The volleyball matches scheduled for tomorrow night (Monday, January 24) at Sangamon Valley have been canceled.
We are hosting the 7th grade 2A State Basketball tournament this year. Please consider donating to our hospitality room if you are able. Thanks in advance! https://www.signupgenius.com/go/9040f4badad22a2f49-boys
The volleyball games rescheduled for tomorrow morning (1/22/22) against Central A&M have been postponed.
Friday, January 14 is an approved 11:10 a.m. dismissal for teacher in-service that was left off the district calendar provided at the beginning of the school year. There is no school on Monday, January 17 for Martin Luther King Day.
We hope everyone has had a relaxing winter break! School resumes for students on Tuesday, January 4. We are looking forward to a great 2nd semester!
Meridian district has several position listed for 2nd semester - RTI aide, kitchen staff, custodial team, and coaching! If you know someone who is looking, please share this info! https://www.meridianhawks.net/page/employment
The January lunch menu for the Macon campus can be found here - https://5il.co/139e6
We will have a lunch menu change for Thursday & Friday of this week. Thursday, December 16 - Goulash Friday, December 17 - Cheese Pizza
Our Christmas band & chorus concert will take place today (December 12) at 2:00 in the auditorium. Join us for this free holiday event!
The MMS boys will play tonight's home basketball games in the Meridian Elementary School gym (Blue Mound). The 7th grade game will begin at 6:00 p.m. with the 8th grade game to follow. Please note that concessions will not be available. Go Hawks!
8th grade cheerleader, Alayna Bickel, traveled to Philadelphia, PA over Thanksgiving break to perform with other All American Cheerleaders from around the country in the Thanksgiving Day Parade. Congratulations, Alayna!
While on break, don't forget about our Texas Roadhouse gift cards sales that are currently taking place! This is a chance to pre-order gift cards for those on your Christmas list while also helping our school raise money. Orders are due back by December 1 and gift cards will be delivered within 2 weeks! Gift cards don't expire and can be used at any Texas Roadhouse location. Thanks in advance and have a great Thanksgiving!
Texas Roadhouse Gift Card fundraising packets are being sent home with students today! This is a great opportunity to take care of holiday shopping while also benefiting our school! Pre-order Texas Roadhouse gift cards ($5 or more) from any MMS student and MMS receives 10% of the order! New this year - A $30 gift card will also receive an extra $5 coupon for your next visit to Texas Roadhouse. The gift cards can be used at any Texas Roadhouse location with no expiration date. Orders are due back to the MMS office by Wednesday, December 1. Checks can be made payable to Meridian Middle School. The top 30 sellers will receive a delicious catered Texas Roadhouse Luncheon. In addition, ANY student who sells over $500 in gift cards will receive a FREE $10 meal at Texas Roadhouse once a month in 2022. Thanks in advance for supporting our school!
Please note - Students who ride Bus #61 will be dismissed at 2:00 p.m. today (Friday).
If you are out and about this weekend, please consider picking up an item (or two!) for the local Humane Society Drive taking place now. Specific items needed can be found on the flyer link provided. Donations can be dropped off any time between now and November 23 in Mr. Bates' room. Thank you in advance for supporting this charitable cause! https://animoto.com/play/ObaHX01AB9W0VHBLsz0Ohw Flyer Link- https://5il.co/11h3m
The Meridian Art Club just finished creating a mural at The Man Cave Barber Shop in Macon. The design was created by Charlotte Pritts and painted by Charlotte Pritts, Grace Moyer, Olivia Henderson, Mckynlee Kapchinske, Kyra Dunn, Summer Deadmond, and Destiny Marquis. Mrs. Perrey’s club did a great job!
"What does it mean to be a good community member and support one another?" To go along with today's writing prompt, Miss Comerford's English class invited a few of our playoff-bound high school football players in to help decorate pumpkins. It's fun to see the two buildings work together to show school spirit. Go Hawks! *Thanks to our community members who donated pumpkins to be used with this activity!
The Student Council-sponsored Halloween dance will take place tomorrow evening (Friday) from 7:00 - 9:00 p.m. This dance is for Meridian Middle School students only and guests are not welcome to attend. Students are encouraged to wear their Halloween costumes and medical face masks are required. Entry is free, but please plan to bring money for the concession stand, picture opportunity, and costume contest. Small bills are encouraged! Rides should be at MMS promptly at 9:00 p.m.
Students are encouraged to dress up during the week of October 25 for Red Ribbon Week. Monday - “Life’s a Journey. Travel Drug Free.” -Wear Tourist or Hawaiian Outfits Tuesday - “Be Bright. Don’t Do Drugs.” -Class Colors: 6th - Blue, 7th - Black, 8th - Green Wednesday - “Dream of Being Drug-Free.” -Pajama Day Thursday - “Head to Toe - I’m Drug Free” -Wacky Tacky Day Friday - Be a Hero. Make Good Choices.” -Super Hero Day
Tomorrow's GBB game against Sullivan has been postponed (October 12). The game was rescheduled to Monday, November 8 at 6:00 p.m. at home.