Merryhill School News

March 8, 2019

Spring Break 2019

Next week is Spring Break! We look forward to a fun week with those students that will be in attendance and wish those of you taking some time off a wonderful, restful week!


For those that will be here, please note that we will only be opening the Preschool building from 6:30-7:15 a.m., so all students will be dropped off there. Beginning at 7:15, all students that are normally in the Elementary building will be moved there for the remainder of the day. The elementary office will open beginning at 7:15 a.m.


Elementary Spring Break activities:


Monday - Wheels Day - bring your non-motorized wheels with a helmet

Tuesday - 2nd Grade and older field trip to Sea Quest - 8:30-4:30 (must arrive by 8:00 a.m.) - Sack lunch and Merryhill spirit shirt (uniform shirts / Field Day shirts not allowed)

Wednesday - Class rotations of STEAM, cooking, art, and sports

Wednesday - special visit / snack from Pokey O's Ice Cream Treats

Thursday - Kindergarten and 1st Grade field trip to Sea Quest - 8:30-4:30 (must arrive by 8:00 a.m.) - Sack lunch and Merryhill spirit shirt (uniform shirts / Field Day shirts not allowed)

Daylight Saving Time Begins

Remember to spring forward and change your clocks on Sunday!

Spring Pictures

We can accept picture orders through today.

Mother and Son Dance - SAVE THE DATE

Save the date - our Mother and Son Dance will be held on Friday, April 5th from 7:00-9:00 p.m. Details will be emailed out next week and tickets will be on sale beginning Monday, March 18th.

Upcoming Events

  • March 10: Daylight Saving time begins
  • March 11-15: Spring Break
  • March 18: Reading Month launches
  • March 18-22: Scholastic Book Fair
  • March 19: 4th, 5th, and 6th grade class trip meeting at 6:00 p.m.
  • March 19: 4th and 5th grade trip payment due
  • March 26: Lunch Bunch
  • March 28: Elementary Report Cards
  • March 29: Spirit Day
  • March 29: Fantastic Friday
  • April 3: Kona Ice (elementary building only)
  • April 5: Colors of Love
  • April 5: Mother and Son Dance 7:00-9:00 p.m.
  • April 5: Big Steps Little Feet 9:30 a.m.
  • April 10-12: 4th and 5th Grade class trip to Houston and Galveston
  • April 12: Character Day - Fairness - wear orange
  • April 15-24: ERB testing (day varies by grade level)
  • April 15: Graduation fee due
  • April 15: Field Day fee due
  • April 16: Chick Fil A Spirit Night