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Questions regarding Reeths-Puffer Elementary... please call the school office at 744-4777 ext. 2000 or contact your child's teacher.


Dear Parents:


The following bullets contain positive behavior and mean and agressive behavior rubrics.  Please review the following with your student:


Student Handbook - View and review with your child  Link arrow

School-Wide Positive Behavior Program  Link arrow


K-1 Behavior Rubric Link arrow  


2-4 Behavior Rubric Link arrow



Welcome to Reeths-Puffer Elementary


Our school family welcomes you to Reeths-Puffer Elementary, thank you for visiting our website.  RPEL is a Preschool through fourth grade building servicing 500 students.  Our goal at RPEL is to nurture and develop our students both socially and academically.

Our academic goals are Reading, Writing, and Math.  RPEL is also committed to continuing with our Positive Behavior Program.  


We welcome volunteers and have a very active PTO.  For PTO information, please click the PTO link on the left side of this page.


Daily Schedule


     Warning Bell:  8:34 a.m.

     First Bell:  8:35 a.m.


     Instruction Begins:  8:40 a.m. 

     Recess (K-2):  10:15 - 10:30 a.m.


     Recess (3rd-4th):  10:42 - 10:57 a.m.


     Kindergarten Lunch:  11:40 a.m. - Noon - LUNCH

                                           Noon - 12:20 p.m. - RECESS


     Third Grade Lunch:  11:50 a.m. - 12:10 p.m. - RECESS

                                          12:10 p.m. - 12:30 p.m. - LUNCH


     Fourth Grade Lunch:  11:50 a.m. - 12:10 p.m. - LUNCH

                                            12:10 p.m. - 12:30 p.m. - RECESS


     First Grade Lunch:  12:15 - 12:35 p.m. - LUNCH

                                         12:35 - 12:55 p.m. - RECESS


     Second Grade Lunch:  12:15 p.m. - 12:35 p.m. - RECESS

                                              12:35 - 12:55 p.m. - LUNCH

     Recess (3rd-4th):  2:08 - 2:23 p.m.


     Recess (K-2):  2:30 - 2:45 p.m.


     Dismissal:  3:45 p.m.




Reeths-Puffer Elementary

874 E. Giles Road
Muskegon, MI 49445

Phone:  231-744-4777
FAX:  231-744-2815


Kids Stop number: 

 (231) 744-6335


To report a student absence, dial 744-4777, extension 2075.  Leave your child's name, teacher and the reason for the absence.



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