Merryhill Elementary-Summerlin

Week 23: Friday Letter (January 26, 2018)

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Priority Registration is OPEN! (with update)

Priority registration is open from now until February 16th. For the first fifty students registering, we will give a $150 discount on the registration fee! For all remaining priority registrations, there will be a $100 discount on the registration fee through February 16th.


Please call or email if you'd like the 2018-19 registration paperwork!


*Update*

Thank you to everyone who has registered for the 2018-19 school year.


We currently have about a dozen more spots at the $150 discounted registration price!

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Reading [Spirit] Week (February 26-March 2nd)

Reading [Spirit] Week is coming up at the end of February. In preparation for this, we will be sending home a reading log in the Monday folders. We are having a month-long challenge, ending on February 23rd, to boost our students' READING SPIRIT! Keep an eye out for this next week!
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Parent-Child Dance: Written in the Stars

Our parent-child semi-formal dance, Written in the Stars, will be held on Friday, February 16th. We will have music, appetizers, a photographer, and a night-sky viewing facilitated by the Las Vegas Astronomical Society. Bring your dancing shoes and join us as we enjoy an evening filled with stars. ($5/family; $1/digital photo pose)


If you plan on attending, please let us know here.

Science Fair Topic due February 2nd (for individual projects!)

Last week's Friday Letter discussed our science fair. For those who are doing individual projects, please remember that Friday, February 2nd is the deadline to give your teacher the topic!
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Girl Scout Update: Mermaid Under the Sea Party @ Council

For those registered in Troop 139, there will be a Mermaid Under the Sea party at the Girl Scouts of Southern Nevada Council located at 2941 E. Harris Avenue. If you are planning on going, and have not yet filled out an RSVP, please RSVP here.

Faculty Acknowledgement

Do you want to send a kudos out to a member of our faculty or staff? Here's the form to help you do that.


The kind messages are put up in our teachers' lounge for the teachers to read.

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Important Upcoming Dates

Saturday, January 27-Mermaid Under the Sea Party @ Girl Scout Council for all registered Girl Scouts in Troop #139, 5PM-8PM (RSVP requested)


Tuesday, January 30-Little Caesar's fundraiser final order due


Friday, February 2-Enrollment Q&A with Enrollment Specialist, 8AM-8:45AM


Monday, February 5-Friday, February 9-BOOK FAIR (PTO)


Friday, February 16th-NO SCHOOL (teacher in-service)


Friday, February 16th-Day Camp offered (registration link coming soon)


Friday, February 16th-Written in the Stars, parent-child semi-formal, 6PM-8PM


Mon, February 26-Friday, March 2-Reading [Spirit] Week


Thursday, March 15-Science Showcase, 6PM-8PM

PTO Links

If you'd like to donate for the Valentine's Day Social, click here.


If you'd like to volunteer to work the book fair, click here.

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Little Caesar's Fundraiser Update

We have raised $390 of our $1000 goal. I am extending the fundraiser until Tuesday, January 30th.

For those interested, you can order online by clicking here and entering the Fundraiser ID: 343599.


All orders will be shipped directly to us and we will alert you when they arrive.


Thank you, as always, for your continued support of our school!

$610 left until we reach our goal!

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Thank You for Donating to Jump Rope for Heart

To all who have supported our fourth grade's Giving Without Walls project, we thank you for your donations. Our goal was to raise $5000 for the American Heart Association and we have already raised $3240 in our first week! The project will run through February and we're in a great position to not only meet, but exceed our goals!