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
| December 18|| Christmas Parties 2:35-3:20 pm|
| December 19|| Last school day before Christmas vacation|
| December 20-January 4|| Christmas vacation|
| January 5|| School resumes|
| January 12|| Board of Ed. Mtg. @ 7:30 pm, Admin. Bldg.|
| January 14|| PTO Meeting @ 7:00 pm|
| January 23|| Popcorn Day|
| January 26|| Chuck E. Cheese Night (Alpine location only)|
| January 26|| Board of Ed. Mtg. @ 7:30 pm, Admin. Bldg.|
| January 27|| Late start day - school starts at 10:40 am|
| January 30 || District-wide Battle of the Books, Admin. Bldg.|
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Our school colors are Maize and Blue
Our mascot is the Bobcat!
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