Please make sure you are dressing according to the Meridian Dress Code listed in the handbook.  We are enforcing the school dress code. Please refer to pages 33 and 34 of your Student Handbook.  If you are dressed inappropriately you will be sent home to change.

 Any male student who is going to be 18 or who has already turned 18 need to come to Guidance and see Mr. Hight.

 3rd Quarter Report cards are ready for Virtual Viewing.


Students don’t forget to bring a water bottle from home to use and refill here at school. 


8th Graders and Seniors Cap and Gown cost is $30.00. Make checks out to Balfour.


Spring Break is March 30th thru April 5th. School will resume on April 6th.


There will be No Enrichment on Monday, March 29th.


Juniors will be taking the SAT April 13th, 2021.

April 14th Freshman will take PSAT 8/9

April 15th Sophomores will be taking the PSAT 10

April 22nd Juniors will be testing at SCC.

All Juniors and any Senior who is interested will be taking the ASVAB on April 28th

April 29th Sophomores will be testing at SCC.

Juniors and seniors if you want to practice for taking the SAT go to for study guides.

The last day for Credit Recovery is April 29th.

SENIORS Check your Email Daily- Mr. Hight

Seniors: The guidance has many scholarships:

 Rotary Foundation Scholarship

Buffalo Soldiers Scholarship

SIU Credit Union Scholarship

Mediacom Scholarship

NAACP Scholarship

and more…


Seniors create your FSAID. This is a graduation requirement that must be met. After you have created it please print and turn it into the Guidance Department.



21st Century in both buildings in various rooms

MS Girls Basketball @ Jonesboro bus leaves School @ 4:25 p.m.

HS Volleyball vs Dongola in Elem Gym at 6: 00 p.m.

HS Boys Baseball Outside (weather permitting)