Announcement

MERIDIAN JR/SR
HIGH SCHOOL
ANNOUNCEMENT
January 6, 2023

Quote of the day: “Things don’t have to change the world to be
important.” ~ Steve Jobs


Attention ALL SENIORS & 8 th GRADERS: The cap, gown, and tassel is $34. The deadline to pay is March 31 st .
There is a High School Track and Field Sign-up sheet in the front office any questions see Ms.
Chambers


Senior athletes will take pictures today for gym posters at 2:15 p.m.


Student will be released at 2 p.m. If you do not have your uniforms, please make arrangements
to have it brought to the school or see Mr. Pearman. Make-up pictures will be taken at 2:15
p.m. tomorrow, prior to the high school boys’ basketball game for absent students or those with
other obligations with the fast start program.


Monday is the last day for schedule changes.


Any junior high students who were in art first semester need to come to Mr. C's room to pick up any artwork that they made if they would like to keep them. Please do this before Friday, the 13th. Available times to pick up artwork are in the morning before 8 a.m., 6th hour, and after
school.


There will be a High School Beta Club meeting Monday, January 9, during advisory. Members
report to Mrs. Harris' room immediately after lunch. I will send teachers a list later today.
Attention Students: NO students should be on the stage unless you have permission to do so.
Senior Scholarship Opportunity!


The Jackie Robinson Scholarship Foundation. See Guidance if interested. Deadline to apply
is January 11 th .

Save the Abandoned babies Foundation Scholarship 1,000 dollars--See guidance if
interested!


PTSO (Parent Teacher Student Organization) Scholarship is available in the guidance office
If anyone is interested in becoming an EMT (Emergency Medical Technician) please stop by
guidance and see Ms. Regina. There is a program being offered for the spring semester at
Shawnee College on Tuesday and Thursday nights from 6-9:45 p.m. after you pass the
course there are immediate job placements available. You have to be 18 years old by March
2023 to be eligible for the program.


Senior Job Opportunities: Cache River Watershed. Temporary position available for 6
months. We are currently recruiting candidates for a Biological Science Technician, GS-
0404-5 at Cypress Creek National Wildlife Refuge, located in Ullin, IL. We are seeking a
motivated individual with strong organizational and problem-solving skills for this
temporary appointment. Must be able to work independently and as part of a dynamic team.
Duties include but are not limited to invasive species treatment, biological surveys, and a
variety of day-today refuge operations.


Activities:
HS Boys Practice from 3-5 p.m.
MS Girls Basketball no practice
HS Girls Basketball no practice
MS Boys will practice in the Elem from 3-5
HS Boys vs Cahokia on Saturday Jan 7 th JV Boys game starts at 3:00 p.m. Varsity Boys @ 4:45 p.m.