Scholastic Book Fair

A blizzard of books is headed to RMS! It’s Scholastic’s Arctic Adventure Book Fair: Snow Much to Read! 

The Fall Scholastic book fair will be held during the following dates and times in the RMS All Purpose Room:

  • Tuesday, October 15th … 9:00 -12:00; 1:00 – 3:00; 3:30 – 5:30
  • Wednesday, October 16th… 8:00 – 12:00; 1:00 – 3:00
  • Thursday, October 17th … 9:00 – 12:00

If your child would like to purchase books, please send money in with your child in a sealed envelope labeled with your child’s name, grade, and teacher. Make checks payable to: RMS PTA.

Coming Oct. 25…

Date: Friday, October 25

  • Car Set up: 5:00 pm – 5:30 pm
  • Trunk or Treat: 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
  • Halloween Social: 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Where: RMS Parking Lot; Dance in Gym

Cost: $10 for dance; Snacks, drinks, light ups, and other items will be sold at the event. The Trunk or Treat is FREE for both Cars and families (all welcome!).

Cars are expected to provide their own candy and decorations. Please note, the Halloween Social portion is a drop off event and open only to RMS students.

If you plan to attend, please let us know via this link:


Book Drive Fundraiser: Books on Sale Oct 3 & 4!

Thank you to all those who donated books as part of our Book Drive Fundraiser! The deadline has been extended to October 1, so it’s not too late to donate! Remember, the class that donates the most books will win a special celebration!

All books collected will be sold for $0.50 to $1.00 each at lunchtime on October 3 & 4. Please remember to send in some money with your child if he or she will be purchasing books!

Saving for College Seminar

Event hosted by Erin Hoffman, a PHS alumni and Parsippany resident, Presented by George Siderias of Certified Financial Services.

Where: The Parsippany Main Library
When: Tuesday, September the 24th at 7pm|
We will cover the following topics: 

  • How to save for college
  • How to protect for your future
  • How to manage debt
  • Answer any questions at the end

The seminar is purely educational, and there will be some light refreshments and coffee/ beverages. 

You can register at by clicking here, or call 973-887-5150 ext. 213. 


Back to School Bash: Don’t Forget Your Box Tops!

The Box Tops Program is Changing!! No more clipping and saving Box Tops!
Bring the LAST of your clipped box tops to the RMS PTA Back to School Bash for our “Box Tops Clean Up Raffle”!
For every 10 Box Tops you bring in, you earn ONE Raffle Ticket. The winning ticket gets a $50.00 Amazon Gift Card!

Don’t forget to download the new Box Tops app to scan your receipts. RMS earned $679.00 from Box Tops last year, so THANK YOU for participating and keep up the great work!!

Box Tops Raffle Flyer

Back to School Bash Flyer
(UPDATE: We will be showing Secret Life of Pets 2!)

Back to School Bash!

UPDATE: We will be showing The Secret Life of Pets 2!!


Back to School Bash!

  • Free Outdoor Movie!
  • Food by Parsippany’s Best!
  • Popcorn, drinks, & snacks for sale
  • Box Tops Raffle for $50 at Amazon!

Come out and celebrate the beginning of another great year at RMS! Join us for a night of great fun, great food, and even greater friends!

When: Friday, September 20, 2019

Where: Rockaway Meadow School Athletic Field (will be held in the gym in incident of inclement weather)

Start Time: 6:15 p.m. (Movie starts at dusk)

Cost: Movie is FREE. $10.00 per person for food. Parsippany’s Best will be providing salad, pasta, chicken fingers, French fries, sausage and peppers, etc. Children 3 and under eat free!

Popcorn, drinks, snacks and “light ups” will be sold at the event!

* Please bring lawn chairs and blankets to sit on *

Please RSVP via: Send payment back to the school, with payment if applicable, in an envelope marked “BTS BASH”. If you have any questions, please contact Jessica Coe via email at