Mrs. Warnick
Foods III/IV made egg rolls today in our unit on China. I think they did a great job!
4 months ago, Mrs. Warnick
Eric Hurelbrink
Class of 2023 Freshmen Orientation will me held on 3/20/19 in the HS/MS Auditorium at 6:30pm. All incoming freshmen and, at least one parent, are asked to attend. See you then!
5 months ago, Eric Hurelbrink
Eric Hurelbrink
Hawks play for the IHSA regional title v Central Catholic tonight at 7pm at Stanford Olympia. 3pt contest at 5:30. LET’S GO HAWKS!!!
5 months ago, Eric Hurelbrink
Eric Hurelbrink
Check out Abby Smith’s This I Believe essay at this link http://www.nprillinois.org/post/i-believe-one-wish So proud of this outstanding young lady!
5 months ago, Eric Hurelbrink
Eric Hurelbrink
Congratulations to MHS senior, Abby Smith on being honored by the Springfield Rotary and NPR radio for her “This I Believe” essay. MHS is so proud of you!!
5 months ago, Eric Hurelbrink
Eric Hurelbrink
MHS is deeply saddened by the loss of Mrs. Knuffman. She will always be remembered for her smile and the lives she touched. Students and staff, please wear green on Monday, 2/11, as a show of respect and support for Susan and the Knuffman family.
5 months ago, Eric Hurelbrink
Eric Hurelbrink
Hawk Fans-1/18/19 is the 2009 State Championship Recognition. A “meet and greet” will be held at 5pm for all fans in the auditorium. Come out and reminisce with players, coaches, cheer, and team personnel. Introductions will be between the JV/Varsity game. Please share
6 months ago, Eric Hurelbrink
Eric Hurelbrink
Our Hawk has returned! Thank you to the Meridian Booster Club and all who have donated to help raise our “ransom”! If you want to still help, go to www.gofundme.com/rescue-the-hawk This link will be open until 2/1/19.
6 months ago, Eric Hurelbrink
Eric Hurelbrink
Attention Hawk Fans - tonight’s boys JV game will begin at 5pm with Varsity to follow. Please help spread the word!
6 months ago, Eric Hurelbrink
Eric Hurelbrink
Hawk fans - given the forecasted inclement weather for Saturday, January 12, 2019, all high school games, activities and practices have been postponed. Tonight’s varsity boys home game is still scheduled to take place.
6 months ago, Eric Hurelbrink
Eric Hurelbrink
Calling all 2008-09 varsity boys basketball players and cheerleaders! MHS is planning a 10 year recognition of the state championship team on 1/18/19. 5pm reception followed by recognition between JV/V games. Contact Eric Hurelbrink and PLEASE spread the word!
6 months ago, Eric Hurelbrink
Eric Hurelbrink
Hawk fans - Friday night’s boys basketball game @ Central AM is our annual Cakes for a Cure game. Come out and support our team and a very worthy cause. All proceeds are donated to families, entities and organizations close to both communities. Please support!
7 months ago, Eric Hurelbrink
Eric Hurelbrink
Great job by MMS and MHS choirs at tonight’s Christmas performance
7 months ago, Eric Hurelbrink
Eric Hurelbrink
Congratulations to Bentley Etherton, Matt Maxwell, Zach Bowman and Nick Shasteen on being selected as Heartland Tech Academy Students of the Quarter. Great job!
7 months ago, Eric Hurelbrink
Eric Hurelbrink
Hawks- I have been contacted by the “Bird Snatcher”. They are demanding $500 at this time. The Meridian boosters have set up a GoFundMe link at www.gofundme.com/rescue-the-hawk. Please help us get our Hawk back!
7 months ago, Eric Hurelbrink
Eric Hurelbrink
A group calling themselves the Bird Snatchers have “birdnapped” our beloved Hawk! See the note they left last night and be on the alert for info on how we can get our dear mascot back!
7 months ago, Eric Hurelbrink
Eric Hurelbrink
On 12-10 & 12-11, MHS b-ball will partner w/ Sullivan & Cerro Gordo for a Minute of Relief at Monday’s girls & Tuesday’s boys game. Donations to Missions for Taylorville will be taken between the 3rd & 4th quarters of varsity games.
7 months ago, Eric Hurelbrink
Sheila Rappe
Genetics students welcomed Kristi Webster, Meridian Middle School Science Teacher, to class today to learn more about the genetic basis of her brain cancer. Thank you for your time and insight, Mrs. Webster!
