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Summer FAQ

Is the RMA Office Open this Summer?
Rowlett Middle Academy is currently operating on summer hours with limited staff.  The front office will be open from 8:00 AM-4:00 PM Monday-Thursday. We are closed for vacation from June 27th through July 8th.

When is Open House / Parent University? 
These events are tentatively scheduled for August 6th. More details to come!
 
When will I receive my child's 21-22 FSA Test Scores?
Reports will be distributed to students the first week of 22-23. (tentatively).
 
Are there any summer assignments for my 22-23 student?
Yes, there are reading and interdisciplinary projects. More information can be found here
 
My child is new to Rowlett. What resources are available to help them prepare for 22-23?
We invite all new students to attend the Bridge to RMA Zoom Sessions available this Summer. If your child didn't attend the "Hands-On Habits" Leadership Training in May, please have them complete the alternative assignment. View the informational videos here and complete this reflection form.
 
How can I review my child's report card?
Report cards are posted in FOCUS. Please view your child's Q4 grades/report card via the Parent Portal. Not sure how to connect? Visit our FOCUS Help Page.
 
I am not connected to FOCUS. Can I connect now?
We will be able to help you establish a FOCUS account in the Fall. The process is explained here: FOCUS Help Page.
 
Is the 22-23 School Calendar available?
Yes, click here to view it.
 
What are the 22-23 School Hours?
8:20AM - 3:20PM. 
 
What will Block Scheduling look like this year?
We've streamlined our schedule. Students attend all classes on Monday, Tuesday and Thursday attend even classes, and Wednesday and Friday attend odd classes. iLead will now take place in 5th period.
 
Monday - Parliament Day (All classes)
Tuesday - Even Day (2, 4, 5, 6)
Wednesday - Odd Day (1, 3, 5, 7)
Thursday - Even Day (2, 4, 5, 6)
Friday - Odd Day (1, 3, 5, 7)
 
When will I find out my child's 22-23 schedule?
Because schedules are currently a "work in progress," we are not fielding any requests or changes at this time. Schedules for new students will be available to pick up on August 4th and 5th.  Returning students can log in to Focus on the morning of August 10th to see their schedules. This date is set by the district. We will also have staff available to help on the first day and students will receive a printed copy in their first class of the day.
 
How can I register for bus service for 22-23?
The deadline to request bus service has passed. If you did not submit a request prior to the deadline, you may complete the Bus Wait List Form. You will be added to the end of the current list. We cannot guarantee you will receive a spot on the bus for 22-23.
 
Can I register my child for "The Roost" Before and/Or After Care for 22-23?
You will be able to register your child for "The Roost" later this Summer. Please standby! In the meantime, you may review the 21-22 Information, which is subject to change.
 
Is it still possible to enroll my student for the 22-23 school year?
While our application window has closed, we invite you to complete our Stand-By Application.
 
What are the Uniform Requirements?
Mandatory requirements can be found here
 
Where can I purchase uniforms?
We work with vendors such as Manatee Apparel or Lands' End (School Number: 900183971). If ordering from Manatee Apparel, you may wish to order 3-4 weeks before the desired receipt of items. You may also purchase your own items via the store of your choice as long as they follow our requirements and have the patches applied as needed. Some outerwear is also available via our school website.
 
I want to purchase patches for polo shirts I've purchased. Can I come to the school office?
Yes, you may stop by during our Summer Hours. Patches are $3 each and may be purchased with cash or check made payable to Rowlett Middle Academy. Exact change only, please.
 
Do I need to submit an application for Free/Reduced Meals for 22-23?
This application will be made available July 18th. More information about our Cafeteria can be found here
 
What supplies will I need to provide for my student in 22-23?
Our 22-23 Supply List can be found here
 
Where can I purchase arts, music, PE supplies/uniforms for 22-23? 
These items can be purchased on our website under the "SHOP" tab. Items will be updated and added over the summer, but we do recommend you wait until you have received your child's schedule so you know which elective materials they might need.
 
I need to return Technology to campus. When can I do that?
Please visit the school office during normal business hours.
 
How can I connect to Bloomz (School Messaging Application)?
Invites for 22-23 will be shared soon. Please stand-by. Invites will be shared with the emails/phone numbers we have on file for you in FOCUS.
 
I want to remove myself from the Bloomz messaging application. How can I do that?
There is a chance we might need to message our 21-22 families via Bloomz over the summer. For that reason, will not be "removing" families until we are ready to upload the 22-23 information. If you wish to remove yourself prior to that date later this summer, you may follow these steps.
 
I'd like to learn more about Parent-Student requirements... How can I learn more?
We invite you to review the Parent-Student Handbook for 21-22. The 22-23 update is forthcoming.
 
I'm looking for 21-22 Sailing On photos/video, where can I find them?
Please standby these items are forthcoming.
 
I want to sign-up for Rowlett Family Association committees. Can I still help out?
Yes! Please complete our online interest form.
 
Are 21-22 Yearbooks still available for purchase?
No, unfortunately, we are sold out.