Meridian School District
Meridian kids to get a brain workout
A tech pilot program is geared to train a child’s brain so they can perform better in school.
West Ada bond issue: by the numbers
The big number, of course, is the $104 million bond issue proposal itself. But here’s how the plan breaks down — and what it will cost taxpayers.
Meridian no more: District renames itself
The district formerly known as the Meridian School District is giving itself a rebrand. The new moniker: West Ada School District.
Meridian sets August bond issue
The state’s largest school district will seek $104 million on Aug. 26.
North Star charter restructures debt
The high-performing but cash-strapped Eagle charter school believes the deal ensures its financial health for decades to come.
Tech: Meridian school’s ‘rotational’ program
Meridian students use classroom technology to see the world — virtually.
Book controversy gives way to giveaway
On Wednesday, ‘The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian’ was absolutely free to Meridian students. And business was brisk.
Book fundraiser meets its target
Two women have raised enough money to provide 350 Meridian students with a copy of Sherman Alexie’s controversial novel, “The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian.” Books will be handed out Wednesday.
Meridian book vote prompts fundraiser
Two women — one from Seattle, one from Spokane, Wash. — are raising money to buy Meridian schools copies of “The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian.”