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Hours 8:30 AM - 3:30 PM
School leader Carol Edelstein, Executive Director
Transportation options None

Programs

Classes

6
Visual Arts
including: Design
3
Music
including: Instrumental and theory music lessons
2
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Bell / handbell choir
Choir / Chorus
Instrumental and theory music lessons
Performing & written arts None
Media arts Computer animation
Graphics
Visual arts Ceramics
Design
Drawing / Sketching
Painting
Printmaking
Sculpture
World languages taught French
Spanish
Academic themes / Areas of focus None
Instructional / curriculum models used Accelerated credit learning
Gifted / High performing
STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics)
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered No
Day or Boarding offered Day school
Early childhood program offered Yes
Early childhood starting age Infant

Support

13
Facilities
including: Kitchen
Extra learning resources Acceleration
Counseling
Differentiated learning programs
Remediation
Tutoring
Level of ESL/ELL programming Basic - school offers or partners to provide services based on the needs of individual students
Level of special education programming Basic - school offers or partners to provide services based on the needs of individual students
Facilities Sports Fields
Art room
Cafeteria
Computer lab
Garden / Greenhouse
Gym
Internet access
Kitchen
Library
Music room
Playground
Science lab
Swimming pool

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Extracurriculars

5
Girls Sports
including: Cheerleading
4
Boys Sports
including: Soccer
7
Clubs
including: Cooking club
Girls sports Basketball
Cheerleading
Soccer
Softball
Track
Boys sports Basketball
Cheerleading
Soccer
Track
Clubs Art club
Cooking club
Foreign language and culture club
Girls on the Run
Student council / government
Student newspaper
Yearbook
Clubs - language Spanish, French
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After
After school end time 6:30 PM
Before school start time 6:30 AM

Culture

Dress code Uniforms

Teachers

12
Staff
including: Math specialist
Staff Art teacher
Computer specialist
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Gifted Specialist
Instructional aide / coach
Librarian / media specialist
Math specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Reading specialist
School social worker / counselor
Tutor
World languages spoken by staff Arabic
Cantonese
Mandarin
French
Italian
Korean
Russian
Spanish
Vietnamese

Neighborhood

Transportation options None
Transportation options (misc.) :imited bus transportation
Partnerships with local resources and organizations No

Enrollment

Learn more Http://www.merrittacademy.org/admissions/index.html
Application or enrollment process Yes
Type of application deadline Rolling
Tuition range (low) $19000
Tuition range (high) $19000
For the year 2013-2014
Vouchers accepted No
Financial aid offered No