Limited Kentucky Derby Tickets Available - Purchase ASAP to Join the Fun this Saturday!

Mon, Apr 29 4:18pm

Limited Tickets Remain - Get yours now before the horses take off without you!   Kentucky Derby Benefit and Auction                                         Ladies, flaunt your hats, and Gents, don tha ... [More]

Wine/Spirit Donations needed for Kentucky Derby Fundraiser!!

Mon, Apr 15 11:50pm

Hello! We are looking for donations of any unopened wine or spirits you may have to donate to our Kentucky Derby fundraiser.  This is our largest PTA fundraiser of the year, the event is Saturday May ... [More]

Last Call - Get your Merchantville Spirit Wear - Order by May 1st

Mon, Apr 15 11:45pm

The Merchantville School Spirit Wear shop is open.  This is the last call for this school year, get you MES gear for the summer.  Please place your orders by May 1st.   Click the link below or copy an ... [More]

Final Night - Intramural Basketball

Wed, Mar 13 8:54am

Good morning,  Tonight is the final night of intramural basketball at the school gym.  A big thank you to all the parents who volunteered their time to coach and help out with the program.  It would n ... [More]

SUSPENDED See BelowMES Night at the Phillies - Tuesday April 9th... Act fast -limited tickets remain!!

Mon, Mar 4 3:51pm

  DUE TO OVERWHELMING DEMAND, we have reached our limit for the $5 Phillies tickets and are suspending the sale st this time.  We will post if we are able to acquire more!  Thank you all!   Tuesday, A ... [More]


Tue, Feb 26 9:33pm

  There are three more weeks for the Wednesday Intramural basketball program for the kids.  The last session will be on Wednesday, March 13th.    We will be playing scrimmage games in the final weeks. ... [More]


Tue, Feb 26 9:19pm

Box Tops were due to Regina Lovelidge yesterday, however if you have any please send in tomorow or Thursday at the latest.  The deadline for her to submit on behalf of the school is Friday!  See below ... [More]

CANCELLED - Intermural Basketball Wed, 2/20 (Due to weather forecast of snow)

Tue, Feb 19 4:06pm

.Please note  - due to Merchantville school early dismissal and the forecast of snow tomorrow, intermural basketball has been cancelled for Wednesday, 2/20.  The gym will be closed.   Please stay safe ... [More]


Tue, Feb 19 3:07pm

The monthly PTA meeting ~ originally scheduled for tomorrow, Wednesday, February 20th has been postponed (due to weather forecast).     The meeting will now be held next Wednesday, February 27 at 7pm. ... [More]


Tue, Feb 5 8:24am

TAKE YOUR FAMILY TO SCHOOL WEEK  Daily list of special events below! MONDAY 2/11-6PM PANCAKES&PAJAMAS Join your fellow families for an evening of ‘Breakfast for Dinner’, pancakes, french toast, eggs, ... [More]


Wed, Jan 30 2:59pm

All.. Due to weather concerns, intermural basketball for tonight, Wed, 1/30 has been cancelled.  Thank you!

Merchantville Holiday Parade - We need YOU to join the parade.

Wed, Dec 5 9:26pm

  For the fourth straight year, the Merchantville PTA will be decorating a float and walking in the Merchantville holiday parade, Friday, December 7 at 7 PM. Any child from the school that would like ... [More]

Spirit Wear - Final Day to Order for Holiday Delivery, Ornaments still available! See Notes

Mon, Nov 26 9:53am

DON'T FORGET! The last day to order Spirit Wear before the Holidays TODAY (except ornaments)!   Great gifts for students, parents and other family members who want to show MES school pride! Click or c ... [More]

CHARLESTON WRAP ORDERS - Will be sent home with Students on Wednesday, December 5th!

Tue, Nov 20 4:05pm

Thanks for all who ordered online and through school.  All orders will be sent home with students on December 5th.  Thanks for another successful fundraising event.  Any questions regarding orders, pl ... [More]

CANCELLED - Tonight’s PTA Meeting

Wed, Nov 14 12:38pm

Please note that tonight’s PTA meeting had been cancelled.   Wednesday,  November 14th at 7pm.  The PTA will announce the next meeting date/time when scheduled. Thank you for your support and please r ... [More]

Spirit Wear Shop - Open Now till 11/26! Great new items - get your holiday shopping done , show School Pride!!

Tue, Nov 6 9:00am

The Merchantville Spirit Wear store is open until November 26, 2018!  SHOP EARLY--SHOP FOR THE HOLIDAYS--SHOP FOR FAMILY & FRIENDS --SHOW YOUR SCHOOL SPIRIT!!   Check out the store to see Merchantvill ... [More]

Skate Party on November 8th!

Sun, Nov 4 2:32pm

Come one, come all to the Cherry Hill Skating Center! When? November 8th, 6:30 - 8:30 PM.   Where? 664 Deer Road, Cherry Hill, NJ   This event is sponsored by the Merchantville PTA

Shop Amazon Smile 10/29-11/2, 10% Bonus Donation, Benefits the Merchsntville School

Mon, Oct 29 2:51pm

AmazonSmile is increasing the donation rate 10x from Oct 29 - Nov 2 Thanks to our customers shopping at, AmazonSmile has donated over $100 million to charities around the world! To ce ... [More]

Pumpkin Patch - RAIN DATE THIS SUNDAY, 10/28/18!

Fri, Oct 26 1:29pm

Hello, Merchantville Families! This weekend's Pumpkin Patch will be held on our RAIN DATE of SUNDAY, 10/28/18 from 10am - 2pm, due to the forecast of rain all day Saturday! We hope you will bring you ... [More]

PTA Pumpkin Patch is October 27

Sat, Oct 20 11:03am

Please note, the PTA Pumpkin Patch is October 27. I apologize for any confusion. Thank you!

General Announcement - Deadlines this Week (Charleston Wrap/Box Tops)

Sun, Oct 14 3:11pm

Hello All, Just a quick note to let you know that we have some upcoming deadlines this week and the general PTA meeting  Wed, October 17 - deadline for all Charleston Wrap order Wed, October 17 - Gene ... [More]

Calling all Box Tops.. Fall deadline is 10/18!

Tue, Oct 9 6:09pm

  It’s Box Time Time! Please send your box tops into school with your children! They will be delivered to the front office.. The fall deadline is fast approaching, Thursday October 18, 2018.  The clas ... [More]

Order Now —Charleston Wrap Deadline Extended to Oct 17th!o

Mon, Oct 8 9:35pm

Dear Parents: Our fundraising deadline is extended until 10/17/2018 and we need your help now! Please be sure to place your orders soon if you have not done so already. Also, it's not too late to spre ... [More]

Book Fair shopping and payment option

Wed, Sep 26 12:05pm

Just a couple of reminders regarding the Book Fair.  We are again offering eWallet as a method of payment, and online shopping is available until October 6.  Visit our Book Fair homepage for more info ... [More]

Attention: Merchantville Spirit Wear Store Open through 10/5 - New Items Added!

Wed, Sep 26 1:16am

The Merchantville Spirit Wear store is open until October 5, 2018! Check out the store to see Merchantville sweatshirts, t-shirts, blankets, pajama pants, hats, and headbands.  In addition, some great ... [More]

Sign up for your PTA Membership today!

Tue, Sep 11 2:09pm

Have you signed up yet for your PTA membership for the coming year!  PTA memberships help us fund our fabulous programs throughout the year, allow you access to become room parents and vote in electio ... [More]

Welcome Back - Assigning Children to Classrooms

Thu, Sep 6 3:22pm

Hello families! SCHOOL HAS STARTED.....Merchantville PTA wants to make sure you are set to have all the information you need at your fingertips! One of the first quick and easy things you can do is to ... [More]

Room Parent Sign up Deadline Approaching!

Wed, Aug 29 10:35am

Hello all!   Please remember to sign up for Room Parent Positions!  We still have openings for nearly every class.  Follow the link and submit an online form.  Any questions please contact Monica Ruil ... [More]

PTA Board Elections tonight - Quorum needed!

Wed, May 16 2:00pm

Good afternoon, Just a reminder that the PTA Board elections for the 2018-2020 school years are being held tonight during the General PTA meeting in the Merchantville Library at 7pm.  We will need a q ... [More]

PTA Elections!

Wed, May 9 7:55pm

Hello families!  Next week's PTA meeting will include elections for the 2018-2020 PTA Board.  We will need a quorum (19 PTA Members) in order to hold the vote.  The meeting will begin promptly at 7pm ... [More]

Derby tickets still available!

Tue, May 1 11:04am

Hi everyone! Just a reminder that Kentucky Derby Benefit and Auction tickets are still available!  Invite your friends and family!  Get a table!  Tickets are $25 in advance and $35 at the door and can ... [More]

Get your Derby Benefit & Auction tickets now!!!

