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.

Our Media Center

Media Center:

  • The Media Center is open from 9:15 a.m. until 4:00 p.m. M,T,Th,F. With early dismissal on W, the center closes at 3:00 p.m.
  • Students who come during homeroom, must have a media pass from a teacher including name, date, time and reason.
  • Sign-in records are kept to account for independent access. Please stop at the circulation desk when you arrive.
  • Student ID's will be checked and also serve as student library cards. Be sure to wear your ID every day!

Media Computer Lab:

  • This lab is intended for class use, large group instruction and VIRTUAL Classes.
  • No backpacks or book bags are permitted in the lab.
  • All students are expected to follow the Acceptable Use Policy as identified in the Student Code of Conduct.

Checkout:

  • The book checkout system will permit book checkout for two-week intervals. Renewals will be permitted one time.
  • Some reference materials may be checked out for overnight use only; ask at the desk.
  • Homeroom teachers will disperse overdue notices; lost items must be paid for.

Staff:

Our Media Center is fortunate to have a full time Literacy Specialist, Mrs.Adlam, Ms. Datlon, our technology facilitator, and Ms. Nelson. Student Assistants work throughout the day, helping with circulation, shelving books, and running errands. Dividends volunteer valuable time to help us complete special tasks, such as inventory and computer lab support. If you would like to Dividend with us, please call Ms.Adlam at 407.746.9369 or contact her via e-mail:Laura_Adlam@scps.k12.fl.us

Collection:

Our present collection of books includes choices from the following genres: story collection (anthology), biography, fiction, nonfiction, and reference. We also have an extensive collection of Audio/Visual materials and equipment. We are proud of our Media Center and we encourage you to become a patron, coming in often and using our resources to enhance your education.

Patron Input:

We encourage our student/parent/teacher patrons to take a few minutes and jot down titles and/or authors that you would like for us to include in our collection. Also, if you feel that we are deficient in some particular subject area, please give us a written request. The Media collection will be updated on an ongoing basis and we hope that you will consider us first when you are looking for a specific answer or book to read. Give your suggestions to Mrs. Adlam!