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.

New Administrators set to Welcome Smithfield Students--Valley Breeze August 2017

Check out the Valley Breeze article to learn more about our new Superintendent and Assistant Superintendent!

http://www.valleybreeze.com/2017-08-23/observer-smithfield-west/new-administrators-set-welcome-smithfield-students#.WZ9F1FWGPX4

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.