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Honors Physics Courses Dropped
We are excited about the interest in Physics in Allegany County Public Schools; however, there will be changes to the physics offerings next school year. We will not be offering Honors Physics I or Honors Physics II for the 2014-2015 school year. Click here for more information.

Dodge Test Drive Fundraiser
Test drive a new Dodge on Friday, May 9th from 3-7 P.M., during the Mountain Ridge Student Council’s fundraiser for next year’s prom.  The Dodge brand will donate $20 to the Student Council for every test drive, up to $5000. Participants don’t buy anything and 100% of the money goes directly towards the Student Council.  Drivers must be 18 years or older and hold a valid driver’s license. Participants must drive to qualify for a Dodge donation. One donation per participant.

Miners Football Team Spirit Night at CiCi's
The Miners Football team will be hosting Spirit Night at CiCi's in LaVale this Thursday, April 17th from 4-8pm. All you have to do is tell the cashier when you place your order that you are there to support Mountain Ridge Football. CiCi's will donate 15% of your net sales to our football team.


Weekly After Prom Meetings Scheduled
The After Prom committee will not meet on April 17th due to Easter vacation. The After Prom committee will resume their regular Thursday meetings at 7 PM in the cafeteria on April 24th.
There will be a meeting on each Thursday until Prom in the Mountain Ridge cafeteria for any parent interested in helping with this years After Prom. The meetings will start at 7:00 p.m. For more information contact Charlene Shingler-Beeman at 301-697-1875 or e-mail at


Parental Involvement Regarding Alcohol
It’s almost time for school to come to an end and special occasions to begin for students such as prom, graduation, and senior week. Click here to read the letter from the Allegany County Health Department with tips on how parents can be involved in their teen’s behavior and alcohol awareness.


Prom 2014
The date for this year's prom is Saturday, May 10th. Tickets will start being sold on April 14th in the Mountain Ridge cafeteria during fifth period and at the CCTE's guidance secretary's office. Tickets are $12.00 for anyone eligible to attend. Dance - Guest Verification Letter


Mindy VanPelt 5K Memorial Run and Walk
Applications for the Mindy VanPelt 5K Memorial Run and Walk are in the main office. The event will take place April 19th at Fore Sisters golf course. Please Support this cause. For more information click here.



Upcoming Events

2014 Fall Sports Schedules
2014 Spring Sports Schedules

Thursday        4-17-14
Softball vs Keyser (home - 4:00 p.m.)
Tennis vs Keyser (home - 4:00 p.m.)
Baseball (varsity) @ Frankfort (4:30 p.m.)

Friday        4-18-14
Baseball (varsity) @ Fairgrounds
       12:00 p.m.        Mountain Ridge vs Preston & Allegany vs Smithsburg
        2:30 p.m.        Mountain Ridge vs Smithsburg & Allegany vs Preston

Saturday        4-19-14
Track hosting the Calhoun Invitational

Monday        4-21-14
Softball @ Bishop Walsh (4:30 p.m.)

Tuesday        4-22-14
Softball @ Allegany (varsity @ 4:30 p.m. & jv after)
Tennis vs Bishop Walsh (home - 4:00 p.m.)
Track @ AMAC @ Keyser
Baseball (jv & varsity) @ Southern (4:30 p.m.)

Wednesday        4-23-14
Baseball (varsity) @ Bishop Walsh (4:30 p.m.)
Softball @ Keyser (jv @ 4:00 p.m. & varsity @ 6:30 p.m.)

Thursday        4-24-14
Tennis (girls) @ Southern (4:30 p.m.)
Track @ Penn Relays

Friday        4-25-14
Softball vs Fort Hill (home - varsity @ 4:00 p.m. & jv after)
Tennis @ Bishop Walsh (4:00 p.m.)

Saturday        4-26-14
Track @ Apple Blossom @ James Wood
Baseball (varsity) @ Somerset Easter Tournament
             12:00 p.m. vs Alliance
             2:00 p.m. vs Somerset
Cystic Fibrosis Walk in stadium (9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.)

Senior Section

April Senior Newsletter

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.

Scholarship Information
For a list of scholarships click here

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Assistant Principal: James Evans
Assistant Principal: Kelly Cassell
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