Phone: 352-465-6700 Ext: 53069
Degrees and Certifications:
Elementary Education ESOL Certified
Mrs. Merced moved to Florida in the year 1998 during her Freshmen Year in High School and little did she know that Dunnellon, Florida would become her home. She graduated from Dunnellon High School in 2001 and immediately continued her education at what was then Central Florida Community College. She graduated from CFCC with her AA in Elementary Education and continued for her Bachelors Degree at the University of Central Florida. During her last year at UCF, she completed her first full time internship at Romeo Elementary and before completing her internship and graduating, she was offered a First Grade position at Romeo. She gladly and humbly accepted the position with it being official once she graduated with her Bachelor's Degree in Elementary Education from UCF. She taught in 1st for 7 years, moved up to 2nd grade for 4 years, and has been working in Kindergarten since 2016.