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Posted on: April 5, 2019

Sign up for Summer School

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Students in grades K-12, as well as those entering kindergarten in the fall, are invited to attend Summer School 2019, which begins June 5. The program will end on June 27 for grades K-8, and on June 28 for grades 9-12. Transportation will be provided.

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Posted on: May 29, 2019

Rotary Club donates to Foundation Caring About Nutrition program

Jodie Huston at Rotary meeting

Thanks to the Belton-Raymore Rotary Club for the donation of $500 to the Ray-Pec Public School Foundation Caring About Nutrition program. Rotary Club President Kris Turnbow presented the check on May 29 to Foundation Executive Director Jodie Huston.

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Posted on: May 29, 2019

East Middle School presents "Little Shop of Horrors"

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East Middle School presents the “Little Shop of Horrors!” Reserve tickets by calling the box office line at 892-3999, ext. 2400. Show times are at 7:30 pm Wednesday, May 28; and Thursday, May 29; in the high school theatre.

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Posted on: May 28, 2019

School Board honors PTA Volunteer of the Year

BOE honors Volunteer of the Year

The School Board on May 23 honored Jodi Price, the Ray-Pec PTA Council Volunteer of the Year. She is pictured with School Board Member Aaron Howlett.

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Posted on: May 15, 2019

RPHS honors May Students of the Month

RPHS SOM May 2019

Congrats to the May Students of the Month at the high school! From left: Grant Hutchings and Alexandra Newton were honored by the Raymore-Peculiar Sunrise Optimist Club, and Jacob Lopez and Gracie Allan were recognized by the Belton-Raymore Rotary Club.

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Posted on: May 24, 2019

Memorial Day

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Reminder: Ray-Pec schools are not in session and offices are closed on Monday, May 27, in observance of the Memorial Day holiday.

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Posted on: May 8, 2019

Belton-Raymore Rotary Club honors Students of the Month

Rotary SOM May 2019

The Belton-Raymore Rotary Club honored Gracie Allan and Jacob Lopez as the May Students of the Month from Ray-Pec High School. The students and their parents were guests at the May 8 club luncheon. They are pictured with Club President Kris Turnbow.

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Posted on: April 30, 2019

Two Ray-Pec golfers earn All-District honors

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Congratulations to Ray-Pec High School All-District golfers Chase Martel (10) and Cole Stocking (11)! They are headed to sectionals next week. From left: Assistant Coach Wendell Pritchett, Chase, Cole, and Head Coach Paul Carvan.

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Posted on: April 24, 2019

RPHS honors Students of the Month

RPHS SoM April

Here are the April Students of the Month at Ray-Pec High School. From left: Andrew Burdick and Kylee Kauffman were honored by the Belton-Raymore Rotary Club, and Jacob Beauchamp and Jordan Wright were honored by the Raymore-Peculiar Sunrise Optimist Club.

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Posted on: April 11, 2019

RPHS recognizes March Students of the Month

RPHS SOM March

Congratulations to the March Students of the Month at Ray-Pec High School! From left:Joshua Thomas and Dianna McGinn were honored by the Ray-Pec Sunrise Optimist Club; and Tucker Woodson and Isabela Gardner were honored by the Belton-Raymore Rotary Club.

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Posted on: April 10, 2019

Ray-Pec bands earn Exemplary Ratings at state contest

RPHS Symphonic Band April 2019

The Ray-Pec High School Symphonic Band, Concert Band, Percussion Ensemble, and Wind Symphony all received Exemplary Ratings - the highest score possible - at the MSHSAA Large Ensemble Festival on April 5 at The Paseo Academy in Kansas City.

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Posted on: April 2, 2019

Election results

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Posted on: March 14, 2019

Happy Pi Day!

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Happy Pi Day (March 14) from Joe O'Neal's 6th hr Calculus class at Ray-Pec High School!

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Posted on: March 7, 2019

Teacher shares about Senior DRIVE projects

Jennifer Gingrich at Rotary

RPHS English Teacher Jennifer Gingrich spoke to the Belton-Raymore Rotary Club on March 6 about the Senior DRIVE Projects required of seniors enrolled in English IV. Community members are needed to serve as judges for the April 24 DRIVE Community Night.

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Posted on: March 6, 2019

Boys selected for All-District basketball teams

Basketall All-District

Congratulations to Jordan Jermain, left, and Kian Scroggins, center, for being named to the All-District basketball team. Matthew Harrison, right, made the Honorable Mention team. These 3 helped lead the Panthers to 2nd place in the District tournament.

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Posted on: February 25, 2019

11th annual Lucky 13.1 Half Marathon and 5K is set for March 16

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Sign up now for the 11th annual Lucky 13.1 half-marathon and 5K. Start time is at 9 a.m. Saturday, March 16, at RPHS Panther Stadium. Registration is $25 for the 5K or $48 for the half marathon. Prices go up after March 1.

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Posted on: February 22, 2019

Ray-Pec High School announces February Students of the Month

RPHS SoM February

Here are the February Students of the Month at RPHS! From left: Cameron Gillespie and Makenzie Stucker are honored by the Ray-Pec Sunrise Optimist Club, and Skyler Roberson and Tayler Bates are being recognized by the Belton-Raymore Rotary Club.

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Posted on: February 18, 2019

Clint Herrick places 3rd at state wrestling meet

Clint Herrick 3rd place at state

Congratulations to Clint Herrick, who placed 3rd in the state for the 182-lb weight class!

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Posted on: February 18, 2019

Kanen Huff places 4th at state wrestling meet

Kanen Huff 4th place at state

Congratulations to Kanen Huff, who finished the wrestling season by placing 4th in the state for the 138-lb class.

