Today's Topics, 10/31/17

Tue, 10/31/2017 - 9:09pm



TODAY, October 31, 2017


2A South Section 1 Semi Finals

Girls / Marriotts Ridge @ Wilde Lake / 5:00 pm

Boys / Marriotts Ridge @ Oakland Mills / 6:00 pm

All admission is $6.  MPSSAA passes only.


Thursday, November 2, 2017


Regional Meet @ Oak Ridge Park (Thomas Stone HS)

2:30 pm



2A South Section 1 Quarterfinals

Oakland Mills @ Marriotts Ridge

5:00 pm




News from Student Services



Important Dates for Parents:

Nov 2 SAT Registration Deadline for 12/2 Test

Nov 3 ACT Registration Deadline for 12/9 Test

Nov 4 SAT Test Day

Nov 10 Schools Close 3 hours early - End of Marking Period

Nov 17 Report Cards Issued

Nov 17 ACT Late Registration Deadline (late fee) for 12/9 Test

Nov 20-21 Schools Close 3 hours early - P/T Conferences

Nov 21 SAT Late Registration Deadline (late fee) for 12/2 Test

Nov 22 Schools Closed for students - P/T Conferences

Nov 23-24 Schools/Offices Closed - Thanksgiving Holiday

Dec 2 SAT Test Day

Dec 9 ACT Test Day


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:

CRISIS TEXT LINE – Text START to 741-741


The Prudential Spirit of Community Awards 2017

If you've made a difference by volunteering in your community over the past year, you could win $1,000 and a fabulous trip to Washington, D.C., by applying for a Prudential Spirit of Community Award!  Even more importantly, you could win recognition that might inspire other young people to follow your example. These prestigious awards, sponsored by Prudential Financial and the National Association of Secondary School Principals, have honored tens of thousands of middle level and high school students over the past 20 years solely for their volunteer work.

You must:

1.  Be in grades 5-12 as of November 7, 2017, and a legal resident of one of the 50 United States or the District of Columbia.

2.  Have participated in a volunteer activity at least in part after September 1, 2016.

3.  Complete and submit an online application by November 7, 2017 - or  You can also call 1-855-670-4787

After all students have submitted an application, we will only be able to nominate one student from Marriotts Ridge High School.  Please see Ms. Dubbs in Student Services if you have any questions. 





Danforth Scholars Program - Washington University in St. Louis

The Danforth Scholars Program is looking for students who have exhitbited a capacity for service and leadership, academic excellence,who are mature, have a strong moral character, show selflessness and a committment to the community.

If you are applying to Washington University in St. Louis and would like to be nominated for the Danforth Scholars Program, please see Mrs. Dubbs in Student Servicesby NOVEMBER 1st!

Please see more information.