2020-21 School Planning Survey

As we plan for the 2020-21 school year, we want to hear our parent's thoughts and concerns. We are asking all parents to fill out this survey by July 10th. Your feedback is important and we thank you for your partnership!

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2020-21 School Planning Survey

2020-21 School Planning Survey

As we plan for the 2020-21 school year, we want to hear our parent's thoughts and concerns. We are asking all parents to fill out this survey by July 10th. Your feedback is important and we thank you for your partnership!
Parent Information Sessions for Summer Programs

Summer Programs- Parent Information Sessions

June 22nd (Mon.) and June 23rd (Tues.) at 5 pm and on June 24th (Wed.) at 9 am, Merrick Academy will be hosting a summer program information session. We will discuss Springboard, Summer School, and Summer Enrichment programming.
Student Supplies- Pick Up Schedule

Student Supplies- Pickup Schedule

June 29th- July 2nd, Parents can pick up student belongings from the school building. Please click here for specific pickup days and times.
New Student Information

UPDATED STUDENT INFORMATION

Welcome packets and school information will go out during the summer break. If any student information has changed, please fill out this form for our records.
Trip refund request

Trip Refund Request

If you paid for a class trip that was canceled due to COVID-19 school closures and would like a refund please fill out this form. A school representative will contact you.
Springboard Summer Program

K-3 Summer Program

We have an exciting opportunity to offer summer instruction from July 6th to August 7th to students currently in Kindergarten through 3rd grade. We have 120 seats available on a first come first serve basis. Register your children today to claim your seat!
MACS at MACS

MACS for MACS Bedtime Stories

Great job to all our senior scholars that took part in reading to our younger students. Did you miss it? You can check out past stories in our video gallery.
Re-enroll for next year

Intent To Return Survey

We are finalizing our enrollment for next year. If you receive a call from Merrick asking you to complete your Intent to Return please click here. Thank you!

Principal Pugh's Message

Dear Merrick Families,

I hope that this communication finds you well and safe. It is with the deepest sadness that we inform you of the passing of our fourth-grade teacher, Ms. Gabrielle Gayle. Ms. Gayle has been a well-loved and respected Merrick Team and Family member since 2017. She was in the hospital fighting complications from COVID-19 for several weeks and last night she peacefully lost that battle. Though Ms. Gayle was a fourth-grade teacher, she has touched many lives in our Merrick community.  Losing such a talented, compassionate, and hardworking teacher is a devastating blow to our Merrick community and Ms. Gayle will be sorely missed.

This loss is sure to raise many emotions, concerns, and questions for our entire school community, especially our students. Merrick is currently mobilizing a Crisis Intervention Team made up of professionals trained to help with the needs of students, parents, and school personnel. This team will be working to put together a crisis response plan that will support our school community during this difficult time; prioritizing the children, families, and staff members of the fourth and fifth grade as those were the grades that Ms. Gayle has had the closest relationships with. In the next 24 to 48 hours, we will deploy a team to work with us virtually as we go through the grieving and healing process. We are working to have counselors and counseling times available for any student who may need or want help or any type of assistance surrounding this loss. We encourage you, as parents, to use these resources as well.

We will post information on our website that may be useful to you in helping your child at home. We will also post updates as we finalize our support plans and we will post any other additional information pertaining to as it comes available. If you would like additional information or need assistance, please do not hesitate to send a message to support@merrickacademy.org.

All live or teacher lead instruction will be suspended until Wednesday, April 29th. In the meantime, as we take this pause, students can continue to work on IReady, Raz Kids, and NewsELA at their own pace. Your child’s teacher will communicate to you if anything changes in instruction or meeting times.

We are saddened by the loss to our school community and will make every effort to help you and your child as you need.  We will get through this together!

Merrick Strong and Lion Proud!

In continued partnership,

Principal Pugh

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