The fall sports season was a pretty good one for the Mountain Ridge Miners. Both the volleyball team and the varsity football team were the recipients of MPSSAA State Tournament Sportsmanship Awards this year, an award that is presented to one team per sport.
Allegany County Public Schools Superintendent, Mr. Jeff Blank, recently announced the appointment of Mr. Timothy Farrell as the acting principal at George’s Creek Elementary School effective December 16, 2021, through the remainder of this school year.
Maryland Early Fall Assessment Data and Kindergarten Readiness Results Reflect National Trends on Learning Loss
Today, the Maryland State Department of Education released preliminary early fall assessment and kindergarten readiness scores for the 2021-22 school year, which demonstrated an overall decline in student proficiency for English Language Arts (ELA), Mathematics and Kindergarten Readiness.
The Mountain Ridge High School Chapter of the National Honor Society recently held its induction ceremony for the 2021-2022 school year welcoming 65 new members to the organization.
Forty-four junior and senior students from Allegany High School were inducted into membership of the National Honor Society (NHS) on Tuesday, October 19, 2021, in front of parents, staff, students, and guests.
On Sunday, November 7, 2021, at Landis Field in Harrisburg, PA, the Allegany High School Marching Band made school history when they won their first ever Tournament of Bands Atlantic Coast High School Marching Band Championship (ACC's).
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PRINCIPAL'S LIST AWARDS
Kindergarten-Second Grade- Students must receive no more than 5 N’s in all subject areas and have all O’s or S’s in Social Skills/Work Habits. Students have two days absent or less and three or less unexcused tardies.
Third-Fifth Grade- Students must have all A’s and B’s in all subject areas and all O’s or S’s in Social Skills/Work Habits. Students have two days absent or less and three or less unexcused tardies.GOOD CITIZENSHIP AWARDS
Pre-K: A student must receive a 3 or a 2 under Personal and Social Skills.
Kindergarten: All students need to achieve either a 3 or a 2 under Social Skills/Work Habits.
First and Second Grade: Students must receive an S or O in all indicators under Social Skills/Work Habits and an S or O rating in all indicators that address work habits for Reading, Language Arts/Writing, Handwriting, Science/Health, and Social Studies and in the last two indicators in Media, Music, Physical Education, and Art.
Third Grade: Students must receive an S or O rating in all indicators under Social Skills/Work Habits and in the indicators that address work habits for Reading, Language Arts/Writing, Handwriting, Spelling, Science/Health, and Social Studies and an S or O rating for the last two indicators in Media, Music, Physical Education, and Art.
Fourth and Fifth Grade: Students must receive an S or O rating in the last two indicators for Art, Music, and Media and in the last three indicators in Physical Education. Students must earn an S or an O in Instrumental Music if applicable and Work Habits/Social Habits must be satisfactory.