Today's Topics, 5.10.17

Wed, 05/10/2017 - 10:27pm

NEWS from Student Services

Important Dates to Know

May 17-19     AP Exams - Late Testing

May 18           Seniors Last Day of School

May 19           Schools Closed for Students - Professional Day

May 19           Late Registration deadline (late fee) for 6/10 ACT Test

May 24           Late Registration deadline (late fee) for 6/3 SAT Test

May 29           Schools & Offices Closed - Memorial Day 

June 1            MRHS Commencement at Merriweather Post Pavilion-11:00 am

June 6            Next Steps Program - 6:45 pm in the auditorium

June 14         Last Day of School

 

UNIVERSITY OF MARYLAND COLLEGE ACCESS CONFERENCE

The University of MD is hosting their 18th annual College Access Conference on Saturday, June 24, beginning at 8:00 am in the Adele H. Stamp Student Union.  This conference offers guidance to under-represented and first generation rising juniors and seniors as they prepare to navigate the college admission process.  There is no cost for the program; however, students are asked to register online at http://go.umd.edu/CAC no later than Wednesday, June 14, 2017.

For questions, please call 301-314-8385 or 1-800-422-5867.

 

DIRECTORY OF MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES IN HOWARD COUNTY

The “Directory of Mental Health Services in Howard County,” provided by the Howard County Mental Health Authority, is available to the public and can be found at the following link:  http://www.hcmha.org/wp-content/uploads/2015/10/HCMHA-Directory-October-2015.pdf

 

CRISIS TEXT LINE – Text START to 741-741

NEED A WORK PERMIT?  Go to:   https://www.dllr.state.me.us/childworkpermit

 

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Marriotts  Ridge  Playoff  Update 

LACROSSE

MPSSAA 3A/2A South Section I Quarterfinals

TONIGHT, MAY 10 

Boys @ 5PM / Winters Mill at Marriotts Ridge 

Girls @ 7PM / Reservoir at Marriotts Ridge     

Admission $6  MPSSAA passes only

 

BASEBALL

MPSSAA 2A West Section II Quarterfinals 

ThursdayMAY 11 / 4PM

Francis Scott Key at Marriotts Ridge

 

SOFTBALL

MPSSAA 2A West Section II Quarterfinals

MondayMAY 15 / 4PM

Liberty/Winters Mill Winner at Marriotts Ridge

Presale Tickets will be available outside the cafeteria on 

Thursday and Friday during all lunch shifts.

 

SGA Senior Scholarship Opportunity  

Application deadline is May 11 at 3:00 p.m.

Use this link to download the application packet

 

SGA & Class Council Elections for 2017-18 

Applications are due by May 17.

SGA Officer Application

Class Council Application

 

 

PROM Picture from Lifetouch 

Pictures taken at Prom by the Lifetouch photographer are available online at www.lifetouchevents.com   The password is MJMRS.

 

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Chipotle Fundraiser / May 16 from 5-9pm

Show your team spirit by joining us for a fundraiser to support the MRHS Music Foundation.  Come in to Chipotle at 9120 Baltimore National Pike in Ellicott City on Tuesday, May 16 between 5:00 and 9:00 p.m.  Bring in this flier, , show it on your personal device, or simply tell the cashier you’re supporting the cause to make sure that 50% of the proceeds are donated to MRHS Music Foundation.

 

BOOSTERS  Meeting:  Wednesday, 5/10 at 7pm in the first floor staff lounge

The MRHS Boosters Club is accepting nominations for 2017-18 Board and Committee members.  Boosters raises over $80,000 annually to support all student extracurricular activities (athletics, fine arts and clubs).  If you would like to get involved, please contact JoAnn Kohler at jekmdk@comcast.net or Lorraine Fike at Mianofike@verizon.net

 

PTSA  Meeting:  Thursday, 5/11 at 7pm in Student Services

The Marriotts Ridge  PTSA Nominating committee is in search of candidates to take on the important roles on the PTSA Executive Board for the 2017-18 school year. The purpose of this committee is to recruit talented and motivated candidates to fill open PTSA officer positions for the following 2017-2018 school year.  This very important goal can’t happen without your help!

The committee is seeking all persons interested in serving on the PTSA Executive Board or desiring to recommend to the Board qualified persons to contact David Brown at 410-480-2721 or wesdad96@gmail.com, if you have any questions or would like to volunteer.

 

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Community Events of Interest

The following events are neither sponsored nor endorsed by Marriotts Ridge HS nor the Howard County Public School System.

The Glenwood Branch of the Howard County Library System offers the following:

Intro to College Applications and Essays The college application process can be daunting, so let local expert Gail Jacobson guide you with successful strategies for applying to colleges and for writing your college essays. Parents strongly encouraged to attend with student. 

Ages 14-18; 60-90 min.
Writing the College Essay
May 20 (3:30 - 4:30 pm) 

Register: https://goo.gl/AW4JfX

 

Read about more Community News and Programs of Interest. . .