7 months ago, Sheila Rappe
Eric Hurelbrink
Hawks fans - Mark your calendars! 1/18/19 MHS will honor the 10th anniversary of the 2008-09 Boys Basketball State Championship team. More details to come
8 months ago, Eric Hurelbrink
Eric Hurelbrink
Freshmen Seminar students are beginning a Kindness Campaign.
8 months ago, Eric Hurelbrink
Eric Hurelbrink
MHS 2018 “Let’s Fill Santa’s Sleigh” campaign is underway until Dec 7 Please donate new toys, stocking stuffers, or cold weather items as part of Salvation Army’s Angel Tree Toys program. Place items in Santa’s Sleigh in the Great Hall. Thank you for your support!
8 months ago, Eric Hurelbrink
Sheila Rappe
Genetics students studied polygenic inheritance of eye color thanks to a grant from the Illinois Retired Teachers Association
8 months ago, Sheila Rappe
Eric Hurelbrink
From my previous post, you will see I was not an Illinois State SCHOLAR! Wow, it autocorrects everything but.......
8 months ago, Eric Hurelbrink
Eric Hurelbrink
Congratulations to our MHS Illinois State Scolars: Dylan Baker, Hannah Craft, Sydney Moore, Alexis Rosenberger, Sadie Scott and Sam VonBehren
8 months ago, Eric Hurelbrink
Eric Hurelbrink
All District Veterans Day program at MHS on November 9 at 9am. Please pass the word to any veteran you might know and help us honor those who have served!
9 months ago, Eric Hurelbrink
Eric Hurelbrink
Thank you @admcares for your generosity in supporting the “real life” learning experiences of Meridian High School students. We are truly grateful and humbled by this.
9 months ago, Eric Hurelbrink
Eric Hurelbrink
Today we had a lot of “travelers” in our building. Let’s see how many roll out of bed and come to school in their “pjs” to support Red Ribbon Week.
9 months ago, Eric Hurelbrink
Sheila Rappe
Great new art from Ms. Klink's Art I classes!
9 months ago, Sheila Rappe
Eric Hurelbrink
MHS volleyball will host Dig Pink night on 10/11 v Tuscola. Bake sale and basket raffles will be held to raise money for this worthy cause.
9 months ago, Eric Hurelbrink
Sheila Rappe
Ms. Gatchel's Algebra 2 and Pre-Calculus students used dolls and rubber bands to simulate bungee jumping. They collected data and wrote prediction equations to find the amount of rubber bands it would take to give the doll the most "thrilling" jump without getting hurt.
10 months ago, Sheila Rappe
Eric Hurelbrink
All District Pep Rally. Always one of the best days of the year
10 months ago, Eric Hurelbrink
Eric Hurelbrink
Reminder to parents of seniors- tonight is Financial Aid Night at 6:30 in the auditorium. Info on filing FAFSA will be provided. This meeting is very important as any student planning to attend ANY school next year has to file a FAFSA beginning on October 1
10 months ago, Eric Hurelbrink
Eric Hurelbrink
Game change alert— next Monday’s JV football game (Sept 24) will be at Kincaid v South Fork at 6pm
10 months ago, Eric Hurelbrink
Eric Hurelbrink
Herff-Jones will be at MHS on 9/17 from 3-6:30 pm. This will be for all students interested in class rings, letter jackets and graduation products.
10 months ago, Eric Hurelbrink
Mrs. Warnick
Foods III students made homemade spaghetti sauce (from fresh tomatoes) and ravioli. They did a great job!
10 months ago, Mrs. Warnick
Eric Hurelbrink
Tomorrow’s (Sept 8) soccer game at Riverton has been canceled.
10 months ago, Eric Hurelbrink
Eric Hurelbrink
Due to heat, tonight’s soccer game @ Arthur will be played at 6:30pm.
11 months ago, Eric Hurelbrink
Eric Hurelbrink
Golf at Tuscola is canceled today. No practice. Volleyball will play at Monticello Middle School tonight
11 months ago, Eric Hurelbrink
Eric Hurelbrink
Parents- the Macon campus is having phone issues this morning. We are not able to receive calls at this time. Please email the high school or middle school office to report absences.
11 months ago, Eric Hurelbrink
Eric Hurelbrink
MHS school picture day on Monday, August 20th. If you didn’t pick up a packet at registration, we have some available in the office.
