Meridian High School
School Hours 7:55-2:35  Office Phone  360-398-8111

MHS Daily Bulletin

Daily Bulletin - Jan. 22, 2019

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Meridian High School Daily Bulletin

Tuesday, January 22, 2019

*no school Friday, Jan. 25, 2019*


  • Seniors:
    • Jostens: If you were not able to turn in your order forms for caps/gowns, etc. today, you may still order online.  
    • Booster Club Grad Night Trip- Cost is $150 and due no later then February 1, 2019. Please make check payable to: Meridian Boosters.  Any Questions? Please contact Leslie Pagnossin at

  • BTC Try A Trade: Juniors and seniors, it’s time for the BTC Try a Trade field trip on Feb. 12th, 2019!  If you are interested in getting some hands-on experience in a program at BTC, this is for you!  Please pick up registration packets and permission forms in the library.  All materials are due by Jan. 28, but the earlier you turn it in, the better your chances are of getting into the program you want. 

  • WCC Scholarship night:  If you are a senior headed to WCC in the fall, WCC is offering a scholarship night tonight from 4pm - 5pm in the Heiner Theater.  Learning about what scholarships are available and be entered into a drawing for a $500 scholarship!  For more info see Mrs. Waterman

  • Free Dental Care: Unity Care NW Mobile Dental Clinic is coining to Meridian February 13th. If you are interested in getting a free dental exam at school, please pick up a packet in the office! Sealants and fluoride are also available. Registration packets are due by February 11th. 

  • Summer educational programs: Do you need financial assistance to attend a summer educational program?  The Assistance League of Bellingham can help.  Your program cannot be athletic or religious in nature, but many others qualify.  See Mrs. Waterman for more info.

  • Father-Daughter Banquet: Students and parents, if you’d like to volunteer to help with the Father/Daughter Banquet coming up in February, please join the ASB reps Wednesday, Jan. 23rd at 7pm in the MHS library.  Mary Poppins is the theme this year!  We need volunteers for the kitchen, decorations, activities and clean up. This benefits the class of 2020, but anyone can help!


  • Trojan Learning Center:  The library is open after school Mondays - Thursdays at 2:45pm.  All students staying after school will need to either be supervised by a staff member or in the library until the student is getting picked up or catching the late bus.  If catching the late bus, students will need a late bus pass.  Expectations for the Trojan Learning Center are:
    • All school rules apply - see the student handbook
    • Students must sign in/sign out - students may not return to the Learning Center after they have signed out and will need to get a ride home if this is before 4:45pm. Bus passes will be given ONLY to those staying until 4:45pm. 
    • Students must have a plan of what to work on.
    • If you arrive after 2:50pm, you must have a note from a teacher.


Connect with Meridian on social media!

Instagram: @meridianschooldistrict505
Twitter: @meridian505



Tuesday, Jan. 22

C-Team/V boys' basketball at Squalicum - 5:40pm/7:15pm

JV/V girls' basketball at MHS vs. Squalicum - 6:05pm/7:35pm

Wednesday, Jan. 23

JV/V boys' wrestling at MHS - 5pm

V girls' wrestling at MHS - 7pm



*With winter season sports upon us, please note that tickets are required for all C-Team/JV/Varsity basketball games*  Cash or check only, please.


Soccer open gym:  Join us Mondays and Wednesdays from 6:15am - 7:15am for some pick-up soccer.  All abilities are welcome!  This is for students only.
Softball open gym: Mondays and Wednesdays from  5:30pm - 7:00pm starting November 5th in the MHS South Gym. We will have a workout program set in place and time for throwing, hitting and conditioning. Please take advantage of this opportunity to get ready for the upcoming season!

Please pay sports fees if you haven't already! 

Eligibility forms are available on your Skyward account.  Click here for access.



FFA News


FFA PARENTS & SUPPORTERS: Our next FFA Booster Club meeting will be Tuesday, February 19th at 7 pm in Mr. Feller's shop. We will be electing Board members for this calendar year. We have a couple spots open - would you like to be involved? Time commitment is 1 meeting per month for 1 hour, plus any volunteer time to help with projects or fundraisers during the year. If you're interested please let us know, or just show up! 

Booster Club contact: Jill @ 319-6572

Click here for the Chapter calendar.

The Booster Club calendar is here


Music News

Please email Mitch DeGrace 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.


Running Start


  • 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. Donahue or Mr. Forbes. Please make sure you sign in and out in the office.
    • Jostens: If you were not able to turn in your order forms for caps/gowns, etc. today, you may still order online.  
    • Diploma Names:  Seniors, please come to the office and let Mrs. Heslep know how you want your name on your diploma.  She is here from 8:00am to 3:00pm.
  • Scheduling:  You may not schedule a Running Start class that conflicts with a MHS class.  This means you are not able to come late or leave early from your MHS class to accomodate your Running Start classes.  Please see your counselor right away if this is the case.



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.

Booster Club News:

Class of 2019 Booster Club

Grad Night Trip- Cost is $150 and due no later then February 1, 2019. Please make check payable to: Meridian Boosters 

Any Questions-Please contact Leslie Pagnossin at

Class of 2020 Booster Club
Current Fundraising:
Large Meridian logo umbrellas. $30 each
Reusable bags with Meridian logo. $10 each

If you have any questions, suggestions or would like to be on a volunteer list for future reference, please contact Kenda Sipma at 

We also have a class gmail

Class of 2021 Booster Club

We are selling stadium seats, pop sockets & cinch sacks.  For more information, please call or email Stephanie Bash - 360-510-8558/email


Class of 2022 Booster Club

We are selling youth sweatpants, men's and women's jogger pants, black beanie hats, striped beanie hats, and fishermen hats.  

If you have any questions, suggestions or would like additional information about upcoming events contact Jen Frombly at or send an e-mail to our class Gmail account

We also have a class Facebook page at Meridian High School Class of 2022.