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Welcome to Merrill

Mission

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

Vision

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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Destination Imagination Globals

The Merrill Destination Imagination Improv Team has made it to GLOBALS! The team will compete in the Global Championships in Tennessee on May 18th – 24th against teams from over 40 countries.  They need to raise $5000 for travel costs and entry fee. Let’s help them get there!  

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Monthly Character Pillar

Citizenship – Think regal purple as representing the state Do your share to make your school and community better • Cooperate • Get involved in community affairs • Stay informed; vote • Be a good neighbor • Obey laws and rules • Respect authority • Protect the environment • Volunteer Find out more about the …

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Merrill Improvement Fund

Merrill Improvement Fund

Make a contribution to the Merrill Improvement Fund to enrich opportunities for students.  What can you give – $5, $25, $100, more?  Anything helps as your donation will go towards: Teacher Wish List 2 Comfortable chairs for Counseling office Spanish – Gift Certificate to costume and supply shop for props, costumes & wigs for Spanish …

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Merrill Longboarding Class Acknowledged by JP Morgan/Chase and Google!

Two years ago, Merrill Middle School started a longboarding enrichment for their students. They partnered with a local company, KoTA Longboards, and created a class to not only teach students how to longboard, but to also teach them life skills. “Balance on the board, balance in life.” Last week, KoTA Longboards was honored by receiving …

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Academic Breakfast Club

Please join us every Saturday 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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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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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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