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Lady Cardinals Travel to Northern Valley to Begin the 2014 Volleyball Season

August 27, 2014

Plainville and Norton will meet Northern Valley on Friday   to begin the 2014 VB season.  Good Luck Ladies!   read more

Powerade / Water Needed

August 23, 2014

Plainville Booster Club is collecting Powerade and  Water for Fall teams at PHS.  Contact the Booster Club to find out how you can help.   read more

District Office

August 7, 2014

USD 270 District Office has Moved! The District Office is now located in the Elementary Building 203 SE Cardinal Ave.  Room 201 785-434-4678   read more

Parent Teacher Conferences, March 13th and 15th .

USD 270 Parent Teacher Conferences will take place the evenings of March 13 and March 15.   Times:    March 13 . . . read more

Winter Sports Practices.

Winter Athletic Practices for High School begin November 17th .  If you do not have a sports physical turned in this year, you will need to get one completed before being allowed to practice.  Contact the HS . . . read more

Kansas Summer Food Program.

May 20, 2019


USD 270 Has an APP. Have You Tried it Out?

With the help of SOCS, our Web-site provider, USD 270 was able to offer an App which has been available most of the year.  This app will allow you to get important information like the daily bulletin, lunch menu, Powerschool log in, . . . read more

USD 270 Taking Bids For Electronic Key Door Access System.

USD 270 Plainville Schools in Plainville Kansas is currently accepting bids for the installation of an electronic key door security system.  This will include a camera at the main entry of both the grade school and high school . . . read more

Amos Morris Basketball Tournament December 3 - December 8 In Russell.

Both the women's and men's basketball teams will participate in the Amos Morris basketball tournament.  The tournament will be held in Russell with games taking place starting December 3rd and finishing up on December 8th.  . . . read more

New Teachers at USD 270 for 2018-2019.

USD 270 has welcomed new members to our teaching staff.  This year we have 2 new full-time teachers as well as a first semester student teacher.  Students from The Technology Support class interviewed them and have compiled a . . . read more

Parking Changes for Friday Night Football vs. Ellis.

Due to very wet and muddy conditions.  Parking will not be allowed around the field for Friday Night's Football game vs. Ellis.  The game will be on the radio as well as streamed live by KAYS/Eagle out of Hays.  A link is . . . read more

USD 270 Events Will Be Streamed on YouTube This Year!

USD 270 has changed streaming locations for events this year.  For the 2018-2019 school year, we will use YouTube Live to stream our events.  Feel free to check out our YouTube channel and subscribe so that you can stay up to date . . . read more

Summer Weightlifting Schedule.

Monday - Tuesday - Thursday - Friday First session is May 31st.  HS Boys = 6:00 am HS Girls = 8:00 am JH Boys and girls = 9:00 am     read more

Summer Food Program Information.

Attached to this article you will find current information on the summer food service program and locations in the area where this is offered.     Click Here For Information: Summer Food Service . . . read more

Important Dates / Events to Remember!

As the end of the school year quickly approaches, here are some important events to mark on your calendar: Wednesday, May 16th - Last Day for Seniors Friday, May 18th - Last Day for 8th Graders Saturday, May 19th - Senior . . . read more

Teacher Interview: Mr. Dixon

Senior Tech student, Anthony Ventura interviewed Mr. Travis Dixon.  Mr. Dixon is the Highschool Government teacher as well as Yearbook coordinator.       read more

2A State Basketball Information!

The following document contains important information regarding this week's 2A state basketball tournament and about an altered school schedule for Thursday, March 8th.  If you have any further questions, please contact the high . . . read more

Important Information Found in Buttons at top of Web-site.

March 2, 2018

Did you know that there is important school information that can be accessed through the buttons at the top of our school web page?  There are buttons to give you up to date weather information, the latest lunch menu, our monthly . . . read more

Three Plainville Wrestlers Qualify For State Tournament.

Senior Noah Hansen will making his third trip to the 3-2-1A state wrestling tournament this year.  He will be wrestling at 170#.  Sophomore Jordan Finnesy will be making his second trip to state and wrestling at 160#.  Junior . . . read more

Students Participating in Jump Rope for Heart / Hoops for Heart!

Hello Families! Our school is proud to partner with the American Heart Association with Jump Rope/Hoops For Heart. Over the next few weeks, our students will be having fun learning about their heart with the Scare Squad while raising money . . . read more

Early Dismissals This Week.

On Wednesday, February 14th, all classes will be dismissed at 1:30 for Teacher Collaboration.  On Thursday, February 15th, grades 7-12 only will be dismissed at 12:15 due to Plainville hosting an FFA District event.   . . . read more

Third Annual After Prom Soup Supper.

February 1, 2018

See the picture for soup supper information. Thank you for your support. read more

MCL Art Competition.

Senior Tech Student Bailey Werner put together this slide show of the MCL schools and their entry for this year's competition.       read more

Plainville Art Department Takes First Place at MCL Art Competition!

