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Merritt News 11-05-2018


  • 8- Fall MS and HS Music Concert 6:00
  • 9- Dress Down, No popcorn
  • 12- Veteran's Day Assembly
  • 12- Picture Retakes
  • 12- Veteran's Day Dress Down
  • 12- K-8 Report Cards and 9-12 Progress Reports Sent Home
  • 15- School Board Meeting 8:00
  • 21-23- No School Thanksgiving Break

1. Veteran's Day Assembly and Dress Down

The veteran's day assembly is November 12th @ 9:00. Everyone is welcomed to attend. Also we will be doing a paid dress down for $1.00 to raise money for our Veteran's. The theme is red, white, and blue.

****** This is the same day as picture retakes so if your child is participating in the dress down day and are getting picture retakes they will need to bring their uniform shirt as well.

2. Picture Retakes

Kaiser Studios will be here on the morning of Monday, November 12 for school picture retakes. Forms are available in office. If your student is getting their pictures retaken please bring in old picture packages.

3. Cards for a Cause Fundraiser

Want to help families in need this holiday season? Please help raise money for the Merritt Academy Giving Tree by participating in the Cards for a Cause Fundraiser going on now through Monday, November 19th. Whichever class sells the most card boxes will earn a pizza, ice cream, & movie extravaganza!

***For middle school this will be your 2nd hour class. ***For high school students this will be your grade level.

Some Important information you need to know:

*Boxes cost $30 - Which Includes 30 cards. So that's only $1 per card!

*Order forms are due November 19th!

*Examples of the card boxes are located in the office.

4. Achatz Pie Pick Up

The Achatz Pie Band Fundraiser orders will be ready for pick up this Wednesday, November 7, 2018 at 3pm in the band room. All orders must be picked up by 4pm. Please remember that many items are perishable and we have no freezer space available for storage. Orders not picked up by 4pm will be lost and are non refundable.

***If any Band Parents are available to help us sort the order we would greatly appreciate the help. Please let Mr. Kimsey know. The delivery is scheduled for 1pm on Wednesday, November 7, 2018.

Middle School/High School Fall Band Concert is this Thursday, November 8, 2018 at 6pm in the High School Gymnasium.

5. K-8 Report Cards and 9-12 Progress Reports

Report Cards and Progress reports will be sent home on Monday, November 12th. Please look in your child's folder or ask them for it on this day.