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Upcoming Fundraising Opportunities For Merrill

Merrill’s first restaurant night of the year is here!  Join us at SmashBurger on September 25th from 5:00 – 8:00 P.M. off Colorado and Mississippi.  Merrill receives $1 for every entree sold!  There is no flier necessary, just mention Merrill when ordering.   Also, SuperCuts by DU, on University, is hosting a Merrill fundraiser.  Merrill …

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2014-2015 School Supply List

Parents and Students, Please click on the link below for the 2014-2015 School Supply List. Thank you.  2014-2015 Supply List

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Merrill Middle School – 2014 Science Fair Winners

Click  Science Fair Pictures to view pictures of the winning projects. 2014 Science Fair PLACE 8th Grade 7th Grade 6th Grade 1st Nate Brill Aidan Schlue Anna Wagoner 2nd Lauren Pate Katy Maloney Kyle Peterson 3rd Sabrina Yusapova Rahel Gebretsadik Adriona Selgado Honorable Mention Sama Kareen Chelsea Rowlett & Emmalynn Perruccio Ben Mayer

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International Festival Pictures

Click the following link to see pictures from the International Festival:    IF

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Attention: Students wishing to go on the 2015 Washington D.C. Field Trip

Hi 6th and 7th Grade Parents and Guardians! Congratulations on the end of a great school year.  I wanted to pass on one last time – due to continued interest, the spring discount deadline for the Washington DC trip has been extended to June 16, 2014! This will be the last extension for the discount.  We …

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Two Merrill Students receive the Colorado Youth Citizenship Award

Jay Iyema (Right) and Antonio Garcia (Left) received the Colorado Youth Citizenship Award for 2014. The Colorado Youth Citizenship Award was founded in 1976, in the belief that whatever is honored and respected will be cultivated and rewarded in middle school students. It is affiliated with Colorado Awards, a non-profit organization whose purpose is to strengthen the …

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Mayors Youth Award

Merrill Student is Honored by Mayor Hancock

The Mayor’s Youth Award honors teenagers between the ages of 13 and 19 who have overcome adversity to achieve success. The award seeks to recognize and support young people who have made positive changes and exhibited strength and determination when faced with challenges. Award recipients are determined through a nomination and selection process to recognize …

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Merrill Students Perform at the Shakespeare Festival

The DPS  Shakespeare Festival is a unique event that occurs every spring and provides the opportunity for more than 5,000 students in grades 1-12 to come together at The Denver Center of Performing Arts to perform Shakespeare skits.  This year, 30 Merrill students in grades 6,7,8th took part in the event performing skits from Hamlet, …

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Merrill Middle School and the Winter Olympics!

With the support of a few future Merrill parents, Merrill Middle School has represented well in Sochi. A few of our students in the Art enrichment made a poster to travel half-way around the world, and we’d like to think we’ve been a pretty good lucky charm. So far, we’ve been in attendance for 3 …

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Merrill Honored by the Governor and CDE!

  For the second year in a row, Merrill Middle School has been named a Center of Excellence by the Colorado Department of Education! This is a testament to our teachers and students working hard to achieve greatness! We will be honored next week by the board of education. Words cannot express how proud we …

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