Sun, Apr 15 10:25pm

Tickets are on sale now for the Kentucky Derby Benefit & Auction! Saturday, May 5, 4-9pm at the Merchantville Community Center. $25 per person (includes buffet dinner). Hats & Derby attire encouraged! ... [More]

Wine & Spirits Donations needed for the Derby Fundraiser!

Sat, Apr 14 9:04am

Hello! We are looking for donations of any unopened wine or spirits you may have to donate to our largest PTA fundraiser of the year, the Kentucky Derby Event on May 5! Please contact Ingrid @ 609-304 ... [More]

Spirit Wear store is open!

Wed, Apr 11 7:24pm

Good evening families! The Merchantville Spirit Wear store is open until April 30, 2018!  Please click the following link to see our sweatshirts, t-shirts, blankets, pajama pants, hats, headbands, and ... [More]

Merchantville PTA Board Nominations

Fri, Apr 6 9:45am

The PTA Nominating Committee is seeking nominations for nine (9) PTA Officer Positions for the 2018-2019 and 2019-2020 school years. PTA members interested in serving on the board should be committed ... [More]

Basketball Final Makeup Games

Mon, Mar 26 9:13am

Good morning!  For those who participate in PTA Intramural Basketball, the makeup game for the finals will be held this Wednesday, March 28, 2018 from 6:30-7:30pm in the school gym.  Good luck!

Book Fair Volunteers Still Needed

Sat, Mar 17 10:06am

There are still volunteer spots open for the Book Fair this week.  Please take a look at the volunteer schedule to sign up if you're able to.  Family Night could use 2-3 more volunteers.  Thank you so much!  

Basketball - Thursdays only, no more Saturdays

Thu, Mar 8 10:13pm

For all those who participate in PTA intramural basketball, there will be no more Saturday games or practice. Thursday, March 15 and Thursday, March 22 will be the final two games and there will be no ... [More]

Basketball canceled for today, 3/3/18

Sat, Mar 3 11:11am

Due to unforeseen circumstances, basketball has been canceled for today, Saturday, March 3, 2018.  We apologize for any inconvenience!


Fri, Feb 16 2:48pm

Tonight is Spirit After Dark in the school gym!  It is the culmination of Take Your Family to School Week where the students participate in races and challenges.  So bring your competitive spirit for ... [More]

Diversity Dinner Food Donations!

Wed, Feb 7 1:12pm

We want to show off all of the diverse families & cultures of our school during our 2018 Take Your Family To School Week!   Join us by offering your dish and sampling several others on Tuesday, Februa ... [More]

Science Expo - Theme Ideas and Committee Info!

Wed, Feb 7 1:09pm

Merchantville School Parents, Family, and Friends: The 2018 Science Expo is approaching and we want to hear YOUR ideas!     Please consider helping out with the Science Expo Committee if you LOVE Scie ... [More]

SPIRIT WEAR Store is back up!

Sun, Jan 21 11:09am

Did you miss ordering some way cool Merchantville School swag before Christmas? The Spirit Wear Store is back up until Feb. 1st for Valentine's Day delivery!

LEGO CLUB tomorrow!

Fri, Jan 19 4:50pm

It's not too late!  If you missed out on Lego Club last week, just bring in the attached permission slip tomorrow.  Have fun!   EVERYTHING IS AWESOME! when you join the Merchantville School LEGO Club! ... [More]

Intramural Basketball starts January 18, 2018!

Tue, Jan 2 7:23pm

ALL students in 2nd through 5th grades are invited, and NO basketball experience is necessary. This is a great and fun way for your child to get playing experience and exercise during the winter month ... [More]

Guitar Lessons - Session 3

Sun, Dec 17 7:23pm

This school year, the PTA is once again sponsoring guitar lessons for 5th through 8th grade students.  There is no cost to participate.  There will be 3 Beginner sessions through the fall and winter a ... [More]

See Wicked in New York!

Thu, Dec 14 11:37am

Good morning families! As many of you may know, the PTA is offering an opportunity for you and your family/friends to head up to New York on a bus trip and see Wicked on Broadway at group rates.  The ... [More]

Use Amazon Smile for Holiday Shopping!

Wed, Dec 6 12:42pm

While you're doing your online shopping this season, please sync the Merchantville PTA as your donation option for Amazon Smile.  The link is below.  Just save the link and shop as you normally would ... [More]

Spirit Wear!

