The Meridian Public School District is located in Meridian, MS.
Each One, Reach One: The first 50 current employees, who refer a certified teacher and the candidate is hired will receive a total of $500.
Signing Bonuses: First 10 Certified Teachers who agree to teach at T.J. Harris Upper, Parkview, Carver, and Marion Park will receive a sign-on bonus of $2,000.
National Board Certification: $1900 in fees will be paid upfront by the district for those teachers with three or more years of experience and who are committed to completing the National Board Certification process.
Mentor Teacher: Mentor Teachers will receive $500 per year to mentor new teachers to our district.
Teacher of the Year: Teachers selected as Teacher of the Year for their school will receive a $250 stipend. The MPSD Teacher of the Year will be awarded a $1,000 stipend.
*Funded by the Phil Hardin Foundation Teach Meridian grant.