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Meridith-Dunbar Elementary was named for G. C. Meridith, former principal of Dunbar High School and poet Paul Dunbar.  It was established in 1896 as a two room school between 10th and 12 Street.  The first graduating class of three students received their diplomas in 1903.  The school was named Dunbar High School in the early 1900’s.  It was renamed Meridith Junior High School in 1968.  Meridith-Dunbar became an elementary school in 1970.  Meridith-Dunbar opened its doors as Meridith-Dunbar Early Childhood Academy in the 2013-2014 school year.

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Seesaw For Remote Learning

All parents should download the Seesaw Family app for the the 2020-2021 school year. Our school uses Seesaw to share important information and student activities with both remote and face-to-face learners.

Counselor Resources

Mrs. Jayroe shares important tips for preparing your child for Pre-K. Videos are available in both English and Spanish.

Upcoming Events

PK Round-Up

Time: 4 PM – 6:30 PM
Location: MDECA Boardwalk

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