Merryhill School News

Cookie Dough Fundraiser

We have just a few days remaining for our fall fundraiser! There are many yummy and useful treats available for sale. In addition, there are many awesome prizes for our students that sell, including Build-a-Buddy, cash machine, and pre-paid Visa gift cards! In addition, the students can still continue to collect Marvel hero buddies between now and Monday!

All order forms and payments must be submitted to the office by Monday, October 2nd. Thank you for your support of our fundraiser!

Fall Picture Day

We will be having fall pictures taken next week. The schedule is as follows:

  • Monday, October 2nd - All students in preschool building (including preschool siblings), as well as a yearbook head shot (in uniforms) for all elementary students
  • Tuesday, October 3rd - All students in the elementary building (including siblings) - uniforms not required this day

Fall Festival - October 28th

We will be holding our annual Fall Festival on Saturday, October 28th from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. This is a wonderful event with games, candy, costumes, and fall fun - all in a safe environment!

This is a free event for our families. We do appreciate your donations of candy and prizes, and we always appreciate volunteers to help us work a game. We also appreciate any donations from your employer or other businesses such as gift cards, coupons, etc.

Uniform Clearance

We have a few miscellaneous uniforms pieces in our inventory that we are selling on clearance. These are the only sizes available; we have a limited quantity of each.

  • Peter Pan short sleeve blouses - extra small, medium, large - $15
  • Peter Pan long sleeve blouses - extra extra small, extra small, medium - $15
  • Jumpers - sizes 8, 10, 12, 14, 16 - $20
  • Sweater vest - extra small - $25
  • Beanie hat - burgundy - $5
  • Hooded weather resistant jacket - youth medium red and youth large black - $20
  • Full zip hooded sweatshirt - youth medium pink and youth medium red - $18

Supplies limited. Uniform order forms will be sent home this week if you need to order any additional items. Orders and payments due by October 4th. Remember cooler weather is coming!

Think Kindness

You will be receiving a letter regarding our new character program, Think Kindness. This is an amazing program in which our students will be challenged by their teachers and peers to do acts of kindness. Each month will have a different theme. We are excited about the positive impact that will be had on our entire school community.

We are excited for the first month of the program - Kindness Ninjas! We will be spending the month of October performing acts of kindness Ninja style! We can performs acts of kindness without needing recognition! It is good to be kind!

Upcoming Events

  • Monday, October 2nd - Fundraiser forms and payments due
  • Monday, October 2nd and Tuesday, October 3rd: School picture days
  • Thursday, October 5th: Hearing and vision screening
  • Friday, October 6th: College Day - wear your favorite college's shirt
  • Friday, October 6th: Elementary Early Dismissal for all elementary students 11:00 a.m
  • Friday, October 6th: Family Movie Night - 7:00 p.m.
  • Friday, October 6th - Friday, October 13th - Elementary parent conferences
  • Tuesday, October 10th - Fourth Grade trip to Bass Hall