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back to school

Hello Merwin Families and welcome to the 2014-2015 school year!

School has officially begun and our students are off to another amazing school year full of learning, fun, and friends.  This month we have Back to school night for our 3rd through 5th grade students on Thursday, September 4, 2014.  Please join us for our PTA meeting at 5:30 in the cafeteria.

Mrs. Faur

Upcoming events:

Merwin Bookfair is September 4th through September 11th,  All of the funds from the bookfair support our library.  Fo more opportunities to support our bookfair please click on the link to the right of this column.

Back to school night for 3rd through 5th grade:
Thursday, September 4, 2014  5:30 to 7:15 pm




Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday School Hours

Kindergarten  8:10 am to 1:10 pm 

Grades 1-3     8:10 am to 2:07 pm 
 Grades 4-5    8:10 am to 2:24 pm 

Tuesday Early Out School Hours: 

• Kindergarten 8:10 am to 12:50 am
• Grades 1-3    8:10 am to 12:50 pm
• Grades 4-4    8:10 am to 1:10 pm 

Please visit our Office pages to find forms, school supply lists and more!

Merwin Elementary is a No Excuses University School!

It is my pleasure to announce Merwin’s acceptance into the No Excuses University Network. This is a national group of schools that are committed to the No Excuses University (NEU) philosophy and a school culture which is grounded on one pledge and one goal.

We are committed to creating a school that knows no limits to the academic success of each student. (Merwin Pledge)

Every student without exception and without excuse will be proficient in reading, language arts, and math. (Our One Goal)


Enroll your student at the district office
June 17-July 28 Mondays only
July 29-August 16 8am-4pm daily


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