May Bright Lights of '17

Getting ready for MAP and F+P

Can you beat reading and learning?

We hope you take some time to check out the Literacy Night information. Good chance to relax and learn. Hope to see you there.

Soccer Goals Score with the children

Our PTO has come through again with the purchase of these cool soccer goals. A student wrote to the PTO via a grant and it was a done deal. The students are getting a real "kick" out of playing with their friends.

Celebration Day is Friday, June 2nd

Our 7th annual Celebration Day is scheduled for Friday, June 2nd. In the coming weeks you will hear more about this from our PTO and PE teachers. Keep an eye out for some exciting opportunities that have been planned for that day. We are looking forward to an opening ceremony much like last year which was such a terrific time.

camp invention is july 31st through august 4th

Camp Invention is coming to Merton this year as part of our summer school program for the amazingly low price of $35. This camp experience is for students entering grades K-6 and will take place the week of July 31-August 4 (which is the week between July and August summer school courses). Spots are filling up incredibly quickly, and we anticipate this opportunity being closed very soon. Want to register? Please call Camp Invention customer service at 1-800-968-4332. Want more information? Check out

Worth a moment to read

Very true words here, thanks for taking the moment and considering the power of the words.
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Mike Budisch

The month of May is full of events, opportunities, and memories. We are hopeful that you know our commitment to the children continues as the month moves on toward the close of school. Please continue to support our work with the children because we need it as much as ever.