Skip Navigation
Patrick Merrifield
Patrick Merrifield
High School
Phone: 2303
Groups: Teacher,High School

Name:

Patrick Merrifield

Your position:

High School Teacher

Testimony of Salvation:

I was visiting my grandparents for the summer when I was 8 years old. My grandma made me go to her church’s VBS. At the end of message, they asked if anyone wanted to be saved. I raised my hand and they took me to a room and I accepted Jesus as my personal Savior.

Church:

Cornerstone Baptist Church.

Areas where you serve in your church: 

I serve as a greeter, Treasurer, and assist in cleaning the church

College:

BA- Elementary Education, Bethel College

Additional Training/Endorsements: 

K-8 Mathematics Endorsement

5-12 Mathematics Endorsement

Family: 

My wife's name is Karen. I have 4 sons- Derek, Bryce, Nathan, and Josiah

Things you enjoy doing when you’re not teaching:

Spending time with my family. Watching movies.

How long have you been teaching? 

21 years, 10 at GV/GPBS

What is your favorite thing about your job?

When a student “gets it”.

Guilty pleasure? 

Pizza, Dr Pepper

Why did you choose to become a teacher?

Love to work with kids