Pamela Shellman, Principal
Dr. Eric Basilo, Asst. Principal
Marc Pitters, Asst. Principal
Dr. Tim Bair, Dean

Contact Information

Rock Lake Middle School
250 Slade Dr
Longwood, Fl 32750

Main Number: 407-746-9350
Fax Number: 407-746-9399

Student Hours: 9:20 - 3:55
Office Hours: 8:00 - 4:00

School Motto

"The Rock"
 Building solid foundations for the future of our students

Mission Statement

The mission of Rock Lake Middle School is to prepare students to become productive citizens, future leaders and lifelong learners by inspiring and empowering them to excel academically, technologically, physically, creatively and socially.

Vision Statement

Rock Lake Middle School will provide a safe and culturally diverse and supportive environment to promote learning for all students.  We will acknowledge their intellectual, personal, social, physical and creative needs.  We will meet these needs within an educational setting that encourages cooperative involvement from all stakeholders to provide a challenging and engaging curriculum, which is rich in technology and celebrates diversity with high expectations for all students.

Canned Food Drive - UPDATE!

Rock Lake families thank you for your contributions of can goods to the WESH  TV Second Harvest Food Drive.  We raised over 2000 cans to help those in need. Please see the attached clip of our school receiving  recognition for participating in the efforts to support our community. We are also appreciative of Caden R for acting as the spokesperson for the event.  

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Important Information

  • EXAM Schedule for the week of December 15-18.  All students who are currently enrolled in the following semester courses will be taking Standards Based Assessments (SBA’s) from December 15 through Thursday, December 18 during their exam period.  These classes include:  2-D Art, 3-D Art, Conversational (Beginning) Spanish, Creative Writing, Gaming, Health & Wellness, Physical Education, Piano Keyboarding, Reading Enrichment and Web Design. This exam will count for 20% of their overall grade in the course.  It is crucial that they are present to take this exam during the scheduled time.  If a student is absent for the exam, they will receive an F (50%) and are required to make-up this exam immediately when they return from winter break.  If a student does not make up the SBA, the F (50%) will remain as the grade. If you have any questions, please contact your child’s teacher directly.

  • Florida Assessment Portal Now Available! This website will provide access for districts, schools, administrators, teachers, parents and students to information about the 2015 state assessments. Please follow the link here to connect to this important resource. 

Student Access to SKYWARD!

RLMS Students can log in and view their grades and view messages from teachers. Use your student ID# as your username and your birth date (MMDDYYYY) as the initial password. You will be prompted to change your password the first time you log in **TIP:  Make your password the same as your school computer log in password (YYYYMMDD)!