Mountain Ridge High School will be open on Sunday, September 23, 2018, from 2-4 p.m. for parents to decorate student lockers for homecoming.
Allegany County Public Schools is once again inviting local vendors to participate in the 4th Annual Employee Health and Vendor Fair scheduled for Wednesday, October 17, 2018, from 2-5 p.m. at the new Allegany High School located at 900 Seton Drive.
Mountain Ridge High School’s Students Against Destructive Decisions (SADD) chapter recently created a special video entitled “Juuls Aren’t Cool,” an educational video for their peers about the dangers of using electronic nicotine vaping devices (popularly known as e-cigarettes/vapes).
During the 2018 Maryland General Assembly Session, a new law was passed which makes changes to statutes currently in effect related to tobacco and Electronic Nicotine Delivery Systems (ENDS).
Superintendent of Schools, Dr. David Cox, has announced the appointment of Tracey Leonard as the Interim Assistant Supervisor of Health, Physical Education, Athletics, and Mental Health for the 2018-2019 school year.
Effective September 7, 2018, the Allegany County Public School System will prohibit spectators from bringing large bags or backpacks into Mountain Ridge and Greenway Avenue Stadium events.
The Maryland State Department of Education has awarded grants to five non-profit partnerships and 14 schools/districts in support of developing and expanding Robotics Programs.
The Blue Ribbon Commission hosted a public forum on Wednesday, May 30, 2018, to address the preliminary report and recommended options from Facility Engineering Associates (FEA) regarding redistricting schools.