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Merritt News 11/08/2017

Upcoming Activities/Events:
10- Veteran's Day Assembly 9:00
11- TRG Color Run @ Belle Isle 10:00-3:00
16- Board Meeting 8:00
17- Tastefest 5:00-8:00
17- 8th grade/High School Exams
20- 8th Grade/High School Exams
20- Trimester 1 ends
21- School Not in Session
22-26- Thanksgiving Break

1. No School Tuesday, November 21, 2017-
School will not be in session on 11-21-17 due to building maintenance that must be performed while the students are not on campus. This means Thanksgiving Break will run from November 21-24. We will be back in session on November 27th.

2. Veteran's day Assembly-
Attached is a flier for our upcoming Veteran's Day Assembly on Friday, November 10th that we are very excited about.

3. Tastefest November 17th 5:00-8:00
Please join us for one of Merritt Academy's biggest events. Taste of Merritt is returning Friday, November 17, 2017. See attached flier for more details and to pre order your tickets. This is Merritt's most successful and biggest fundraiser and all the $$$ raised will be going directly back into the classrooms to benefit our students! Presale for Tastefest ends this Friday, November 10th!

4. School Raffle-
Attached is the flier and tickets for the fall raffle Merritt is running in conjunction with Tastefest. Merritt Academy is trying to raise funds for hands on learning. In order to make this happen, we are having a Raffle Fundraiser. On the back you will find a list of prizes that YOU could win.
We will be selling tickets from November 10th -November 17th. You will also have an opportunity to buy tickets and see the items at the Taste of Merritt Fundraiser, Friday, November 17 from 5pm-8pm (ticket sales stop at 7pm).
On Friday, November 17th, we will hold a drawing in the gym at 7:15pm to announce the winners. We will repeat the winners Monday, November 20th at 7:55 on morning announcements too. You do not need to be present to win. We will contact you to come receive your prize if you won.

5. TRG Color Run-
The Romine Group is hosting a Color Run on Bell Isle this Saturday, November 11th from 10:00-3:00. Please read the attached fliers for more information on this exciting event!

6. Merritt Athletics-
The Macomb County Football Coaches have announced their ALL COUNTY ALL STAR TEAMS FOR THE 2017 FOOTBALL SEASON.
These teams are made up of every single school that plays football in Macomb County and have an enrollment in their High School of 0-1500 students. Merritt Academy is the smallest school the plays football in all of Macomb County.
Merritt was honored to have 2 ALL COUNTY selections. These players will get to attend the all Macomb County Banquet in December as well as be honored in the Macomb Daily for their efforts. (Schools like Cousino, Richmond, WW Tower, big schools).
1st Team Defensive Back- Davon Deshazo (top 4 DB in all of Macomb County)
2nd Team Linebacker- Manny McBride

CONGRATS TO YOU BOTH! Merritt Academy is very proud of you!
Winter sports information is available online at: Please contact Mr Girvin with any questions.

7. Order your Merritt Apparel on line-

Go to to order your Merritt Spirit Wear!