News and Announcements
Voter Registration for Mountain Ridge Students
The Allegany County Board of Elections will be here on Wednesday, February 11th at 8:00 for voter registration. This is for students who will be 18 years of age by November 8, 2016. They need to bring their driver's license or social security number with them. The process will take approximately one hour. The snow date is the 12th.
After Prom Organizational Meeting
An After Prom organizational meeting will be held on Wednesday, February 11th at 7 PM in the school library. All parents are encouraged to attend as we begin the planning process! Contact Charlene Beeman at 301-697-1875 with questions.
Custom Community Cookbook
The Mountain Ridge High School Endowment Committee is creating a custom cookbook featuring favorite recipes from our community. Money raised will be used for academic endeavors and scholarships. Recipes can be submitted online or through the attached recipe form. Click here for more information. To download a recipe form click here.
Mountain Ridge Annual Craft Fair
The Mountain Ridge High School Endowment Fund Committee will be holding the fourth-annual Mountain Ridge School Craft Fair on March 14th, 2015. To see the vendor letter for more information click here. To download a craft fair application click here.
This year’s Snowball Dance is scheduled is for Saturday, February 7th from 7:00 – 10:00 p.m. Travis Jackson will be the DJ for the event. Semi-Formal attire is required to attend the dance. The cost of admission will be $15.00 per couple or $8.00 per person. Tickets will go on Guest Verification forms must be approved before purchasing your Snowball tickets.
Three Hour Delays
Because of the number of snow days ACPS has experienced over the last few years, especially in the Mountain Ridge school district, ACPS has adopted a 3-hour delay schedule which may be used this year as needed. ACPS has scheduled a 3-hour delay on February 27, 2015 which will be for professional development for secondary teachers.
Students on an abbreviated schedule need to be aware that all seven periods will be scheduled on any delay schedule and the schedule will not rotate this year. On a 3-hour delay schedule, all periods except 5th period will be 15 minutes long. Attendance is required.
To view the schedule for three hour delays click here.
2014 - 2015 Winter Sports Schedules
The following events have been postponed for today, Friday, January 30th.
Boys' basketball @ Northern
Girls' basketball @ Frankfort
Bowling vs Southern (home - Sherwood)
These games have been rescheduled as follows;
The wrestling match with Hampshire has been rescheduled for Monday, February 2nd, at Mountain Ridge, in the auxiliary gym. Weigh-ins will be at 6:30 p.m. and the varsity match will begin at 7:30 p.m.
Girls' Basketball vs Spring Mills @ Mountain Ridge on February 16th (jv @ 12:00 p.m. & varsity @ 1:30 p.m.
Boys' Basketball @ Bishop Walsh on February 4th (jv @ 6:00 p.m. & varsity @ 7:30 p.m.)
Girls' basketball vs Allegany (home - jv @ 6:00 p.m. & varsity @ 7:30 p.m.)
Boys' basketball vs Southern (home - 9th & jv @ 6:00 p.m. & varsity @ 7:30 p.m.)
Bowling @ Fort Hill (White Oaks)
Girls' basketball vs Bishop Walsh (home - varsity @ 7:00 p.m.)
Boys' basketball @ Bishop Walsh (jv @ 6:00 p.m. & varsity @ 7:30 p.m.)
Wrestling vs Southern (home - weigh-ins @ 6:30 p.m. & varsity match @ 7:30 p.m.)
Bowling vs Hampshire (home - Sherwood)
Boys' basketball vs Bishop Walsh (home - jv @ 6:00 p.m. & varsity @ 7:30 p.m.)
Boys' basketball (9th) vs Fort Hill (home - 6:00 p.m. in auxiliary gym) wrestling @ Frankfort\
Winter track @ 2A West Regionals @ HCC
Senior Newsletter - January
ACM representatives will be here on Monday, February 2nd, from 9:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. to register our students in College Speech. This should only take about 15 - 20 minutes. Students will be called to the cafeteria once they arrive.
New Scholarships added January 22nd!
For a list of scholarships click here
ACM Accuplace 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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