Admission Procedures

The lottery application period for the 2017-2018 school year started on January 1, 2017 and ended on February 28, 2017. The lottery took place on March 8, 2017. We continue to accept applications AFTER the lottery. Applications received after the lottery will be added to the grade level wait list in the order received.


Please note:

As of September 5, 2017, enrollment for 10th, 11th, and 12th grade has closed.

As of October 16, 2017, enrollment for 8th and 9th grade has closed.


Click here to apply for 2017-2018.


Click here to sign up for an information session.


Click here for General Overview of Application and Enrollment Process.


Names of students admitted by grade will be posted at the entrance to Meridian School by the start of each Spring Break. Parents will also be notified  via email of the results. If you applied for your child and you have not received an email, then please let us know by sending an email to



If a grade is over-subscribed and a lottery occurs, names will continue to be drawn after the class is full to create a waiting list. Applicants will be waitlisted until all names are drawn. All grade levels are over-subscribed at this time.


Those applying after the deadline will be processed on a first come/first serve basis.

Please note that as of September 5, 2017, enrollment for 10th, 11th, and 12th grade has closed.

To get a wait list status update for your child, please send an email to Please use "wait list status" as the subject of the email. Please include your child's name and grade level in the email.


Meridian is a public, tuition-free charter school funded through state and federal dollars like traditional schools. Open to all students who live within the boundaries of Williamson County in Central Texas, Meridian is the vehicle realized by several Williamson County families that worked together with the goal of offering an education that will bring a love of learning to the classroom for their children and yours.