On January 17th, art students from the MCL schools traveled to Norton to compete in the MCL Art Competition.  This year's theme was:  The Space Between Light and Dark. Students were given the theme and . . . read more

BoxTops Help Raise Money For Plainville Elementary School

Click on the blue link below for information on BoxTops.  Created by Madisyn Green    BoxTops For Education Ad read more

Friday Regional Football Announcement.

Friday's Regional Football game vs. Meade will be played at Cardinal Field in Plainville. Starting time for this event has been moved up to 6:00pm. Gates will open at 4:45pm. No passes will be accepted for this . . . read more

Plainville High School Welcomes Robert Hageman - Science.

Plainville Tech Student Izak Hays took some time to get to know new science teacher, Robert Hageman.  Here is Izak's interview of Mr. Hageman.   Mr. Hageman Interview read more

New Kindergarten Teacher at Plainville Elementary School.

September 17, 2017

Applied Technology Student Bailey Werner interviewed our new Kindergarten teacher Mrs. Sara Thummel.  Read her answers at the link below.  Mrs. Thummel Interview read more

Catch Plainville USD 270 Events on www.thecube.com

Catch many USD 270 events live streamed at The Cube.  Follow the link below for upcoming events.  You can also create an account and sign up for alerts when new events are streamed.  Go Cards.    . . . read more

USD 270 School Information on Facebook.

Want to stay up to date with events happening at USD 270?  Find us and follow us on Facebook!         read more

Plainville Cardinal Football vs. Smith Center Broadcast Information.

Plainville Cardinals will travel to Smith Center on Friday, September 1st to take on the Redmen in a rematch of last year's sub-state game.  Game will begin at 7:00.  Some options for watching the game this week will be: . . . read more

Forensics. Let Your Voice be Heard!

High school Forensics has seen success over the last few years.  English teacher Elissa Ternes took the reigns and the numbers participating along with the amount of success has increased each year.  This year, . . . read more

Nex-Tech Game Time Will Broadcast Area Games This Fall!

Nex-Tech will once again be running Gametime this fall to cover area football games.  Schedule is listed below.    read more

Nex-Tech Game Time Schedule

Nex-Tech will once again be broadcasting area Highschool football games this year.   read more

Welcome Back To School!

School will start this week at USD 270.  Classes will begin on Thursday, August 24th.  There will be an 11:30 dismissal that day.  Full schedule will be implemented on Friday.   Check out the link below for . . . read more

Student Cardinal Yard Signs Available for Ordering.

Welcome back to the 2017-2018 school year.  If your child or children are in grades 9-12 and they participate in athletics or band, you can show support for them by ordering a Cardinal Yard Sign.  Please read the following . . . read more

Physical and Concussion Forms Required to Participate!

The Kansas State High School Athletic Association (KSHSAA) requires that all students who will be competing in athletic activities have a current physical form and a current concussion form filled out and signed.  These forms must be . . . read more

2017-2018 Enrollment Information!

Welcome back to USD 270!   We hope you have had a great summer!   School enrollment dates for USD 270 are: August 2nd - 10:00 am to 5:30 pm August 3rd - 8:00 am to 3:30 pm Both days of enrollment will take . . . read more

Plainville Captures 2A State Track and Field Title!

The Plainville boys' track and field team went into last weekend as one of the favorites to win the 2A state title.  Even though they were picked for success, everything has to fall into place for a championship finish. . . . read more

Summer Food Service Program.

Summer Food Service Program (SFSP) What is the SFSP? Just as learning does not end when school lets out, neither does the need for good nutrition.  The Summer Food Service Program (SFSP) ) provides free, . . . read more

USD 270 Accepting Bids for Press Box.

USD 270 is currently taking bids on the building of a new press box for our football field.   The box needs to be 32' X 7' X 8', steel framed, and with gliding windows.  The old press box will have to be removed as . . . read more


Congratulations to the PHS Forensics team on placing 3rd at 2A state out of 42 schools.     Individually the team also excelled:   Claire McClellan is the state champion in Serious Solo Acting.   . . . read more

State Forensics Team to Showcase Their Presentations!

The PHS Forensics team would like to invite each of you to attend the State Showcase  on Saturday  (4/29) at  4:00 p.m.  in the PHS auditorium.  The state championship team will be performing their pieces . . . read more

Plainville High School Graduation - May 13th.

The Plainville High School Class of 2017 will celebrate graduation on Saturday, May 13th in Cardinal Gym.  The ceremony will begin at 2:30pm.  Please join us in congratulating this group of young men and women on their achievement. . . . read more

Supplemental Positions Available For 2017-2018.

