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First Day of School Excitement

These pictures were posted of many of our Meridian students on their first day of school.  Good luck to all students and staff.   Meridian elementary enrolled 128 students while the high school enrolled 100 students. read more


4th Quarter and 2nd Semester Grades

Congratulations to our Junior High and Senior High Students for receiving honor roll this past quarter and semester. Click here to view students receiving High Honor Roll and Honor Roll...   read more

All Things Are Possible in Shop Class

Ethan Krupicka trying out his boat he made in shop class.  His dad was doubtful but it floats.   His dad says, "This kid never ceases to amaze me!"  Great Job Ethan. read more

6th, 7th,and 8th Grade Math Contest

May 1st, 2019

These kids rocked it today at the math competition. 6th and 7th grade got 2nd in the quiz bowl rounds and Kaylee Pribyl meddled in the individual competition.  Those participating were 6th Grade...Samuel Thomas, Taelyn Filipi, McKenzie . . . read more

Breanna Boyce was selected to attend the Nebraska Attorney General's Youth Conference

Breanna Boyce was selected to attend the Nebraska Attorney General's Youth Conference on April 16, 2019. She participated in many activities including a bill debate with her peers, a senator discussion, lunch at the governor's . . . read more

Elks Lodge Trivia Quiz Bowl

The results are in...senior Quiz Bowl members competed in the Elk's lodge trivia contest. We had 4 teams competing from Meridian. Each team competed against each other and also against other schools in the area. Micah Noel and Charly . . . read more

District Woodman Speech Contest

Three students in the 5th and 6th grade category performed on Wednesday, April 24th, at Hebron Majestic Theatre... Taelyn Filipi, Jaylee Sobotka, and Samuel Thomas. Taelyn Filipi finished 2nd at the 5-6 grade District speech . . . read more

Bridges! Bridges! Bridges!

Math Student, Toothpicks, and Glue Unite

All 8-12 math students enrolled in Ms Weber’s math classes were recently faced with a challenge.  They were asked to build bridges out of nothing more than toothpicks and white school glue. The bridges were tested by placing salt . . . read more


NEBRASKA DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION would like to congratulate Alma Dimas from Meridian High School who has received The World Language Distinguished Scholar Award. (This is the highest level awarded!) The Nebraska Department of Education . . . read more

Brianna Barton received Believers and Achievers award

Brianna Barton received Believers and Achievers award on Saturday, March 2nd during the Girls State Basketball Tournament.  Mustang Nation is proud of her accomplishments. read more

Junior Class Pizza's

If you purchased frozen half-baked Valentio's pizzas from the junior class the heating instructions are as follows: Place in 375 degree oven for 20-23 minutes.   *Cooking times vary based on oven type. read more

State Football Playoff Information

Thursday, October 25th (Pep Rally Thursday 8:30 a.m.)

Important information concerning Thursday October 25th school schedule. On Thursday October 25th the Football team will travel to Bloomfield Nebraska to take on the Bloomfield Bees in the first round of football playoffs with a . . . read more

7th and 8th Grade Jefferson County Spelling Contest

October 2018

The Jefferson County Spelling Contest was held at Meridian on Thursday, October 4th.  Grades 7 and 8 performed in the afternoon.  Meridian students who placed were:  Kailyn Paul 2nd place, Anissa Gonzales 4th place, Blayne . . . read more

5th and 6th Grade Jefferson County Spelling Contest

Meridian 5th and 6th grade students participating in the Jefferson County Spelling Contest were...   Winners from Meridian were: Tucker Sims 2nd place, Isaac Thomas 3rd place, and McKenzie Hofstetter 8th place read more

Believers and Achievers Award

Congratulations to Brianna Barton for being selected to the 2018-19 Nebraska School Activities Association & US Bank Believers & Achievers! She is one of 48 Nebraska high school seniors receiving this honor! read more

Kathy Houser's Organization is Recipient of Monetary Donation

FES is a non-profit organization who believes in paying it forward...

Today's big winner is Kathy Houser of Meridian Public School. She selected the Daykin American Legion & Auxiliary as the recipient of our donation. Congrats Kathy and thanks for attending today's User Group meeting. Kathy . . . read more

Last Day of School Fun

Thursday, May 17th, the junior high and high school students had fun as they "showered" Mrs. Weber with ice water from the Student Council members for reaching their goal of more than 250 pounds of canned which was collected the . . . read more

UNL's Big Red Stars ceremony

Two students participated in the UNL's 8th grade Big Red Stars ceremony on Thursday, May 10th.  Brynn Holtmeier and Briannah Stromer along with their parents attended the ceremony University of Nebraska–Lincoln Office of . . . read more

ELKS Top four Juniors and Seniors and Eagle Scout Recipient Honored @ Banquet

Elks Lodge - Fairbury Meridian Top Four Juniors who were honored...Andrea Kort, Brianna Barton, Jacqueline Dimas, Fred Kujath Meridian Top Four Seniors who were honored...Adeline Beals, Erin Johnson, Rylee Pieper, Jaicee Sobotka . . . read more

State Eastern Nebraska Speech Winner

Congratulations to Erika Schwisow 7th - 8th grade division for winning STATE in the Eastern Nebraska Speech Contest on Monday (May 7th).    This year's theme was..."INVENTIONS THAT HAVE IMPROVED THE QUALITY OF . . . read more

Walk for Better Health

Let’s take a walk April 25, National Walk at Lunch Day Last year, Meridian Public Schools participated in the walk and received a $1,000 grant from BCBSNE for their physical education department. The rural school . . . read more

Rylee Pieper signs to play volleyball at Peru State

Rylee Pieper signs to play volleyball at Peru State read more

2017 State Speech

D-1 State Speech was held Friday, March 24th at Kearney, NE.  Meridian was fortunate to have one qualify.  Jackie Dimas in Poetry.  Jackie ended up 8th out of 15 contestants.  Congratulations, Jackie. read more

Meridian in the News

Throughout the school year, we will be putting some of the newspaper articles or other achievements in this section of Meridian students in the news. Highlights of sporting events, drama events, etc.will be in sections for your reading . . . read more

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