Student athletes must have a a current physical on file to participate in school sports. For your convenience over the summer, physical forms are located on the outside of the front doors at Meridian Jr. High School.
End-of-year report cards for MJHS students should be mailed on Friday, June 14th, so they should hopefully be arriving at homes by Monday, June 17th.
You're student will be receiving an award this year if you received an invitation to the ceremony in the mail. While the times were correct on the invitation, the day was not. The MJHS Awards Ceremonies will take place on TUESDAY, JUNE 4TH. Sorry for the confusion.
There will be a semi-formal 7th/8th Grade Dance on Friday, May 31st from 6:00 - 8:00 pm. Tickets are $8.00 and are on sale during breakfast and lunch. Tickets will NOT sold on the day of the event or at the door.
There will be a 5th/6th Grade Fun Night on Wednesday, May 22nd from 3:00 - 4:30 p.m. to celebrate the end of the school year. Tickets are $6.00 and are on sale during breakfast and lunch. Tickets will NOT be sold on the day of the event or at the door.
Last Friday, Governor Whitmer signed snow day forgiveness legislation for the four days that were declared as a State of Emergency. As a result of that legislation, Meridian Public Schools will return to the originally published school calendar and end with a half day on Thursday, June 6th. We thank you for your patience as we waited on our legislators in Lansing to take action.
The MJHS track meet scheduled for tonight, Thursday, May 2nd has been canceled due to a scheduling conflict in Houghton Lake. We will announce the make up date as soon as we know. Additionally, the MJHS track team will NOT have practice tonight.
In place of the cancelled track meet, the MJHS track team will still have practice tonight (April 16th) in the gym at the normal time.
Tonight's MJHS track meet in Houghton Lake has been cancelled and rescheduled for Thursday, May 2nd.
The MJHS March Newsletter is now available on the MJHS web site. It can be found in the 'News' column or by going to the 'From the Desk of the Principal' tab under 'Menu.'
The 7th/8th Grade Dance scheduled for Tuesday, March 19th has been cancelled due to lack of interest.
Friday, March 15th is a half-day of school, and MJHS students will be dismissed at 11:15 a.m.
An informational meeting will be held on Wednesday, March 20th at 5:30 p.m. in the MJHS cafeteria for parents of 6th, 7th, & 8th graders who are interested participating in track this year.
Meridian is hiring! See the attached postings for more information, or visit https://www.merps.org/o/meridian-public-schools/page/human-resources--77
The Meridian Public School District is seeking applications for the current vacant position on the Board of Education. An individual will be appointed to fill the vacant position until the November 3, 2020 election. Interested persons are to submit a letter expressing interest along with their qualifications for the position, no later than 3:00 p.m. on March 11, 2019 to: Meridian Administration office, Attn: Board President Bowen, 3361 North M-30, Sanford, MI 48657 or to firstname.lastname@example.org. Following a review of the submitted materials, the board will schedule interviews with interested candidates at their March 18, 2019 meeting. If you have any questions concerning the role of the Board of Education and the responsibilities of a Board Member, please contact Craig D. Carmoney, Superintendent of Schools, at (989) 687-3200.
Notice of Board Vacancy The Meridian Public School District is seeking applications for the current vacant position on the Board of Education. An individual will be appointed to fill the vacant position until the November 3, 2020 election. Interested persons are to submit a letter expressing interest along with their qualifications for the position, no later than 3:00 p.m. on March 11, 2019 to: Meridian Administration office Attn: Board President Bowen 3361 North M-30 Sanford, MI 48657 Or at email@example.com Following a review of the submitted materials, the board will schedule interviews with interested candidates at their March 18, 2019 meeting. If you have any questions concerning the role of the Board of Education and the responsibilities of a Board Member, please contact Craig D. Carmoney, Superintendent of Schools, at (989) 687-3200.
Jazz band has been canceled for today. Students were told this morning, and a few of them have been trying to call their parents to notify them. I was just informed however, that we are currently having problems with our phones and we are not able to call outside the district.
Parents, please take our annual MJHS Parent Perception Survey by going to the 'News' on the MJHS web page.
Meridian is hiring! We are looking for a full time special education teacher for the 2019-2020 school year! See the attached job posting for more information. You can find the employment application and contact information on our website at www.merps.org under Human Resources.
Friday, February 22nd is a half day of school, and MJHS students will be dismissed at 11:15 a.m.
The 7th & 8th grade boys' basketball games originally scheduled for February 25th have been moved to Tuesday, February 26th. The games are still in Clare and will start at 5:00 p.m.
MJHS Parent/Teacher Conferences are on Wednesday, February 20th from 4:00 - 7:30 p.m. Appointments are not necessary since conferences at MJHS are on a drop-in basis.
Today's MJHS basketball games have been rescheduled for tomorrow, Thursday, February 14th. Games start at 5:00 p.m. The 8th grade play at home, and the 7th graders travel to Beaverton.
Meridian Public Schools will be again on Wednesday, February 13th. Many of the roads that were plowed yesterday have drifted back shut.
Meridian Public Schools will be closed on Tuesday, February 12th as conditions are expected to deteriorate throughout the morning hours.
The MJHS February newsletter is now available in the MJHS web site. Go to 'Documents' under the 'Menu' link.
The 7th grade basketball games for tonight, February 5th have been cancelled. We are very sorry, but MJHS just learned that Harrison had a mix-up and did not send their team to Meridian.
All evening activities have been CANCELLED for tonight. Please stay safe and warm.
