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Today's Date
Sunday, July 05, 2015

SUMMER SCHOOL BEGINS Monday, June 15, 2015

 Welcome to Merrillville High School, Home of the PIRATES
Success is the Only Option 

National Recognition by COSEBOC

 (Coalition of Schools Educating Boys of Color)   

 US News and World Report
US New and World Report article
 Bronze Rating as One of Nations Best High Schools
 Model School by the ICLE 

  (International Center for Leadership in Education) 


Merrillville High School Mission Statement

 Merrillville High School chooses to be a community that is strengthened and enriched by the diversity of our students, families, and staff.  Through cultivating intellectual, social, and emotional growth in an inclusive environment where diverse experiences and perspectives are essential, we work to instill the belief that every person is valued for his/her intrinsic worth and is to be treated with dignity and respect. We are committed to promoting equity, literacy, creativity, and critical thinking as essential components of the rigorous education we provide to our students.  It is our mission to implement the highest quality education built upon a strong foundation of relationships, experiences, and opportunities that empower students and prepare them for their future roles in a highly competitive and adapting world.


 Merrillville High School Vision Statement

 Merrillville High School will be a school that provides each student with challenging opportunities in a culture where creativity, respect and enthusiasm for learning exist, one where all strive to be responsible, motivated citizens of strong character, one that embraces the challenge of serving the needs of our diverse community, and one that promotes a passionate commitment to a championship attitude.  We are Merrillville High School, and we carry with us always, our Pirate Pride!

Merrillville Community Schools
 are accredited by AdvancED, an institution
“Advancing Excellence in Education” around the world.
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