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August 15, 2014

Key Communicator-August 15, 2014

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2014-15 School Year Off to a Great Start

A special thanks to the MPSD teachers, students, parents, staff, and community members for helping the 2014-15 school year get off to such a great start! We make a great team!

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Are You Ready for Wildcat Football?

The MHS Wildcats will kick-off the season tonight with the “Football Jamboree” hosted at Neshoba Central at 7 p.m.

After the Jamboree, the Wildcats will take on Northwest Rankin on Friday, August 22 at 7 p.m. in Ray Stadium.

For a complete 2014 football schedule, please click here.

2014 Ticket Information:
-Reserved Chair-Back seating Season Ticket: $60 (includes reserved parking)
-Reserved Chair-Back Seating: $12 per game
-General Admission Seating: $8 per game

Love Wildcat Sports? Use one of the following passes to come to all sporting events for one low price!
-All Sport Adult Reserved Seating Pass: $100 (includes reserved seating at football games)
-All Sport Adult Pass: $80
-All Sport Student Pass: $50
-Student Athlete Pass: $25 (MHS Student Athletes can use this pass to attend other sporting events throughout the year.)

To purchase your tickets or for more information, please contact Karen Kimberl at 601.482.1225.

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Perry Winford, MHS Senior, Completed College Program Before High School Graduation

We are extremely proud of Meridian High School Senior Perry Winford! Through Ross Collins Career and Technical Center, Perry earned an associate’s certificate degree in automotive technology from Meridian Community College before he finished his Junior year of high school. To read the full story, click here.

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A special thanks…

To the United Way of East Mississippi and the community of Meridian for large donation of school uniforms and supplies to our elementary schools through the “Stuff the Bus” campaign! We truly appreciate it!

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Golden Apple Award Nominations

MPSD is pleased to have four teachers from our district awarded Golden Apples since the program began at the beginning of the 2012-13 school year. The Golden Apple Awards will continue this year, so nominate your favorite teacher by visiting either www.meridianstar.com or www.wgbctv.com and clicking on the Golden Apple logo.

Nominations can be submitted by parents, faculty, or community members, as well as past and present students.

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Come Visit Us!

We have tons of opportunities for you to be involved in our schools, so mark your calendars!

 

Magnolia Middle School Title I Meeting / PTO Meeting

Tuesday, August 26, 2014 - 6 p.m.

 

Northwest Middle School PBIS Street Dance

Thursday, August 28

Northwest Teacher Parking Lot

The Street Dance is a PBIS Event for students who have no office referrals and have not had to sign the discipline ladder more than once.

 

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MPSD in the News…

 

Learning with Discipline

http://www.meridianstar.com/local/x197387380/Learning-with-discipline

 

MHS Player Raekwon Davis Commits to Alabama

http://www.clarionledger.com/story/recruitingreport/2014/08/11/raekwon-davis-commits-to-alabama/13931559/

 

MPSD Offering Free Breakfast and Lunch to All Students

http://www.wtok.com/home/headlines/School-Lunches-Now-Free-for-Meridian-Public-Schools-270948961.html

 

Welcome Back

http://www.meridianstar.com/local/x197384019/Welcome-Back

 

Back to School Supply Lists

http://www.wtok.com/home/headlines/Back-To-School-Lists-270368561.html

 

School is Back in Session

http://www.wtok.com/home/headlines/School-is-Back-in-Session-in-Meridian-270201621.html

 

A New School Year

http://www.wtok.com/home/headlines/A-New-School-Year-Brings--270087271.html

 

MHS Players and Coaches Open Camp with High Expectations

http://www.meridianstar.com/sports/x449116977/Meridian-players-coaches-open-camp-with-high-expectations

 

Back to School Prep

http://www.wtok.com/home/headlines/Back-to-School-Prep-is-Underway-for-Teachers-269587201.html

 

MPSD Parent University

http://www.wtok.com/home/headlines/Meridian-School-District-Hosts-First-Parent-University--269489221.html

 

STEM Students Job Shadow

http://www.wtok.com/home/headlines/STEM-Students-Job-Shadow-269460441.html?ref=441

 

United Way Delivers School Supplies from Stuff the Bus

http://www.wtok.com/home/headlines/United-Way-Delivers-School-Supplies-268929421.html

 

MHS Administrators Put Their Feet on the Street

http://www.wtok.com/home/headlines/MPS-Puts-Feet-on-the-Street-268944611.html

 

MPSD Registration

http://www.wtok.com/home/headlines/Meridian-Public-Schools-Registration-This-Week-267358441.htm

 

MAAE ‘School of Excellence’ Award

http://www.wtok.com/home/headlines/MAAE-Presents-Teachers-with-Arts-Awards-267515731.html

 

Teachers Attend Summer Institute

http://www.wtok.com/home/headlines/Teachers-Attend-Summer-Institute-267088061.html

 

Making a Difference in the Lives of Students

http://www.meridianstar.com/local/x611415370/Making-a-difference-in-students-lives

 

MPSD Properties Added to National Register

http://www.wtok.com/home/headlines/Mississippi-Properties-Added-to-National-Register-267033281.html

 

Whole School Institute – MHS Being Recognized as School of Excellence

http://www.meridianstar.com/local/x611411669/Integrating-arts-in-curriculum-focus-of-annual-institute

 

MHS Teacher Attends Institute

http://www.meridianstar.com/local/x611410599/ATTENDS-TEACHER-INSTITUTE

 

Ray Stadium to get Facelift

http://www.meridianstar.com/local/x1736704345/Ray-Stadium-to-get-face-lift

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