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June Newsletter

From the Principal

Nothing is more important to us, as parents and educators, than our children. This past year has been a combination of education, friendships, and the continued building of a firm foundation for each and every child as we guide them through the future and into adulthood. It is not possible to put a price on the future or an excellent education. At Merryhill, we strive to offer the very best by providing a quality early childhood education in an atmosphere of genuine caring and professionalism.
As this school year comes to an end, we thank each of you for your tremendous support that you have given us so we may continue to build on our reputation as the “preschool of choice” in our community. Thanks for a great year and we look forward to many more with you and your family!
And now, with the new school year right around the corner, we are looking forward to many fun and enriching learning experiences for your child. Please make sure that you have checked out your new school year packet for all the details on your child’s link to the next level of learning!
We would like to wish all of our graduating students a fond farewell as they make their way to Kindergarten. And we would like to welcome in all of our new students to Merryhill. We are so glad you are here!

Lisa Norris – Principal


Important Dates

6/12 Floats for Fathers  3:30 – 5:00 pm

6/20 Pre-K Graduation – Pre-K families only

6/22 Teacher In-Service Day -School Closed

6/23 1st Day of School

7/2 4th of July Spectacular

7/3 Independence Day – School Closed


Coming Up

Father’s Day Celebration
Hey Dads! Join us on Friday, June 12th from 3:30 – 5:00 pm for “Floats for Fathers”Stop by for a Root Beer Float with your child.At Merryhill, we LOVE our Dads!

Pre-K / Pre-K2 Graduation
It will soon be time to say good-bye to all of our Pre-K & Pre-K2 children as they make their way to Kindergarten.On Saturday, June 20th, we will watch as our Pre-K children graduate from preschool. Although this event is limited to our Pre-K families only, we know that you will join us in wishing them the best in their bright futures.

Summer Fun Days
Due to the severe drought that we are currently experiencing, we will not be able to have our traditional Water Play Days, however, we will schedule a few days where the children can wear their swim suits and water shoes for summer fun days!Please check our complete schedule of events for this summer in the New School Year Packet that you received a few weeks ago.
If your child needs sunscreen, please make sure that we have a doctor’s note on file so we may apply sunscreen.

New School Year
Our new school year is just around the corner! That brings new classes for your children. Included in your New School Year Packet, you will find your child’s class assignment. The first 10 weeks of school will be dedicated to “getting to know you”. With special themes and events, the children will be engaged in many activities to strengthen and expand skills necessary for success in the next level of learning!

Our new school year will begin on Tuesday, June 23rd. Please note that we will be CLOSED on Monday, June 22nd for our Teacher In-Service Day. Listed below are a few reminders for our new school year and summer months:

New tuition rates go into effect on Monday, June 22nd .
All tuition is due on the Friday prior to the weekly preferred schedule.
Late payment fee of $25 will be assessed Monday at 6 pm.
Activity fees are due on our before Tuesday, June 23rd.
Each student is granted 1 week of vacation credit per school year (June to June, after 6 months of enrollment) and requests must be made 2 weeks in advance.
Please have you child wear appropriate shoes to school. NO FLIP FLOPS!
Please sign your child in and out everyday.
Merryhill is a nut-free school. Please do not bring nut products into the school.
Carefully read all communication, so you know everything that is happening at Merryhill!

Save the Date!
Potluck & ConcertThursday, August 20th  6-7:30 pm

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