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Merritt News 12-17-2018


  • 18/19- Elf Shelf
  • 20- Paid Dress Down to benefit Sophomore Class
  • 20- Pre School Cookies with Santa @ 5:00
  • 20- 6-12 Holiday Band Concert @ 6:00
  • 21- Dress Down, No popcorn
  • 21- Breakfast with Santa 7:00 a.m.
  • 24-January 2- Christmas Break
  • January 3- Merritt Mustangs Play at U of M 3:00

1. Paid Casual Day Thursday, December 20th

On Thursday, December 20th there will be a paid dress down day to benefit the sophomore class. The theme of this dress down day is to dress in holiday/Christmas colors. If you would like your child to participate please send them in with a $1.00.

2. Merritt Academy Elf Shelf

Merritt Academy will be sponsoring an Elf Shelf for students in Pre School to 5th grade to buy presents for siblings, parents, or whoever that special somebody is. A preview day for the students is set up for Monday, December 17th. Shopping days for the students will be as follows:

Pre School to 2nd -Tuesday, December 18th

3rd-5th - Wednesday, December 19th.

Please send money if you wish for your child(ren) to participate. Parent volunteers, high school students, and staff will be helping your child choose and wrap their gifts. All gifts this year are $1.00- $2.00.

3. Merritt Academy Holiday Band Concert

On Thursday, December 20th @ 6:00 come join Mr. Kimsey and the award winning middle and high school concert bands to help get you in the Christmas Spirit. This promises to be a relaxing evening showing off the great musicians we have here at Merritt.

4. Breakfast With Santa (Preschool-Fifth)

On Friday, December 21st from 7:00-7:45, please join us for Breakfast with Santa in the big gymnasium. The breakfast will consist of a variety of breakfast breads and juice. Merritt Academy preschool through fifth grade students will have the opportunity to meet Santa and get a picture taken with him. All this is free of charge. These pictures will be delivered to your child later that day. Please plan on taking the time out of your busy holiday schedule to join us.