Meridian School, Utah
Contact: Tasi Young, Head of Upper School
Founded in 1989, Meridian School has a strong track record of preparing students for success in college and in life. The school emphasizes personal learning and global perspective—and for more than fifteen years international students have been an essential element in Meridian’s unique and vibrant school community.
Building on its strong tradition while embracing 21st century educational technologies, Meridian will be moving to a new state-of-the-art facility near Salt Lake City in the fall of 2014.
Meridian’s new campus will enable the school to serve more students and will better support the school’s innovative instructional program as well as a broad range of extra-curricular activities.
Costs: tuition (including ESL and other supplemental academic programs for international students), room and board are $27,000.
About Utah: For the past three years, Utah has been ranked by Forbes Magazine as the #1 state in the U.S. for business and careers. The state has also been recognized as “the best managed state in the nation” by the Pew Center. Utah has a strong high tech industry, provides a safe, family-oriented environment, and has incredible natural beauty, including five national parks. Salt Lake City, Utah hosted the Winter Olympics in 2002.