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Merced, CA
Students enrolled: 891

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601 Mercy Avenue
Merced, CA 95340

(209) 385-6330
(209) 385-6338
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November 15, 2013
I have found the entire staff of this school to be exceptional team players in a cohesive effort to educate and enrich the lives and education of students in their program. They show genuine regard and respect for each and every student and parent in the program; as well as staff and auxilliary staff members. It has been my experience that, this team of exceptional educators, administrators, and classified staff, put out 150% personal and professional effort in the course of each and every day.

- submitted by a community member
October 19, 2013
I have horrible experience with this school. Beware. My son don't want to go to this school. And the 6th grader teacher always picky and put my son on detention all the time. I can tell you more about how horrible my experience in this Cruikshank Middle School.

- submitted by a parent
May 06, 2010
the most supportive middle school and best middle school to just be a kid and have fun!

- submitted by a community member
October 21, 2009
I am a parent of a 7th grader and i think this school is great. The principal is wonderful

- submitted by a parent
August 24, 2009
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- submitted by a student
August 11, 2009
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- submitted by a student
January 19, 2009
Cruickshank used to be a very good school. The teachers need to realize that parents want to help their children with their school work but we don't understand what they send home. Our sports teams lack proper coaches and uniforms. These kids will go into high school without the proper guidance needed to become a great athlete. I'm really disappointed.

- submitted by a parent
December 17, 2008
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- submitted by a student
October 16, 2008
Cruickshank is a very good school, yes we may have fights and a lot of problems, but one thing we don't have a problem with is pulling it together and trying our best to get up to the next grade. My teacher has read us the DMA test results from about 3 years ago and we do better than any middle school in Merced

- submitted by a student
February 11, 2008
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September 12, 2007
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- submitted by a student
August 15, 2007
This school has an excellent opporotunity for your student to be able to be enriched and to grow in their education. Cruickshank offers plenty of resources for your student to learn as well as make friends. The teachers and the staff are very friendly yet have the touch of discipline to make the students cooperate. The students at CMS are very mature and learn very well. The environment provided for study at CMS is superior in the fact that the teachers are very well trained and able to teach the classes.

- submitted by a parent
April 23, 2007
Cruickshank is an excellent school. There is a lot of opportunities for students to do different things. The parents that are involved are a great help. If you like music you can join band. There is a newsletter that is sent home to the parents every month to give updates about the school. Everybody does a great job on cleaning the school. Classes aren't too long and they aren't too short.

- submitted by a student
January 02, 2007
Cruickshank is an absolutely wonderful school. It is the best middle school in Merced

- submitted by a parent
March 02, 2006
Its an ok school. Though it is new, I dont like it much because of the sense of superiority of plenty of students which attend the school.

- submitted by a student
November 10, 2005
Cruikhank is a good school. They have good teachers and a good principal. It is one of the newest schools in merced and the campus is great. I would reccomend it.

- submitted by a student
September 26, 2005
The special education teacher (Ms. Salm) is just terrific!

- submitted by a parent
March 29, 2005
This school is an okay school but it needs a lot of improvements.

- submitted by a student
January 21, 2004
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Herbert H. Cruickshank Middle School
601 Mercy Avenue, Merced, CA  95340
(209) 385-6330
Last modified Herbert H. Cruickshank Middle School is a Public school that serves grades 6-8. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 5 out of 10 based on academic quality.
Herbert H. Cruickshank Middle School Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 19 reviews. Top