¡Bienvenidos!. Rock Creek Forest Elementary School. Agenda. Tour Introduction Vision and Mission Immersion Program Application Questions. Vision of Rock Creek Forest.
Rock Creek Forest Elementary School
At Rock Creek Forest Elementary School we provide all students with the knowledge, skills, and habits that will empower them to become leaders of our society.
By the completion of fifth grade in the Spanish Immersion Program students are expected to:
1. Understand, speak, read, listen, and write in Spanish at a high level of proficiency.
2. Perform at a proficient or advanced level on standardized achievement tests.
*Achievement tests are administered in English.
3. Apply skills and demonstrate knowledge in the content areas of the curriculum in keeping with state standards.
4. Continue their studies in advanced level Spanish courses at the middle school level.
- By lottery
Application Program Services (DCCAPS)
Facilitating the Outreach and School Assignment Processes for the Consortia, Application, and Elementary Immersion Programs
Immersion Interest Form
An Immersion Interest Form must be submitted for every student participating in the immersion process.
Immersion forms are run
through a computerized
Immersion school assignment letters are mailed to students’ homes in early May.
Yes, students may participate in one to all
How will I know if my child is selected?
Parents will be sent a letter in May. This letter will include:
The program/s that their child has been invited to and/or
A number indicating their rank order on the waitlist for the programs that they selected on the Immersion Interest Form.
How can I find out more information about the lottery process and programs?
Visit the website:www.montgomeryschoolsmd.org/curriculum/specialprograms/
Can my child continue in a middle school immersion program after elementary school?
Yes, students can continue into the middle school
program. Parents must fill out a Change of School Assignment Form (COSA) to make the request.
(See chart on next slide 9)
What are my options if I want to continue this program in middle school?