Meridian, MS - February 18, 2022 —The Meridian Public School District is pleased to announce that the graduating class of 2021 had 85.1% of students graduate. That is an increase of 5.9% over the previous year and marks the highest gradua7on rate for Meridian Public School District.
“I would like to commend and celebrate every teacher, school leader, and support staffmember who had an impact on the increased graduation rate,” said Dr. Amy Carter, MPSD Superintendent.
The graduation rate for Meridian Public School District students with disabili7es is within the top 20% of the state.
“We still have work to do to ensure we graduate all students who enter the doors of Meridian High School,” said Carter. “This is a community effort and this could also not be accomplished without the support of our parents and our amazing community as well.”
About Meridian Public School District:
The Meridian Public School District prepares all students, in a parent and community partnership, to be literate, self-directed learners with the confidence and character to compete in a complex and ever-changing world. MPSD serves 5,000 students on 13 school campuses. For more information, please visit us on the web at www.mpsdk12.net.