Congratulations to the nine student artists who were honored at the February 23 Board meeting. Each year, teachers select student artwork to display in the District building. Students were recognized by D102's Board for exemplary work and presented with a miniature plaque of their artwork. Congratulations to seventh grader Laine Boldus, sixth grader Sreeram Danda, sixth grader Alex Ismail, fifth grader Andrew Kim, fourth grader Minal Mohammed, seventh grader Jared Ponticelli, fourth grader Saanchi Sansare, fifth grader Max Sun, and third grader Sarah Zhang. Thank you for sharing your artwork.
MMS - Student Artists Honored at D102 Board Meeting
MMS - PTO Needs Pre-Event Help & BINGO Prizes
The PTO needs help with preparation for the BINGO night at Meridian from . Consider planning a small part of the event, join in the fun, join our committee. New prizes are also needed for BINGO night. Donated prizes can be dropped off in the bins located in school offices Questions: contact Mara Lewis at firstname.lastname@example.org or to volunteer please contact Jeannette Boecker at email@example.com.
MMS - MMS Hosts Illinois Music Competition
Meridian Middle School recently hosted the Illinois Grade School Music Association Solo and Ensemble Contest. More than 1,100 band, orchestra, and choral students from 13 area schools performed throughout the day on February 7. Thank you to our music directors and event hosts Tom Eifert, Paul Jenkin, Renee Kruper, Allison Rakickas, Gail Simon, and Nicole Vettraino. A special thank you to the parent and student volunteers who helped the day run smoothly.
MMS - School To Be Held on President's Day, Feb 16th
Due to the cold/snow days, the Board and Administrators have decided to make February 16th a school attendance day. Students will not be penalized if they are unable to attend school on this day because of another commitment and are asked to let the school office know via the Student Absence Line.
MMS - Chicago Bears Mascot Staley Visits MMS
MMS was proud to have a special guest on Wednesday, February 4th. Chicago Bears Mascot, Staley, came to perform his "Bear Down on Bullies" show. We held a 5th grade and 6th grade assembly where students were engaged in role playing, activities, and fun and teachers participated in Staley's "Quiz" show. Students and staff showed their team spirit by wearing Bear's jerseys or blue and orange. Mr. McNamara's class took notes in hopes of creating a model program that they will teach to younger students.
MMS - Please Take the Parent 5 Essentials Survey
Please take time tonight to complete the survey. We are at a slow crawl and well below the minimum required to access results. Your responses are very important for immediate and long-term planning.
MMS - Daniel Turchin Wins 1ST Place In Free Skate!!!
Meridian's own 6th Grader, Daniel Turchin, won 1st Place at the 2015 US Figure Skating Championship in the Juvenile Boys Division. His competition in Free Skate won him the 1st Place Prize. We are so proud of him and his great accomplishment!
MMS - Mrs. Brill and Mrs. Chandler- Field Trip to "Feed My Starving Children"
Boxes Packed: 91
Kids Fed For a Year: 54
- MMS - Meridian Sets Sights on National Geo Bee
- MMS - D102 Named An Apple Distinguished Program
- MMS - D102Cookbook
- MMS - Storyteller Inspires Meridian Students
- MMS - PTO "Shop Target" Fund Raiser
- MMS - Arriving Late to School Reminder
- MMS - D102 VISION
- MMS - Nominate a Teacher
- MMS Congratulations to Mrs. Jenkins
- MMS - Health Physicals
- MMS - Reminder to All 5th Grade Parents
- Students Arriving Late to School
- Check us out on Twitter!
- Provide iPads for 5th and 7th graders
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