Mindy McGuire
The next Student Council sponsored spirit day is Friday, March 22. Students are asked to represent their favorite sport's team!
3 days ago, Mindy McGuire
Andy Pygott
The Illinois Assessment of Readiness Testing (IAR) begins on Tuesday March 19 for Middle School students. Testing schedule provided with the last Newsletter for students; all students mus have earbuds/headphones for testing days (wireless earbuds not permitted).
8 days ago, Andy Pygott
Andy Pygott
Pennies for Patients Drive to collect spare change from now until March 19. Charitable proceeds benefits the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society and their research/treatment efforts for blood related cancers that affects children. Please donate & donate again!!
22 days ago, Andy Pygott
Andy Pygott
Congratulations Maggie Pritts! Moving on to the Regional Spelling Bee after finishing in the top 8 at the County Spelling Bee!
about 1 month ago, Andy Pygott
Andy Pygott
Good luck to Maggie and Sean in the County Spelling Bee on Tuesday February 19!
about 1 month ago, Andy Pygott
Mindy McGuire
The Student Council sponsored Valentine's Day dance is Friday, February 18 from 7:00 - 9:00 p.m. in the MMS gym. The dance is for MMS students only. There will be concession items and pictures available to purchase. All items are $1.00 so smaller bills are appreciated!
about 1 month ago, Mindy McGuire
Brian Pekovitch
7th and 8th Graders went Green for Mrs. Knuffman!
about 1 month ago, Brian Pekovitch
Mindy McGuire
Sixth grade went green for Mrs. Knuffman.
about 1 month ago, Mindy McGuire
Mindy McGuire
Make plans to attend tomorrow (Tuesday) night's volleyball games against Warrensburg Latham Cardinals. The 6th grade match will begin at 5:00 p.m. Student Council will have Walking Tacos for sale at this Pack the Place night. There will also be a 50/50 raffle and both class & individual attendance prizes. Go Hawks!
about 1 month ago, Mindy McGuire
Mindy McGuire
Valentine Candy Grams are now on sale during both lunch periods at MMS! The cost is $2.00 per SWEET treat and will be distributed to students on February 14. If you would like to order a Candy Gram for your child, please email Mrs. McGuire at mcguirem@meridianhawks.net.
about 1 month ago, Mindy McGuire
Andy Pygott
Congratulations Maggie Pritts!! Repeat Champion for the District Spelling Bee. 2nd place- Charlotte Pritts, follwed by Sean Hill and Alayna Bickel. Good luck at the County Spelling Bee in February!!
about 1 month ago, Andy Pygott
Mindy McGuire
The next Student Council sponsored spirit day is Friday, January 25. The theme is Pajama Day! Students must following the dress when planning outfits for tomorrow.
about 1 month ago, Mindy McGuire
Andy Pygott
The 7th grade boys' basketball Regional game for Saturday Jan. 19 has been postponed due to weather and rescheduled for Tuesday January 22 at 6:15 in Hillsboro.
2 months ago, Andy Pygott
Andy Pygott
The 6th grade girls' volleyball tournament at Argenta-Oreana for Saturday Jan. 19 has been cancelled due to the weather forecast. Still waiting for information from the host school for the 7th grade boys' basketball Regional game at Hillsboro.
2 months ago, Andy Pygott
Andy Pygott
District Spelling Bee: Tuesday January 29 @ 9:00 am; MS/HS Auditorium The top 8 spellers in grades 4th-8th compete for the chance to move on to the County Spelling Bee at Richland CC in February!
2 months ago, Andy Pygott
Andy Pygott
The MS Boys' Basketball game for Saturday Jan. 12 vs Clinton at 10:30 (home) is cancelled and will be rescheduled due to the weather forecast. Girls' Volleyball at Edinburg is also cancelled and will be rescheduled to finish the tournament. Stay safe!
