Board of Education

Voters elect Barnes and Lowe to School Board

Voters on April 5, 2022, elected newcomer Carol Barnes and incumbent Bill Lowe to serve on the Raymore-Peculiar School Board. They will be sworn in during a reorganization meeting on April 18 when the Board certifies the election results.

Unofficial vote totals are shown below, listed by candidate in order of filing. Eight candidates were on the ballot for the two positions available with three-year terms.

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April 2022 election results (2)
BOE 2021-2022 meeting dates

Presentation about Ray-Pec Enterprise & Design

Superintendent Dr. Mike Slagle and School Board President Ruth Johnson were presenters on Saturday, Nov. 6, 2021, at the Missouri School Boards' Association annual conference.

Their topic was "Ray-Pec Enterprise & Design - Innovation in Secondary Education." The MSBA Conference was at the Kansas City Convention Center. In addition to serving as Ray-Pec School Board President, Johnson is vice president of MSBA.

MSBA Slagle and Johnson


Pam Steele, Secretary to the Board of Education

21005 S. School Rd., P.O. Box 789, Peculiar, MO  64078

Ph: (816) 892-1311
Fx: (816) 892-1380


Monday - Friday
8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

The seven-member Board of Education is elected by District patrons. Members are elected to serve three-year terms without pay. View all Board Members


  • 7 p.m. on the fourth Thursday of the month
  • Administrative Services Center, 21005 S. School Rd., Peculiar, MO 64078