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.

Updates from LaPerche--January 31, 2017

TomorrowWednesday, February 1, is the January spirit day!  The student council has chosen mix-match day where you can wear your clothes inside out or mix match! Crazy/mix match hair is encouraged too!

* On Thursday, February 2, we have a PTA meeting scheduled for 6:30.  Please plan to come and join us!
* We have two Volunteer Trainings scheduled for this week, tomorrow, Wednesday, February 1 at 8:30 am and Friday, February 3 at 9:00 am.  Please plan to join us if you need to complete volunteer training!
* 5th Grade Committee Meeting is scheduled for Tuesday, February 7 at 6:00.
* Family skate is scheduled for Sunday, February 12 from 12:00-2:00 at Smithfield Ice Rink.  This skating event is also open to the public. 
* Please send your child to school with snow clothes tomorrow and every day we have snow including snow pants, boots, gloves and a hat.  If your child does not have snow pants, feel free to send an additional pair of pants instead.
Stay safe and warm!!

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.