said that over the past 29 years the…

Steve Lepage tapped as superintendent

By TAYLOR MURCHISON-GALLAGHER STAFF WRITER Steve Lepage was named as the new superintendent of Plainville Community Schools during the May 13 Board of Education meeting. Lepage is currently serving as the assistant superintendent of schools. “My goal is for continuity,…

Custodian wins ‘Champions of Clean’ contest

Plainville Community Schools’ Custodian Greg Masse was named as one of two national winners of the “Champions of Clean” contest. The award, sponsored by Clorox, recognizes professionals and facilities managers who go “above and beyond” to create clean and healthy…

Norton trust grants support Plainville programs and initiatives

Due to grant funds from the Elizabeth Norton trust, Plainville Community Schools will be able to provide a number of programs and initiatives to all students. “Our faculty, administrators, and staff members understand the importance of accessing grant funds that…

Schools to host community partnership breakfast on March 13

Plainville Community Schools will host a school business community partnership breakfast event on Wednesday, March 13 from 8 to 10 a.m. in the Plainville High School cafeteria. According to Superintendent of Schools Dr. Maureen Brummett, officials hope to make this…

Preschool registration begins on March 1

The Plainville Community Schools preschool program will begin accepting registrations on Monday, March 1 for children who reside in Plainville and will be age four by Dec. 31 of this year. Students born between Jan. 1, 2015 and Dec. 31,…

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.