Mission Statement

The mission of R.C. LaPerche Elementary School, as an inclusive learning community devoted to high standards and best teaching practices for all students, is to inspire life-long learning and to develop responsible, self-confident children capable of effective communication and problem solving, through a collaboration of parents, teachers, students, and the community, which fosters a safe, respectful environment, recognizing diversity and individuality.

Town Meeting--Tuesday, December 22 at 9:30

 Plan to join us for our second Town Meeting at 9:30 on Tuesday, December 22! You don't want to miss it!  

The Town Meeting will be hosted by our Principal for the Day, Second Grader, Abby Marzetta!

* Kindergarten Studens to Perform

* First Grade Students to Perform

* Ms. Clough's Second Graders to Perform

* 4th Grade Choir to Perform

* 5th Grade Band to Perform

* November and December Student Council to Perform

* And Mr. Austin's head will be shaved!  

Raymond C. LaPerche Elementary School is one of four elementary schools in the Smithfield Public School system. Our school is dedicated to Raymond C. LaPerche, a former teacher, principal and superintendent in the Smithfield Public Schools for 41 years. LaPerche first opened its doors in 1968 and presently serves students in kindergarten to grade five.