USD 270 Plainville has openings for JH and HS Drama Club Sponsor High School Head Wrestling Coach Junior High Head Wrestling Coach Assistant High School Boys Basketball Coach Assistant Junior High . . . read more

USD 270 to host 2A Track and Field Regional. START TIME MOVED UP TO 11:00 AM

USD 270 will be the host for one of the 2A Regionals in Track and Field.  The meet is scheduled to begin at 3:00 pm   11:00 am on May 19th and will include some of the top athletes in the area.  The top 4 in each . . . read more

Activities Banquet Scheduled for Monday April 24th.

The Booster Club would like to invite you to the Activities Banquet on Monday, April 24th @  6:30 .  It will be held in the grade school cafeteria.  We will be serving hamburgers, chips, baked beans, desserts, and . . . read more

Make Up Dates for Cardinals Softball.

Here are the make-up dates for Softball from this week. On  April 13  @  3:00  we will host the triangular with TMP and Sylvan that was rained out.  The games will go Plainville vs. TMP @  3:00 . . . read more

USD 270 Seeking Playground Bids.

USD 270 is currently seeking bids for the design and construction of a new playground structure.  The new equipment will be located at 203 SE Cardinal Avenue in Plainville, Kansas.  For more information, contact the . . . read more

USD 270 Taking Bids on Bus.

USD 270 Plainville is taking sealed bids for a 1996 21 passenger Bluebird bus. The Bus has 93,443 miles.  It has a gasoline engine (not diesel).  If you are interested in making a bid, drop the sealed bid at: . . . read more

USD 270 7th Grader Earns Soil Conservation Award.

Taylor McDermott, a 7th grade student at Plainville Jr./Sr. High, won an award at the Rooks County Conservation District Banquet.  Her award was given for her entry into the soil conservation poster contest.  For her efforts, she . . . read more

Class of 2017

Senior Tech Student Justin Reif asked the members of his class what their plans are for after graduation.  He then compiled their responses into this video.  Enjoy!      read more

JH Drama Club to Perform This Week!

What really happened after “once upon a time”?  You’ll find out in this fun, large-cast, simple-to-stage fractured fairy tale!  A substitute narrator is called in on short notice to present stories from a . . . read more

Plainville Elementary Kindergarten Screening / Enrollment.

Plainville Elementary Kindergarten Screening and Enrollment will take place on Friday, April 7th, from 11:00 am to 3:00 pm.  This will take place  in the commons area of Cardinal Gym.   NOTE:  Please bring . . . read more

PHS Forensics Team Having a Banner Year.

Forensics is the art or study of argumentation and formal debate. Three years ago Plainville restarted a Forensics program thanks to high school English teacher, Mrs. Ternes. High school students are able to participate in this activity by . . . read more

2017 PHS Drumline.

Here is a video featuring some members of the 2017 PHS drum line.  Enjoy!!   read more

Parent Teacher Conferences / Adjusted Schedule This Week.

Spring Parent Teacher Conferences will take place this week on March 7th (4:00-7:30) and March 9th (4:00-7:00) .   This will also be a time for 7-12 graders to meet with their advisors and set up an initial schedule for . . . read more

USD 270 Hires New High School Principal.

With high school principal, Mrs. Gehring, moving up into the superintendent position, the school board started taking applications for the high school principal position. Many people applied for this position including high school science . . . read more

Sub-State Basketball Thursday Night in Plainville.

The Plainville Cardinals will take on the Ellis Railroaders in sub-state semi-final action Thursday night in Plainville.  The winner of this game will advance to the finals to be played Saturday night.  Game time Thursday . . . read more

First Round Sub-State Basketball at Plainville Monday Night.

Both the Girls and Boys from Plainville will play in first round sub-state games to be held here Monday night.  Since both teams drew Smith Center for the first round, both games will be played the same night.  Girls will play . . . read more

Students Create Works of Art from Cardboard!

Here is a short video created by Tech Student Brooke Werne r highlighting some original works of art.  Plainville Art Students were asked to create their project with cardboard.  No theme for everyone to follow.  A great job . . . read more

Plainville Wrestlers Qualify for State Tournament!

Junior Noah Hansen and Freshman Jordan Finnesy both qualified for the State Wrestling Tournament by finishing in the top 4 at the 3-2-1A Regional at Wakeeney.  The state wrestling tournament will take place this weekend (February 24-25) . . . read more

3-2-1A Wrestling Regional at Nex-Tech Gametime.

Click Here to Watch the 3-2-1A Wrestling Regional.     https://www.nex-tech.com/PlansBundles/TV/Nex-TechLocal1/GameTime.aspx         read more

Plainville Wrestlers Heading to Wakeeney Regional.

The PHS wrestlers are headed to Wakeeney for two days of Regional Wrestling action.  Wrestlers who qualify for State will compete at Hays next weekend.  Good luck to our wrestlers!  For more up to date information on the . . . read more

Students Raise Money for Concession Stand.

