Welcome to Deputy Jake’s blog

Hello Parents, My name is Deputy Jake Merrifield, and I am in charge of the STAR Program in Malibu and La Canada/Flintridge. I will use this blog to post summaries of each lesson I teach throughout the year. If you ever want to get a hold of me you can contact me in the following…… Continue reading Welcome to Deputy Jake’s blog

LASD Hydro Flask Water Bottles Available Now!

The STAR Unit is proudly offering 40 oz Hydro Flask Basecamp Mega Tundra Water Bottles for sale this holiday season. The bottles are $30 each.  The bottles have a wide mouth and are vacuum insulated. They keep contents COLD for 24 hours or HOT for 12 hours. The bottles have a powder coat finish with…… Continue reading LASD Hydro Flask Water Bottles Available Now!

Thanks For Another Great Year of the STAR Program

I am almost done with another fantastic year in the STAR Program, and I can’t tell everyone how thankful I am for the opportunity to do the job that I do. Over the course of the 2015-16 school year I interacted with hundreds of parents and thousands of kids at nine schools across Malibu, Calabasas…… Continue reading Thanks For Another Great Year of the STAR Program