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First Edition of the Husky Howler!

11/3/2017

Our 8th grade journalism club has been hard at work completing our student newsletter. Please click here to read the November and inaugural edition of The Husky Howler! 

Meredith Runner Compete at the State XC Meet

10/18/2017

Seven Meredith runners competed at the unofficial Iowa Middle School State Cross Country Meet this past weekend at Ankeny Centennial High School. The highlight of the day was Zakariya Jama placing 2nd in the entire state with a time of 11:33 over the two-mile course.

Students play instruments.

The Halls are Alive With Music at Meredith

10/9/2017

Thanks to a grant from Prairie Meadows, the halls at Meredith Middle School are alive with the sound of music, fresh from the packing crates. In total, the grant funded 205 new instruments around the district, including 78 for the band and orchestra programs at Meredith. Some 230 students are enrolled in band and, until now, 50 of them didn’t have an instrument to play. Click on the headline to read more.

Meredith XC Runners Make Dash for Shoes

9/13/2017

Monday’s cross country practice, except for a little different route. Thanks to support from Shoes That Fit, the first leg of the team run ended up at a nearby Famous Footwear store, where each harrier got a new pair of running shoes. Click the photo to read more about what started as a call for help from coach Kris Stoebner and has led to the donation of hundreds of new shoes for our students.

Help for Houston!!

9/1/2017

Meredith Middle School will be accepting donations for the victims of Hurricane Harvey and the Houston Independent School District. Immediate needs include children’s clothing, uniforms, and school supplies. Meredith will be taken donations and will ship everything in a few weeks! You can also go to http://www.houstonisd.org/Page/164281 to make a cash donation as well!    

Hoover-Meredith Booster Club FAQ

8/30/2017

Looking for a way to support Hoover and Meredith activities and athletics? Look no further than the Hoover-Meredith Booster Club! These helpful frequently asked questions will point you in the right direction!

Upcoming Events

Nov 20
Girls Basketball vs. Harding
Nov 20
Girls Swim Meet @ Roosevelt
Nov 20
Hoover-Meredith Booster Club Meeting
Nov 21
School Board Meeting
Nov 22
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Meredith Middle School is an IB World School. Click here to learn more about this elite classification.

Bulletin Board

7th grade club sign up


GALLUP POLL LINK HERE


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



 

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

4827 Madison Avenue, Des Moines, IA 50310

P: 515-242-7250 | E: meredith@dmschools.org
School Hours: 7:45 AM to 2:40 PM

 

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; welcome diversity and opportunities to learn with and from each other; and 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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