Common Core Information
We are thrilled to announce that the Meriden Public Schools has received a 20-month - $450,000 grant from the Nellie Mae Education Foundation to help redesign our high school learning environments! Meriden was selected as one of seven districts in New England through this highly competitive grant process. Together, we will be working to create blended learning environments that embrace online, student-centered and experiential learning. This highly prestigious award recognizes the commitment and dedication of our high school staffs, district leaders, and supportive Board of Education. http://www.meridenk12.org/Schools/High_Schools/Student-Centered-Learning/
Message from Dr. Benigni, Superintendent of the Meriden Public Schools
Expect More Achieve More
All freshmen have recently received a copy of the Connecticut State University System's latest document EXPECT MORE ACHIEVE MORE. Please be sure to ask your child for this very important document that explains new admission requirements starting with the class of 2015 as they prepare for college within the state university system. The new standards are consistent with the state's revised requirements for high school graduation, as approved by the state legislature and State Board of Education. For further information, please go to the following website: http://www.ct.edu/initiatives/admission.