The Rockland County Music Educators
Association (RCMEA) is comprised of 150 members from various public and
private school districts across the county.
It is the county unit of the New York State School Music Association (NYSSMA),
and the National Association for Music Education (NAfME), a 130,000 member
The mission of the RCMEA is to foster and
promote music in the schools of Rockland County and to advocate the
educational value of music through program opportunities.
RCMEA’s purposes also include fostering professional growth,
leadership, and mutual understanding among its members; offering opportunities
for outstanding school musicians to appear in all-county choirs, bands, and
orchestras; and to encourage lifelong participation in musical activities.
There are various memberships available to
anyone involved in music education.