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Welcome To Meridian High School

  • We Are A Successful School!

    Meridian High School is in the unique position of being the only public high school in the city of Meridian, Mississippi, an urban community of approximately 44,000.  The city serves as a regional trade center for eight rural communities in east Mississippi and west Alabama.  We are the home of the WILDCATS and our school colors are royal blue and white. 

    Mission Statement 

    The mission of Meridian High School is to provide a relevant and challenging curriculum to help students reach their maximum educational and social potential in a safe and secure learning environment.

    Wildcats are PUNCTUAL, PREPARED, and POLITE!


Headlines & Features

  • Tailgating to return to campus on October 29, 2021, for homecoming

    We are excited to announce that tailgating will return to Ray Stadium on Friday, October 29, 2021, for Homecoming 2021. The Wildcats will host Terry and kickoff is at 7 p.m. Please see this letter for rules and guidelines regarding tailgating and how to reserve your spot today!

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  • Water bottle refilling stations installed on MPSD campuses

    We spoke with Clay Sims, MPSD Director of Operations, about the new water bottle refilling stations being installed on all MPSD campuses. The water bottle refilling stations, which were purchased with government ESSER funds, are apart of the district’s commitment to providing safe learning environments for our staff and students.

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  • MHS students give back to those affected by Hurricane Ida

    Meridian High School students are giving a helping hand to those in need. Due to the number of supplies being donated by the students, the staging area where supplies were being collected had to be enlarged.

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  • GEAR UP Week in the City of Meridian

    Meridian Public School District will celebrate “Gear Up Week” September 20-24, 2021. The Meridian Public School District joins the Greenville and McComb school districts as the only three in the state to receive the Gaining Early Awareness and Readiness for Undergraduate Programs (GEAR UP) grant, a federally funded program designed to increase the number of students who graduate from high school and succeed in postsecondary education.

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