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Transition Plans for the 2015-2016 School Year


Letter to McMillan Elementary Parents from Superintendent Edwards  Link arrow

Video from Superintendent Edwards to McMillan Families  Link arrow

Answers to anticipated questions community members may have  Link arrow

Video from Superintendent Edwards to the Rocket City Community  Link arrow



Rocket Scholars $10,000 Ticket to the future!

Thank you to all supporters of the Rocket Scholars Foundation.  The annual fundraiser was a great success and raised over $15,000 for the Rocket Scholars Foundation.  Students are the real winners as three graduates receive scholarships from the Foundation every year.  The lucky winners from the March 26 event are shown below.  Congratulations to our winners and we hope to see everyone again next year!


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Preschool roundup 2015          

Parents interested in preschool for

their child, click here for details.         


r-p play and learn 

Play and Learn is a free program for

families with children birth through age four.

Parents stay with their child to

learn and play.  See Details here


Welcome to Reeths-Puffer Schools

Located in Rocket City, U.S.A.

You won't find Rocket City on a map, but it does exist. Your GPS won't locate Rocket City either, but it's definitely a destination worth reaching.


Rocket City is Reeths-Puffer Schools. Our border stretches over five different townships, but our mission focuses on only one goal: success. Success for our students in the classroom, in college, and in life. Success for our families who roll up their sleeves and care for a school system second to none. Success for an unrivaled faculty fueled by innovation and compassion, and educated by over 250 college degrees. Learn More 

Igniting Minds, Fueling Wellness

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Calling all students, teachers, families, and community members!  We need YOU to represent the Reeths-Puffer Community in the 34th annual Seaway Run/Walk to be held Saturday, June 27, 2015.   


Full details regarding run/walk  Link arrow


R-P student/staff registration  Link arrow


All adults and non-students and/or non-R-P staff members are required to sign up independently using the official Seaway site located here:   Link arrow


For Parents


Schools Of Choice

Schools of Choice applications will be available beginning Monday, April 13, 2015.  We will collect applications until Friday, May 22.  Parents will be notified if their child has been accepted by July 1, 2015.  We do not accept students in the 12th grade   If you have further questions please call 719-3104.


Parent Resources/Information

Athletic Information


Kindergarten Registration


 Parent Internet ViewerParent Portal

(formerly Parent Internet Viewer)


Preschool Information

White Lake Area Community Education's free preschool programs have openings in Head Start and Great Start Readiness, with classrooms at RPEL, Central, Twin Lake and McMillan Elementary.


Call (231) 893-1091 for more information and to register your 3 or 4 year old!

Adopt a Classroom

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Application for use of a school building must be submitted ten days prior to use.
See the 2014 Top Ten Graduates and Where They Are Now.
It's never too early to prepare your child for Kindergarten. Learn more about Kindergarten Roundup.
View the 2014-15 School Calendar.
Learn about the school closing criteria.
View the draft OF 23 Big Hairy Audacious Goals.
Free energy tracking available to Reeths-Puffer staff and community.
Is a countywide effort to urge parents, siblings, grand parents and community members to read to infants and toddlers.
What do you do when a bus has the yellow lights flashing? What do the red flashing lights mean? Please watch the short video reminder on bus laws in the State of Michigan and keep our kids safe.


Board of Education

Meeting Dates  link_arrow_2

Information from the Superintendent  link_arrow_2

  • B. C. Cobb Plant closing and Implications to Reeths-Puffer Schools  Link arrow
  • Strategic Plan 
  • Mission Statement
  • Michigan Common Core State Standards - Facts parents need to know and understand  link_arrow_2

Emergency Drill Log

In accordance with the new law, school districts are required to post on their website a log of drills that have taken place during the school year. Click here to view Reeths-Puffer's 2014-15 Emergency Drill Log.

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