Dear MCUSD 223 Parent, Teachers, parents, and students across Illinois have an opportunity to have their voice heard regarding school climate through participation in the Illinois 5Essentials Survey. This survey was designed to generate a detailed picture of the inner workings of your child’s school. As a parent, this opportunity will allow you to share your thoughts on the . . .
With November upon us, we felt it a good idea to provide a winter weather reminder for families. Winter weather can impact school in three ways: late start, early out, or the cancellation of school. As a District, we would like to remind you that the winter months are here and that each family needs to establish plans and protocols given any of the above scenarios. If there is a winter weather emergency, the District will be in . . .
Click HERE to access myOn through Clever MyON is an online, interactive, digital library that offers unlimited access to thousands of enhanced digital books, dynamically matched to each individual student’s interests, Lexile® reading level and grade level, along with a suite of literacy tools that foster engagement and achievement. Deana Simpson, Meridian CUSD 223 instructional coach says, . . .
Districts of Distinction is a national recognition program created by District Administration magazine to honor school districts that are leading the way with new ideas that work. We’re looking to recognize established initiatives that are yielding quantifiable benefits, and that could be replicated by other districts. After one year of this program, there have been 473 district nominations nationally resulting in 176 . . .
Meridian School District is excited to partner with the Cardinal Cafe for a tasty fundraiser on the third Thursday of every month! V isit the Cardinal Cafe and mention that you are supporting Meridian Schools! Ten percent of all proceeds from meals will be donated back to support the schools. Please help support a local business and our schools at the same time. We hope to see you there!
Buildings & Grounds Facility Use Request System We are excited to inform you that starting in 2017 we are using a new system to manage our buildings and grounds facility requests. You can use this the following link to get to the Meridian 223 ML Schedules Login Page . Once at that page, if you do not have an account, you can create one by clicking "Create New Account" which is located just underneath the password box. Below you will find links to a few videos that will assist with account creation and submitting facility use requests. How to Create a User Account How to Submit a Facility Use Request Facility Rental Info Quick Sheet If you have any questions or concerns emails can be sent to either Heather Alderks or John Finley .
What is FOIA? The Illinois Freedom of Information Act provides public access to reports, forms, writings records, maps, photographs, papers, recorded information and other documents that were prepared, used, received, possessed, or used by any public body. FOIA does not enable access to documents containing confidential personal information or trade secrets. For more information on FOIA, please click here . For the district's policy in regards to FOIA, please click here . How do I submit a FOIA request? FOIA requests can be submitted via two methods: FAX: 815-645-4325 MAIL: Meridian CUSD 223 ATTN: FOIA Officer 207 W. Main St. Stillman Valley, IL 61084
Weekly Wellness Tip November is Diabetes Awareness Month A great time to evaluate if you are at risk for diabetes Prevalence : In 2015, 30.3 million Americans, or 9.4% of the population, had diabetes Approximately 1.25 million American children and adults have type 1 diabetes. Undiagnosed : Of the 30.3 million adults with diabetes, 23.1 million were diagnosed, and 7.2 million were undiagnosed. Prevalence in Seniors : The percentage of Americans age 65 and older remains high, at 25.2%, or 12.0 million seniors (diagnosed and undiagnosed) New Cases : 1.5 million Americans are diagnosed with diabetes every year Prediabetes : In 2015, 84.1 million Americans . . .
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