Frequently Asked Questions

  • What if I don’t have a computer with Internet access at home?

  • Will my student have a better chance to get their first choice of classes if we register online before the deadline?

  • What if my student does not register online during the registration process?

  • Can my student drop a music class or challenge class that they are automatically pre-enrolled in?

  • What if my student chooses NOT to take band, orchestra or choir in 7th grade, can they choose to take it in 8th grade?

  • Are language arts courses sequenced like math and science?

  • Why are the World Language courses at the middle school split into a two-year sequence?

  • Can my student take World Language in 7th grade and not in 8th grade or vice versa AND how can he/she get high school credit?

  • When will I receive my schedule?

  • My student has an IEP; how do I enroll my student in SSD classes?

  • How do students on IEPs receive services at the middle school level?

  • If my student begins Algebra I in 6th grade, will he/she have to travel to the high school in 8th grade for math?

  • Do high school math courses taken during the middle school years provide an opportunity for a weighted grade?

  • Are 6th graders in classes with 7th and 8th graders?

  • Do you have activities after school?

  • Does Rockwood have a gifted program at the middle school level?