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Posted on: February 7, 2019

Kindergarten classes celebrate the 100th day of school

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The 100th day of school was Monday, Feb. 4, in the Raymore-Peculiar School District. Creekmoor Elementary School kindergarten teachers dressed as 100-year-old teachers to celebrate the day.

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Posted on: January 25, 2019

Board honors RPHS Senior Janae Thurston

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The School Board on Jan. 24 honored RPHS Senior Janae Thurston for being named to the All-State Volleyball team. JShe has committed to play volleyball next year for the University of Arkansas at Little Rock. She is pictured with Board Member Ashley Jones.

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Posted on: January 25, 2019

Board honors District Spelling Bee champion

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The School Board on Jan. 24 honored Miles Sellami, the District Spelling Bee Champion. Miles, an 8th grader at Ray-Pec East Middle School, will represent Ray-Pec on March 13 at the Cass County Spelling Bee. He is pictured with Board Member Ashley Jones.

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Posted on: January 24, 2019

Ray-Pec High School honors Students of the Month

RPHS SOM January 2019

Congratulations to the January Students of the Month at RPHS! From left: Derek Beauchamp and Miranda Dick were honored by the Belton-Raymore Rotary Club; and Brandon Rayos and Magdalyn Carlson were recognized by the Raymore-Peculiar Sunrise Optimist Club.

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Posted on: January 17, 2019

Peculiar Elementary temporarily adopts "Patricks" mascot

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The Peculiar Elementary "Patricks" are cheering for the Chiefs! The school changed its mascot name on the bulletin board from "Patriots" to "Patricks" as the area anticipates the Jan. 20 football game between the KC Chiefs and New England Patriots.

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Posted on: January 17, 2019

Cass Career Center students address Harrisonville School Board

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Ray-Pec High School Senior Katelynn Jungling, (far right in photo), who studies fire science at Cass Career Center, was one of several CCC students who addressed the Harrisonville Board of Education on Jan. 15 about the value of career education.

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Posted on: December 13, 2018

RPHS honors Students of the Month

RPHS SOM December 2018

Congrats to the RPHS Students of the Month for December! From left: Noah Dorweiler and Julia Fenaroli were recognized by the Raymore-Peculiar Sunrise Optimist Club; and William Greble and Kathryn McCauley were recognized by the Belton-Raymore Rotary Club.

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Posted on: October 24, 2018

Come to the 2nd annual STEAM Expo on Tuesday!

RPSD Steam Expo 2018 FLYER

You are invited to attend the 2nd annual STEAM Expo, scheduled from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 13, in the Raymore-Peculiar High School dome gym. This event will showcase students in the areas of science, technology, engineering, the arts, and mathematics.

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Posted on: October 18, 2018

Foundation awards iPad Mini to District employee

Casey wins from Foundation

On Oct. 18, the RP Public School Foundation Board presented an iPad Mini to Casey Thompson, administrative assistant for Administrative Services. She won a drawing from names of employees who are new supporters of the Foundation through payroll deduction.

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Posted on: October 18, 2018

Rotary Club honors RPHS Students of the Month

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The Belton-Raymore Rotary Club on Oct. 17 honored Shane Martin and Becca Bessette as the October Students of the Month from Ray-Pec High School. They are pictured with Club President Kris Turnbow.

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Posted on: October 18, 2018

Optimist Club honors RPHS Students of the Month

Optimist Club Students of the Month Oct 2018

The Raymore-Peculiar Sunrise Optimist Club recognized Kamryn Martin and Trent Oberlander as the Ray-Pec High School Students of the Month for October. They are pictured with Club President Kevin Barber.

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Posted on: October 1, 2018

Conscious Castle of Eagle Glen

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Eagle Glen Elementary Knights are excited about the Conscious Castle of Eagle Glen. The staff and students are learning and implementing the 7 Skills of Conscious Discipline school-wide. The mural pictured above was painted by a parent volunteer.

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Posted on: September 17, 2018

Ray-Pec High School Homecoming Queen and King crowned

2018 Homecoming Queen and King

Congratulations to Homecoming Queen Tammy Yang and King Josh Putney and the rest of the Homecoming Court: Juniors Peyton Balfour and Jackson Hilsabeck; Sophomores Madi Hocker and Reece Dunsworth; and Freshmen Caroline Kelly and Jack Ardito.

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Posted on: September 11, 2018

Students explore college and career opportunities

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Ray-Pec High School seniors and juniors had the opportunity on Sept. 11 to visit with representatives from 85 colleges, universities, technical schools, military branches, and unions during the annual College and Career Fair.

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Posted on: August 14, 2018

Middle Schools and High School welcome students on Preview Day

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Eighth grade cheerleaders, Student Council members, and the Husky mascot welcomed sixth graders to East Middle School on Aug. 13, for Preview Day. Sixth and ninth graders were invited to attend Preview Day to become acquainted with their new schools.

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Posted on: August 9, 2018

Children donate to CAN program

Students from Little Blessings donate food to CAN

Children in the Little Blessings School-Age Child Care program at St. Paul's United Methodist Church pose with the cans that they purchased and decorated for the Ray-Pec Caring About Nutrition program! At right is CAN Volunteer Jackie Boursheski.

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Posted on: July 27, 2018

Principal and counselor visit families of incoming kindergartners

Visiting kindergarten families

Raymore Elementary School Principal Jennika Miller, left, and Counselor Jenni Beck made home visits this week to the school's incoming kindergarten families to welcome them to the school. They gave each student a book.

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