Mission of Merkley Elementary School:

The mission of Merkley Elementary School is to provide a safe, caring and positive learning environment in which students acquire the foundational skills necessary to be college and career ready.

Merkley Elementary School utilizes a Positive Behavior Interventions and Support System (PBIS) for our school behavior plan.  Click here for information.

Privacy & Security Policy

The School Town of Highland
2017 Kindergarten

Kindergarten – 5 years of age on or before August 1, 2017

1. Five proofs of residency 
a) Two of the following:
NIPSCO, Water, Phone, Cable (utility bills/deposit receipts)
b) Two of the following:
Driver’s License/State ID (showing current address) , vehicle registration,
Recent paycheck/unemployment check receipt
c) One of the following:
Lease & rent receipt,
Mortgage & homeowners insurance documents,
Notarized letter with 3 proofs of residency from the homeowner
(parent/guardian must provide ID listed above in item b)
2. Proof of custody, if applicable
3. Birth certificate
4. Social Security Number
5. Current immunization records (Name and phone number of Pediatrician)
Parents are urged to bring their children and the above items to the elementary school
which serves their immediate district according to the following schedule: