Located in the Wallingford neighborhood, The Meridian School is a NWAIS-accredited, independent school serving 216 students in grades K-5. Our historic, community building is home to several nonprofit organizations including Tilth Alliance, Washington Green Schools and the Wallingford Senior Center, and lies adjacent to 6.5-acre Meridian Park.
Guided by a belief in the power of a wide range of human potential, we approach each child’s learning flexibly and responsively. Our inclusive approach serves a diverse community of learners through tailoring of curriculum, instructional differentiation and small group intervention or extension. Our program graduates global citizens who are empowered to inquire, investigate, innovate and impact their communities.
Tuition assistance is available, and is granted based on demonstrated need. See more details under quick facts.
Place-based, experiential learning | Small class sizes | Global competency | Social-emotional learning
Yes, Extended Day programming is available to all families before and after school, and on the majority of no school days.
Yes! Currently, our tuition assistance program supports 27% of our student body. For the 2019-2020 school year, awards ranged from 12%-96% of the cost of annual tuition.