Fast Facts

  • front of school photo Rock Rest Rockets: Blasting-Off by Building Champions for Learning! 

    Rock Rest Elementary School is located in Monroe, NC and is one of 28 elementary schools in Union County Public Schools School District. It is a public school that serves 719 students

    in grades PK, K-5.

    The mission of Rock Rest Elementary School is to create a safe academic environment that will prepare students for a successful future in a global society. This is promoted through the use of research-based instructional practices, technology infusion in daily lesson presentations, integration of core subject area concepts in special area class instruction, and a variety of enrichment activities, which include band, Girls on the Run, ExCel2Fitness and small group tutoring sessions. Currently, Rock Rest Elementary School has approximately 18 students for every full-time equivalent teacher. There are also a variety of certified support teachers in place to provide opportunities for differentiated instruction..