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Lisa Merrill

Elementary Teacher/Library/HS Cheer/Therapy Dog

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Contact Info:

Work Phone:

918-733-9072 ext 253

Conference Times:

call to schedule

Class Room Number:

Elem Lib

About Me

Educational History:

Morris High School Class of 1992

Northeastern State University Class of 1996, 1998, 2018

Degrees and Certifications:

Bachelors of Science in Early Childhood Education

Masters of Science in Reading/Literacy Instruction

Masters of Library Science Media & Technology

National Board Certified ECGEN 2002

Phonics First Literacy/Dyslexia Intervention Certified

LETRS Certified

Professional Development:

National Conference for American School Counselors Association 2023

Oklahoma Society for Technology in Education State Conference 2022

Current Position:

Morris Public Schools 2004-present

19 years

Library Media Specialist

Previous Position:

I began teaching in the Fall of 1996 at Morris Public Schools.  I started the regular Pre-K program and also taught extended day Kindergarten.  In 1998, I moved to Tulsa and taught at Lindbergh Elementary for 6 years in Pre-K, 1st, 2nd, and 2nd/3rd grade multiage.  Upon moving back to Morris in 2004, I took the Reading Specialist position and served in it for 4 years, then moved to kindergarten.  I stayed in kindergarten until 2019, and then moved to the library/reading. In the fall of 2022, I began full time librarian.

Family Information:

I live with my husband of 22 years, David. He is a Tulsa Firefighter and we have three children, AJ, a junior at OSU Stillwater, Emma, a freshman at University of Tulsa, and Ean, a junior at Morris High School.  They have all attended Morris Schools since pre-K.  We have 4 chickens, 3 cats, and 2 dogs, including Shadow one of the school’s therapy dogs.  

Lisa Merrill

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Classroom Number:
Elem Lib
School Phone:
918-733-9072 ext 253
Conference Time:
call to schedule