Students Raise Money for Concession Stand FCCLA students Kobe Spiess, Macy Lemar, and Colten Weisner started a fundraiser for the school's concession stand. They made popcorn in different flavors and sold them in the library . . . read more

Plainville Student Wins County Spelling Bee

    The Plainville contestants who entered the 2017 County Spelling Bee on February 1st were: Dayton LaDuke, Jaycie Waggoner, Kaydence Grebowiec, and Elizabeth Brown. Dayton, Kaydence, and Jaycie were eliminated early in the bee. . . . read more

Tuesday Night BB Games on The Cube!

Tonight's Basketball games vs. Ellinwood can viewed on the Cube.  The games will take place at Cardinal gym in Plainville.    Girls: . . . read more

Friday Night BB Games vs. Norton on The Cube!

Plainville will travel to Norton on February 10th to take on the Norton Bluejays.  These games will be streamed on www.thecube.com.  Links for the games are listed below.    Girls:   . . . read more

Tuesday Night Games vs. Central Plains on NFHS Network.

The games to be played vs. Central Plains at Claflin on February 7th, will be aired on the NFHS network.  The information you need can be found below.     . . . read more

Be Aware Of Phone Scam!

Click on the link below to learn about a phone scam that has been going around.  Please read!   http://www.kwch.com/content/news/BBB-warning-about-the-Can-you-hear-me-scam-412196943.html   read more

Students Earn All-Academic League Honors.

Several Plainville Students were honored January 21st for their academic achievements.  The honor was given to the students during halftime of the MCL Championship game.  To receive this honor, a student must  be involved in a . . . read more

2017 MCL Basketball Bracket.

Click on the link for the 2017 MCL Basketball Bracket.   https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1y1wU6jWymXPxK2dZXR9liYxJqVfzQQPLmVicPBO39ME/edit?ts=587662d1#gid=451196267       read more

Stephenson and Friend chosen to participate in the 2017 Kansas Shrine Bowl.

Coach Grant Stephenson and Senior Hayden Friend were both chosen to participate in the 2017 edition of the Kansas Shrine Bowl.  Plainville capped off an incredible season this year as they finished runner-up in the class 2-1A state . . . read more

After Prom Soup Supper January 6th at Cardinal Gym.

There will be a soup supper tonight at Cardinal Gym to benefit After Prom.  There will be several varieties of soups to choose from as well as veggies and desserts.  Cost for the soup supper is $5.00.  Soup will be served . . . read more

PHS Football Commemorative Shirt!

A shirt has been created to commemorate the 2016 football season for the Plainville High School Cardinals.  Proceeds from the shirts will go toward helping with the cost of the new press box for the football field.  The order form . . . read more

PHS Art Students Use Circles and Dots to Create Works of Art.

PHS Art students were asked to make pictures using dots and circles.  Several art pieces were submitted by the students.  In the video you will see a selection of the art pieces.  The art students did a great job with these . . . read more

Toys For Tots Collection.

Toys For Tots! The Junior High Service Learning Class is asking for your help! What:    We are collecting new, or unused toys for the less fortunate children in or around the community. . . . read more

Family Fitness Night Grades Pk-6 Friday December 2nd!!

Family Fitness Open Gym Night   Friday, December 2nd 6:00-8:00 pm Cardinal Gym   Come join us for a fun night of activities that are sure to get your body and brain . . . read more

Pep Rally for the Football Team on Tuesday!!

On  Tuesday, November 22 , USD 270 will be having a Pep Rally in the Cardinal Gym beginning at  3:15 P.M.   Students will be dismissed for the assembly at  3:10 .  Please join us to cheer on the . . . read more

Plainville Football Headed to State Championship Game!!

The 2016 Plainville High School Football team capped off a successful regular season by winning the 2-1A Sub-State Championship game.  The Cardinals defeated the Smith Center Redmen for the second time this season to gain a spot in . . . read more

Get Your Copy of The Tradition is Ours by PHS Graduate Scott Peavey.

The Tradition Is Ours       Scott Peavey a 2006 graduate of Plainville High School has spent the last 9 years researching and writing a book covering history of our Plainville Cardinal football . . . read more

2-1A Sub-State Football at Plainville This Friday Night!!

The 10-1 Plainville Cardinals will face the 9-2 Smith Center Redmen this Friday, November 18th,  at Cardinal Field in Plainville for the right to go the 2-1A State Championship game.  The game will begin at 7:00pm. . . . read more

Friday Football Playoff Links.

On Friday, November 11th, the Plainville Cardinals will travel to Belleville to take on Republic County High School in the 2-1A Sectional Playoff game.  The winner of this game will move on to the Sub-State round next week.  The . . . read more

School Picture Retake Day is November 16th!

If you would like to have your child's school picture retaken, please have them bring their packet back to school on or before Wednesday, November 16th.   Pictures will be taken that day.  If you have any questions . . . read more

Upcoming Events of Note!

This Wednesday, November 2nd,  is a 1/2 day of school for USD 270 students due to In-Service.   ALSO.....don't forget that this weekend is Daylight Savings.  Set you clocks back an hour and work on getting . . . read more

PHS Drama Club to Perform Silver's Secret!

