North Merrick Students Participate in Scrabble Tournament
The annual Scrabble Tournament sponsored by the Merrick Kiwanis Club took place at the Merrick Public Library on May 9. There were teams from the North Merrick School District, Merrick School District, and the Progressive School of Long Island. The students worked in teams by grade to spell the most rewarding words! Kiwanis Club members handed out certificates and t-shirts to all the participants and trophies to the first, second and third place teams for Grades 5 and 6.
The North Merrick Harold D. Fayette team of Josh Hammer and Josiah Bristol won first place overall for Grade 5.
The North Merrick HDF team with Josh and Josiah also won highest game for Grade 5.
North Merrick HDF student Ben Hope also received the Sportsmanship Award for Grade 5.