Towson's newest elementary school opens in fall 2010 on the grounds next to Ridge Ruxton School. The school was…More constructed to alleviate recent overcrowding in other Towson-area elementary schools.
Its sleek, modern design is more than just for show. West Towson is the first LEED-certified school in Baltimore County.
West Towson Neighborhood Playground 660 Central Ave, Towson, MD21204 This park was once the field and playground for the old Towson High School and, later, Towson Elementary School. The…More Bykota Senior Center now uses the school building, so the field became a separate park, complete with a baseball field, a basketball court and an ample supply of picnic tables. The playground, built more recently, has all the staples for your little one to enjoy.
Opened in 1951, Rodgers Forge Elementary School (RFES) serves students in the southern area of Towson. RFES…More is unique in that it is right next door to Dumbarton Middle School. The two schools share a large athletic field and most students who graduate from Rodgers Forge attend Dumbarton for middle school. More recently, Rodgers Forge has been a posterchild for the county's school overcrowding issues, at one point operating at nearly 200 percent capacity. With the opening of nearby West Towson Elementary, however, things are slowly returning to normalcy for the school.
The school's colors are red and white. The school mascot is Rodger the Colt.