The play this year is Silver’s Secret by Charlotte Nixon. Long John Silver from his deathbed sends his three incompetent children on a hunt to find his greatest treasure that he left for them. They must visit . . . read more

Costume Contest at the Senior Center.

There will be a costume party at the Senior Center on  Monday, October 31 , from  4:30 to 5:30 P.M.   Ages are: Newborn to 1 year, 1 to 2 years, 3,4,5 years old, 6,7,8 years old, and 9,10,11,12 years old.  . . . read more

Parent-Teacher Conferences October 18th and 20th.

Fall Parent-Teacher Conferences for USD 270 will take place on October 18th from 4:00pm to 7:30pm and on October 20th from 4:00pm to 7:00 pm.   On October 20th, there will also be a Financial Aid meeting for parents of . . . read more

Homecoming Football Game is Nex-Tech's Game of the Week!

This week's football game vs. Sacred Heart will be live-streamed by our local cable provider, Nex-Tech.  It can be found on Local cable channel 1 as well as on www.nex-tech.com.   read more

Meet Miss Leona Breeden - New 6th Grade Teacher By: Brooke Werner

Brooke Werner, Tech Squad member, interviewed Miss Leona Breeden for one of our Featured Articles.  Click the link below to read the full story on our new 6th Grade Teacher.   Miss Leona Breeden   read more

Meet the New Math Teacher-- Mr.Schroeder By: Maeson Dewey

Mr. Luke Schroeder begins his first year of teaching as the new Math teacher at Plainville Jr./ Sr. Highschool.  I asked him a few questions so that we could get to know him a little better.  Click on the link below to see the . . . read more

Junior High Volleyball and Football Games Will Be Played in Plainville This Week!

Due to weather related field conditions....the Junior High Volleyball and Football games vs. Ellsworth on Thursday, September 1st,  have been moved to Plainville.  Volleyball will begin at 4:15 and Football will begin at 5:00. . . . read more

USD 270 to Host a Color Fun Run!

August 24, 2016

USD 270 will host a Color Fun Run on August 29th at the Plainville School Grounds.  See the attached flyer for details.  Hope to see you there!!   Color Run Flyer       read more

Booster Club to Host Sports Night!

August 20, 2016

The 2016 school year is under way and that means the beginning of the Fall Sports Season.  The Booster Club will be hosting a Sports Night this Friday, August 26th at USD 270.  Please take note of the attached picture for . . . read more

Friday Football vs. Smith Center Broadcast Information!

The football game this Friday vs. Smith Center can be seen at the following YouTube link: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCCcobNZrVQO4WtoU7KtmrSw  Smith Center will also show replays of the game on their Nex-Tech . . . read more

Fall Sports Practices to Start August 15th.

Fall Sports Practices will begin on Monday, August 15th.  You will need to make sure that a current Physical and Concussion form is on file at the school.  Student athletes are not allowed to practice without these forms. . . . read more

First Day of School - August 18th!

USD 270 will kick start the new year with an Open House on Tuesday, August 16th.  The Open House will begin at 6:30pm.  The Open House is a time for students and parents to meet the teachers, and for students to bring in their . . . read more

Employment Opportunities at USD 270.

USD 270 PLAINVILLE has openings for Special Education Para­Professionals and 1 full time Custodian. To apply, pick up an application at the District Office,  203 SE Cardinal Ave. Room 201, Plainville (Elementary . . . read more

School Vehicles Up for Sealed Bid!

USD 270 Plainville is taking sealed bids for a 2002 Red Chevy Suburban with 198,800 miles. Also a 2001 Bluebird Micro Bus, diesel engine, 29 passenger with 99,503 miles. . . . read more

Football Camp This Week!

Plainville Football Camp will be held from July 11th to July 15th at the practice field.  Junior High athletes will participate from 4:00 to 5:30 pm.  High school athletes will participate from 6:00 to 8:00 . . . read more

USD 270 School Enrollment August 3rd and 4th!

Hard to believe, but enrollment for the 2016-2017 school year is not too far away.  Enromment dates / times for USD 270 will be: Wednesday, August 3rd from 10:00am to 5:30pm. Thursday, August 4th from 8:00am to 3:30pm . . . read more

Plainville Track Athletes Qualify for State!

Several Plainville Athletes qualified for the State Track and Field Meet.  In order to qualify, the student-athletes had to finish 4th or better at the Regional Meet held at Hill City last Friday.  State track will take place . . . read more

Plainville Golf Team Qualifies for State Tournament!

The Plainville Golf Team qualified for the State Golf tournament by finishing 2nd at the Wakeeney Regional.  State Golf will take place on Monday, May 23rd at the Salina Country Club.  First tee time is 8:30am. . . . read more

Class of 2016!

Senior Slideshow.  Congratulations!!!   Click here to see the video.          read more

Summer Food Program Site in Hays This Summer.

