The Junior Princess Court is a tradition we celebrate with Merrill Elementary School. Girls from the ages of 5 – 6 are selected to represent the school. This early training program is used to demonstrate our communities commitment to a child’s progress into leadership activities.
This years Potato Festival Junior Princess Court is:
Hello, my name is Elizabeth McKoen. I am 5 years old and am a kindergartener at Merrill Elementary. I have a twin brother named Franklin. We live with our parents Mike and Jennifer McKoen on our family farm in Merrill, Oregon. My favorite activities are coloring and drawing. I am excited to be a Jr Princess this year just like my mom was when she was in kindergarten!
Hello, my name is Oaklee Ann McKoen. My parents are Chris and Loralee McKoen. I am 5 years old. I graduated from Malin Preschool this past spring and will be attending Merrill Elementary in the fall. I love riding my pony, Clarence, to check the cows and calves with my dad. I also enjoy playing with my kitties, chickens and my sister Rita Jean. When I grow up I would like to be a gymnast.