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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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Supply List

   15-16 Student Supply List one – 2 or 2.5 inch 3 ring binder (recommended with zipper) four – 3-subject spiral notebooks (at least 100 pages each) three sets of five – tab dividers Looseleaf notebook paper Graph paper three – highlighters twelve – blue or black pens twelve – pencils Glue stick Pencil pouch …

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Merrill Highlights

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Main Office Will Open on August 4th

  Merrill’s main office will open bright an early on Tuesday, August 4th for early for any questions you may have. We hope you all have enjoyed a great summer so far!

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Registration Dates and Times

Dear Merrill Families, We hope that each of you have been able to relax and enjoy your summer! As we gear up for another school year at Merrill, we wanted to take this opportunity to share with you our registration process for the 2015 -16 school year.  First, it is imperative that all families including …

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Jaguars at Comic-Con

This past Saturday and Illegal Pete’s sponsored 10 Merrill Jaguars to attend the 2015 Denver Comic-Con! The students who were selected got to attend educational Pop Culture in the Classroom activities and panels as well as  explore the entire Comic-Con which featured over 50,000 attendees over three days. Pop Culture in the Classroom supports …

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Destination Imagination GLOBALS!

Merrill represented well at Destination Imagination Globals in Knoxville, Tennessee! We had 9 students on 2 teams. We are so proud of the work they did all year and the payout of competing on a worldwide stage! Go Jaguars!

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8th Grade BBQ and Trip to Elitch Gardens!

This is a reminder for 8th grade Continuation events. An 8th grade BBQ is planned for June 2nd and a day at Elitch Gardens on June 4th. The BBQ will be free of charge and the cost of Elitch Gardens is $23. This will not include the cost of a meal at the Park. Sack …

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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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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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