Summer 2016 Meal Site location is in Hays.  Serving lunch only this summer.   Site:  Washington Elementary Building           305 Main       . . . read more

Cancellations and Postponements for April 29th.

Due to the poor weather conditions, the following changes have been made to USD 270 school activities: High school track at Wakeeney has been moved to Monday, May 2nd.  High school softball at home has been moved . . . read more

20 Questions with Mrs. Krob.

Tech student Kyle Carter interviewed High school English teacher Mrs. Amy Krob.  Here are the questions and answers for the interview.    Mrs. Krob Interview     read more

Art Students Attend Art Exhibition on FHSU Campus!

On Wednesday, April 20, nineteen PHS art students attended the 42nd Annual High School Art Exhibition at Fort Hays State University. The students displayed artwork completed during the year.   The group also toured . . . read more

Activities Banquet set for April 25th.

  The Annual Plainville High School Activities Banquet and Spring Sports Senior Night are planned for  6:30 p.m. ,  Monday, April 25 .   The event will be held in the Plainville Grade School . . . read more

FCCLA Presentation.

In preparation for Prom, FCCLA will host an all high school event on  Friday, April 15th .   Details to be announced at a later time.  read more

Junior High Drama Club to perform Spring Play!

The Junior High Drama Club will perform the play:  " Brief Interviews with Internet Cats " on April 1st and April 2nd.  Both performances are scheduled to begin at 7:00pm in the Highschool auditorium.  . . . read more

20 Questions with Mrs. Friend.

Tech Squad student Amy Casey interviewed Mrs. Friend.  Click on the link below to see the interview.           Interview   read more

Spring Break just around the corner!

Spring Break 2016 will begin for students on Thursday, March 10th.  Regular classes will resume on Monday, March 21st.   read more

Leadership Class Trying to Raise Funds for Water Fountains.

On March 6th , the Leadership class will be hosting a bake sale asking for free will donations at Mr.K’s Foodtown from 11:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.   The Leadership class is trying to raise $500 to cover the remaining . . . read more

Plainville Wrestlers Qualify for State!

Four Plainville High school wrestlers will compete at the state tournament this week.  Each qualified by placing 4th or higher at the Regional hosted by Beloit.  State wrestling will take place this weekend on the campus of Fort . . . read more

Tuesday Night Basketball to be broadcast on the NFHS network.

Central Plains will broadcast Tuesday night's basketball action on the NFHS network.  Here is the information you will need to access the games:   We plan to be there  tomorrow  to broadcast the . . . read more

20 Questions with Mr. Roudybush.

Tech Squad member Hayden Friend sent Mr. Roudybush 20 questions regarding his work and home life.  Click on the link below to see the Questions / Answers.     Mr. Roudybush Interview   . . . read more

2016 Winter Glacade.

January 30, 2016

The PHS 2016 Winter Glacade Ceremony will take place at the basketball game on Tuesday, February 2nd.  The Dance will be from 8-11pm in the cafeteria on Saturday, February 6th.   Congratulations to the 2016 King, Chase . . . read more

MCL All-Academic Team.

January 30, 2016

Two students from Plainville High School received MCL All-Academic honors this year.  To get this honor, students must maintain a 3.85 GPA for 7 semesters and must be involved in 12 MCL and/or KSHSAA activities prior to the end of the . . . read more

2016 MCL Basketball Tournament Completed.

2016 MCL Basketball tournament is in the books.  Final bracket can be found at link below.  Final MCL Basketball Bracket 2016         read more

Christmas Break for USD 270.

Students will be in class all of this week.  Christmas Break will run from end of the day, Friday December 18th to January 4th.  Classes will resume on the 4th with a full day of school.   Have a Very Merry Christmas and a . . . read more

MCEL Basketball Tournament.

The 2015-2016 MCEL Basketball Tournament will start on January 9th with games in the evening.  This year's tournament will be held at USD 270 Plainville.  For more information on seedings and games, see link below.   . . . read more

Central Plains will broadcast Friday's Boys' Game.

From Central Plains:    We plan to broadcast the girls and boys basketball games from Lincoln  this Friday  starting with the girls game vs Russell at  4 pm.   Boys game vs. Plainville to . . . read more

Amos-Morris Basketball Tournament this Week!

PHS Basketball teams will participate in the Amos-Morris Basketball Tournament.  Action to be held in Lincoln, Kansas.  See the attached bracket for information.   Amos-Morris Bracket read more

Plainville Athletes Earn Post-Season Honors.

Several Plainville athletes were recognized for League honors in football and volleyball.   Athletes and honors for 2015:   Hayden Friend - All-League 1st team for quarterback and All-League 2nd team as a . . . read more

Drama Club Presents....

November 3, 2015

The Plainville High School Drama Club, under the direction of Mr. Roudybush and Mrs. Brown, will present...... The Remarkable Incident at Carson Corner.     Sneak Peek, November 12 at 2:30 p.m. . . . read more

Toys For Tots Collection!

