Would your child like a genuine Rubik's cube customized just for Merion Elementary? Available for a limited time, get a Rubik's cube customized with the Merion mustangs logo for $10 only. Must preorder by Nov 23 by filling out this form or by buying it online. A portion of the profits supports 5th Grade class activities. Show your support for Merion and order your Rubik's cube today.
It's back! On Nov 20, the School Store will be open for business during ALL lunch periods for Gr. 1-5. Most items are $1-$2. Check the list of what is sold at the store and send a few dollars with your child to restock on needed school supplies.
On Nov 20, come out for coffee and breakfast treats in the Merion Cafeteria and meet your child's friends and other families. Parents, siblings, and caregivers are welcome! Please RSVP to the evite you received and see you there!
Next week, Merion joins schools across the nation in celebrating American Education Week. Family and friends are welcome to visit the school on Nov 17, 19, and 20 to experience the education that takes place every day in Merion classrooms. Check the classroom schedule to learn when each grade is open for visits next week.
On Nov 18 and 7 pm, the Merion HSA welcomes back Minding Your Mind to talk with parents about mental health education. Following up on last year's presentation, this meeting will focus on speaking to children about anxiety, depression, bullying, and the difference between positive and negative coping mechanisms. Given the nature of this topic, school-aged students are not encouraged to attend.
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Merion students and families raised over $1,700 on Mismatch Day, all to support the CHOP Foundation's efforts to help children needing prosthetic limbs.
Thanks to all who have paid their HSA dues. You'll be receiving copies of the Merion directory in the next few weeks. If you haven't paid your dues and would like a copy of the directory, there's still time. Annual dues are $15 and include one directory. Additional copies of the directory cost $5 each. Dues can be paid online or by check made payable to Merion HSA by Nov 10.
Bring in your loose change Nov 2 - 6! Donations will support the "All For Books" program, which provides books for children in need. The homeroom that brings in the most loose change wins the chance to "Slime Mr. Davis" on Nov 12!!
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