What's Happening Around School

Congratulations to DeSarae Blake who received an Honorable Mention in the
2016 Illinois State Dental Society Coloring Contest.
 She was selected out of nearly
4,000 coloring sheet entries.
This popular contest is in its 25th year and helps children K-3 celebrate
Children's Dental Health Month each February.

Prekindergarten and Head Start Screenings
Click the above link for flyer

Click on the link below to see photos of events that happen at the school.  (for picture caption, put your cursor on the picture)

5th Grade Author Talk
Photos see photos of 4th grade Electricity unit

Follow us on Twitter - @meridianbobcats
How to Join TwitterBobcats.docx

School Calendar

Friday, April 29
Math & Science Day @ Six Flags
Monday, May 2
Bobcat B'ball @ Johnston City
Bobcat Softball @ Century
No Enrichment
Tuesday, May 3
No Enrichment
Red Cross Blood Drive Meridian School
8:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Wednesday, May 4
No Enrichment
Bully Free Assembly
9:00 AM
PreK - 8th

Daily Announcements


Meridian Sports

Daniel Valentine and Jerrett Sims represented Meridian in 
the annual Lion's Club All Star Game held at Rend Lake with
Jerrett winning the dunk contest. Their team also won 139-107,
Daniel scored ten points and Jerrett scored six.

Valentine played key role in Meridian's success 

Athlete of the Week - March 17, 2016 - The Southern Illinoisan 

Basketball Schedules are posted and listed on website calendar.
Pictures from some games are also located here.
If you take pictures at a game and want to share on our site, email them to sbiggs@meridian101.com

Support Our School

Download the APP and start SNAPPING your receipts and EARN cash for our school!

To register or renew your Kroger Card (every August):

  • Log into your account (or register at Kroger.com) and then click on "My Account".
  • Scroll down to "Community Rewards" and click "enroll"
  • In the box that pops up, type in "Meridian" and at the bottom our school should appear.
  • Select "Meridian School" and click "Enroll".
  • Look for a bar across the top of your account confirming that you have enrolled in the Community Rewards Program.
  • Next time you shop at Kroger, look at the bottom of your receipt and you should see Community Rewards..at your request we are donating to "Meridian School".
Please share with your friends and family.



April Breakfast
April Lunch

May Breakfast
May Lunch

Be Responsible
Be Respectful

News and Information from our Superintendent, Spencer Byrd.

Public Information

How to log into the Parent Portal  to see student grades.

Be part of the Community Advisory Committee - 

follow their page to learn more.
Community Advisory Page  

Scholarships and Deadlines


Today, 4/29/2016
High: 75 Low: 59
Mostly cloudy
18% chance of precipitation.
Tomorrow, 4/30/2016
High: 74 Low: 61
Thunderstorms likely
61% chance of precipitation.