MHS Daily Bulletin

Daily Bulletin - March 24, 2017

swaterma Thu, 03/23/2017 - 1:46pm

Friday, March 24, 2017

 

  •  Parent/teacher conferences:  Conferences are to be held Tuesday, March 28 from 3:30pm - 7:00pm in the gym.  Please take advantage of this chance to connect with your student's teachers face-to-face.  That day is an early releasen day for students.
     
  • Yearbook photos:
    • Senior class photo is Tuesday, March 28 after school on the bleachers.  This is the ONLY time so make sure you are there!
       
  • Seniors: Presentation practices are next week!  Please contact your adviser to set up a time.  Presentation day is in less than a month and a successful practice is required!
     
  • Senior presentation day:  If you'd like to serve on one of our panels to score senior presentations, please let Mrs. Waterman know.  Date is April 19th at noon and includes a catered lunch.  This is a wonderful way to support MHS students as they race towards graduation!  
     
  • Seniors and alumni:  The Meridian Public School Foundation scholarship application is available now.  This for current seniors as well as alumni.  Go to http://www.meridianpublicschoolfoundation.org/application/ to apply.  Due date is April 24.  If you have questions, please see Mrs. Waterman.
     
  • Interested in joining the leadership class or running for an ASB office, Class Office, or school board representative, please come to a meeting during T3 this Thursday in Mr. Ames' room or contact Mr. Ames via email or phone. 
    Positions include president, vice president, treasurer, secretary, and representative for each class as well as inter-high representative and publicity manager at the high school level and two student representatives to the school board.
     
  • WCC Accuplacer testing:  If you are a senior and considering WCC for next year, save $20 and take the Accuplacer placement test for free at MHS!  Sign up with Mrs. Waterman.  Dates are April 11 for English, and April 25 for math.
     
  • Cheer tryouts are April 10th - 14th.  There is a mandatory parent and student meeting March 28th from 5:30pm - 7:00pm. 

 

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Twitter: @meridian505
These are the official Meridian School District social media pages! Please "like", follow & share!

 

Friday, March 24

Track at Lynden - 3:30pm

V Baseball at MHS vs. Lynden - 4:00pm

Saturday, March 25

Softball at MHS vs. Sehome - 12:00pm

JV Baseball at Lakewood - 12:00pm
 

 

Meridian Athletics - for the latest updates, please see www.nwcathletics.org

 

Please pay sports fees if you haven't already! 

2016-2017 Eligibility Form

 

 
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

MHS FFA BOOSTER CLUB

Booster Club contact: Jill @ 319-6572

jmhorgen@aol.com

Click here for the calendar.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


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Contact Info! - Stay Tuned
Please Email me with any questions:
 
Please visit the music department website often for information, sheet music and other things
 
Join the music department facebook pages:
MHS Music Department (The student's page, but parents can join too)
 
MHS Booster Page (The parent's page)
Stay tuned! - general music department information at the new music department site.
 
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Yearbook photos:

  • Senior class photo is Tuesday, March 28 after school on the bleachers.  This is the ONLY time so make sure you are there

 

Seniors and alumni:  The Meridian Public School Foundation scholarship application is available now.  This for current seniors as well as alumni.  Go to http://www.meridianpublicschoolfoundation.org/application/ to apply.  Due date is April 24.  If you have questions, please see Mrs. Waterman.

Seniors: Presentation practices are next week!  Please contact your adviser to set up a time.  Presentation day is in less than a month and a successful practice is required!

 

Running Start students are allowed on the MHS campus when they have a MHS class.


 If you have questions about this policy, please see Mr. Jacoby or Mr. Forbes.

Please make sure you sign in and out with Mrs. Kurz in the office.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Get your memory brick to be laid in the Meridian High School Courtyard.  Each brick costs $50.00 and includes 3 Lines of up to 16 characters per line.  

