Today's Topics, 11/21/17

Sun, 11/26/2017 - 5:24pm
Hitching Post will be open today during conferences.  Stop by and get some holiday shopping done!



HCPSS Student Representation  To be considered for selection to represent MRHS at the Student Member Convention, you must meet the November 30 submission deadline.  No formal application packet is required beyond the statement of intent to the principal and two teacher recommendations.  Read more . . . 


SAVE THE DATE . . . December 11 @ 7pm

MRHS Gifted & Talented Research Program Information Night   Read more . . .  





Thanksgiving is the perfect time to offer your family and friends the opportunity to purchase a Restaurant Raffle ticket!   Need more tickets?  Stop by the front office and ask for additional tickets.  The PTSA counts on your support, so please participate by purchasing or selling your tickets (unsold/unwanted tickets should be returned to the front office so that we may attempt to offer them to others).  Proceeds to benefit PTSA sponsored activities such as . . . supporting drug/alcohol-free activities through guest speakers and After Prom, Reflections Art Program, Academic Achievement through student scholarships, advocacy and more!  Need more motiviation? Click to see all the restaurant gift cards that included in prize packages!!



Winter Concessions Please volunteer your time in the concession stand, It takes a village to keep it running!  Students may sign-up to work and earn community service hours!

Street Smarts of Maryland Driver’s Education Partnering with the MRHS Boosters Since 2009!

Next Class runs from 12/1/17 – 12/19/17

To register on-line at   



Music Foundation

Racine Kringle Danish Fundraiser . . . just in time for the holidays and winter break! Racine Danish Kringles are handmade flaky, buttery pastry filled with the highest quality fruit, nut or gourmet fillings and baked to perfection!  The only problem will be choosing from the many delicious flavors:

  • Almond, the original Kringle and best seller 
  • Raspberry Cheesecake, raspberry filling on top of a bed of creamy cheesecake
  • Pecan, the most popular nut Kringle and all-time favorite
  • Turtle, inspired by those delicious chocolate turtle candies
  • Cherry, the perfect mix of sweet & tart Door County cherries
  • Chocolate Éclair, filled with a classic vanilla pastry crème with a rich chocolate icing
  • Raspberry, the most popular fruit flavor has a filling of slightly tart, handpicked raspberries 
  • Cheesecake, filled with delicious cream cheese and a subtle graham cracker filling
  • Cinnamon, buttery sweet cinnamon and sugar filling
  • Blueberry Cheesecake, filled with ripe sweet blueberries with a hint of tartness
  • Strawberry, it’s sweet, it’s juicy and it’s always a crowd pleaser

Order Online / Deadline Dec. 1                                                                                                                



Superintendent Leadership Characteristics Survey  The BOE is seeking public input as it moves forward with the process of selecting a permanent superintendent.  Community members are invited to submit desired leadership characteristics and priorities by completing a survey.  The online survey is available until 4:30 p.m.on November 22.  Paper copies  will be collected through noon on December 6.

Attendance Area Adjustment Plan Details about the attendance area adjustment plan (redistricting)  that was approved by the Board of Education on November 16 may be found in Board Docs at HCPSS Redistricting 2017-2018.


Community Notices

Please visit the Community News and Programs page on the HCPSS website for announcements of upcoming events and programs sponsored by non-profit organizations.