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.

Volunteer Training on Thursday at 10:00

Would you like to volunteer at LaPerche this year?  We certainly hope you do!!  Our first volunteer training will be held on Tuesday, September 6th at 10:00am.  Please call Mrs. Cerullo at 231-6652 if you plan to attend.  Hope to see you there!

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.