Meals from the Heartland

Merrill students banded together on April 25 to package over 53,000 meals for hungry people around the world.  To date, Merrill has packaged nearly 225,000 meals! Thank you to teacher Dave O’Connor who has worked tirelessly to bring …

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Iowa Junior High School Knowledge Bowl

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 …

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State Science Fair

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 …

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Merrill Students Enjoy Pan American Day

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.

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