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Mountain Ridge Book Drive
The Mountain Ridge writing club is conducting a book drive! Please help us to give the gift of literacy to local children, ages 1-18, by donating a new or gently used books. Our deadline is December 8, so please don’t delay. Drop offs are located in Mrs. Shaw’s (room 129) and Dr. Marchbank's (room131).

Hugh 0’Brien Award Winners
Congratulations to this year's sophomores selected to be the 2017 Hugh O’Brien Youth Leadership representative and alternate. Mountain Ridge's representative is Andrew Dittmer and the alternate is Nina Lockard.
Andrew will be attending the 4-day conference at Mt. Saint Mary’s University this coming May. He will join sophomores from across the state of Maryland. The conference promotes leadership skills and encourages participants to become more active in their school communities.
Congratulations again Andrew & Nina.

Schedule for all Winter Sports/Club Photos
G&G photography will be in the gym (exceptions noted) for group and individual pictures on Wednesday, December 14, 2016.
The schedule is as follow:

Bocce Ball


All County Choir, Concert Choir, Men and Women Ensembles

8:00 (In Theater)

Girls’ JV and Varsity Basketball


Boys’ Freshman, JV, and Varsity Basketball


Indoor Track and Bowling


Chess Club and FEA


Drama Club, Yearbook Staff, French Club and Spanish Club


Upward Bound, SADD, and Student Council


ECO, Envirothon, Science Bowl, Project YES, and FCA


Wrestling, Dance Fitness Club, Mock Trial, and Writing Club


Jazz Band, Orchestra, Concert Band

10:20 (Band Room and Theater)


Mountain Ridge High School Announces Honor Roll
Congratulations to the students that worked hard and made the "A" or "A-B" Honor Roll. To see the Mountain Ridge Honor Roll for the first term click here.

Student Council Clothing Drive
The MRHS student Council is collecting winter clothes to send to the Union Rescue Mission
What we need:
Gloves (Please do not donate undergarments or pillowcases)

Drop off is in both the central and bus lobby Deadline is December 9th. Thanks you for Donating

Mountain Ridge High school would like to take a moment to congratulate the following students whose scores qualified them for acceptance into the 2017 Maryland Music Educators Association All-State Choir.
Patrick Godfrey-mixed Chorus
Andrey Jones and Laurel Plitnik-Women’s Chorus




Daily Announcements
December 7
, 2016

Bowling Match
Good luck to the bowling team. There will be a bowling match on Thursday, December 8th. It will be Cal. Christian vs Mountain Ridge at 3pm, at Sherwood lane, Frostburg. Bowling shirts are not in yet so all new Bowlers must wear a black t-shirt. Bowling money must be brought with you to the game.

Student Council Clothing Drive
From 7 to 7:30, the first five students who bring in old clothes for the Student Council Clothing Drive will receive Chick-Fil-A gifts cards.
The Student Council has added a twist! Tonight, starting from 7 to 7:30, at the Varsity Girls Basketball game, the first five students to donate a bag of clothes to the clothing drive will receive a FREE Chick-Fil-A gift card. See Perry Connor before the game starts.
They are adding another twist!! Starting tomorrow morning, December 8th, at 7am, students who bring in clothes to Mr. Ravenscroft for the clothing drive will receive a FREE Chick-Fil-A gift card.

Science Bowl
There will be a science bowl practice after school today, December 6th.

Warm Up For Winter
‘Tis the season for cold weather. Help the S.A.D.D. members with their annual “Warm Up for Winter” collection of gloves, mittens, hats and scarves. Bring donations to Room 151. Service learning hours’ may be earned.
All S.A.D.D members are reminded to see Ms. Martin this week to sign up got our meeting on December 14th.

Mock Trial Black Team Meeting
Attention Mock Trial Black Team: Please be reminded that we are meeting tomorrow, Wednesday, from 3-4pm in room 129. If you are unable to attend, please contact Ms. Shaw.

