Timber Creek November 12
2022-2023 School Year
Thanksgiving Feast Friday November 18th
Join us for Lunch!
- Mashed potatoes and gravy
- Green beans
- Hot roll
- Cranberry sauce
- Pumpkin fluff
- Water or Milk
Enrolled students will use their meal account for payment.
To pay online or donate use the QR code or go through the RayPec Webstore, visit
www.raypec.k12.mo.us and click on “Online bill pay”. Select “Thanksgiving Reservation” then
select your student’s school and follow the prompts to reserve your meal.
Why Donate? Any donations received will go directly toward negative student accounts. We appreciate your generosity and look forward to seeing you!
Payment is due no later than November 14, 2022
Book Fair Spirit Week
Monday 11/14- Fall into a Good Book!
Wear fall colors (orange, red, green, yellow, purple)
Tuesday 11/15- Don’t sweat it! We have a lot of books.
Wear sweats and sweatshirts
*Don’t forget to join us for Pastry for Parents starting at 8 am
Wednesday 11/16- Go crazy for the Book Fair
Crazy hair or sock day
Thursday 11/17- TC loves the Book Fair!
Dress as your favorite book character or wear TC gear or colors
*Don’t forget to join us for Book Fair Family Night
Friday 11/18- We are thankful for books!
Wear a shirt that has to be read
RP Volunteer Application process
If you need any assistance, please call or email the secretaries in the office and they would be happy to help.
RAYMORE-PECULIAR SCHOOL DISTRICT
We continue to make school safety a top priority at Timber Creek Whether there is a medical emergency in the building, a weather emergency is imminent, or an intruder is suspected, we want to ensure students and staff know what to do and where to go in an emergency situation.
Throughout the year, students and staff will participate in various emergency and lockdown drills. We discuss with students what to expect during each type of drill. We also encourage families to converse with their children about what to do in an emergency or safety situation.
Absence Definitions Explained
VERIFIED ABSENCES: An absence from school resulting from illness or unforeseen circumstances which is verified by a parent/guardian. A VERIFIED absence is NOT an EXCUSED absence. (Verified absences count against student's attendance)
EXCUSED ABSENCES: An absence is categorized as excused when a note is received by the school excusing the absence. EXAMPLE: official doctor’s note, court document, etc. (Excused absences do not count against a student’s attendance)
UNEXCUSED ABSENCES: An absence from school without verification within 48 hours of the absence. (Unexcused absences count against a student’s attendance.)
After ten verified/unexcused absences or tardies/early outs, the office will contact the parents to schedule a conference regarding the issue. In accordance with Missouri’s Compulsory School Attendance Law (RSMO 167.031), regular school attendance is required. This law states, “Every parent, guardian or other person in this state having care, control or custody of a child between the ages of five and seventeen years shall cause the child to attend regularly.” Should the pattern of excessive absences continue, Raymore-Peculiar School District reserves the right to refer the matter to the Juvenile Officer of Cass County for further investigation.
You can also follow all PTA updates on the Facebook group “Raymore Timber Creek Elementary PTA”.
Breakfast & Lunch - Update!
CASHLESS SYSTEM - You will no longer be able to send CASH to fund your child's lunch account. Nutrition services can only accept payment by check or online at MySchoolBucks.com .
Free and Reduced Price Meals are available to families who believe they may qualify. If your family chooses to apply please complete our ONLINE "Free and Reduced Meal Price Application Form."
Dismissal Changes: Please call in dismissal changes by 2:30.
Neighborhood traffic: Our neighborhood patrons have done a fantastic job keeping parking to one side of the road to relieve congestion. As a reminder, when you are waiting in line to pick up your student at the end of the day-please do not block driveways. We appreciate you being mindful of this so that our community can enter and exit their houses/driveways safely.
Before & After School Care
- Doors will open this year at 8:20 am for students to begin arriving.
- School starts at 8:35 am
- Car rider lane starts at 3:20 pm to relieve congestion in the neighborhood. Students will still not be dismissed until 3:50.
- Walkers will dismiss AFTER car riders this year.