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.

LaPerche School Newsletters

School Newsletters can be found here.  Copy and paste the link for the newsletter you wish to view.


August 27, 2017--Book Clubs, Bus Tracker, Transportation Form and more--https://www.smore.com/app/pages/preview/2s7be

September 4, 2017--New Faces at LaPerche, Update on Ms. Lori, Awesome Volunteers and more--https://www.smore.com/app/pages/preview/ngyh2 

September 16, 2017--Fun Festival Volunteers, Moring Drop Off Procedures, and More--https://www.smore.com/app/pages/preview/7fqgx

September--Nurse's Newsletter--https://www.smore.com/app/pages/preview/9p2z0

October 13, 2017--Zones of Regulation, Student Directory, Spooktacular and more--


November 2017--Nurse's Newsletter--https://www.smore.com/app/pages/preview/7yzwx

December 2017--Nurse's Newsletter--https://www.smore.com/app/pages/preview/rakec

January 2018- Zones of Regualtion, Boosterthon Fun Run, Student Directory and more---https://www.smore.com/app/pages/preview/xwhtu

February 2018--Zones of Regulation--Lazy 8 Breathing and Six Side of Breathing, Boy's Choice Dance, and more--https://www.smore.com/app/pages/preview/kzb9u

February 2018--Nurse's Newsletter--https://www.smore.com/app/pages/preview/fy85q

March 2018--Upciming dates and Events--Spring Concert, RICAS Testing, Teaching and Leanring Night and more-- https://www.smore.com/app/pages/preview/2u3ez

June 2018--Nurse's Newsletter--Medication Pick Up and more--https://www.smore.com/app/pages/preview/vp3k7


September 2, 2016--First Week of School--New Librarian--https://www.smore.com/app/pages/preview/bq9mg

September 9, 2016--Turtle Rescue, Reading Stamina, Flexible Seating, Open House and more--https://www.smore.com/7qt8f-laperche-ledger

September 27, 2016--Book Drive, Picture Day, Chinese Artist Performance and more-- https://www.smore.com/app/pages/preview/3a8ew

October 10, 2016--Plaground Picnic, NED Show, Life at LaPerche, Spirit Days and more--https://www.smore.com/app/pages/preview/ugauv

October 11, 2016--Nurse's Newsletter--https://www.smore.com/app/pages/preview/es397

October 28, 2016--Veteran's Day Celebration, Twon meeting, Guest Speaker and more...https://www.smore.com/app/pages/preview/uec6x

December 2016--Nurse's Newsletter


December 2016--Barnes and Noble Night, NEON Day, LaPerche Kids Giving Back and more--


January 2017--School Wide Field Trip, Miss Zucker Wins the Tickets and more--


January, 2017--Kindergarten Registration, Empathy, Family Skate event and more---https://www.smore.com/app/pages/preview/wqg5w

February 8, 2017--Nurse's Newsletter--


March 17, 2017--Nurse's Newsletter--Working together to keep all of our students healthy! Rashes, Flu and Lice


April 2017--Spring concert, PARCC Schedule, New Librarian, Student Directory, and More


May 2017--Teacher and Staff Appreciation Week--


May 17, 2017--Pass It On...Yes or No?--https://www.smore.com/app/pages/preview/2n1xt

June 9, 2017--Summer Learning Information--https://www.smore.com/app/pages/preview/s71w2

June 2017--Nurse's Newsletter-https://www.smore.com/app/pages/preview/61gvc-




August 2015-  https://www.smore.com/app/pages/preview/pn41t

September 1, 2015--Reminder for the first day--https://www.smore.com/app/pages/preview/5q8ta

September 8, 2015--Volunteer Opportunities--https://www.smore.com/app/pages/preview/pfss9

September 30, 2015--Spirit Day and Community Spirit-https://www.smore.com/app/pages/preview/rrt36

October 4, 2015--Reminders for the Week--https://www.smore.com/app/pages/preview/dsmf9

October 12, 2015--Picture Day, Pink Out Day and More Updates...--https://www.smore.com/app/pages/preview/s313d

October 23, 2015--Pink Out Day and Science Photos--https://www.smore.com/app/pages/preview/58mh2

November 1, 2015--Food Drive, Spirit Wear and Funny4Funds--https://www.smore.com/app/pages/preview/xrkar

November 28, 2015--Veteran's Day, Room Parents, Performance Reports, Thanksgiving Feast and More! https://www.smore.com/app/pages/preview/a5ngh

January 3, 2016--Happy New Year, PTA Survey, Meeting Dates--https://www.smore.com/app/pages/preview/2r13e

January 4, 2016--Dressing for Winter and Lost and Found Photos--https://www.smore.com/app/pages/preview/zz8r8

Janaury 26, 2016--Kindergarten Registration, #DSTRONG, Essential Rule #55--https://www.smore.com/app/pages/preview/9s294

February 8, 2016--What are students learnign at LaPerche?  Take a peek inside some clasrooms--


February 16, 2016--New Spirit Days, Minute to Win It Volunteers Needed, Valentine's Dance--https://www.smore.com/app/pages/preview/c9nbu

March 25, 2016--Wave of Kindness, Music Concert, PARCC Testng Schedule---https://www.smore.com/app/pages/preview/5255d




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.