Plainville schools pile up CABE awards

The Plainville school district was recognized with several awards from the Connecticut Association of Boards of Education, including CABE’s highest leadership recognition, the Board of Distinction Award - Level 2.

The Board of Distinction Award is presented to school districts which meet a comprehensive set of criteria in board leadership/student achievement, board member professional development, policy, community relations, and related organizational leadership.

Only boards which have achieved Level 1 distinction at least twice in the prior four years are eligible to receive the Board of Distinction honor.

This is the 12th consecutive year the Plainville Board of Education has received this award.

The district also received several 2021 CABE Bonnie B. Carney Awards of Excellence for Educational Communications. Plainville Community Schools was recognized for the Superintendent’s Showcase Emoji Classroom (Special Project AV category), the Linden Street School Principal’s Twitter Account (Social Media category), the Plainville Community Schools Business Brief (Annual Report category), the Plainville Adult and Continuing Education Program Guide (Course Selection Guide category), and the Plainville Board of Education Community Letter newsletter (Newsletter category).

“Our Plainville Board of Education members are extremely committed to our community schools, and to the outcomes we strive to collectively achieve for students,” Superintedent of Schools Steven LePage noted. “I am very pleased that these efforts of our Board of Education together with the exceptional efforts of our district staff members are being recognized by CABE’s leadership and communications awards programs.”

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