All athletic events and practices have been CANCELLED for today. Please stay safe.
Monday's games against Beaverton have been rescheduled for Tuesday, January 22nd @ 5:00 p.m. 7th Grade will play at HOME, and 8th grade will play at Beaverton.
The Jr. High Boys' Basketball games against Beaverton have been canceled for tonight, Monday, January 21st due to Beaverton schools being closed today. The 8th Grade team will practice from 3:00 - 4:30 p.m. and the 7th Grade team will practice from 6:00 - 7:30 p.m.
In an outreach effort, MJHS will be collecting cardboard rolls for Haitian farmers until January 16th to use as growing pods. Please save your cardboard rolls from home, and then students can deliver them to their 6th hour teacher. Thank you for your help!
Friday, January 18th is a half day of school, and MJHS students will be dismissed at 11:15 a.m.
The 7th Grade Boys' Basketball team will start practice Wednesday, January 2nd from 6:00 - 7:30 p.m. The 8th Grade Boys' Basketball team practice had to be canceled for January 2nd, so practices for the 8th grade team will start on Thursday, January 3rd from 3:00 - 4: 30 p.m.
From all of us here at Meridian Public Schools, Merry Christmas to you and your family! 🎅🏻🎄
A Fun Night for MJHS 5th & 6th graders will be held from 3:00-4:30 p.m. on Wednesday, December 19th. A hot cocoa bar, a popcorn bar, and many activities will be offered. Tickets are on sale now during breakfast and lunch. Pre-sale tickets are $6.00 each and $7.00 at the door.
A dance for MJHS 7th & 8th graders will be held from 6:00 - 7:30 p.m. on Wednesday, December 19th. Tickets are now on sale during breakfast and lunch. Pre-sale tickets are $6.00 each and $7.00 at the door.
Friday, December 7th is a half day of school, and MJHS students will be dismissed at 11:15 a.m.
Wednesday, November 21st is a half day of school, and MJHS students will be dismissed at 11:15 a.m. Have a Happy Thanksgiving!
All girls basketball practices at the High School have been cancelled. All Junior High practices have also been cancelled.
All junior high practices have been cancelled for this evening.
With this Friday marking the end of the First Marking Period, MJHS will host Parent/Teacher Conferences on Thursday, November 8th from 12:00 - 3:00 p.m. and 4:30 - 8:00 p.m. Conferences at MJHS are on a drop-in basis.
This Friday, October 26, 2018 is a half day of school and MJHS students will be dismissed at 11:15 a.m.
The first MJHS newsletter of the year is now available in the MJHS web site. Go to 'Documents' under the 'Menu' link.
MJHS students and their families are invited to attend a night of fun at the 2nd annual MJHS Fall Family Night on Wed., Oct. 10th from 6 - 8 p.m. Pre-sale tickets for students are $8.00 each and $10.00 at the door. Adults are free. Tickets are sold each day during lunch.
Picture Retake Day at MJHS is Wednesday, October 3rd.
Reminder: Picture Day at MJHS is on Thursday, September 13th. Students received flyers describing purchasing options last week.
The cross country meet scheduled for today (Sept. 5th) in Shepherd has been cancelled and rescheduled for tomorrow (Thursday, Sept. 6th). Practice is now scheduled to go on for this afternoon but another announcement will go out if storms cause us to cancel that too.
MJHS Schedule--Meridian Jr. High's doors unlock at 7:30 a.m., breakfast starts at 7:40 a.m., and classes start at 8:00 a.m. Please do not drop students off prior to 7:30 a.m.
Although the 5th grade orientation will not be rescheduled, mentors will be on hand to help 5th graders open their lockers Tuesday night from 4 to 7 p.m. MJHS staff and student mentors are also planning on working with 5th graders on opening day to help them adapt to MJHS.
The fire alarm is fixed and schedules will now be handed out Tuesday night from 4 to 7 p.m. Teachers will be available to meet from 5 to 7 p.m., and the 5th grade parent meeting will still occur at 6 p.m.
7th and 8th grade volleyball practice for today, August 27th has been moved to Meridian Elementary School. Practice will still be held from 3:00 to 4:30 p.m.
Due to a lightning strike, MJHS's fire alarm is not functional, and students are not allowed in the building. Schedules will still be distributed from 1 to 3:30 p.m. today just outside the main entrance, but unfortunately students will not be able to get to their locker.
5th grade orientation has been cancelled due to a power outage.
Fifth graders joining band and their parents are invited to attend the 5th Grade Band Parent Meeting on Thursday, September 6th at 7 p.m. in the MJHS cafeteria. Representatives from Marshall Music will be on hand to rent and sell instruments as well as to answer questions.
Schedule pick-up for all MJHS students will take place on Monday, August 27th from 1:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. and on Tuesday, August 28th from 5:00 - 7:00 p.m. Tuesday's scheduled time is part of the Welcome Back Open House.
This year’s Meridian Jr. High Orientation for 5th graders and new 6th, 7th, & 8th grade students to the district will be Monday, August 27th. Orientation will start in the Meridian Jr. High gym at 10:00 a.m. and will last until 1:00 p.m.
7th and 8th grade volleyball practice will be held Monday August 27 through Wednesday August 29 from 3:00-4:45 pm in the JH. You must have a sports physical to participate, and a player fee of $30 will be charged before the first game is played.
The first day of school is Tuesday, September 4th. The day will start at MJHS with breakfast at 7:40 a.m., and classes start at 8:00 a.m.