Merryhill School News

December 19, 2018

Happy Holidays!!

We want to wish you and your family a very happy holiday from our Merryhill family to yours!


We are very blessed to have your children in our Merryhill family and are proud of the amazing continued growth and development that we see in our students. Our program excels the students beyond their same age peers, and we are so thrilled that you have allowed us to play an integral part in your child's life. Thank you for trusting us, and thank you for sharing your very special children with us! We have the very best job in the world getting to work with and help these wonderful children develop and progress each and every day!


Enjoy your holiday with friends and family and enjoy the wonderful memories and experiences with your children!

Holiday Hours

Just a reminder of the upcoming holiday changes to our school programming and hours:



  • December 21 - January 4 - Winter Break - no instructional classes
  • December 24-25 - School closed for Christmas holiday
  • December 31 - Close at 4:30 pm
  • January 1 - School closed for New Year holiday


**Please note that only the preschool office will be open during Winter Break; all students will need to please enter and exit through that office.

Holiday Parties / Early Dismissal

Our classroom holiday parties and book exchange are scheduled for Thursday, December 20th at 9:00 a.m. We will be having breakfast parties; please sign up on the form on your class door to bring an item to share with your classmates.


We will also have a book exchange during the party. We ask that each child bring a new wrapped book appropriate for your child's age; there is a $10 price limit.


The elementary students will be dismissed from academic classes at 11:00 a.m.

Parenting through the holidays

Enjoy this quick read of some helpful tips as we parent through the busy holiday time to enjoy every minute of your time together!


https://www.webmd.com/parenting/features/parenting_tips_for_the_holidays#1

Daddy and Daughter Dance - Mark your calendars!!

Mark your calendars - our annual Daddy and Daughter Dance will be held on Friday, February 15th from 7:00-9:00 p.m. Tickets will go on sale in January, but mark the date on your calendar for this memorable event!

Upcoming Events

  • December 20: Class Holiday Parties and Book Exchange
  • December 20: Early dismissal for elementary students 11:00 a.m.
  • December 21: 2nd through 6th grade field trip to see Mary Poppins - Merryhill spirit shirt with phone number required
  • December 21-January 4: Winter Break - no instructional classes
  • December 24-25: School closed
  • December 26: Winter Break craft
  • December 26-28: School open normal hours
  • December 27: Kindergarten and 1st Grade field trip to see Mary Poppins - Merryhill spirit shirt with phone number required
  • December 28: Game truck for all elementary students
  • December 31: Elementary New Year's party 10:00 a.m.
  • December 31: School closed at 4:30 p.m.
  • January 1: School closed
  • January 2: Kindergarten and 1st Grade field trip to CiCi's 10:45 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
  • January 3: 2nd through 6th Grade field trip to CiCi's 10:45 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
  • January 4: Elementary Pajama and Movie Day
  • January 2-4: School open normal hours
  • January 7: Normal instructional classes resume