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Merrill engages, encourages and empowers every student to be an independent, critical thinker in a collaborative community.


Merrill will uphold a culture of excellence that prepares all students for success in college, career and the world around them.


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School Choice and Enrollment

SchoolChoice and Enrollment Season is Here! SchoolChoice season is in full swing, and forms for 2015-2016 are now available online and in schools. The deadline to submit a SchoolChoice form is January 30, 2015 at 4 p.m. Note that forms can now be completed online, and families who complete forms online will automatically be entered …

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Monthly Character Pillar

Responsibility – Think being responsible for a garden or finances; or as in being solid and reliable like an oak Do what you are supposed to do • Plan ahead • Persevere: keep on trying! • Always do your best • Use self-control • Be self-disciplined • Think before you act — consider the consequences …

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Academic Breakfast Club

Please join us two Saturdays a month from 9-11 for Academic Saturday School! This is a great opportunity to connect with your teachers and get a little extra help with your classes. Also, did we mention that breakfast is included? Well, it is! We will see you then.

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Merrill Restaurant Night

 Help support Merrill by eating at The Garlic Knot Tuesday January 27 from 5:00 – 9:00pm The Garlic Knot 2553 South Colorado Blvd 720-542-3528 map 20% of proceeds go back to Merrill PTO (beer & wine included, so plan to stay and eat there!) Please mention Merrill Middle School at time of purchase. Spread the …

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Thank You Teachers!

We hope you all are surrounded by family and friends today. We are thankful for our students, our teachers and our community! It’s because of you that Merrill is such an amazing place to be. Our students put together a little video for our teachers last week, and this is what they had to say… …

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Parent Portal

Be sure you are signed up for the DPS Parent Portal. You will have first hand access to your student’s academic career.  The Portal will give you access to all your student data.  It will also be the resource for DPS School Choice this year.  Find out more……

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King Soopers Cards

Raising money for Merrill is as easy as buying your groceries!!!  Merrill’s PTO has King Soopers gift cards available for purchase.  Get a re-loadable gift card and use like cash.  5% of your purchases will come back to Merrill to support school activities, teachers and sports. Please contact Kerry Gray if interested at 720-295-7667.King Soopers …

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5 Reasons to Cheer for Merrill!

We got together with our good friend, Cameron Hughes, and came up with the top 5 reasons to cheer for Merrill this year. Click on the link below for his message! Merrill Middle School ROCKS!

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3 Years Straight

3 Years Straight

For the third year in a row, Merrill Middle School is green! Schools that Meet Expectations are performing at the level that the district expects and have high ratings in either the Academic Growth or Academic Proficiency category, or the school has good ratings in both categories. We are very proud of our students, teachers and …

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