in their Box Tops at the Box Tops for Edcuation table during lunch.
Students will receive a prize for turning in Box Tops!
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HOME OF THE MIGHTY MUSTANGS
Merlinda students are respectful, responsible and safe...always ready to learn.
Yearbook Cover Contest Winner
Congratulations to Alessandra Ruiz,
our 2015-16 Merlinda Yearbook Cover Contest Winner!!
Not only was her picture chosen for the yearbook cover for this year, but she also
won a free yearbook!
All contestants were put in a raffle for an additional free yearbook and our winner for the raffle was
All submissions will be used in the yearbook as clip art as well!
Thank you to all students who participated. The submissions were beautiful!:
Beginning February 5, 2016, PTA will be selling Valentine Grams for .50 cents each at lunchtime. Grams will be delivered on Friday, February 12, 2016.
Merlinda Spelling Bee
Congratulations to Amy Dang!
Merlinda's Spelling Bee Champion
Great Job to Francesca Gonzalez who came in 2nd place!!
Mustangs, remember to join us at 7:15am every Friday on the blacktop for the 100 Mile Club! This is a chance for you to earn miles towards your goal. Remember to wear your walking/running shoes!
Yearbook sales have begun. Reserve your yearbook now! Send $15 cash to the office with your child's name and teacher listed on the envelope. Yearbooks are $15 cash each until March 18, 2016. Beginning March 21, 2016, yearbooks will be $20 cash each.
Yearbooks will be delivered to students the week of May 16, 2016.
College Awareness Wednesdays
Merlinda Elementary School is dedicated to supporting our students in college and career readiness. One way we support our students in their journey is to participate in College Awareness Day.Students are invited to wear a college shirt of their choice each Wednesday in order to help bring awareness!In addition, each classroom has adopted a college and will learn about various aspects of the college.