11 months ago, Eric Hurelbrink
Eric Hurelbrink
Tomorrow starts the 2018-19 school year at Meridian high school. We look forward to seeing our students tomorrow and having a great year! Go Hawks!!!
11 months ago, Eric Hurelbrink
Eric Hurelbrink
All school registration 8/7/18 from 10-6pm in Great Hall. Forms available on School website to pre-fill if you wish.
12 months ago, Eric Hurelbrink
Eric Hurelbrink
New look to the Great Hall. Journalism project coming together. Thanks to Jake Romano at Illini Grad Sales-Herff Jones
about 1 year ago, Eric Hurelbrink
Sheila Rappe
NHS Blood Drive is Tuesday, August 7th. We need you to help save lives! Please Email Sheila Rappe to schedule an appointment. rappes@meridianhawks.net
about 1 year ago, Sheila Rappe
Sheila Rappe
The Class of 2018 had 26 American Red Cross Red Cord Recipients! Red Cord recipients donated blood 3 or more times while in high school.
about 1 year ago, Sheila Rappe
Eric Hurelbrink
MHS will treat students to Krekels on Friday, May 18. Students need to let the office know their selection TODAY if they have not already.
about 1 year ago, Eric Hurelbrink
Sheila Rappe
Congratulations to the 2018 Meridian National Honor Society inductees!
about 1 year ago, Sheila Rappe
Mrs. Moore
Don't miss your last opportunity to see this show, tonight at 7. Tickets online or at the door. www.showtix4u.com
about 1 year ago, Mrs. Moore
Sheila Rappe
General Physical Science students tested their engineering skills to capture raw eggs safely!
about 1 year ago, Sheila Rappe
Eric Hurelbrink
High School Academc Awards, NHS Induction and Senior Scholarships at 1pm on Sunday, May 6
about 1 year ago, Eric Hurelbrink
Eric Hurelbrink
Ms Bracken’s Physics students take part in the annual Rube Goldberg competiition. Great job by all of these students!
about 1 year ago, Eric Hurelbrink
Eric Hurelbrink
Congratulations ro Abby Herbert and Connor Hurelbrink. Central Illinois Conference 2017-18 Scholar Athletes.
about 1 year ago, Eric Hurelbrink
Mrs. Moore
A make-up sneak peek. Don't forget your tickets for the production of The Brothers Grimm Spectaculathon this weekend! www.meridiandrama.com
about 1 year ago, Mrs. Moore
Eric Hurelbrink
MHS 2018 Prom Court. Congratulations to all and especially Queen Jessica Morgeson @jesssielynnn and King Nate Durbin @nate_262
about 1 year ago, Eric Hurelbrink
Mrs. Moore
Corryn Brock has been named to the All-State Journalism Team!
about 1 year ago, Mrs. Moore
Mrs. Warnick
Today, Food Science students learned about sugar and sugar substitutes in several fun experiments with ADM Food Scientist Kati Ledbetter.
about 1 year ago, Mrs. Warnick
Mrs. Moore
Meridian journalism takes 8 students to state competition. Good luck!
about 1 year ago, Mrs. Moore
Eric Hurelbrink
HS Choir perfoms “Yesterday” at the Spring Concert
about 1 year ago, Eric Hurelbrink
Eric Hurelbrink
Meridian MS choir performs at Spring Concert
about 1 year ago, Eric Hurelbrink
Eric Hurelbrink
FCS “Cherry on Top” fundraiser. Thanks to Mrs Horne and our good sports.
about 1 year ago, Eric Hurelbrink
Mrs. Warnick
Foods II made double-crust pies today. Outstanding job on your first pies!
about 1 year ago, Mrs. Warnick
Mrs. Campbell
The Entrepreneurship class will be hosting its first MERIDIAN MERCHANDISE SALE EVENT in the Great Hall on Wednesday, 4/25 from 4-8pm. Stop in to buy window decals, shirts, blankets, and more!
about 1 year ago, Mrs. Campbell
Eric Hurelbrink
Congratulations to Corryn Brock, Lydia Wiggins, Spencer Litteral, Sydney Moore and Sadie Scott on qualifying for Journalism State
about 1 year ago, Eric Hurelbrink
Eric Hurelbrink
MHS WYSE team - 4th place in State!!
about 1 year ago, Eric Hurelbrink
Eric Hurelbrink
Congratulations!! MHS WYSE takes 4th in State competition!!!
about 1 year ago, Eric Hurelbrink
Mr. Sheppard
Reminder to 8th -11th grade football players and parents that we are having a helmet safety and information meeting tonight at 6pm in the auditorium.
