News Flash

Latest News

Posted on: November 7, 2018

Forensics and Debate students bring home hardware

LSW N pic

Congratulations to Ray-Pec High School forensics and debate students on their success at recent tournaments.

KCKCC Tournament of Champions Qualifier Qualifier (Nov. 3-4):

Jaden Lanza and Brenden Lucas – Debate – advanced to “double-octo finals,” where 32 competitors remain.

Lee’s Summit North Varsity Tournament (Nov. 2-3)

  • Humorous Interpretation: Ian Van Horn placed 2nd, and Denton Meehan placed 4th.
  • Dramatic Interpretation: Tevin Chavez placed 1st, and Alec Heriford placed 4th.
  • Program Oral Interpretation: Ella Schnake placed 1st.
  • Prose: Cole Blankenship placed 6th
  • Student Congress: Hailey Lucas advanced to Super Session.

Lee’s Summit West Novice Tournament (Nov. 2-3)

  • Humorous Interpretation: Aidan Martel placed 1st, and Trent Sogomo placed 6th.
  • Dramatic Interpretation: Payton Ballinger placed 1st.
  • Prose: Tara Thomas placed 2nd, and Payton Ballinger placed 4th.
  • Poetry: Jessie Philips placed 1st, and Aidan Martel placed 2nd.
  • International Extemp: Sam Steinke placed 6th.
  • Student Congress: Intan Putri advanced to Super Session.
  • Policy Debate: Audrey Huffman and Layla Swenson placed 1st.

Rockhurst Open Tournament and Belton Novice IE Tournament (Oct. 19-20)

  • Individual Sweepstakes: Ella Schnake
  • 3rd in Overall Sweepstakes
  • Top Novice in US Extemporaneous Speaking and Informative: Amy Fleak
  • Top Novice in Policy Debate: Aidan Martel and Mike Viermann
  • Program Oral Interpretation: Ella Schnake placed 1st
  • Storytelling: Ella Schnake placed 1st and Larissa Wratney placed 2nd
  • Informative: Katie Clewell placed 1st
  • Dramatic Interpretation: Alec Heriford placed 2nd and Alissa House placed 6th
  • Humorous Interpretation: Ian Van Horn placed 2nd
  • US Extemporaneous Speaking: Caleb Walker placed 3rd
  • Radio Speaking: Katie Clewell placed 4th
  • Oratory: Jillian Humke placed 5th
  • Due Interpretation: Alissa House and Paige Rhoads placed 6th

Novice IEs:

  • 3rd place in Overall Sweepstakes
  • Oratory: Jared Dosch placed 1st, Leilany Zarco placed 2nd, and Makiya Hardison placed 3rd
  • Prose: Bailey Martin placed first, and Blake Oser placed 3rd
  • Improv Duet Acting: Nathan Eckert & Blake Oser placed 1st, and Skyler Farr & Paige Showen placed 5th
  • Poetry: Paige Showen placed 1st and Jesse Phillips placed 3rd
  • Dramatic Interpretation: Jada Weber placed 4th
    Storytelling: Grace Humke placed 5th


Row 1: Aidan Martel, Audrey Huffman, Jessie Phillips, Payton Ballinger

Row 2: Layla Swenson, Tara Thomas, Trent Sogomo, Intan Putri, Jessica Vitti, Sam Steinke, Lillith Monroe, Angelique Brown

Facebook Twitter Email

Other News in Latest News

New teachers cover graphic

District welcomes new teachers!

Posted on: August 21, 2019
family at registration

Back to school registration

Posted on: August 5, 2019
Country Club Bank donates to RP Foundation

Country Club Bank supports Foundation

Posted on: August 1, 2019
BOE honors Huffman

School Board honors Audrey Huffman

Posted on: July 31, 2019

Sign up for Summer School

Posted on: April 5, 2019

Memorial Day

Posted on: May 24, 2019

Ray-Pec Trapshooting Team results

Posted on: May 2, 2019
BOE recognizes Audrey Huffman

Board honors FBLA student

Posted on: April 26, 2019
RPHS SoM April

RPHS honors Students of the Month

Posted on: April 24, 2019
Election ballot graphic cropped

Election results

Posted on: April 2, 2019
Kindergarten Roundup

Kindergarten Roundup is March 27

Posted on: February 25, 2019
Miles Sellami at March 25 2019 BOE meeting

Board honors spelling champion

Posted on: March 26, 2019

Congresswoman Hartzler visits Ray-Pec

Posted on: March 15, 2019
pi day

Happy Pi Day!

Posted on: March 14, 2019

Summer School planning is under way

Posted on: March 8, 2019
BOE recognition Aubri

School Board honors volleyball coach

Posted on: March 4, 2019
Bridle Ridge Mustang Team

Bridle Ridge students learn about empathy

Posted on: February 20, 2019
See How They Run image

RPHS to present comedy "See How They Run"

Posted on: February 11, 2019
FBLA group pic

Ray-Pec FBLA students qualify for state

Posted on: February 14, 2019
BOE recognition Janae Thurston 4

Board honors RPHS Senior Janae Thurston

Posted on: January 25, 2019
BOE 122018 honors XC

School Board honors Cross Country runners

Posted on: December 26, 2018
RPHS SOM December 2018

RPHS honors Students of the Month

Posted on: December 13, 2018

Please share feedback on school calendar!

Posted on: November 30, 2018
RPEMS SOM September 2018

RPEMS September Students of the Month

Posted on: October 17, 2018
Girls Tennis 2018 District Champs

Tennis team wins District championship

Posted on: October 4, 2018
Eagle Glen castle

Conscious Castle of Eagle Glen

Posted on: October 1, 2018