Tue, Dec 5 11:31am

Looking for that perfect gift that also shows school spirit?  Head over to the Spirit Wear Store on the Merchantville PTA website.  Orders must be placed by 12/8/17 for 12/22/17 delivery.  Happy shopp ... [More]

Charleston Wrap will be delivered 11/30

Mon, Nov 27 3:06pm

The Charleston Wrap orders are on their way! All orders will be delivered to the school and available for pick up on Thursday, November 30. Smaller orders will be brought home with the students. Large ... [More]

Merchantville Holiday Parade sign up

Mon, Nov 27 2:01pm

Come and have Snow much fun at the Holiday Parade! The Merchantville School PTA needs YOU to accompany our 3rd annual parade float in the Merchantville Holiday Parade. Please fill out the form at http ... [More]

Guitar lessons - Session 2

Mon, Oct 30 12:11pm

Hi families! This Wednesday, November 1, begins the second session of beginner guitar lessons.  There are still some spots available. If your 5th through 8th grader would like to participate, please s ... [More]

Thank you! (And don’t forget Rita Marie’s!)

Sat, Oct 14 5:24pm

HUGE thanks to everyone that came out to the Pumpkin Patch today!!! The kids all looked like they had a blast. Just a reminder: if you got a Rita Marie’s coupon today, make sure to take it in any time ... [More]

Box Tops are due!

Wed, Oct 11 11:12am

Good morning! Each year, we raise $100's of dollars for our school by saving Box Tops.  You can send box tops in to your child's homeroom periodically or save them for the collection times (one in the ... [More]

Talent Show Auditions tomorrow!

Tue, Oct 10 3:16pm

The 2017 Talent Show will be held Friday, November 17th at 7pm.   Auditions will be held tomorrow, October 11th from 3pm to 6pm in the school auditorium.  All entrants must have a permission slip fill ... [More]

Charleston Wrap deadline has been extended!

Wed, Oct 4 5:18pm

To allow you some time to get those last minute sales in from friends and family, we have extended the deadline for the Charleston Wrap fundraiser to Tuesday, October 10. Thanks for your support!!

Charleston Wrap is wrapping up!

Mon, Oct 2 8:26pm

This is the last week of the Charleston Wrap fundraiser!  Payments are due to school this Thursday, October 5.  Thank you for your support!

Guitar lessons!

Fri, Sep 15 7:11am

This school year, the PTA will once again be sponsoring guitar lessons for 5th through 8th grade students.  There is no cost to participate.  There will be three Beginner sessions through the fall and ... [More]

Assigning Your Children to Classrooms

Fri, Sep 8 9:55am

Hello families! School is under way and through Konstella, the Merchantville PTA wants to make sure you are set to have all the information you need at your fingertips!  One of the first quick and eas ... [More]

Field Day Volunteers still needed!

Mon, Jun 5 9:07am

Field Day is Monday, June 12th and Mr. Dailey still needs 5 parent volunteers to make the day go smoothly. If you are available next Monday from 8:30am to 11am to help out the younger grades, please c ... [More]

PTA Meeting Canceled

Sun, Jun 4 8:53pm

Good evening families! Just a quick note to let you know that the PTA meeting for this Wednesday, June 7th has been canceled. We are very excited to be offering some new, fun events next school year, ... [More]

Donate and get free Tea Party Raffle tickets!

Mon, Mar 20 8:06pm

Looking for a way to donate to the fundraiser? Or to get rid of those gifts and gift cards you have been given and never use? Put them to good use and put together a basket, donate it to the Tea Party ... [More]

Tea Party tickets on sale now!

Mon, Mar 20 8:01pm

The Mary Poppins Tea Party Fundraiser is Sunday, April 2nd, 2017 from 2:00pm-5:00pm at the Merchantville Community Center. Tickets are $20 per person.   Click this link to order: http://www.merchantvi ... [More]

Basketball canceled Thursday 3/16

Tue, Mar 14 6:43pm

Basketball will be canceled this Thursday 3/16 due to the Science Expo. The regularly scheduled games will be held on Saturday 3/18. Thank you!

Tea Party Business donations and sponsorships

Mon, Mar 6 8:54pm

Do you work for a company that looks for promotion opportunities?  Is your company willing to donate to local fundraisers?  Please see the attached flyer to find out how your company can help make the ... [More]

Free Group Guitar Lessons!

Fri, Mar 3 11:40am

Merchantville PTA is partnering with EilandArts Center to offer group guitar lessons to 5th through 8th grade Merchantville students.  This is a free program.  We currently have several spots availabl ... [More]

Reminder - Basketball is on for this week at normal times!

Thu, Mar 2 10:00am

For those of you whose children participate in the PTA Basketball program, just a reminder that there is practice at the normal times tonight and Saturday!   Tonight: 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm for grades 2-5 ... [More]

Designer Handbag Bingo - Get your tickets now!

