Merrydale Mission Statement

Success For All Students, Every Day, All Day!


We are building a solid foundation for all learners to meet high expectation and become successful leaders.

Jaguar Pledge

As a JAG, I pledge to exhibit my pride as a

Proud, Responsible, Inspired learner, Determined to Excel.


 To become an exemplary PK-5 school with rigorous and relevant teaching where ALL students and ALL adults set and exceed high expectations.

In doing so, I will display respect for others, pride in my school, and integrity for


Merrydale awarded 2015-2016 Manners of the Heart
School of the Year Award

February 22,2017


May 14 – May 18 

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Thanks to our Sponsors 2017-2018 school year!!!

1. “Sammy’s Grill in Central”

2. Benny’s Carwash

3. Audubon Nature Institute

 “Upcoming April 28 tax renewal Election”

Just a few days left to vote early! 🇺🇲️ #learnsharevote👨‍🏫3 Propositions, 1 Mission👩‍🎓Building the Future of Baton Rouge👉

Posted by EBR Schools on Thursday, April 19, 2018



Leap 2025

Testing Dates and Times


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Box Top for Education

Box Tops For Education   Deadline  February 26, 2018

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We now have “REMIND” for parents.  Parents please sign up! 

Our school system has launched its first ever mobile app to provide the community with a streamlined way of obtaining important information.
East Baton Rouge School families and community members now have immediate access to the a district calendar, lunch menus, bus routes, dress codes, important documents, an updated news feed of the things happening around the school district, and so much more!
Share the new app with family and friends and help us keep the community informed.
App users will receive districtwide updates through the use of push notifications. Users can receive updates about school cancellations, district sports summaries, EBR Schools TV, and school highlights. 
Download for Apple at:  
Download for Android at: 

6700 Rio Drive, Baton Rouge, LA 70812 • Telephone: 225.355.0346 • Fax: 225.355.6217 •

Principal Sherna Lumar