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17/09/20

Great to virtually meet potential new Meridian Parents/Carers and students this evening during our first virtual open event!

17/09/20

Welcome to our wonderful school! Click the link for our virtual tour! https://t.co/ZyJT2d12dV

17/09/20

Dear Year 6 Parents and Carers, Please do not worry if you have not registered for one of our virtual open events tonight. You can click the link below to join one of our future events! https://t.co/Ci4eUZcEO6

17/09/20

Check out our new Prospectus! https://t.co/Qm836rOszk

17/09/20

Meet Miss Ledingham! https://t.co/EPMyr81Mng

10/09/20

Meet Mrs Watson! Mrs Watson is our Senior Assistant Headteacher and Designated Safeguarding Lead. https://t.co/PbLpRBaBF9

09/09/20

Fantastic first attempt at some creative writing from our students today! https://t.co/k8P3cU5xTg

09/09/20

Parents and carers of Year 6 looking for secondary schools please see the dates below of our virtual events! Register your interest via our website to book and we will send you an online link to join a presentation with https://t.co/F4RlS1FRFX

09/09/20

Meet Mr Cook! Mr Cook is our Deputy Headteacher here at Meridian High https://t.co/X1fwukgRz3

08/09/20

Retweeted From Claire-Louise West, FCCT

DM me if you want to chat about this awesome role! !

08/09/20

Excellent organisation of our periodic tables in science today https://t.co/9rldz1KUN6

08/09/20

Meet Mrs Anderson! Mrs Anderson is our Head of School here at Meridian High! https://t.co/gRiNzillQF

07/09/20

Meet Mrs Brooks! Mrs Brooks is our fantastic Executive Headteacher here at Meridian High. https://t.co/BtESyEsXOg

04/09/20

All of the Meridian students were back today! Each and every one showing why, in our school, we have the most resilient, adaptable and mature young people! Well done students, teachers and parents and carers. Great start!

04/09/20

Some additional members of Team MHS completing their First Aid training! https://t.co/sPTHf5OwWz

03/09/20

Our wonderful Ready to Learn room all ready for our students to return tomorrow! https://t.co/pq8l2SzWPZ

03/09/20

Such a brilliant first day of students back in today! Year 7 were busy working on their career plans for the future! Lots of careful thought on career pathways and what subjects they need! Excellent example of our core value AMBITION! https://t.co/fZ2lLzd7NQ

03/09/20

Retweeted From Mrs Singleton 🧬🦠

Such a fantastic day welcoming our year 7 and 11 students back! Smiling, happy faces from both staff and students. Cannot wait to see the return of year 7, 8 and especially my awesome year group year 10! https://t.co/aumKgRFjQE

28/08/20

A reminder of our school day for each year group for next week... we are so looking forward to seeing our students back! https://t.co/nzFxMjrh4k

23/08/20

Retweeted From Amy Anderson

A little preview of our carefully crafted knowledge books ready for our students returning https://t.co/Gis1cYjSCz

Posted on: 20/05/2019

Our school is heading in the right direction

Students at our school are given the opportunity to develop self-confidence, have respect for the views of others and feel safe, according to the latest Ofsted report.

 

Bullying is rare and diversity is a strength of our school which is also benefiting from  strengthened governance after the creation of an Interim Executive Board in September of last year.

 

“Provision for pupils’ personal development and welfare is good. Pupils are provided with a wide range of high-quality and effective support,” says the report.

 

“The advice and guidance that pupils receive mean that they are well prepared for the next stage of their education,” it adds.

 

The leadership team has also been left with areas on which to concentrate in order to continue moving the school from its current ‘requires improvement’ to ‘good’ and work has already started on that aim.

 

“We are grateful to parents and carers for their continued support and to our students who are also working to ensure we continue to raise the bar of expectation and ensure Meridian HIgh School is the very best it can be,” said headteacher Martin Giles.

 

“Our leaders have a determination to build resilience and instil a sense of value in each and every one of our students and look forward to a bright future,” he added.

 

The report follows a visit to our school from the Ofsted inspection team in April and it highlights how safe our students feel, including online, and the fact that there is a team of support staff if they experience difficulties.

 

“Leaders have a strong understanding of the needs of pupils whose circumstances may make them vulnerable,” the report noted.

 

Classroom displays are bright and purposeful while most students wear their uniform with pride and, despite the large school site, are punctual to their lessons.

 

Areas of improvement to assist the school in moving to a ‘Good’ status includes improving teaching, learning and assessment; improving student attendance and behaviour and improving leadership.

 

“Rest assured that we agree with the judgement of the inspectors and will remain tightly focused on making our school even better,” said Mr Giles.