Belmont Elementary serves 345 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 11 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
| March 4|| Parent/Teacher Conferences (optional), 5:30-7:30 pm|
| March 6|| NO SCHOOL|
| March 9|| Board of Ed. Mtg. @ 7:30 pm, Admin. Bldg.|
| March 11|| PTO Meeting @ 7:00 pm|
| March 17|| Pizza Hut Fundraiser Night|
| March 20|| Carnival, 5:00-8:00 pm|
| March 23|| Board of Ed. Mtg. @ 7:30 pm, Admin. Bldg.|
| March 27|| Popcorn Day|
| April 3|| NO SCHOOL|
| April 6-10|| Spring Break - NO SCHOOL|
| April 13|| Late Start Day - school starts at 10:40 am|
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Our school colors are Maize and Blue
Our mascot is the Bobcat!
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