Belmont Elementary serves 338 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 12 paraprofessionals. In addition, the school has two resource room teachers, 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
2014-2015 Dk/Kindergarten Enrollment.
Call Belmont Elementary to sign your child up for Kindergarten Round-Up.
“Parent Paperwork Packet” to be filled out and brought to the Kindergarten Round-Up on April 21
“Parent Review” For parent’s information
Announcements and Information
"Developing Healthy Kids" Series
RPS Response to MDE Scorecard Release
| March 3|| Wear Your Words Day|
(clothing with words) to kick off March is Reading Month
| March 5-6|| Parent/Teacher Conferences|
| March 7|| End of Second Trimester|
| March 7|| NO SCHOOL|
| March 10|| Board of Ed. Mtg. @7:30 pm, Admin. Bldg.|
| March 12|| PTO Meeting@ 7:00 pm|
| March 14|| Stuffed Animal Day|
| March 14|| Popcorn Day|
| March 14|| Carnival, 6:00-8:00 pm|
| March 19|| Developing Healthy Kids II - Managing Peer Pressure and Relationships,|
RHS Auditorium, 6:30-8:00 pm
| March 21|| Hat Day|
| March 24|| Board of Ed. Mtg. @ 7:30 pm. Admin. Bldg.|
| March 28|| Pajama Day|
| April 4|| NO SCHOOL|
| April 7-11|| Spring Break - NO SCHOOL|
| April 14|| Late state day - school starts at 10:40 am|
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Our school colors are Maize and Blue
Our mascot is the Bobcat!
Fifth graders are very proud to "take the D.A.R.E." to resist Drugs and Violence with Lieutenant Robinson.