Mission and Vision

Mission Statement

Why the Ray-Pec School District exists

The Raymore-Peculiar School District is a community of learners partnering to:

  • maximize each student's achievement,
  • encourage lifelong learning, and
  • develop productive citizens.

Vision Statement

What we hope to become over time
The Raymore-Peculiar School District will be purposeful in our commitment to excellence by focusing on our students, their results and improvement. 


Collective Commitments

What the adults must do at Ray-Pec Schools to help achieve the mission and vision

  • We are committed to consistency and accountability for each student's success.
  • We are committed to a system of support for students and adults.
  • We are committed to a safe, trusting and collaborative environment.
  • We are committed to best practices.
  • We are committed to high expectations for learning, behavior and citizenship.
  • We are committed to quality communication and positive relationships with all stakeholders.
  • We are committed to effective communication regarding student progress.
  • We are committed to data-driven decision making.
  • We are committed to appropriate use of appropriate channels for communication.
  • We are committed to a guaranteed (consistent) and viable (doable) curriculum.
  • We are committed to maintaining fiscal responsibility while improving student achievement. 

Pledge of the Raymore Elementary/Early Learning Community
  • Doing your best is the Raymore Way.  Be kind, work hard every day.