Plainville Girl Scouts and Plainville Lions Club are excited to be teaming up with Rooks County Toys For Tots in an effort to collect toys for children of all ages for the 2015 Christmas Season.  Members of these . . . read more

October School Calendar Changes.

Please Note the Following Changes to the School Calendar: October 16 & 19 October 16th:  Early Dismissal at 11:30am for teacher work day. October 19th:  Regular full day of classes.  . . . read more

USD 270 - Parent Notification System.

USD 270 uses Alert Solutions 2 as our Parent Notification System.  There are more options for teachers to contact parents with this system thus eliminating calls and notices for every event to be sent to every parent.  When . . . read more

New Staff Members Join USD 270

  Several new staff members joined the USD 270 teaching crew.  The 270 Tech Squad members have interviewed these new staff members and put together a short article so you can get to know them a little better.  Click on . . . read more

Plainville School Color Fun Run!

Plainville School Color Fun Run. Monday, August 31, 2015 6:30pm Registration (in front of Elementary School) 7:00pm - Color Fun Run (Walk, Bike) Don't Forget to Wear a White Shirt or . . . read more

2015-2016 Enrollment August 5th and 6th.

USD 270 will be open for enrollment on August 5th and 6th .  Enrollment will take place in Cardinal Gym.  Enrollment will be open on August 5th from 10:00am to 5:30pm.  On August 6th, enrollment will be available from . . . read more

Don't Forget Forms for Fall Sports!

First day for Fall practices will be Monday, August 17th.  Student-Athletes must have a current physical form AND current concussion form on file at the school in order to participate in athletic practices.  You may download these . . . read more

Graduating Class of 2015!

May 18, 2015

Congratulations to the Senior Class   Plainville High School 2015. read more

Final Day of School is May 20th!

May 17, 2015

Final Day for Students at USD 270 is May 20th.  School will be Dismissed that day at 11:30. Have a Great Summer!! read more

HS graduation May 16th.

This year's Seniors will have their graduation ceremony on May 16th at 2:30PM  in Cardinal Gym.  8th Grade Promotion will take place on Monday, May 18th at 7:00PM in Cardinal Gym.  If you need any . . . read more

Spring Art Show and Concerts..

Highschool Art Show and Music Concert will be held Saturday, May 2nd.   Burgers and Hot Dogs will be served (starting at noon) - Free Will Donation.    The Art Exhibit will begin at Noon in . . . read more

2015 Activities Banquet April 27th.

Monday, April 27th  @ 6:30  in PGS Cafeteria     Meal will be pulled pork sandwiches, baked beans, chips, salads, desserts, and drinks   Cost --$5.00 a person   (with high . . . read more

2015 Prom King and Queen!

Congratulations to the 2015 Prom King and Queen: Devon Mick and Brenee Robinson.   read more

Head of Transportation Position Available.

USD 270 Plainville has an opening for a Transportation Director. This position coordinates student and staff transportation as well as both Activity and Route bus driving. Applicants must have a . . . read more

Spring Sports Season Has Started!

The 2015 Spring Sports Season has started.  Check the  school calendar and web-site for updated schedules and get out to support your local Plainville Cardinals! read more

Happy Easter from USD 270!

No classes this week on Friday, April 3rd due to Easter Break.   Classes resume Monday. Happy Easter! read more

Kindergarten Pre-Enrollment March 24th.

KINDERGARTEN PRE-ENROLLMENT Kindergarten pre-enrollment for the 2015-2016 school year has been scheduled for March 24, 2015. Pre-enrollment will be held in the Commons Area of the Cardinal Gym from 8 am to 11 am and then Noon to . . . read more

Parent Teacher Conferences March 10th and 12th.

Spring Parent Teacher Conferences are just around the corner: Tuesday, March 10:  PK-6   (4:00-7:30pm)                  . . . read more

Junior High Drama Club to Present Play!

The Plainville Drama Club will present the play, "Lagooned" on March 9th and 10th.     Click on this Link for information on the play.    Lagooned Info. read more

2015 Winter Glacade Ceremony Friday, January 30th.

The 2015 Plainville Highschool Winter Glacade Ceremony will be  this Friday, January 30th during the games with Ellis.  The dance  will take place on February 7th.  Candidates for this . . . read more

PHS Students Qualify for MCL All-Academic Team!

2014-2015 marked the first year of the MCL All-Academic Team.   In order for a student to qualify, they had to have a cumulative GPA of at least 3.85 and have participated in at least 12 MCL or KSHSAA . . . read more

2015 MCEL Basketball Champs!!

Congratulations are in order for the Plainville Junior High Girls Basketball Team.  The Lady Cardinals defeated the Stockton Tigers to earn the League Title.  It was the first  title for Plainville . . . read more

MCL Basketball Tournament Starts Saturday, Jan 17.

The 10 teams from the MCL will begin tournament play in the  League Basketball Tournament this Saturday, January 17th.   Opening round games to be determined by current place in MCL standings. . . . read more

MCEL BB Tournament Wraps up Thursday Night!

