Merchantville School has posted an open position for Permanent Substitute Teacher starting September 2021. Guaranteed a set schedule of four (4) days a week of work at a rate of $100 per day. Candidates must have Substitute Certificate or the willingness to obtain one. For consideration candidates must be well-organized, able to follow teacher instructions and possess a love for children and desire to help them succeed. Interested individuals should forward a letter of interest and resume, if applicable, by August 27, 2021 to J. Scott Strong, Chief School Administrator, Merchantville School, 130 S Centre Street, Merchantville, NJ 08109 or via email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. (preferred). 

Merchantville School is looking for a part-time IT technician. Flexible hours 25 – 29.5 hours per week, some time during school hours and others after hours. The chosen applicant will work with our current consultants to provide continuous service for the Merchantville School District which provides 1-to-1 Chromebooks for students in grades 1 - 8. Position starts as soon as possible $20 per hour - negotiable based on experience. This is a part-time position and does not warrant benefits. To be considered please forward a letter of interest and resume to: J. Scott Strong - Chief School Administrator, Merchantville School, 130 South Centre Street, Merchantville, NJ 08109 or email the same to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Merchantville Elementary School is hosting an Online Book Fair from Tuesday, April 13th through Monday, April 26th. This Book Fair helps our students discover new books, favorite characters, and more. Every purchase earns our school rewards for much needed resources. To participate you can set up a safe, cashless way to shop through eWallet funds. This cash will be immediately available for use at both the in-school and virtual Book Fair. Shipping is free on book-only purchases over $25. Create an eWallet account for your purchases between 4/12 - 4/26/21. The Scholastic Store Online has an expanded selection of exclusives, new releases, value packs, and more. Thank you family and friends for instilling a love of reading and supporting our MES Book Fair. Shop here.


This week students from Merchantville School received in-person and virtual school year first trimester awards. Congratulations go out to MES 6th graders who received First Honors - students who received straight A's. Keep up the great work Daisy, Caroline, Elliot, Julia, Frankie, Massimo, Jillian, Julian & Grayden. Shout out to 7th grade Principal's List students who received straight A's for the first trimester. Keep up the great work David, Isabella, Ella, Audrey, Eric, Abbie, Owen, Maddie, & Luke. And to our 8th grade Principal's List students who received straight A's for the first trimester. Great job Mikayla, Eli, Jai, Will, Dylan, Isaiah, Milan, Catherine & Spyrandreas. Merchantville School also announced Knights of Honor for the first trimester - students who exhibit the characteristics we expect from all of our students. Great job Heaven, Spyandreas, Peter, Audrey, Sasha and Marlowe!


Merchantville School re-opened after Spring Break on Monday, April 12th and starting today, Friday, April 16th, in-person students from Kindergarten to 8th Grade will attend 5 days a week from 8:20 a.m. to 12:20 p.m. or 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Their Re-Opening plans are published in English and Spanish on the school website under "News and Announcements" and through Google docs. MES plans include: new arrival and dismissal procedures, a meal distribution plan, a daily COVID-19 student screening checklist and re-opening expectations. Merchantville School is excited to be back in session doing great things with their students. 


Next week on Wednesday March 24th at 7:00 p.m., Merchantville PTA's DEI Committee and C.O.L.L.A.B. will host Dr. Nyeema Watson, Vice Chancellor of Diversity, Inclusion and Civic Engagement at Rutger's University, to present a discussion on "Let's Talk about Race". Dr. Watson is an experienced leader in civic and community engagement, higher education administration, anchor institution partnerships, student success initiatives, policy and program development, and research on issues relating to minority children and youth who live in high poverty areas. The Zoom link will be provided on the day of this event.  Questions can be submitted beforehand or asked during the live Q&A.

Merchantville School PTA is selling yard signs to help you show your Merchantville pride and benefit the PTA. Signs are $20 each and feature the words Merchantville UnKnighted on a white background. Signs are 1-sided and can be paid by cash or check on delivery. To order your sign please complete this google doc. Please make checks payable to Merchantville PTA - or Venmo $20 to @Merch_PTA. For more information please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Limited supply - act quickly!

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