Morris Hills Regional School District Information for 8th Graders

  • Graduates of the Rockaway Borough School District attend Morris Hills High School which is operated by the Morris Hills Regional District. Feel free to reference their homepage below.
    Morris Hills Regional District Homepage

    The following information is pertinent to current 8th graders and their parents:

    December 18th, 2019 - Morris Hills High School visits TJ. Representatives from each content area visit Thomas Jefferson Middle School to go over their courses and what to expect. 

    January 7th, 2020 - 8th Grade High School Parent & Student Orientation (Morris Hills) - 7:00pm

    January 9th, 2020 - 8th Grade High School Parent & Student Orientation (Morris Knolls) - 7:00pm

    January, 2020 - Student scheduling; Please contact Ms. Barbone to schedule an appointment: 

    Below are the porvided programs offered withing the Morris Hills Regional School District:


    Morris County Vocational School District

    High School - Full Time Career Academy Programs

    The MCVSD Academy programs offer students a unique high school experience combining comprehensive academics with focused Career and Technical Education (CTE) classes. The Academy programs are full time, comprehensive high school programs (9th-12th). MCVSD offers a variety of full time Academy programs, most of which are located at the Denville campus and comprise the full time Morris County School of Technology. Additional full time Academy programs exist in partner school districts and are referred to as satellite Academy programs. Each of the full time Academy programs has a focused 4-year curriculum in the respective career area. The programs are guided by Advisory Councils which consist of business and industry partners, representatives from post-secondary institutions, students, parents and other important stakeholders. 

     Students who are currently in 8th grade may apply to an Academy. The application will open on  September and close November.

    • Animal Science 
    • Biotechnology (Located at Mt. Lakes HS)
    • Computer and Information Sciences
    • Culinary Arts
    • Design
    • Education and Learning
    • Evironmenta Science (Located at Jefferson HS
    • Finance and INternational Business
    • Law & Public Saftey 
    • Mathematics, Science and Engineering (Located at Morris Hills HS)
    • Multimedia 
    • Athletic Training & Physical Therapy (Located at Roxbury HS)
    • Performing Arts - Dance, Theater and Vocal Performance (Located at Morris Knolls HS)

    *All programs, unless stated otherwise, are located at the Morris County School of Technology

    Please visit their website for more information: