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.

Barnes and Noble Polar Express Event--Friday December 1

Please join us at Barnes and Noble in Smithfield Crossings for Polar Express Night as LaPerche students across all grade levels perform!


2nd Grade Performs
4:30-4:45
Kindergarten + 3rd Grade (Buddies-Gingerbread Man Story/Song)
4:45-5:00
4th grade singers
5:00-5:15
1st Grade Performs
5:15-5:30
Grade 5 Performs
5:30 - 5:45
 

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.