School News

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Important Info for Incoming 7th Graders

2/28/2017

Before our incoming 7th and 12th grade students can begin school in the fall, they must meet a new mandatory state vaccination requirement. Students without proof of vaccination or an exemption will not be allowed to attend classes. Click on the headline to read more about what is needed, and where students can find assistance meeting this requirement.

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Chat and Chew Event with Author Jenny Moyer

1/23/2017

Please join us for an invigorating evening with young adult fiction author, Jenny Moyer on Monday, January 30 from 6-7:30 pm. Every Meredith student that attends with their family will receive a copy of her recently released book, Flashfall. Jenny will do some reading from her book and be available for a book signing afterwards. … Read more »

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Energy Excellence

1/9/2017

For the 7th straight year, the Hoover-Meredith Complex has been awarded the prestigious Energy Star Award  for their work on the conservation of water and electricity! Both buildings are continually updating and improving their facilities to save even more in 2017!

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Math, Service and Action Merge at Meredith

1/8/2017

Meredith’s 2016-17 MathCounts team recently packaged Meals from the Heartland on January 4. Students were thrilled to be helping others while having fun.  Meals will be delivered to Haiti to help people from this fall’s hurricane.  Meredith students previously packaged over 30,000 meals to be sent to Haiti and around the world.  Contact mealsfromtheheartland.org if … Read more »

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Spring Conferences on February 7 & 9 ; from 5-8pm

1/8/2017

Spring Conferences provide an opportunity for parents, students and teachers to work together to understand student progress.  This Spring, Meredith teachers will be available for family conferences on Tuesday and Thursday, February 7 &9 from 5-8pm.  Locations vary within the building.  Teachers will be reaching out to families through email and notes with students about … Read more »

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Success 4 Sixth Grade Camp for New Meredith Students

7/14/2016

Meredith has a transition program for all incoming 6th Graders. This program will help prepare your student for 6th grade. Sign up for our Success 4 Sixth Grade one day summer camp and learn all you need to know to transition to middle school. Program is August 2nd, from 8:45- 2:30, lunch will be provided … Read more »

Upcoming Events

Apr 03
Boys and Girls Track Meet @ Hoover
Apr 06
Boys Track Meet @ Norwalk
Apr 07
Boys and Girls Track Meet @ North
Apr 11
Boys and Girls Track Meet @ East
Apr 14
Boys and Girls Track Meet @ Hoover

Meredith Middle School is an IB World School. Click here to learn more about this elite classification.

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Mr. Freese and Mr. Brennan are online! Click here to see the classroom website.


7th Grade HLC Club Sign Up — CLICK HERE!!


GALLUP POLL LINK HERE


Meredith Mission Statement:

Meredith learners…
are proud and positive people who demonstrate leadership and service through our daily actions.
are accountable for excellence in and out of the classroom.
are welcoming of diversity and the opportunity to learn with and from each other.
are socially responsible and respectful citizens who seek to better ourselves, our communities and the world.


Did you know… 

Meredith has an after school activity bus that runs Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday at 4:30pm.

Please see this map for route information. (Bus will drop students off at additional locations upon request.)


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About Meredith Middle School

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4827 Madison Avenue, Des Moines, IA 50310

P: 515-242-7250 | E: meredith@dmschools.org

Meredith learners are proud and positive people who demonstrate leadership and service through our daily actions; we are accountable for excellence in and out of the classroom; we welcome diversity and opportunities to learn with and from each other; and we are socially responsible and respectful citizens who seek to better ourselves, our communities and the world.

Welcome to an exciting and special year at Meredith Middle School – An International Baccalaureate World School.

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