MRIS Weekly Announcements

Blaze Pizza Night
1055 Hunters Crossing, Alcoa, TN 37701
Support our PTO by joining us on April 15th from 4:30 p.m. - 8:30 pm at Blaze Pizza. The PTO supports our school and helps to provide resources for our teachers, staff and students.  To participate in this fundraiser be sure to use the Promo Code 1296a when ordering online that night or show them the school flyer when ordering in person.  The fly was sent home in Friday Folders or it can be found here.

Art Club
6th & 7th 
Monday 4/12/21 @2:40 - 5:00 pm
4th & 5th
Wednesday 4/14/21 @2:40 - 5:00 pm
Bubble Print Fabric Dying Canvas Bags!
The cost is $7 for this club meeting.
Sign up in the art room with Mrs. Allen or Mrs. Galyon by bringing your $7 in an envelope with your name and grade on it. You are signed up when you bring in the money.
Bring a snack and a drink if you want!
Parents will pick up in the front of the building. Please be here at 5:00!
For late arrivals, students will be sent to Adventure Club in the cafeteria for pick up in the back until parents arrive. 

Art club will meet on different days throughout the school year. You can attend them all, or just a few. There is no attendance requirement for this club. Each meeting will have a different theme and a cost depending on the materials needed.

Maryville Girls Volleyball Fall Season 
If you are interested in trying out for Maryville Girls Volleyball for upcoming Grades 6, 7,  and 8 for the Fall 2021 season, click here for more information and for the required paper work. 

MJHS Girls Volleyball Tryouts
Tryouts for 5th, 6th, and 7th grade girls Volleyball begin on Monday, April 12. These will take place from 3:45 to 5:45 pm at Maryville Junior High School. Bus transportation is available from MRIS to MJHS. See Coach Collins or Coach Landers for the required paperwork that must be turned in before you can try out and if you have any questions. 

The last day to order a yearbook is April 17th.  To order, go to  The MRIS school order number is 21575.  Yearbooks are $30.00.

Volleyball Intramurals 
ALL grade levels are welcome to join us in the gym after school from 2:45-3:45pm every Tuesday and Thursday for Volleyball Intramurals.  Please check the school calendar and listen to announcements for any cancellations.  Permission form required (find them online under the 'Activities' link or get one during PE classes).  Students should be picked up behind the school at the gym doors promptly at 3:45pm.

8th Grade Cheerleader Tryout Information
Are you interested in trying out for the 2021-2022 MJHS 8th Grade Cheerleading Squad? Tryouts will be held on 4/15, 4/16 and 4/17. 
Please complete the attached packet found here. Any questions? Email Coach Siperly at
Application and ALL  Forms Due on Friday, April 9th. Must be turned in via email by 3:30pm( NO EXCEPTIONS !

Attention: Parents or Guardians of Students Entering 7th grade in 2021
Before entering 7th grade, students are required to provide proof they have received a booster dose of the Tdap. Tdap is a combination vaccine that protects against three potentially life-threatening bacterial diseases: tetanus, diphtheria, and pertussis (whooping cough).
Your student must turn in a current Tennessee Immunization Certificate that verifies student is compliant with immunizations required for 7th grade before August 1, 2021. Immunizations and certificates can be obtained from either your student’s pediatrician or at local health department.
Thank you, Tamara Wilson R.N. MRIS School Nurse

MRIS Testing Calendar 2020-2021
For the MRIS testing dates for 2020-2021, please click here

It’s time to link your Food City ValuCard to MRIS and start earning cash for MRIS.  Please go online at and link your ValuCard to MRIS School ID 40581. Please note, linking at checkout is no longer available. Also, you have to link your account every school year, it doesn't roll over each year.
Thank you for supporting MRIS!

Attendance Policy at MRIS
Student's school day begins each day at 7:40 am and all students are to be in their classroom ready to learn. If there must be an absence or tardy, please send in a written note of explanation.  Attendance in school is viewed as significant to your student's academic success, and we appreciate your partnership toward this effort. 
Six (6) unexcused tardies will result in morning detention.
Additional tardies after six (6) will result in additional morning detention.
Absences need to be followed with a note of explanation. 
A plan to improve school attendance may result in referral to the district attendance officer if there are excesses. 
If you have any questions, please refer to your student Power School account or feel free to contact the school. 

Parents, you can earn School Rewards for Montgomery Ridge by registering your Kroger Plus Card and linking it to MRIS. 
Simply enroll your Kroger Plus Card online at to MRIS School ID VJ784. 
Thank you for your continued support of MRIS!

MRIS Rangers April 12th-16th
Captain-Bryson H.
Liam T., Robert A., Tommy B.

Captain-Barren C.
William L., Jaxson V.

Lunch Menu for  April 12th-16th
Hamburger, Potatoes, Veggie, Lettuce/Tomato
OR PB&J Uncrustable, String Cheese, Teddy Grahams, Veggie
Chicken Sandwich, Chips, Lettuce/Tomato, Veggie
OR Spicy Chicken Sandwich, Veggie
Grilled Chicken Sandwich, Green Beans, Doritos
OR Ham/Cheese Sandwich
Sausage/Biscuit, Tri tater, Eggs
OR French Toast Sticks, Sausage Link, Yogurt
Cheese Sticks, Marinara Sauce, Green Beans
OR  PB&J Uncrustable, String Cheese, Teddy Grahams, Veggie