2 months ago, Andy Pygott
Mindy McGuire
The students all worked hard to decorate the doors for Christmas! Congratulations to the top three study halls. 1st Place: Mrs. Field 2nd Place: Mrs. Conlin 3rd Place: Ms. Deckard
3 months ago, Mindy McGuire
Andy Pygott
Meridian Middle School students dismissed at 1:30 today (Friday Dec 21) for Christmas/Holiday Break. Students return on Tuesday Jan 8, 2019. HAPPY HOLIDAYS!
3 months ago, Andy Pygott
Mindy McGuire
Student Council will have Semester Exam Survival Kits available for students to purchase before school on Wednesday and Thursday. The cost is $4 and will include bottled water, a Rice Krispy treat, granola bar, bag of cookies, and fruit snacks. Students can enjoy these snacks in the classroom during our exam schedules. Thank you in advance for supporting Student Council!
3 months ago, Mindy McGuire
Mindy McGuire
MMS Students are feeling festive today in Christmas sweaters!
3 months ago, Mindy McGuire
Mindy McGuire
MMS Students are feeling festive today in Christmas sweaters!
3 months ago, Mindy McGuire
Mindy McGuire
The next Student Council sponsored Spirit Day at MMS is this Friday, December 14. The theme is (ugly) Christmas sweater day!
3 months ago, Mindy McGuire
Mindy Deckard
Are you great at trivia? Do you want a fun after school activity? Try-outs for the 2019 MMS scholastic bowl team will take place tonight and tomorrow night from 2:45-3:45 in Ms. Deckard's room. Students only need to come to one night. Email Ms. Deckard for details!
3 months ago, Mindy Deckard
Mindy McGuire
THANK YOU to the fans - both Meridian & Monticello - for attending last night's Pack the Place game at MMS. Through various organizations and donations, we will be sending approximately $1,500 to the Taylorville tornado relief fund! A special thanks to Coach Houser & Jason Brelsfoard for rallying the crowd and the Jeff & Toni Brown family for donating their winning portion of 50/50 back to the cause. #wearemeridian
4 months ago, Mindy McGuire
Andy Pygott
MS students celebrated the 200th Birthday for Illinois Statehood during Study Hall on Tuesday December 4. T-shirts design by 8th grader Rylee O'Dear!
4 months ago, Andy Pygott
Mindy McGuire
Join us for Pack the Place night on Thursday, December 6th when our boys' basketball teams take on the Monticello Sages. The first game will start at 6:00 p.m. in the MMS gym. Student Council will have walking tacos for sale and a 50/50 drawing. Proceeds from 50/50 will be donated to help with tornado relief efforts in Taylorville. MMS Students - don't forget to sign in! The first 50 students will receive a Meridian Hawks wristband. Go Hawks!
4 months ago, Mindy McGuire
Andy Pygott
Thank you to all the students who donated to the MS Humane Society Drive. We collected over 400 lbs. of food for homeless animals in our area!
4 months ago, Andy Pygott
Andy Pygott
Texas Roadhouse Gift Card Sales taking place; great Holiday Gift or for personal use since they can be used any time at any Roadhouse location. Pre-orders now; custom Hawk logo when they come in and our school receives a % back for each card amount sold.
4 months ago, Andy Pygott
Mindy McGuire
Make plans to support our Lady Hawks at Pack the Place Night on Tuesday! Student Council will have nachos available to purchase. There will also be a 50/50 drawing and both class & individual attendance prizes! MMS students need to make sure to stop by the attendance table to enter! The Scholastic Book Fair will also be open. First game starts at 6:00 p.m.
4 months ago, Mindy McGuire
Mindy Deckard
Congratulations to the 8th grade for being the first team to reach their goal for the MJHS Food Drive. Currently they have 339 cans, followed by the 7th grade with 217. The 6th grade, at 206 cans has made up a lot of ground! Remember, there's just two more days!
5 months ago, Mindy Deckard
Mindy Deckard
Day two of the MJHS Food Drive is in the books, and the race is close! The 7th grade is in the lead with 169 cans, followed closely by the 8th grade at 136 cans! The 6th grade made up a lot of room today, bringing their number up to 112. Keep up the great work!
