Tag: Steven LePage

Race for middle school athletics is a huge success

By KEN MORSE CORRESPONDENT A crowd of close to 400 assembled in the parking lot of the Middle School of Plainville on Saturday, Nov. 9, for the Thanks for Giving 5K and Turkey Trot to raise funds for the middle…

Council awards bid for WPC fiber connection project

By TAYLOR MURCHISON-GALLAGHER STAFF WRITER At the final town council meeting before the municipal election, the outgoing council unanimously approved awarding a $105,250 contract to Progress Engineering, LLC (Manchester, Maine), to provide the necessary equipment to the water pollution control…

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”…

Plainville prepares for new school year

By TAYLOR MURCHISON-GALLAGHER STAFF WRITER As summer winds to a close, the Plainville Community Schools staff has been hard at work in preparation for the 2019-202 school year, which officially begins on Tuesday, Sept. 3. Leading the district are the…

RAMPing up for school

Plainville students in the RAMP (Reading and Math Power) program held at Linden Street School this July, recently enjoyed a visit from new superintendent of schools Steven LePage. Approximately 45 students in grades K-3 are participating in the summer learning…