Belmont Elementary serves 343 students in kindergarten through grade five. The principal of Belmont is Maggie Thelen, who is also the director of the Gifted and Talented department. Belmont has 16 classroom teachers and 10 paraprofessionals. In addition, the school has one resource room teacher, a reading specialist, and teachers for music, art, and physical education. There is a psychologist, a speech teacher, a social worker, an occupational therapist, and a behavioral interventionist on staff, as well as a gifted and talented program.
Belmont is fully accredited by AdvancED, formerly the North Central Association of Schools and Colleges. Belmont has earned an “A” from Education Yes!, an evaluation program directed by the State of Michigan for the past five years.
All Rockford Public Schools are Blue Ribbon Exemplary Schools. Belmont received state and national recognition in the spring of the 1998-99 school year. We also received a Character Education Special Emphasis Award at the national level during the same year.
Maggie Thelen, Principal
Announcements and Information
| January 30 || District-wide Battle of the Books, Admin. Bldg.|
| February 8|| Jump Rope for Heart, 9:30-11:00 am, RHS gymnasium|
| February 9|| Board of Ed. Mtg. @ 7:30 pm, Admin. Bldg.|
| February 11|| PTO Meeting @ 7:00 pm|
| February 13|| Valentine's Day parties, 2:35-3:20 pm|
| February 16|| Mid-Winter Break, NO SCHOOL|
| February 17|| Professional Development Day, NO SCHOOL|
| February 20|| Popcorn Day|
| February 23|| Corner Bar Fundraiser Night|
| February 23|| Board of Ed. Mtg. @ 7:30 pm, Admin. Bldg.|
| February 25|| 5th graders go to the Symphony|
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Our school colors are Maize and Blue
Our mascot is the Bobcat!
Constitution Day 2014