5 months ago, Mindy Deckard
Mindy McGuire
Thanks to all who donated and made the annual Socktober Sock Drive such a success. Student Council will be donating 260 pairs of new sock to Northeast Community Fund!
5 months ago, Mindy McGuire
Mindy McGuire
Mrs. McGuire's 1st hour math class enjoyed Dunkin' Donuts for breakfast this morning to celebrate no missing assignments for 1st quarter. Keep up the great work, 6th graders!
5 months ago, Mindy McGuire
Mindy McGuire
Wednesday, October 31 is the last day for students to turn in socks for the Socktober Sock Drive. Students are encouraged to wear crazy socks tomorrow (Tuesday) in support of Red Ribbon week and Socktober.
5 months ago, Mindy McGuire
Mindy McGuire
Halloween Candy Grams are currently on sale during both lunch periods at MMS! The cost is $2.00 each and will include a full size Hershey bar and a special Halloween message. Student Council will pass the candy grams out during study hall on 10/31. If you are interested in sending your child a Halloween Gram, email Mrs. McGuire at mcguirem@meridianhawks.net.
5 months ago, Mindy McGuire
Mindy McGuire
Meridian Middle School Student Council will host a Halloween dance for MMS students on Saturday, October 27. The dance will take place in the MMS gym from 7:00 - 9:00 pm. This is a costume dance, so students are encouraged to dress up. There will be snacks, drinks, and picture opportunities available for students to purchase.
5 months ago, Mindy McGuire
Andy Pygott
Middle School Fall Fundraiser items to be delivered to students on Wednesday- including Cookie Dough. Students that ride a bus with large orders may need to consider alternative transportation home to help with orders. All student prize items provided when order money turned in!
5 months ago, Andy Pygott
Andy Pygott
High School Homecoming Parade- Wednesday September 26; leaves school parking lot at 6:00 pm. Friday September 28: Green & White Spirit Day for all Meridian students. GO HAWKS!!
6 months ago, Andy Pygott
Matt O'Brien
8th Grade Advanced Computers 3D Printer project 2- Earbud holders! (part 2)
6 months ago, Matt O'Brien
Matt O'Brien
8th Grade Advanced Computers 3D Printer project 2- Earbud holders!
6 months ago, Matt O'Brien
Andy Pygott
MS Fall Fundraiser to benefit Class Accounts; customized Tervis Tumblers, Cookie Dough and incredible pricing for magazine subscriptions (either print or electronic) along with on-line ordering options. Thank you for any support you, family, friends, neighbors may provide!
6 months ago, Andy Pygott
Andy Pygott
Congratulations to the MS Boys' baseball team on their 13-0 Regional win over Argenta-Oreana. They move on to play in the 2nd round against Sullivan on Saturday at noon in Macon. Good luck!!
6 months ago, Andy Pygott
Andy Pygott
Good luck the MS Boys' Baseball team when they begin Regional play today and host the Bombers from Argenta-Oreana at 4:30 pm GO HAWKS!!
6 months ago, Andy Pygott
Andy Pygott
MS boys' baseball game for today- Friday Sept 7 and Saturday Sept 8 are cancelled due to weather.
7 months ago, Andy Pygott
Andy Pygott
The girls' softball Regional 2nd round game against Mt. Zion for Saturday Sept 8 has been rescheduled for Monday September 10 at 6:00 pm at Meridian's softball diamond. GO HAWKS!!
7 months ago, Andy Pygott
Andy Pygott
Congratulations to the girls' softball team on their 1st round Regional win over Pana Jr. High today- 15-0. The ladies move on to host the 2nd round of Regional play on Saturday at noon against the Mt. Zion Braves. GO HAWKS!!
7 months ago, Andy Pygott
Andy Pygott
Thank you to the parents that attended our annual MS Open House last night. We always appreciate parent involvement and attendance at these special events! Our school Fall Fundraiser begins on Sept. 7 which includes magazine subscriptions at great prices among other items.
7 months ago, Andy Pygott