The mission of Meridian Academy is to provide a learning experience that fosters: Character, Honor, Opportunity, Inquiry, Community, and Excellence.
Character: How you represent yourself.
Honor: Honesty, fairness, or integrity in one's beliefs and actions.
Opportunity: Reaching out for opportunities to develop and succeed.
Inquiry: A seeking or request for truth, information, or knowledge.
Community: How we come together to trust and honor each other.
Excellence: To achieve more than is expected.
We see Meridian Academy as a community of choice, dedicated to excellence in education. Our school community will provide an environment that fosters individuality, dignity, and responsibility. The staff at Meridian Academy will encourage students to graduate and be competent, productive members of society.
Meridian Academy Belief Statements
All students can learn.
Everyone deserves dignity, respect and should be valued as an individual.
Students are our most valuable resource; everyone has a shared responsibility in developing this resource.
The success of our school depends on the commitment of all staff (administrators, teachers, and support staff) to high quality standards, expectations and performances.
A safe and supportive learning environment promotes student achievement.
Teachers, administrators, parents and the community share the responsibility for advancing the school system’s mission and goals.
In addition to developing a deep understanding of essential knowledge and skills, students also need to develop the capacity to apply their learning and reason, to solve problems and to produce quality work.
Education gives the foundation to become lifelong learners and successful, contributing members of society.
Education is a process that requires continuous evaluation and improvement.
Education is the key to opportunity and social mobility.
Professional development is an integral part of our ongoing plan for continuous improvement.