Merryhill School News

Yearbook and Field Day shirts

We are sending home order forms today for the 2017-2018 Merryhill yearbook (for Pre-K Green and Yellow and elementary students) and for the Field Day shirts (elementary only). The orders will be due by Thursday, April 19th.
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Pirates! The Musical

All of our students in 1st grade and older will be participating in Pirates! The Musical on Tuesday, April 24th at 7:00 p.m. at the Bob Duncan Community Center. This will be an awesome evening and fun for all ages! We hope to see all families - both preschool and elementary - come and enjoy the show! Tickets are on sale in both offices until Tuesday, April 17th. Tickets are $10 / adults and $5 / students. After April 17th, tickets will be $20 / adults and $10 / students.

Buckaroo Ball

Get your tickets today for a wonderful event for our boys and the special adult(s) in their lives! It will be a great night to "kick up your heels," have barbeque, and enjoy amazing memories to last a lifetime!


Tickets are now on sale in each office for $20 / adults, $10 / students four and older, and $5 / students 3 and younger. Tickets will be available until Friday, April 13th.

Parenting Resources - Helping your child be more independent

As much as we all want to be there to support our children, it is also important to teach them independence.


https://www.todaysparent.com/kids/teaching-kids-to-be-more-independent/

ERB Standardized Testing

All Kindergarten through Seventh Grade students will participate in ERB standardized testing during the month of April. Students need to ensure that they are at school on time, get a good night's sleep, and have a good breakfast.


Kindergarten: Students are testing individually in one setting and will be completed throughout the month

1st Grade: Week of April 23rd

2nd-6th Grade: Week of April 16th

Mixed Bags Fundraiser

We have just one week remaining in our Mixed Bags fundraiser. We will be having a party for the class with the highest sales. For every five items sold, you will receive a raffle tickets for a $100 voucher!!


Do not miss this great opportunity to purchase inexpensive products that will last! These make great Mother's Day gifts!!

Summer Camp 2018

We will be having a wonderful summer at Merryhill School! We will have fun activities, crafts, and field trips for our students! We hope that your child plans to be with us for a wonderful summer!

Save the Date - Spring activities

As you know, the spring and end of school year become very busy and full of wonderful events! Please see the list below for some dates to note on your calendar.



  • April 11-13: 4th and 5th Grade class trip to Austin and San Antonio
  • April 13: Family Movie Night 7:00 p.m.
  • April 24: "Pirates: The Musical!" performed by 1st-6th Grades at the Bob Duncan Community Center 7:00 p.m.
  • May 3: Art Show 7:00 p.m.
  • May 4: Pre-Kindergarten Picnic
  • May 4: Aloha Dance - 2nd Grade and older - 7:00 p.m.
  • May 8-11: 6th Grade class trip to Washington D.C.
  • May 11: Mother's Day Breakfast
  • May 25: Elementary Field Day
  • May 29: Sixth Grade Graduation 1:00 p.m.
  • May 29: Kindergarten Graduation 7:00 p.m.
  • May 30: Student Award Assembly 2:30 p.m. - Invitations will be sent.
  • May 31: Last day of school
  • June 1: Elementary and after school program and building closed

Upcoming Events

  • April 9: Sixth Grade enrichment trip to George W. Bush Presidential Library
  • April 11-13: Fourth and Fifth Grade overnight trip to Austin and San Antonio
  • April 13: Family Movie Night 7:00 p.m.
  • April 16: Kindergarten Graduation fee due
  • April 16: Mixed Bags fundraiser orders due
  • April 19: Cici's Spirit Night
  • April 19: Yearbook and Field Day shirt orders due
  • April 20: Earth Day celebration
  • April 20: Specialty summer camps sent home
  • April 23: First Grade enrichment trip to the Omni
  • April 24: Pirates! The Musical - 7:00 p.m. at Bob Duncan Community Center
  • April 25: Class pictures and Kindergarten Graduation pictures
  • April 27: Mother and Son Buckaroo Ball 7:00-9:00 p.m.
  • April 27: Elementary early dismissal 11:00 a.m.