over 1 year ago, Mr. Sheppard
Mrs. Campbell
From Coach Campbell: Today's Middle School track meet at Pana is cancelled. Girls will practice until 4pm. Tomorrow there is no meet at Monticello. There was an old schedule that mentioned it but it was an error. NEXT MEET is this FRIDAY and it is our COUNTY meet. We'll send out more information about it soon.
over 1 year ago, Mrs. Campbell
Eric Hurelbrink
All games for Saturday, April 7, have been postponed.
over 1 year ago, Eric Hurelbrink
Eric Hurelbrink
Softball and Girls track canceled today.
over 1 year ago, Eric Hurelbrink
Eric Hurelbrink
Congrats to our All County Basketball honorees - Kaelee Stockton girls Honorable Mention. Cameron Getz and Garrett Meisenhelter, boys 2nd Team and Nate Durbin, Connor Hurelbrink and Jacob Jones, boys Honorable Mention
over 1 year ago, Eric Hurelbrink
Eric Hurelbrink
All athletic events for 3/29/18 have been canceled due to weather.
over 1 year ago, Eric Hurelbrink
Dan Brue
Reminder: There is an early dismissal today (March 29). MHS and MMS will dismiss at 1:30 and MES will dismiss at 1:50. Have a great Spring Break!
over 1 year ago, Dan Brue
Mrs. Warnick
Food Science students are learning how to make pickled vegetables! They did a great job and are excited to try their finished products.
over 1 year ago, Mrs. Warnick
Eric Hurelbrink
Congratulations to Cameron Getz on winning MVP of Heart of Illinois All Star basketball game
over 1 year ago, Eric Hurelbrink
Sheila Rappe
Today's STEM lesson focused on motor construction in General Physical Science.
over 1 year ago, Sheila Rappe
Eric Hurelbrink
Click the link below for the MHS March Newsletter http://5il.co/3094
over 1 year ago, Eric Hurelbrink
Mr. Sheppard
There will be a helmet safety and information meeting for 2018 football parents and players on April 11th in the high school auditorium.
over 1 year ago, Mr. Sheppard
Sheila Rappe
Meridian High School junior Sam VonBehren was recently selected as one of the top twelve scholastic bowl players from the 34 teams assigned to the Glen Carbon IHSA sectional site. Congratulations!
over 1 year ago, Sheila Rappe
Mrs. Campbell
Our Entrepreneurship class had a discussion today about the marketing and sales techniques that surround the various holiday seasons.
over 1 year ago, Mrs. Campbell
Tricia Campbell
The Entrepreneurship students were pressing shirts on site at Meridian Elementary Family Night. They were very busy!
over 1 year ago, Tricia Campbell
Dan Brue
Meridian School District's response to National Walkout Day. http://www.meridianhawks.net/article/42830
over 1 year ago, Dan Brue
Tricia Campbell
The entrepreneurship class produced the middle school drama shirts. Great job!
over 1 year ago, Tricia Campbell
Eric Hurelbrink
MHS WYSE Team advances to State competition!! Congratulations to all. #WeAreMeridian
over 1 year ago, Eric Hurelbrink
Eric Hurelbrink
Find the Meridian CUSD #15 mobile app. Search Apple or Google Play for Meridian Schools Il
over 1 year ago, Eric Hurelbrink
Eric Hurelbrink
New school website debuts this afternoon. Same old address - great NEW site!
over 1 year ago, Eric Hurelbrink
Eric Hurelbrink
Friday 2/16- Senior Night at MHS. College theme night. Rep your college choice or favorite college team.
over 1 year ago, Eric Hurelbrink
Eric Hurelbrink
Journalism/District 15 News had first live broadcast yesterday. In case you didn’t know, GREAT things happen at MHS! #WeAreMeridiab
over 1 year ago, Eric Hurelbrink
Eric Hurelbrink
Meridian boys hoops- 7th grade Plays for Sect 2nite, 8th grade for Reg title 2morro,and Varsity for CIC title Fri. #WeAreMeridian
over 1 year ago, Eric Hurelbrink
Eric Hurelbrink
Hawks win 54-51. Play Friday for Conference Tournament Championship at 7:30 PM in Tuscola.
over 1 year ago, Eric Hurelbrink
Eric Hurelbrink
Boys basketball v Tuscola tonight in the CIC Tournament. 6pm. #WeAreMeridian #letsgohawks
over 1 year ago, Eric Hurelbrink