PARSIPPANY, NJ - The school district of Parsippany-Troy Hills has been honored with the Support Music Merit Award from The NAMM Foundation for its outstanding commitment to music education.

The Support Music Merit Award recognizes individual schools that demonstrate outstanding achievement in efforts to provide music access and education to all students.

Parsippany is one of  583 school districts that are among the Best Communities in the nation for music education.  The award program recognizes outstanding efforts by teachers, administrators, parents, students and community leaders who have made music education part of a well-rounded education.  Designations are made to districts and schools that demonstrate an exceptionally high commitment and access to music education.