Founded in 1976, The Meridian School is an independent, co-ed elementary school, located in the historic Good Shepherd Center in Seattle’s Wallingford neighborhood. Accredited by the Northwest Association of Independent Schools, The Meridian School's mission is to promote a balance of mind and heart, of contemplation and action, of individuality and a commitment to the community.... The Meridian School is a place where the joy of childhood infuses with the excitement of learning. By integrating curriculum, citizenship, and community, we provide the foundation for well-rounded students. Committed to developing global citizens in an equitable and inclusive culture, Meridian promotes diversity of thought and identity and actively seeks faculty, staff, and students from different backgrounds.