Tag: Plainville High School

Calling all community heroes: Superintendent celebrates new school year

By TAYLOR MURCHISON-GALLAGHER STAFF WRITER Plainville Community Schools students commenced the 2019-20 school year on Tuesday, Sept. 3, but the administrative team channeled their school spirit during convocation on Wednesday, Aug. 28, with a few superhuman guests. “Calling All Heroes”…

Volunteers needed for Project Graduation 2020

Volunteers are needed for next spring’s graduation party. Project Graduation 2020 will hold its first meeting at Plainville YMCA on Wednesday, Sept. 11, at 7 p.m. Future meetings are held on the first Wednesday of each month, from October through…

Chard serves in Groton

A Plainville High School graduate and Plainville native is currently serving as a U.S. Navy Sailor in Groton. Petty officer first class Frederick J. Chard IV is a hospital corpsman stationed aboard the Los Angeles-class fast-attack submarine USS Providence (SSN…

Breakfast of champions

The Plainville High School physical education department recently hosted a Breakfast of Champions celebration for the second semester. Students who passed all four sections of the Connecticut Fitness Test were invited to the event, which was catered by Dunkin’ Donuts.

Youth theater finds a new home in Plainville: The performance is ‘Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious’

By SHERIDAN ROY STAFF WRITER No Boundaries Youth Theater, formerly “New Britain Youth Theater,” journeyed to Plainville for their upcoming production, Disney’s “Mary Poppins Jr.” The theater program itself attracts young performers from over 60 cities and towns around the…

Plainville High School officials announce the Class of 2019

Plainville school officials announced the list of 185 graduating students from Plainville High School’s Class of 2019: Kanyon Lawrence Adams; Alzahraa Alhameedawi; John Christofer Allen; Sebastian Andres Anton; Natalie Anna Anusz; and Lia Adrienne Coronado Arroyo. Jason Tyler Badorek; Caitlin…

Go to the head of the Class: Plainville’s valedictorian and salutatorian

By SHERIDAN ROY STAFF WRITER Plainville High School’s Class of 2019 top two students are just about ready to leave their time in Plainville schools behind and venture off to higher education. Valedictorian Rachel Parsons and salutatorian Daniel Szymula look…

Students learn about manufacturing, STEM

TAYLOR MURCHISON-GALLAGHER STAFF WRITER Plainville High School hosted a STEM and manufacturing panel so interested students could hear first-hand information from several companies and workers in the field. This event was part of the Schools Community Business Partnership model, developed…

Plainville High students learn about careers

By TAYLOR MURCHISON-GALLAGHER STAFF WRITER Plainville High School hosted the seventh annual Career Day on Friday, Nov. 30, which featured 60 presenters. Superintendent Dr. Maureen Brummett extended thanks to all of the presenters, who she said “collectively represent a wide…