The 2014-2015 MCEL Basktetball Tournament wraps up Thursday night.  The Plainville Jr. High girls will be playing for First Place! The Plainville Jr. High boys will be shooting for Third Place! Games . . . read more

Check Out Cardinal Creations.

Cardinals Creations can make T-shirts / License Plates / Window stickers and much, much more.  Check them out and see what they can do for you!   Go to their link under the Jr/Sr High section of the Web-Site. read more

Amos-Morris Basketball Tournament.

The Plainville Cardinals will participate in the Amos-Morris  Basketball tournament.   The tournament runs from December 8th  to December 13th.   Games will be . . . read more

Christmas Break!

USD 270's Christmas Break begins December 20th.   Last day for classes is December 19th.  This is also the last day for 2nd quarter / 1st semester.  Classes will resume January . . . read more

Home for the Holidays!

The city of Plainville will be hosting:  Home for the Holidays. Tuesday December 2nd.  5:00pm to 10:00pm Vendors and Food located downtown Plainville.   read more

USD 270 to present Music Programs.

USD 270 will present 2 Christmas Music programs this week: 5-12 Band and 7-12 Vocal will perfrom Monday night starting at 7:00. K-6 Program will be Tuesday night starting at 7:00. Both Programs will . . . read more

Thanksgiving Break!

USD 270 Thanksgiving Break.  November 26-November 30. Classes Resume December 1st.  Happy Thanksgiving! read more

School Picture Retakes...November 19.

November 19th is the date set for school picture  retakes.  If you would like to have your child's school picture redone, contact the school offices for information.   GS  434-4508     . . . read more

Daylight Savings Time Ends This Weekend!

Don't forget to set your clocks back this weekend! read more

Halloween Safety Tips!

Remember to be safe this Halloween.   Follow some of these general tips to help make sure it is a fun time for all.   Happy Halloween! read more

HS Drama Department to present: The Phantom of the Opera!

     Click on the Link below for more information about the play.  Play Information       read more

Plainville will host 2A Sub-State Volleyball Tournament.

Plainville will be the host site for 2A Sub-State Volleyball.  Tournament action is set for  Saturday, October 25th.  We welcome the following teams here to play for a spot in the State Volleyball Tournament in . . . read more

Scholastic Book Fair hosted by PTO!

The Plainville PTO will be hosting a Scholastic Book Fair during Parent Teacher Conferences. Tuesday, October 21 , &  Thursday, October 23 3:30-8:00 p.m. Book Fair will be set up in the . . . read more

School Picture Day!

School Picture Day for USD 270 is Tuesday, October 14.   Forms are coming home  soon.  Call the school office if you have any questions. read more

Homecoming Week at PHS!

This week is Homecoming week at PHS! Homecoming Parade is Friday afternoon. Your 2014 Homecoming Royalty: Queen Candidates are  -                         . . . read more

No School Monday, September 29th - Teacher Inservice

Just a quick reminder that there will be No School on September 29th for students due to teacher Inservice.   read more

High school Volleyball at Home on Tuesday

Your Plainville Lady Cardinals are 10-2 this season and will  be at home on Tuesday, September 23rd to take on TMP and Phillipsburg.  Games start at 5:00.  Come out and cheer the girls on to victory.   . . . read more

Junior High Athletics at Home This Week!

The Plainville Junior High Cardinals will be at home for the first time this season on Thursday, September 18th.  The VB team will face Norton starting at 4:30. The FB game will begin at 6:00.   Good Luck Cards! read more

Parent Teacher Conference Change.

Here is the updated information for Fall  Parent Teacher Conferences Note the Change Monday, October 20, 2014 7-12 Conferences - 4:00-7:30PM   Tuesday, October 21, 2014 PK-6 . . . read more

Red Cross Blood Drive!


High School Activities in Full Swing!

September 2, 2014

Highschool Fall Activities will be in full swing this week as the Cross Country team  travels to Norton on Thursday.  Volleyball continues action traveling to Victoria on  Tuesday and then to . . . read more

USD 270 Activities Found on www.thecube.com!

September 2, 2014

Several USD 270 Activities will be online at w ww.thecube.com  Click on the link  and look for upcoming activities. Let us know what you think! read more

Cardinal Volleyball Starts this Week!

August 23, 2014

PHS Cardinal Volleyball Team Starts the  2014 season this week.  The team will  travel to Northern Valley on Friday.   Teams participating will be Norton, Plainville and host Northern Valley. . . . read more

Home Page

Bob Staab Transportation Director       Phone: 785-434-4547 Email: Bob Staab USD . . . read more

Fall Sports Practices

Fall Sports

April 5, 2005

Fall Sports Practices Monday August 18th Times / Places to be determined by Coaches. Students Must Have a Current Physical on File in  Order to Particiapate in Atheltics.  Physical Forms can . . . read more

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