Rockville is a place one can truly and proudly call “my hometown.” Rockville is a place that looks like home, feels like home, and whose people and government work to maintain the intimacy and warmth that “hometown” promotes. A place where, despite our differences, neighbors know and care about each other and the community and piece of ground they share.Rockville, along with neighboring Gaithersburg and Bethesda, is at the core of the Interstate 270 Technology Corridor which is home to numerous software and biotechnology companies as well as several federal government institutions. The city also has several upscale regional shopping centers and is one of the major retail hubs in Montgomery County.
Rockville has 20 primary and secondary schools. One of the highest rated schools is Farmland Elementary School, with a rating of 9. The school has 579 children. The public schools in Rockville belong to Montgomery County Public Schools. Latin America Youth Bilingual Montessori is nearby and is rated worse than Montgomery County Public Schools. Nearby Community Academy Pcs scores lower, with a rating of 4. Check school rating follow http://www.greatschools.org/
Dining and Shopping
Life takes on all different shapes and sizes here in Rockville, MD. It has its own kind of geometry. With over 50 shops and restaurants including a brand new organic market, Rockville Town Square offers a great place to live. And it’s convenient–just two blocks from the Rockville Metro and close to I-270.
There’s only one thing better than a scrumptious meal.
The fact that you didn’t have to cook. With over 25 Rockville restaurants & cafes to choose from, life is really more delicious in the Square.
Enjoy a world class city with a hometown feel in Rockville’s Town Center. Featuring fantastic amenities, unique locally owned shops and restaurants, a pedestrian-friendly Town Square, and the seat of county and city government, Rockville’s Town Center is a dynamic and thriving neighborhood to visit and call home. Rockville is a hub of diversity and home to world class exposure to the arts. Whether you want to participate in a chorus, concert band or youth orchestra, view painting, sculpture and photography exhibits or attend musical concerts and productions you can find what you want in Rockville. The City of Rockville hosts many events like our popular Memorial Day Hometown Holidays, Independence Day celebration or the salute to our armed forces on Veteran’s Day. Feeling athletic? Maybe you want to run in the Twilight Runfest or just come to the festival and enjoy the fun. Wind down with our summer music and wine festival, Uncorked. In the Fall join us at Rockville’s Antique and Classic Car Show and in the Spring and Summer hit Rockville’s popular Farmer’s Market!
Parks and Recreation
Each home in Rockville is located within a short walk of a city park, and the City is home to more than 1,000 acres of parkland, composed of 33 passive and 32 active parks. With community centers, a nature center, civic center, swim and fitness center, golf course and senior center, and a full range of outdoor recreation amenities, we are committed to offering a variety of recreational opportunities for all residents.
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