News and Announcements

2015-2016 Student News Letter

S.A.D.D. Membership Drive
There will be a membership meeting for S.A.D.D (Students Against Destructive Decisions) on Thursday, October 8th from
3:00-3:45 pm in Room 151, Ms. Martin’s Room.

Pep Rally Schedule
October 12th

7:48 – 8:25                  Period 1
8:29 – 9:06                  Period 2
9:10 – 9:47                  Period 3
9:50 – 11:20                Period 5

9:50 – 10:20                5-1
10:20 – 10:50              5-2
10:50 – 11:20              5-3
11:20 – 11:50              5-4

11:50   Students go to lockers, get coats and books and report to period 7
12:00  Students called to the stadium, accompanied by teachers
12:20 Pep Rally begins

Student body will sit in the home bleachers as follows;
(facing the field)
Seniors – center left
Juniors – center right
Sophomores – left of seniors
Freshmen – right of juniors    

Homecoming 2015 Stadium Message Board Announcement/Linebacker
Help support Mountain Ridge by placing a homecoming announcement (similar to linebackers) on our stadium message board during the varsity homecoming events.  These include the boys’ & girls’ soccer and football games held in the stadium.  A picture may be included in your announcement.  Your announcement will be shown multiple times during each event. Request forms can be picked up in the main office. To download request form click here.

Homecoming Week Events
Monday- Color Wars
Freshmen- Blue
Juniors- Orange
Seniors- Pink
Tuesday- Favorite Team Jersey Day
Wednesday- Twin Day
Throwback Thursday- Dress from your favorite decade from the past or favorite Back to the Future character
Friday- Miner Spirit Day- Miner Colors

Homecoming Dance Tickets
Tickets for the Homecoming dance will be on sale October 5th through October 16th and will be sold during each lunch shift. Tickets will be $8.00 per person or $15.00 per couple.

2015 Homecoming Court!
2015 Homecoming Queen and King:

Kylie McKenzie and Connor Nightengale
Senior attendants and escorts:
Erica Robertson and Evan Shockey
Kristina Winner and Hayden Lindsey
Junior attendant and escort:
Madison Green and Anthony Linn
Sophomore attendant and escort:
Brooke Bryan and Austin Ferree
Freshman attendant and escort:
Trinity Washington and Josh Metz

Locker Decorating
Mountain Ridge High School will be open, Sunday, October 11th from 12:00 -4:00 for parents to decorate student lockers for homecoming.
Maximum size of the locker door is 14 inches wide x 34 inches tall.  No adhesives may be used on lockers or walls.  Please do not use glue guns when attaching decorations to lockers or any other areas of the building.  We recommend using magnet strips.  Parents may decorate only their child’s locker.  Students entering the building on October 11th to decorate lockers must have a parent or guardian with them.  Parents must know the location and combination of their child’s locker.  School officials will not be available to locate lockers.  Locker decorating is open to all students, regardless if the student belongs to a club or an athletic team.
To download locker dimensions for decorating click here.



Sign up in Ms. Martin’s room- room 151- if you plan to attend the S.A.D.D. membership meeting on Thursday, October 8th. All students in grades 9-12 are welcome to attend.

Upcoming Athletic Events

2015 Fall Schedules

2015-2016 Winter Sports Schedules

Stadium Parking Policy
The administration of Mountain Ridge would like to remind visitors about their stadium parking policy.  The stadium parking lot is reserved for visiting team busses, event workers, and officials.  All extra parking spots are reserved for handicapped drivers.
Parking along the stadium access road is prohibited, as the curb is painted red and "No Parking" signs are posted.  Violators will be ticketed by the Frostburg Police Department.

Wednesday     10-7-15
     Girls' soccer (jv) vs Southern (home - 6:00 p.m.)
     Girls' soccer (varsity) vs Allegany (home - 7:30 p.m.)
     Boys' soccer @ University (jv @ 6:00 p.m. & varsity @ 7:30 p.m.)
     Volleyball @ Keyser (jv @ 6:00 p.m. & varsity after)
Thursday     10-8-15
     Cross country @ AMAC @ Hampshire
Friday     10-9-15
     Girls' soccer (varsity) @ Bishop Walsh (4:30 p.m.)

Monday     10-12-15
     Girls' soccer @ Keyser (jv @ 4:00 p.m. & varsity @ 5:00 p.m.)
     Football (jv) @ Keyser (7:00 p.m.)
     Volleyball @ Rockwood (jv @ 6:00 p.m. & varsity after)
Tuesday     10-13-15
     College night
Wednesday     10-14-15
     Boys' soccer @ Keyser (6:00 p.m.)
Thursday     10-15-15
     Boys' soccer vs Clear Spring (home - jv @ 6:00 p.m. & varsity @ 7:30 p.m.)
     Girls' soccer @ Northern (jv @ 5:30 p.m. & varsity @ 7:00 p.m.)
     Volleyball @ Fort Hill (jv @ 6:00 p.m. & varsity after)
     Cross country @ County Meet @ AC
Friday     10-16-15
     Football (varsity) vs Northern (home - 7:00 p.m.)
Saturday     10-17-15
     Cross country @ Frank Keyser Invitational @ Boonsboro

Senior Section

Upcoming College Visits - 2015

October Senior Newsletter

Wendy’s High School Heisman Scholarship
Any senior who has participated in sports and has at least a 3.0 grade point average, stop in the guidance office to pick up information on the Wendy’s High School Heisman scholarship.

Senior Portraits - ASAP!
Seniors are reminded to get your senior portraits taken ASAP? Call G&G Photography at 301-722-5885 to set up an appointment.

NEW Scholarship Information
For a list of scholarships click here

ACM Accuplacer Practice Test Booklet
For those students interested in taking the ACM Accuplacer Test, you can click here to see a copy of the Practice Test Booklet that gives examples of test items.

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Principal: Gene Morgan
Assistant Principal: James Evans
Assistant Principal: Stephanie Wesolowski
Athletic Director: Gary Davis

Contact Information

100 Dr. Nancy S. Grasmick Lane
Frostburg, Maryland 21532
Telephone: 301-689-3377
Fax: 301-689-8709