🏃♀️ 24 Hours! 🏃♂️ Only 24 hours left until both Cross Country teams take on the best runners the state of Missouri has to offer. Let's bring home some more hardware!
Conference Champs and District Runners Up! ⚽ The boys gave Rockhurst everything they could handle. They took the undefeated Hawklets to extra time but, with a 3-2 loss, the Boys' Soccer season has come to an end. After a 5-5 start, the team rallied to win 10 of their last 12 games and come within minutes of punching their ticket to the State Tournament. What an incredible season! 💛🐾🖤
We can't wait to celebrate Thanksgiving with parents at our elementary schools, but first week need you to sign up! Come and enjoy a special Thanksgiving Meal with your student! 🦃 Cost: $5.00/person Sign up: raypeck12.revtrak.net/thanksgiving-meal-reservations/#/list
Congratulations to the Ray-Pec High School Students of the Month for November! Kendall Johnson and Benjamin Robinson are being recognized by the Belton-Raymore Rotary Club. Sam Larkins and Ashton Jermain are being honored by the Ray-Pec Sunrise Optimist Club.
Ray-Pec strives to be a School District of Choice for all of our students. In this month's episode of Ray-Pec Connect Dr. Slagle sits down with Director of Secondary Education, Dr. Glenna Bult, to discuss the "balanced smorgasbord" of offerings at the middle and high school levels. Listen here: raypec.org/page/ray-pec-connect-podcast
Your Panthers have advanced to the District Finals match with a thrilling extra time win over Carthage High School! ⚽️ They will try to spoil Rockhurst High School's unbeaten season tomorrow night at Lee's Summit West. Come out and support the boys as they make their bid for the State Tournament! The game is at 6:00 pm and tickets can be purchased at the gate or online at: https://lsr7.hometownticketing.com/embed/all?scho Livestream: http://mshsaa.tv - $10
⚽️ It's Match Day!!! ⚽️ After their 2-0 win on Saturday over Joplin High School, Boys' Soccer has advanced to the District Semifinals! They take on Carthage High School tonight at 7:00 pm at host site Lee's Summit West. Come out and support your Panthers! A live stream may be purchased through MSHSAA.tv. There is a fee for this stream. (There will not be commentators for this stream.) There will be an admission charge for ALL spectators, adults and children per MSHSAA of $6. Tickets can be purchased at the gate or online at: https://lswhs.lsr7.org/news/lsw-online-digital-ticketing/
In a tough clash our Panthers sadly lost. In an incredibly hard fought game Ray-Pec was defeated 20-10. Thank you to all the fans who showed up tonight in support of our Panthers. Thank you to all our players who quite literally put their blood, sweat and tears into this game and the entire season.
Ray-Pec heads into half up by 10. Panther DB Tanner Franklin already has three picks. Ray-Pec is looking to carry this momentum into the 2nd half. LET'S GO PANTHERS!
With their 2-0 win over Blue Springs South last night, the Boys' Soccer team are Conference Champs! 🏆⚽️ District play begins tomorrow as your 3rd seeded Panthers take on the 6-seed, Joplin High School, at 4:00 pm. All District Tournament games will be held at Lee's Summit West this year.
Conference Championships for Boys' Swimming kick off today at Blue Springs South and will continue on Saturday 🏊♂️ Come out and support your Panthers! 💛🐾🖤
The School Board recognized 12 orchestra students in middle school and high school who auditioned for and were accepted to perform in community orchestras. These are prestigious performing arts organizations, and students from all around the Kansas City area audition to be considered for participation. Eleven students were accepted into the Kansas City Youth Orchestra: 7th Graders: Lizzie Howe - Violin Zoey Smith - Violin Addison Stambaugh - Violin Isabella Venega s- Violin 8th Grader: Maverick Hedgpeth - Cello 9th Graders: Charlotte Fobes- Violin Gabriel Lupardus- Cello Ashly Silva- Violin Lillian Spruell- Cello Elleah Watson- Cello 10th Grader: Katie Howe-Violin In addition, Sophomore Dailyn Rodrigues was accepted to play cello with the Northland Symphony Youth Sinfonia. Students are pictured with Board Member Carol Barnes.
The School Board tonight recognized the Ray-Pec High School Football program. Earlier in October, the Ray-Pec football teams from 2004 through 2006 were inducted into the Missouri Sports Hall of Fame. Coached by Tom Kruse, Raymore-Peculiar won Class 5 state championships in 2004, 2005 and 2006. They were 36-3 those seasons, including a pair of 13-0 seasons in the first two seasons. Assistant coaches in that time period were Ron Barnes, Mark Cook, Matt Copeland, Sean Martin, James Merrell, and Limbo Parks. Pictured, from left: Ron Barnes, Tom Kruse, Board Member Carol Barnes, Matt Copeland, and Current Head Coach Sean Martin. Not pictured: Mark Cook, James Merrell, and Limbo Parks.
With a 7-1 VICTORY over Troy Buchanan your Lady Panthers claim 3rd place 🥉 in the MSHAA Class 5 State Championship! They also finish the season with a 33-3 overall record. What an incredible season! 🥎
The Ray-Pec School Board is scheduled to meet at 7 p.m. tonight at the Ray-Pec Academy building. The meeting is open to the public. Due to technical difficulties, the meeting will not be live streamed or recorded.
In this week's installment of Staff Spotlight Superintendent, Dr. Mike Slagle, visits with Bobbi Bond. 🎥 Bobbi is an Occupational Therapist at the South Middle School, Creekmoor Elementary, Timber Creek Elementary and the Success Academy. She is also the owner of the cookie company Baked by Bobbi, which can be found at bakedbybobbi.com. 🍪 https://youtu.be/bg1tUZdGJBA?si=iD4fZIWjeNdG-BAa
More congratulations are in order! 🎶 EIGHT RPSINGS singers were selected to the All-State Choir. This ties the school record. Four additional singers were also selected as All-State Honorable Mention. Soprano - Jillian Collom (2 years member) Soprano, 2nd alternate - Reagan Sheedy Tenor - Audrey Shepard Tenor, 1st alternate - Landen Sugar Bass - Devin Fisher Bass - Landan Moots Bass - Mason Rew Bass, 2nd alternate - Cameron Slavin All-State Honorable Mention: Soprano - Serena Bursley Soprano - Gracie Chambers Alto - Elizabeth Burton Alto - Annaliese Busse
FINAL 4️⃣! With a 1-0 extra inning victory over the weekend, your Ray-Pec Lady Panthers Softball team advances to the semifinals of the State Tournament! They will take on Blue Springs South High School in Killian Sports Complex on October 26th at 12 pm. Congratulations ladies!
The Panthers found their spark and made some dynamite plays. Sadly it was'nt enough to take down the Wildcats 24-17 in their last regular season game.
Our Panthers head into the 2nd half up 10-3. The Panthers will begin the half with lots of momentum from key plays by the likes of Jump-man Jaden Reddell and a kick return by Jovaan Arthur. Watch Ray-Pec's student lead broadcast here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2ZlJ3SsG6Vc