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.
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-
CRISIS TEXT LINE – Text START to 741-741
NEED A WORK PERMIT? Go to: https://www.dllr.state.me.us/
Marriotts Ridge Playoff Update
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
MPSSAA 2A West Section II Quarterfinals
Thursday, MAY 11 / 4PM
Francis Scott Key at Marriotts Ridge
MPSSAA 2A West Section II Quarterfinals
Monday, MAY 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.
SGA & Class Council Elections for 2017-18
Applications are due by May 17.
PROM Picture from Lifetouch
Pictures taken at Prom by the Lifetouch photographer are available online at www.lifetouchevents.com The password is MJMRS.
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 email@example.com 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@
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.