Belmont Elementary
6097 Belmont Avenue
Belmont, MI 49306 
Maggie Thelen, Principal


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Blue Ribbon Exemplary School

Principal's Welcome 

Belmont Elementary serves 332 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
Belmont Elementary

2014-2015 DK/Kindergarten Enrollment

 Step 1

Call Belmont Elementary to sign your child up for Kindergarten Round-Up. 

Step 2

“Parent Paperwork Packet” to be filled out and brought to Kindergarten Round-Up on April 21.

“Parent Review” For parent’s information.

Parents will also need to bring the following items to Round-Up:

• Legal Birth Certificate
• Immunization record and hearing/vision screening
• Proof of residency


            Announcements and Information

                                Supply Lists for the 14/15 School Year:

                                                        Grade 1

                                                        Grade 2

                                                        Grade 3

                                                        Grade 4

                                                        Grade 5

Kindergarten Starting Age Waiver
 June 23 Board of Ed. Mtg. @ 7:30 pm, Admin. Bldg.
 Aug 25 Kindergarten Open House, 2:00-3:00 pm
 Aug 27 Open House for Grades 1-5, 5:00-8:00 pm
 Sept 2 First Day of School
 Sept 12 Picture Day
 Oct 2 & 3 Hearing Vision Screening Days

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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.

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