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"People grow through experience if they meet life honestly and courageously. This is how character is built." E. Roosevelt

  • National Elementary Honor Society Ceremony

  • Students become members of the National Elementary Honor Society (NEHS) based on four criteria: service, responsibility, leadership, and scholarship. We are proud to recognize twelve of our students for excelling in all these areas. The NEHS Induction Ceremony will take place Tuesday, February 10th at 5:30pm in the cafeteria.
  • From 4th Grade: Ines Buonerba, Camden Mercer, Melissa Ordonez-Watt, Harriet Limkin
  • From 5th Grade: Nico Diaz, Kasey Iskyan, Patrick Colyar, Anna Gillespie
  • From 6th Grade: William Chaalan, Benjamin Kowalsky, Maria Lleras, Andrea Ordonez-Watt
  • 1:1 iPad Program

  • The iPad Program at Merritt Academy, where students are involved in real world applications and inquiry based investigation that fosters active learning. Students gain digital literacy as they meet new opportunities from our teachers to better differentiate instruction and help enrich the learning experience across the curriculum.
  • Kindergarten Comparison

  • Kindergarten Curriculum Comparison Sheet Find out how Merritt Academy Kindergarten compares to Fairfax County Public Kindergarten

  • Upcoming Events

    Download the 2014-2015 School Calendar

  • May 28 Talent Show in Gym at 2:00 p.m. (Kindergarten-2nd Grade)
  • June 8 Layups for Lauren Basketball Game
  • June 10 End of 4th Quarter
  • June 10 Awards Assembly in Gym at 10:00 a.m. (Grades 3-6)
  • June 11 Field Day (Kindergarten-6th Grade)
  • June 12 6th Grade Graduation in Gym at 2:00 p.m.
  • June 15 Talent Show (3rd-6th Grade)
  • June 17 Last Day of School (Kindergarten-6th Grade) NOON Dismissal; Extended Service 12-6:30 p.m.; Infants-K4 open 6:30 a.m. - 6:30 p.m.
  • June 18-19 Teacher Work Days; Merritt Academy CLOSED (infants-6th Grade)
  • June 22 First Day of Summer Camp

The iPads teach me how to use electronics and to write better.

Merritt Academy Student

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