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All Pro Dad Meeting

Next Meeting: Tuesday, January 28th

Our next All Pro Dad Day of this school year will be on Tuesday, January 28th at 7 AM. We are calling all dads, grandpas, uncles, and guardians of students at Highland and Monroe Center Elementary Schools to please join us with their students for a time of fun, interaction and teachable moments for both kids and adults. All that and free breakfast for all!! This month’s focus is on . . .

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Kindergarten Kick-Off

March 24 or March 26

  You’re Invited… …to our Kindergarten Kick-Off   Dear Parents of Future Kindergartners, Please help your child take his or her first steps towards kindergarten by joining us on Tuesday, March 24th from 5:30-7:00 (if your child’s last name begins A-L) and Thursday, March 26th 5:30-7:00 (if your child’s last name begins M-Z). Please RSVP to . . .

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School Bus Drivers

Now Hiring!

We are hiring School Bus Drivers.  For more information, please contact the Transportation Department 815-645-2230 ext. 7010 or 7011.

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Meridian Education Foundation Draw Down

Sunday, February 9

Tickets for this year's Meridian Education Foundation Draw Down are on sale! This year's Draw Down will be on February 9th with the dinner beginning at 4 PM and the draw down starting at 6 PM. This year there will be 350 tickets available for order. Ways to buy: 1. Contact any member of the MEF Board (Jill Huber, PJ Caposey, Toby Behmer, Deana Simpson, Deb Thibodeau, Joe Mullikin, Val Stone, Brittany . . .

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Anonymous Reporting

Ogle Safe App & MCUSD 223 Anonymous Reporting Link

  To Report a School Threat to Ogle County Sheriff's Office Please download this mobile app to anonymously report any illegal activities or threats of self-harm or school violence.  Ogle Safe - Apps on Google Play   To Report a School Threat to Meridian #223 Anonymous  MCUSD 223 Anonymous Report Link  

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Winter Weather Planning and Protocols

updated October 28, 2019

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. In the past, I have always attempted to avoid . . .

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myOn Digital Library for Meridian K-5th Grade Students

Highland & Monroe Center Links!

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, . . .

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