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    MAY 2017 

    • May 1-5 Teacher Appreciation Week
    • May 3 Progress reports go home
    • May 4 Kindergarten Field Trip
    • May 4 STAAR Motivation Day (3rd & 4th Grade)
    • May 5 Cinco de Mayo grade level recognition
    • May 8 Grades 3 & 4 STAAR Math (GOOD LUCK 3RD/4TH KIDDOS!)
    • May 9 Grades 3 & 4 STAAR Reading (GOOD LUCK 3RD/4TH KIDDOS!)
    • May 12 Muffins for Moms @ 7:30am-8:00am
    • May 12 Fourth Grade Field Trip
    • May 14 Happy Mother’s Day to our wonderful MES moms!
    • May 15-26 I-station EOY Testing Grades K-4
    • May 16 First Grade Field Trip
    • May 17 Second Grade Field Trip
    • May 19 Third Grade Field Trip
    • May 24 Fourth Grade Graduation/Bridging Ceremony @ 9:00am
    • May 25 Math Mania Club Competition
    • May 25 GATE Expo
    • May 29 No School-Holiday
    • May 30 EOY Award Assembly (3rd Grade & 2nd Grade)
    • May 31 EOY Award Assembly (1st Grade & Kindergarten)
    • June 1 EOY Award Assembly (Pre-K)
    • June 1 Report cards go home-End of 4th nine weeks


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    Federal Report Card


    TEA Report Card Letter 2016


    TEA Report Card


    PEG Letter for 2017-18


    Campus Improvement Plan


    Highly Qualified Report


    Dress Code


    Immunization and Vaccination


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    Round Up


    Operation "Boots on the Ground" was in full effect.  The Merrifield staff immersed themselves into the community by conducting a neighborhood visit on Monday, August 11, 2016.  The staff was able to visit all of the communities and apartments that feed into Merrifield ES.  Many of our families expressed their appreciation for actually coming out to their homes.  Connections were made with several families.  In addition, the Merrifield staff passed out flyers reminding the families to attend Meet The Teacher night on August 18th.

Principal Message

School History

  • Merrifield


    Merrifield Elementary opened in 1962, with additions in 1963, 1968 and 1980 and renovations in 2003 and 2004.  The school was named for the Merrifield family, a pioneer family of southwest Dallas County.  The school serves grades PK-4.


    Merrifield Family 

    Merrifield Elementary is named for the Merrifields, a pioneer family from the late 1800s who owned and farmed the land on which the school was built. Several members of the Merrifield family served on the school board in early years, and the family also donated the land for the original brick building that is now Central Elementary.


    Mascot:  Mustangs


    Colors:  Blue and gold

School Information

  • 102 E Vinyard St
    Duncanville 75137
    p. 972-708-2900
    f. 972-708-2929


    Mission Statement
    We will provide a safe and secure environment where students and staff are genuinely cared for and valued.

    We will maximize student success by providing quality instruction through collaboration and a culture of commitment to high expectations.

    We will actively reach out to the parents and the community to build partnerships which foster a sense of pride in Merrifield Elementary and the students we serve.

    MUSTANG PRIDE...It's a Merrifield Thing!


    School Colors
    Navy Blue and Yellow

    School Mascot


    PreK-Fourth Grade

    School Hours
    8:00 am - 3:30 pm


    Pre K Morning

    8:00 am - 11:30 am


    Pre K Afternoon

    12:00 pm - 3:30 pm



    Campus Administrators

    Tanji Towels, Principal
    Nina Price, Asst. Principal