Eastwood Hills Elementary opened in January of 1953 with 370 students who had been transferred from Chapel Elementary due to tremendous growth, during a time of heavy construction and the addition of numerous school in the Raytown School District. At points in the school's history, it has housed over 500 students grades 1-5, and currently, houses grades K-5. Alumni Hall of Fame member Mary Phyll Dwight, an Olympian, is an Eastwood Hills graduate. The school's mascot is the Junior Jays, and the school is known for excellent family outreach and connecting to its surrounding community.
School Supply Lists
The basic* school supply list for Eastwood Hills can be found here.
*These are basic lists to get students started for the year. Certain classroom activities may require additional supplies throughout the year. Many schools may also be holding school supply sales, and if so, they will be sending you information on dates and time.
We recognize that creating a safe learning environment is a critical part of helping each child achieve academic success. Sprigeo is a new online system that parents, guardians, and students can use to report bullying incidents and school safety threats. Sprigeo will give our stakeholders another medium for communicating with our school administration when bullying or school safety incidents occur. All information sent through the Sprigeo system goes directly to school administrators through a secure online connection. For more information about Sprigeo, please click here. Para obtener más información sobre Sprigeo, haga clic aquí. To submit a tip, please click the image on the right side of the homepage or click here.
As part of the district's efforts to be more environmentally friendly, embrace innovative technology and maintain fiscal responsibility, the district has transitioned from paper to electronic flier (eflier delivery). To publicize content that supports the basic educational mission of the district and/or benefits the population of the district in a positive manner, the Raytown C-2 School District uses Peachjar, a free online service for schools, to post approved efliers so that they are accessible to parents, staff and students as wanted/needed. To learn more about Peachjar, please click here.
To prepare for the return of secondary students who are enrolled in in-person learning, Thursday, February 25 and Friday, February 26 will be asynchronous virtual learning days for students in grades 6-12. Please note: Students who have been attending Herndon Career Center will continue with their normal schedule for the remainder of the week.
Students from Raytown South High School and Raytown High School earned top honors in the annual Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) District virtual competition and have qualified for the state competition.
Students in the vocal music programs at Raytown High School and Raytown South High School were selected for the Kansas City Metro All-District choirs.
The Raytown School District is recognized as one of the Healthiest Employers in Kansas City by the Kansas City Business Journal. For the fourth year in a row, the District was selected as one of five honorees in the 500-1499 employee category.