MRHS Today's Topics - March 15, 2016

Wed, 03/16/2016 - 7:58am



March 15 – Senior Week – Stay Safe in Ocean City at Howard HS

March 15 – Last day to register for AP exams without a late fee

March 17-20   You’re a Good Man Charlie Brown

March 22 – Senior Week – Stay Safe in Ocean City at Atholton HS

April 11 – Senior Parent Meeting 7pm



The administration continues to hear complaints about parents choosing to avoid the designated drop off lanes and dropping their children off in the parking lot or on Woodford Road, where it's unsafe.  This is a reminder to please follow the drop off and pick up procedures that are in place at MRHS.  These procedures are in place to ensure the safety of our students, parents, and staff members.  We appreciate everyone’s cooperation in keeping students, parents and staff safe.




Crisis Text Line 741-741

As parents, we want to be there for our children. Sometimes we can’t or they just don’t want us to be. Sometimes it's our friends. Sometimes it's us. Share this resource. Have your child add it to their contacts. You’ll know there is a place they can turn to for help.

Crisis Text Line serves anyone, in any type of crisis- bullying, self-harm, suicidal thoughts and more- providing access to free, 24/7 support and information via the medium they already use and trust: text. A live, trained Crisis Counselor receives the text and responds quickly to help you move from a hot moment to a cool moment and to stay safe and healthy. 

Text START to 741-741

Anonymous and confidential




Marriotts Ridge High School proudly presents, You’re A Good Man Charlie Brown, running this Thursday, March 17 through Sunday, March 20, 2016. 


Based on the renowned comic strip by Charles Schulz, this musical gives us a glimpse into the life of your favorite animated underdog, Charlie Brown.


This family-friendly show originally opened in 1967, with a Tony winning revival in 1999 starring Kristin Chenoweth. Don’t miss the opportunity to see our talented cast bring some of your favorite cartoon characters to life!


The characters of Charlie Brown, Lucy, Linus, Sally, Schroeder and Snoopy will be played by Zach Altenburg, Isabelle Stevens, Makarand Parigi, Rya Holzman, Zach Seals, and Duncan Tilles, respectively.


You’re A Good Man Charlie Brown plays at 7pm March 17-20 and at 3pm on March 20.   Tickets are $10, available at the door or online


 Tickets will also be on sale this week during all lunch shifts.


Sunday Luncheon, catered by Eggspectation! Sunday, March 20, 1:00 2:30 pm in the MRHS Commons.  Tickets $10. Luncheon guests get priority entrance to "You're A Good Man, Charlie Brown" at 3:00 pm and photo op with cast.  Space is limited so reserve early.  Contact Julie Neaman,





2016 AP Exam Registration is now open!

Information regarding the 2016 AP Exam Registration and Fee Waiver Application is located on the Naviance Home Connections page. Registration must be done through the student’s (not parent’s log-in.) Registration is not complete until a signed copy of the registration survey andpayment is received in Student Services.


Deadlines:    March 15 to avoid late fees
                   March 16 - April 1 - $20 late fee per registration
(Note: no registrations will be processed during Spring Break, March 25 - April 1)                 
                   April 2 - April 15 - $55 late fee per registration

2016 AP Exam dates:  May 2 - 6 and May 9 - 13

Location:  Again this year, all exams, other than world languages, will be held at Circle D Farm in Lisbon. 

Contact:   Mrs. Nan Dove, AP Testing Coordinator, in Student Services or



HC DrugFree will present two programs, “SENIOR WEEK: STAYING SAFE IN OCEAN CITY” aimed at parents and high school seniors as they prepare for the annual Senior Week activities in Ocean City.

The presentations will be held on:

Tuesday, March 15 at 7 p.m. at Howard High School 

and Tuesday, March 22 at 7 p.m. at Atholton High School. 


Speakers will include Ocean City Police Corporal Howard Caplan and Sergeant James McVey, also a Howard County teacher. They will talk with students and parents about ways to ensure young people don’t make tragic mistakes.





The student book club will meet on Monday, 4/11during break in the media center to discuss, We Were Liars by E. Lockhart.  Stop by the media center if you need a copy!


Class Ring Info for Sophomores

Interested in purchasing a class ring?  Ring sales will take place during lunch shifts on March 15th and 16th in the commons and after school from 4-6pm.