Merrill Middle School

Principal Message

C Sylvester headshot

Thank you for taking the time to learn more about Merrill Middle School!

As you peruse our site, I would like to remind you of some of the things that make Merrill such a unique school.

  • A diverse international population comprised of over 30 countries.  We have representation from every continent except Antarctica.  Our student population speaks over 25 languages and dialects.
  • Honors courses  at all grade levels.
  • Advisement at all grade levels.
  • Strong elective program for all students. Current elective offerings include (at every grade level):  PE, Music (Band, Choir, Guitar), Art, Spanish, Drama, and Gifted and Talented.
  • Diverse selection of enrichment activities, after-school clubs, and mentoring opportunities. Current opportunities include: Apple Apps, Mathletics, Longboarding, Financial Literacy, Lego Robotics, Global Scholars, Yearbook, and French Language & Culture.
  • Strong athletic program – Flag Football, Softball, Basketball, Soccer, Baseball, Cross Country, Volleyball, Floor Hockey.

We are all very excited about the great things taking place at Merrill this year and next. I invite you to be a part of the discussion to enrich Merrill, your neighborhood middle school.

Sincerely,

Christina Sylvester
720.424.0600
christina_sylvester@dpsk12.org

Merrill Middle School is proud to partner with the Center for Urban Education (CUE) at Metropolitan State College of Denver to support effective teaching and learning in urban schools.