The BMS music department consists of three concert bands, three concert choirs, jazz band and pit orchestra. 27 BMS music students were selected by audition to participate in the Junior Region Band, Chorus or Orchestra in 2019. The 8th grade concert band and concert choir both earned the highest available rating of "Superior" at the High Note Music Festival in HersheyPark. Additionally, the Parsippany-Troy Hills Township School District has been recognized for the 2nd straight year by the National Association of Music Merchants (NAMM) Foundation as a "Best Community for Music Education."Website Twitter
|White|| 38% |
|Black|| 2% |
|Asian|| 44% |
|Hispanic|| 11% |
|American Indian or Native Alaskan|| 0% |
|Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander|| 0% |
|Multiracial|| 5% |
|Female|| 49.2% |
|Male|| 50.8% |
|Economically disadvantaged students|| 10% |
|Students with disabilities|| 13% |
|English learners|| 3% |
|Homeless students|| 0% |
|Students in foster care|| 0% |
|Military-connected students|| 0% |
|Migrant students|| 0% |
|Grade||Percent of total students||Students|
|6th Grade|| 30% ||278|
|7th Grade|| 34% ||312|
|8th Grade|| 35% ||324|
|Incidents per year|
|Harassment, intimidation, and bullying||9|
|Days absent||Percent of students|
|0 days|| 14% |
|1 to 5 days|| 49% |
|6 to 10 days|| 26% |
|11 to 15 days|| 7% |
|Over 15 days|| 4% |
|English|| 67.6% |
|Other|| 13.9% |
|Gujarati|| 8.5% |
|Spanish|| 4.0% |
|Hindi|| 3.5% |
|Telugu|| 2.4% |
Learn more about Brooklawn Middle School.
The mission of the Parsippany-Troy Hills Township School District, in partnership with families and the greater community, is to challenge and nurture all students academically and to develop confident learners who are compassionate, generous, appreciative, and invested in their diverse world. This will be accomplished through innovative opportunities inspiring life-long learning, critical thinking and problem solving, creative exploration, and democratic collaboration among students and staff.
Baseball (Boys), Cheerleading (Coed), Cross Country (Boys & Girls), Field Hockey (Girls), Football (Boys), Skiing (Coed), Soccer (Boys & Girls), Softball (Girls), Wrestling (Coed)
Art Club, Astrononmy Club, Builders' Club, Cartoon & Humor Club, Dramatics Fall & Spring, Flag Football, French Club, Homework Club, Italian Club, Jazz Band, Knight Life Newspaper, Lighting & Sound, Math Counts, Peer Leaders, Pit Orchestra, Region Band, Region Chorus, Ski Club, Spanish Club, Stage Crew, Trivia Time, Variety Show, Yearbook Club
Special Education programs; Autism, Multiple Disabled, Resource Replacement Program, In-class Resource Support , Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Speech and Language Services, Teacher of the Deaf and Hard of Hearing, Behaviorist, Guidance Counselors, SACs, Social Worker, School Psychologist, LDT-C, Intervention and Referral Services. ELL students are provided at least one full period of ESL instruction per day from a certified ESL teacher. Students in High-Intensity ESL programs receive 2 periods of ESL per day from a certified ESL teacher.
School Breakfast program is offered. Students engage in PE and Health every day for 46 minutes. There is a Certified Food Handler as the Food Service Manager. Standards based nutrition education is offered in a variety of subjects.
Parent/Community Involvement is essential to our studentsÃ¢ÂÂ success. In Parsippany-Troy Hills Township Schools, participation is encouraged with activities planned annually: LEAD Program, K-Kids, Interact, Girl/Boy Scouts, PAL, Student Council Big Brothers/Big Sisters, and PACE, just to name a few. The Superintendent and Administration work closely with our PTAs who are very involved in all of our schools. Parents have access to student data through Genesis Portal on our website and receive up-to-date information through SchoolMessenger and our District SharePoint Virtual Folders. The district supports a Ã¢ÂÂSpecial Education Parent AdvisoryÃ¢ÂÂ committee and offers opportunities for parents to participate in Book Study opportunities and other learning throughout the year.
Brooklawn Middle School is comprised of approximately 900 students in grades six, seven and eight. The student body is diverse, reflecting a variety of ethnic and social backgrounds. Our school provides a wide range of comprehensive academic programs for students including pre-honors programs and and a variety of special education inclusive settings to address student needs. Overall, our school offers a myriad of after-school clubs, peer leadership opportunities and additional learning experiences for students.