Congratulations to 14 Merrill students who made it to the final round of the Iowa Junior High Knowledge Bowl! All the students performed very well, and we are proud of their accomplishments! 2nd Place, 7th Grade Division: Rhys Eshelman, Gabe Vald, Burke Pitz, Ben Russell, and Andy Kramer 6th Grade, 7th Grade Division: Evan Hilton, … Read more »
The state science fair was held March 27 and 28 at Iowa State University. Merrill was represented by 20 sixth, seventh, and eighth graders at the fair. While all of our Merrill students can be proud of their accomplishments at the state science fair, six of our students won awards. They are as follows: Faiza … Read more »
Merrill Middle School sent 15 students to Drake University for Pan American Day this week. The students say it was an exciting experience that connected them to cultures throughout the Americas. To read about their experience and see photos of Drake’s Pan American performance art, click on the photo.
Fifteen Merrill students on two teams participated in the Regional Competition for Battle of the Books at Central Campus this morning. Each team read 40 books from a selected list chosen by the GT department. During the competition teams had to answer questions about the books and also name the authors of those books. Both of … Read more »
Merrill Middle School student musicians were chosen to participate in a city-wide concert in March. The performance featured a chorus, band and orchestra. Click on the headline to read more about this special night!