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Congratulations to the MHS Class of 2021


Congratulations MHS Class of 2021!

View the 2021 MHS Graduation Program

Rewatch the 2021 MHS Graduation Ceremony  

The Meridian High School Class of 2021 graduated in a ceremony held at Ray Stadium on Thursday, May 27, 2021. Congratulations Class of 2021!

Bijen Patel, 2021 MHS Valedictorian, gives his speech during graduation on May 27, 2021.

Bijen Patel is the 2021 Meridian High School Valedictorian

Bijen Patel has completed his coursework at Meridian High School with a 4.38 GPA placing him at the top of his graduating class. He has taken four (4) Advanced Placement courses, four (4) Dual Credit courses, and twelve (12) Honors courses. Bijen is also the MHS STAR Student. Bijen is a member of the MHS soccer and tennis teams as well as the BETA Club, National Honor Society, Homecoming Court, Academic Team, and A-Team Science Club. Bijen was also named Mr. MHS. Bijen plans to attend Mississippi State University.

Marisol Garcia, 2021 MHS Salutatorian, gives her speech during the 2021 MHS graduation ceremony on May 27, 2021.

Marisol Garcia is the 2021 Meridian High School Salutatorian

Marisol Garcia has completed her coursework at Meridian High School with a 4.29 GPA placing her 2nd in her graduating class. She has taken five (5) Advanced Placement courses, two (2) Dual Credit courses, and nine (9) Honors courses. Marisol is a member of the Robotics Club, TSA, National Art Honor Society, National Honor Society, BETA Club, A-Team Science Club, and HOSA. Marisol plans to attend Mississippi State University.

2021 MHS Top Ten Students

Meridian High School Top 10 2021

Bijen Patel, Marisol Garcia, Diamond Brown, Gabbreelle Tucker, Carm’en Carter-Breaizel, Summer Stennis, Kayiana Jasper, Madison Reed, Ja’Niya Lewis, and Princess Grant.

More Information about the MHS Class of 2021:

  • 275 graduates
  • 88 graduated with 3.25 or better
  • 45% graduated with a 3.0 GPA
  • 62 senior beta club members with over 1,136 volunteer hours
  • Senior in state superintendent advisory member 
  • Senior on a nationally ranked girls basketball team
  • Over half participated in college signing day
  • 31 graduates are Mississippi Scholars
  • 21 graduates are Mississippi Scholars and Tech Masters