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Welcome to the Merrimac PTO website!

The PTO is a group of parent, staff and community volunteers who organize fundraisers and sponsor school events to benefit the students at Sweetsir and Donaghue schools.  Our goals are to encourage interactions between family and school and work with teachers, staff and the community at large to improve our children’s educational experience.

Exciting Upcoming Events

Who wants to have breakfast with Santa?

Fun family event includes:
🎄Delicious Pancakes with all the toppings
🎄Sausages, juice and milk too!
🎄Kids Holiday Shop
🎄Craft activity decorating stockings
🎄Pictures with Santa
🎄Music concert by students
🎄Plus other exciting activities

$6/person, $22/ family max
Kids 2 & under are FREE!

* Please note parental supervision is required, this is NOT a drop off event.

Volunteers Needed:
Message us through Facebook or contact Marilyn Judson if you’d like to help.

Details on the holiday shop:
Kids will be able to shop for family members or friends, but may need a bit of guidance or a list of who to shop for and how much to spend. Gifts are priced between $.50 up to $10.00 each.


Merrimac PTO Spirit Wear is Open for Orders!

Today through Wednesday, Nov 13 — check out all the great options for holiday gift giving!


Yankee Candle Orders Open till January 8th!

Support our school and students. Treat yourself to Yankee Candle! Catalog orders are are closed but online sales go through January 8th!
Delivery will be before Thanksgiving.  Our organization receives 40% profit on all orders.
Online shopping available here:
Group #: 99464754
Enclose cash and checks with paper order forms (do not include tax). Earned prizes will come with shipment.
Thanks for supporting the Merrimac Schools!


All information on this Web site regarding products and services provided by the Merrimac PTO are subject to change without notice. Reasonable efforts are taken to ensure the accuracy and integrity of all information provided here, but the Merrimac PTO is not responsible for misprints, out-of-date information, or errors. The Merrimac PTO makes no warranty, express or implied, or assumes any legal liability or responsibility for the accuracy or completeness of any information contained on this Web site.
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How your donations directly support our schools


Funds Raised and Donated


Chromebooks Donated


Smartboards Donated

-Fund class school trips
-Arithmaticles Educational Show       
-Funding the annual Pentucket scholarship
-Sponsor and organize the Merrimac Back to School Event
-New flooring for the Kindergarten class
-Field day shirts purchased for all students
*June 2017- March 2019

Want to see more? Click here


Great Ways to Give

Below are some other great opportunities to donate to the PTO as you shop:

IF you shop on Amazon, simply logging in through AmazonSmile will generate funds for the PTO

IF you shop at Shutterfly, simply logging in through our  Merrimac PTO page will generate funds for the PTO

IF  you are looking for stocking stuffers, Mabel’s Labels are a great practical gift!  Search for the Merrimac PTO under “Support a Fundraiser”.

Joining is EASY

We are actively recruiting members for the 2019 / 2020 school year.  If you haven’t already, please join! You can either fill out the Merrimac PTO Membership Form and send it in with your child, OR, CLICK HERE to fill out the online form.