Mock Trial Gold Team Meeting
Attention Mock Trial Gold Team: Our next meeting with our legal counsel is Wednesday, December 7th from 3-4 pm in Dr. Marchbank room 131. Please bring trial notebook!

Book Drive
The Mountain Ridge writing club is conducting a book drive! Please help us to give the gift of literacy to local children, ages 1-18, by donating a new or gently used books. Our deadline is December 8, so please don’t delay. Drop offs are located in Mrs. Shaw’s (room 129) and Dr. Marchbank's (room131).

Attention French Club members
Le Pere Noel is coming to French club Tuesday December 13th Don’t forget to shop for you secret Santa gift! Please see Mrs. Gray Tuesday if you can’t attend

Spanish Club Taste Testing
Join Spanish club as we taste test Christmas treats from Ecuador, Costa Rica, and Peru. Which will be your favorite–the tronco navideno the arroz can leche, or the paneton? See you in room 157 at 3:00pm on December 7th.


Weekly Memo

December 5, 2016 – December 11, 2016

Monday, December 5
BB – Southern Fulton – H – 6:00 Both Gyms (Scrimmage)

Tuesday, December 6
GBB – Keyser – H – JV @ 6, V @ 7:30

Wednesday, December 7
Spanish Club Meeting – 3:00- RM 157
W – Northern – H – 7:30
FBB @ Allegheny – 7:00

Thursday, December 8
ASVAB Test – 11th Grade – Theatre – 8-11:00
MCIE PD – Library – 3:10-4:40
FBB – Frankfort –H -7:00
GBB @ Allegheny – JV @ 6, V @ 7:30

Friday, December 9
BBB @ Boonsboro – JV @ 6, V @ 7:30

Saturday, December 10

Sunday, December 11

December 1st – December 14th
Warm Up for Winter
SADD Students will be collecting Hats, Scarves, Gloves, & Mittens


Upcoming Athletic Events

2016 Winter Schedules
Note: Schedules may change without the knowledge of the Web staff

2016-17 Boys' Basketball

2016-17 Freshmen Basketball

2016-17 Girls' Basketball

2016-2017 Wrestling Schedule

The Keyser @ Mountain Ridge girls' basketball games have been rescheduled for Saturday, December 10th.  The jv game will start at 4:00 p.m. and the varsity game will begin at 5:30 p.m.

Monday     12-5-16
Boys' basketball vs Southern Fulton (home - scrimmage in both gyms 6:00 p.m.)

Tuesday     12-6-16
Girls' basketball vs Keyser (home - JV @ 6:00 p.m. & varsity @ 7:30 p.m.) POSTONED

Wednesday     12-7-16
Wrestling vs Northern (home - weigh-ins @ 6:30 p.m. & varsity match @ 7:30 p.m.)
Boys' basketball (9th) @ Allegheny (7:00 p.m.)
Boys' basketball (JV & varsity) @ Allegheny rescheduled for 1-4-17

Thursday     12-8-16
Boys' basketball (9th) vs Frankfort (home - 7:00 p.m.)
Girls' basketball @ Allegheny (JV @ 6:00 p.m. & varsity @ 7:30 p.m.)

Friday     12-9-16
Boys' basketball @ Boonsboro (JV @ 6:00 p.m. & varsity @ 7:30 p.m.)






Senior Section

December Senior Newsletter


Upcoming College Visits

For a list of scholarships click here

Attention Seniors!
Don’t forget to turn your senior forms into your English teacher by Friday November 11. If you need a new form, see your English teacher or a yearbook staff member.

ATTENTION SENIORS: If you haven’t had your Senior portrait taken by G+G photographers yet (or haven’t made an appointment yet either), please do so ASAP.  If you have any questions or concerns about your Senior portrait, see Dr. Marchbank or a year book staff member.

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: Katherine Loughrie
Athletic Director: Gary Davis

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Frostburg, Maryland 21532
Telephone: 301-689-3377
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