Mon, Feb 27 11:05am

Designer Handbag Bingo is THIS FRIDAY and tickets are flying!  To make sure you get to sit at the same table as your friends, please purchase your tickets here: ... [More]

Sign-up for Science Expo now!

Mon, Feb 27 11:01am

The 2nd Annual Rube Goldberg Challenge at the Merchantville PTA Science Expo is Thursday, March 16th.  The challenge is to Fill a Jar!  Please see attached flyer for rules/permission form and FAQs.  Y ... [More]

Take Your Family To School Week is next week!

Thu, Feb 16 7:04pm

Take Your Family To School Week is a week of fun that integrates school and family.  Please see attached flyer for the breakdown of the week's events.  A detailed break down of the schedule is listed ... [More]

Family Dinner - Foods from around the World!

Tue, Feb 14 1:19pm

On Tuesday, February 21, as part of Bring Your Family to School Week, we invite your family to show off your favorite family heritage dish and taste foods from around the world.  All participants must ... [More]

Designer Handbag Bingo - Tickets on sale now!

Tue, Feb 14 1:18pm

Join Merchantville School at Designer Bag Bingo! Friday, March 3rd, 2017 at the Merchantville Community Center.  Doors open at 6pm. Bingo starts promptly at 7. $30/person. 10 rounds of bingo. Light re ... [More]

LEGO Club Sign-up

Thu, Jan 26 10:00am

LEGO Club is for students of Merchantville School, grades Pre-K through 5th.  Siblings are welcome.  We will meet Saturday afternoons in the Merchantville Library.   We will be doing many different ac ... [More]

Intramural Basketball sign-up deadline approaching!!

Sat, Jan 14 8:50pm

Merchantville PTA's 2017 Intramural Basketball Season is almost here! The program is open to all students in 2nd through 8th grades and no basketball experience is required!  Participation is free!  S ... [More]

Skate Party cancelled!

Sat, Jan 7 2:29pm

Hello Merchantville families! Due to the inclement weather and driving conditions, the Skate Party tonight has been cancelled. It has been rescheduled for March 11. Enjoy the snow and be safe!

PTA Meeting CANCELED - Wed 12/21/16

Fri, Dec 16 12:43pm

Hello Merchantville families!  With the holidays in full swing and a fairly calm calendar, the PTA Board has decided to cancel next week's 12/21 PTA meeting.  The next general meeting will be held on ... [More]

Spirit Wear Store - Open for a limited time!

Mon, Dec 5 6:05pm

Looking for the perfect holiday gift?  Look no further!  This year, Merchantville PTA is offering school spirit wear just in time for the holidays.  The attached catalog sheet shows the images of the ... [More]

Be a STAR in the Merchantville Holiday Parade!

Wed, Nov 23 9:35am

We need the students of Merchantville School to walk with our float in the Merchantville Holiday Parade so it shines even brighter!  Students are asked to dress warmly and wear neon or bright clothing ... [More]

Free group guitar lessons!

Tue, Nov 8 5:57am

Merchantville PTA is partnering with EilandArts Center to offer group guitar lessons to 5th through 8th grade Merchantville students.  This is a free program.  There will be multiple 6-week sessions w ... [More]

Reflections deadline extended!

Tue, Nov 1 2:29pm

The Reflections Program is a National PTA Program that allows students to create projects in the following categories: Visual Arts Photography Dance Choreography Film Production Literature Music Compo ... [More]

We need your guitars!

Wed, Oct 26 6:57am

Good morning families! This year, Merchantville PTA is partnering with EilandArts Center to provide guitar lessons to the 5th through 8th grade students of Merchantville School. In order to make this ... [More]

PTA Budget Vote - Tomorrow!

Tue, Oct 11 6:22am

Just a reminder that the vote for the 2016-2017 budget will take place at the PTA Meeting tomorrow night at 7pm in the library. We will need a quorum (at least 15 members) in order to conduct the vote ... [More]

Genevieve's Gift Wrap Fundraiser Deadline is Here!

Thu, Oct 6 7:28am

A few weeks ago, the students came home with a catalog filled with beautiful gift wrap and gifts available for purchase through Genevieve's.  The deadline for ordering is here!  Please send in your or ... [More]

Assigning children to classrooms

Fri, Sep 2 4:08pm

Hi Merchantville families!  Thanks so much for signing up on Konstella!  We hope that you find it a valuable tool throughout the school year.  Just a quick note - if you have not yet assigned your chi ... [More]