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.

August 22, 2012-One Week To Go!

Can you believe we are one week away?  The educators at LaPerche are looking forward to seeing all of our students on Tuesday, August 28th!  We will have our first Morning Community Meeting starting at 8:50 so don't be late!  I am looking forward to meeting each of you.

Mrs. Dorsey

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.