April 12, 2021
Episode 5 of the True Blue Podcast is here! In this episode learn more about the following:
- 2021-2022 MPSD Academic Calendar
- 2021-2022 Online Kindergarten Registration for students New to MPSD
- 2021-2022 Pre-K Registration Pre-Screening
- April 14, 2021, Drive-Thru FAFSA Event for MHS Seniors
- April 28-29. 2021, At the MCC Workforce Development Center on April 28 for Elementary and April 29 for Secondary. This is a collaboration between the Meridian Public School District and Weems.
- Star Student and Star Teacher named at MHS
- Athletic Update
March 12, 2021
We sat down and talked with MPSD Athletic Director Dr. Cheyenne Trussell for the fourth episode of the True Blue Update. During our conversation, we talked about all things related to Wildcat Athletics.
March 3, 2021
Pre-K Screening and Kindergarten Registration are in full swing as we sit down with LaVonda Germany, Elementary Curriculum Director for Meridian Public School District, to talk about the process for both during the third edition of the True Blue Podcast. Some topics discussed are:
- When is Pre-K Screening taking place?
- What should parents know about that?
- How does that process work?
- When is Kindergarten Registration Taking place?
- How do parents register?
- What are some things students will learn in Kindergarten?
Parents can sign their child up for Pre-K Screening until March 5, 2021, at www.mpsdk12.net/prekscreening. Parents may sign register their children for kindergarten until March 12, 2021, for the 2021-22 school year at www.mpsdk12.net/register4k21.
February 24, 2021
The second episode of the True Blue Podcast features a conversation between Meridian Public School District Superintendent Dr. Amy Carter and Mr. Rob Smith, Director of Ross Collins Career and Technical Center. During their conversation, they discuss the values of having students leave high school with not only a diploma but a skill or trade as well. Ross Collins Career and Technical Center has 13 programs that cover many career pathways that students can explore.
February 9, 2021
The first edition of the True Blue Podcast features MPSD Community Engagement Specialist Deidre Bland and Meridian High School College and Counselor Tiffanie Roberts as they discuss things that MHS Seniors should be doing as they prepare for college and graduation.
Topics discussed are:
- Gear Up and MHS Drive-Thru FAFSA Day on February 24 at the Tommy Dulaney Center
- Where can students go to find information about scholarships?
- How important are standardized tests?
- Any upcoming prep courses at MHS, community, or suggestions for assistance to prepare for these exams?
- What should our senior students be doing right now?
- What should a parent of a senior student be doing right now?
February 5, 2021
We are excited to announce the Meridian Public School District True Blue Podcast! Launching the podcast is a continuation of our efforts to make sure all of our stakeholders are aware of the great things that are taking place in the Meridian Public School District! Topics discussed on the podcast will vary from informational in format to highlighting upcoming events and initiatives taking place in the district. Our first podcast is premiering soon, and we hope you will download it and subscribe to our feed, so you don’t miss upcoming editions of the True Blue Podcast!