Public Records/Disclosure Officer:  Superintendent James Everett, Ed.D.

Public Records Request

Written request
Make sure to include:

  • Your contact information. E-mail addresses are helpful.
  • Detailed information of what you are looking for.



(360) 398-8966
ATTN: Public Disclosure Officer


Mailing address

Public Records Request

Meridian School District
214 W. Laurel Rd.
Bellingham, WA 98226


Cost to Print Requested Records

There is no cost for electronic copies. However, not all documents are stored this way.

  • Hard copies: 15 cents per impression
  • Audio tapes, video tapes, diskettes, CDs, DVDs: based on actual cost

There is no cost to view the records at the District Office.

After We Receive Your Request

The Meridian School District has five business days to respond to a records request. The Public Disclosure Officer will:

  • Provide the records
  • or Acknowledge receipt of request and give a timetable for delivery
  • or Ask for clarification
  • or Deny the request with a statement as to why it is being withheld and with a citation of the RCW.


How to Appeal a Denial

If we deny your public records request, you may request a review:

  • Make your request in writing.
  • Include your denial letter or email
  • Address your request to Public Records 


Small Works Roster

Meridian School District utilizes a small work roster. We add companies on a regular basis and have no annual submission date. If your company is interested in being included on our roster, please access the letter and form below in the attachments box. 


Small Works Roster

Meridian School District
214 W. Laurel Rd.
Bellingham, WA 98226


The Meridian School District does not discriminate in any programs or activities on the basis of sex, race, creed, religion, color, national origin, age, veteran or military status, sexual orientation, gender expression or identity, disability, or the use of a trained dog guide or service animal and provides equal access to the Boy Scouts and other designated youth groups. The following employee has been designated to handle questions and complaints of alleged discrimination: Title IX, ADA, and Compliance Coordinator (RCW 28A.640/28A.642) Kurt Harvill, Director of Personnel, 214 W. Laurel Rd., Bellingham WA 98226.  360-398-7111. Section 504 questions and complaints can be directed to Aaron Jacoby, Director of Special Services, 214 W. Laurel Rd., Bellingham WA 98226.  360-398-7111