Checks can be made to Meridian Booster Club and mailed to Michele Mack,  1114 Kelly Road, Bellingham, WA   98226.  Please included EXACTLY what you want on your brick and your email address.  I will type up your order and then send it you for final approval.  Our goal is to have your brick in place for the Class of 2017 Graduation on June 16th.

Bricks can be ordered for current, future, past graduates, or in honor of someone.  Please contact Michele Mack for more information or if you have any questions.   360 738-1253 or edmack50@comcast.net

 

Did you know you can email teachers to get homework assignments if your student is absent? Teacher email address are listed on the MHS website.  You can also contact the Attendance office (398-8111).  

In order to receive that day's homework, the request must be made before 10:00am, and you can pick up the homework after 2:30pm. Be sure to call first to make sure it's there.
 

Skyward Grading - don't forget to check your students' grades on Skyward.  You can go directly to Skyward Family Access and enter your login and password.  If you have forgotten your information, please contact the office.

https://www2.nwrdc.wa-k12.net/scripts/cgiip.exe/WService=wmeridis71/fwemnu01.w

 

Class of 2017 Booster Club

The snow caused some issues with sports and school including graduation. The graduation date will change and the school board and Mr. Churchill will determine the exact day. We are going to reschedule the next parent meeting until March 12th, 6:30pm in the library.
We should have the graduation date by the meeting and information on rescheduling the senior trip. 

We hope you can make it at this next meeting. We will be needing volunteers for upcoming events and we know you'll step up!

Parents, thank you for sending your email addresses.  Some came without your names, so please resend your address to meridianhsclass2017@gmail.com with your name!  Remember that our list is for class information only, and not for outside solicitations. 

 

Class of 2018 Booster Club

The class of 2018 Booster Club has "The Great Little Savings Book" coupon books for sale.  They are $10.00 and have tons of local great deals including DQ, Subway, Rocket Donuts, Edaleen Dairy and many more!  If you'd like some to sell, please call Stacey Hodge at  360-305-0726. Individual books will be sold at various sporting events this spring.

Graduation Party payments

Senior year is a very expensive year. To help break up the cost for you we are now accepting partial payments or full payments for the Graduation party that takes place on the night of Graduation.  You will also be helping the Class of 2018 Booster club by doing this now, as the venues will have to be booked and paid in advance. The cost of the Graduation Party is $150 per student.  Please contact Heather Magnusson at 360 421-3295 or handtmagnusson@comcast.net if you would like to arrange payment.

 

Class of 2019 Booster Club

Jostens will be here March 1st during both lunches to take orders for graduation jewelry.  Packets are available in the main office.

We are now accepting full or partial payments for our Grad Night (the night of graduation).  Cost is $150 per student.  Please contact Leslie Pagnossin at l.pagnossin@comcast.net for the mailing address or to arrange payment.

Parents, it would be greatly appreciated if you could email your name and students name to meridianhs2019@gmail.com.  If you would like to provide your phone number that would be great too! This information will be used for our class information only.
 
We are currently selling Trojan 12s shirts for $10,and Hot/Cold Bottles for $15. We also have car window decals for your car (or scrapbook).  These come with a "M" for $6 or can be personalized with a uniform number ($7),
last name for $8, and both name and number for $9.  If you child doesn't do a sport, we have an MHS decal as well.
 
If any one is interested in any of these items please send an email to meridianhs2019@gmail.com.
 
Class of 2020 Booster Club

Before we know it our freshmen will be graduating. It is never too early to prepare for that day. We are now accepting full or partial payments for grad night 2020. Cost is $200 per student. This can be paid in increments of $50 per year starting this year. 

Fundraising:

Class of 2020 booster is selling the large Meridian logo umbrellas. We are also working on getting Meridian logo reusable bags to sell. 

There are also opportunities throughout the sports seasons to sign up for concessions to raise money for the class of 2020.

If you have any questions, suggestions, would like to be on a volunteer list or would like to arrange payments, please contact Kenda Sipma at kenda.sipma@gmail.com or Stephanie Bash at sbash@dawson.com

We also have a class gmail  meridianhsclass2020@gmail.com

 
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