Middle School: Faster, Higher, Stronger

Hundreds of middle school students gathered at Williams Stadium on Monday evening for the annual DMPS All-City Middle School Track & Field Meet. Great weather led to some great results, and a reminder of the district-wide effort to increase middle school sports and activities. Click the image to read and see more of the competition.

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Hoover Sports Camps

  Hoover High School Athletics will be hosting sports camps for students ages 3rd grade – 12th throughout the summer. This is a great opportunity to refine your skills, meet the varsity coaches, and have some summer fun. …

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DMPS Offers Free Summer Meal Program

DMPS will again offer breakfast and lunch over the summer months to children 18 and younger. The number of sites has grown, and so have the number of meals served. Last summer, DMPS staff fed children 28,722 breakfasts and 79,698 lunches. DMPS has sponsored a summer meal program for more than 30 years. Click on the headline for more information and a list of sites.

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Make Plans for Summer at DMPS

In spite of the debate about when the school year should start, at DMPS we wonder: when does it end? That’s because activities take place at our schools nearly every day of the year. Click on the image to visit our Summer Programs web page to learn more about our summer offerings, from Metro Kids to meal programs to new sports camps.

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IB World Day & MYP Project Expo

Hoover-Meredith IB World Day & MYP Project Expo will be held on Thursday, March 5th.  Meredith and Hoover’s student exhibits will be open to public from 5-7:00 PM in the TLC.  Our Diversity assembly starring students from both schools …

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Students to Provide Lunchtime Feedback

Starting this week, middle and high school students will be asked to review one new menu item each month. It’s a new program the Central Nutrition Center hopes will engage students in a discussion about nutrition and taste. To see photos of February’s featured item and learn how to give your feedback, click on the image.

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Hoover-Meredith MYP Parent Advisory Meeting

The Hoover-Meredith MYP partnership will hold its second parent advisory meeting this coming Monday evening.  Topics discussed will be the March 5 MYP Project Expo as well as the process used to update our IB policy statements.  The …

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Meredith expands its lunch menu

Students at Meredith are the first in the district to enjoy a newly expanded menu featuring Asian food items.  In response to our vast diversity at Meredith, district chefs and food staff have prepared items what will appeal …

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1,000 Cranes Project

More than 1,000 origami cranes are now hanging in Meredith’s cafeteria. The project started in the fall, but will continue this winter because of popular demand. Click on our story link above to access the media stories from …

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