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Perkins Elementary School, original name of Meridian, was founded by Betty Lea. Perkins Elementary operated for many years as the elementary school of Perkins School for Children in the Ravenna district.
Perkins Elementary moved to the Good Shepherd Center. Classes were located in the main building. The school shared the gymnasium with Pacific Northwest Ballet.
PNAIS (now NWAIS) evaluation and accreditation.
Renovated gym. Capital Campaign to renovate the gym began with a goal of raising $125,000.
Changed name to the Meridian School.
Founding Director, Ellen Toole, retired after 25 years. She was succeeded by Ron Waldman as new Head of School.
Meridian celebrated its 35th Anniversary.
Ron Waldman retired after 8 years with The Meridian School. Jack Shea arrived as new Head of School.