Mrs. Merkal

Room 8-3


Picture Day is Tuesday, 10/23.

Just as a reminder...

All students K-8 are required to wear their winter uniform. If your class is scheduled to have GYM that day please notify your students and parents that they will need to wear their gym sneakers with their winter uniform not their gym uniform.

ALL PREK and Little Saints are asked that they wear their Sunday Best for their pictures.

Please note:

  • This Friday (10/19) is Dress Differently day for those who donated to the Auction class gift fund.
  • Picture Day is Tuesday, (10/23)
  • Dance is Friday, 10/26 from 7-10. Must by a ticket in school that week during lunch.


  • Auction ticket sales are still going on. We have extended the deadline to October 22nd to receive the Early Bird special of an additional $10 in casino chips. Also, if you would like to donate an item to the auction, please do so by October 31st. Please visit the event website to purchase your tickets ( and to learn more about this great event!


  • H&S General Meeting

October 10th, 7pm-8pm

Don't miss this exciting presentation with college financial planner, Robert Falcon!

Dress down “GYM” day passes provided for each child with at least one parent in attendance.

  • Uniform Exchange- Oct 11th 5:30-6:30pm located in the school Lobby
  • Trunk or Treat

Thursday, October 25th 6:00-7:30 pm

Saint Peters Church Parking Lot

Host a Trunk please visit:

  • Box Top Contest Ends 10/26; Top Classroom gets a party!

10/03 ANNOUNCEMENT: Students are to wear their regular uniforms tomorrow and wear or bring their sneakers for gym class.


Please see the 8th Grade Field Trip Information Sheet that went home with your student today.


Hello! My name is Mrs. Merkal and I am excited to be working with you this year! Please feel free to email me if you have questions. Don't forget to check out the tabs at the top of the webpage for information concerning your class. I am looking forward to a wonderful year of growing and learning!


  • There is NO Ice Cream Social Tonight! It has been postponed.
  • Pretzel order forms are due!!