Maple Ridge Secondary School

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Maple Ridge Secondary School
Address
21911 122 Ave
Maple Ridge, British Columbia, V2X 3X2
Canada
Coordinates 49°13′30″N 122°36′54″W / 49.22501°N 122.61508°W / 49.22501; -122.61508Coordinates: 49°13′30″N 122°36′54″W / 49.22501°N 122.61508°W / 49.22501; -122.61508
Information
School type Public, high school
School board School District 42 Maple Ridge-Pitt Meadows
School number 4242001
Principal Mr Connor
Staff 129
Grades 8-12
Enrollment 1693 (January 16, 2006)
Colour(s) Red, white, black
Mascot Rambo
Team name Ramblers
Website

Maple Ridge Secondary is a public high school in Maple Ridge, British Columbia, Canada, part of School District 42 Maple Ridge-Pitt Meadows.

Academics[edit]

Maple Ridge Secondary offers academic courses as part of the Advanced Placement (AP) program, although only the English Language & Composition and English Literature & Composition courses have been taught. It was ranked 201st in the Fraser Institute annual ranking of schools in 2004/05. MRSS also offers an Outreach program.[1]

Athletics[edit]

MRSS sports teams include badminton, basketball, soccer, wrestling, mountain biking, cheerleading, field hockey, curling, swimming, rugby, cross country, track and field, volleyball, water polo, tennis, golf, field lacrosse, and ball hockey.

Arts[edit]

MRSS is known within its school district and the province of British Columbia for its Digital Art Academy, which offers students classes in the digital arts. These include creating:

  • art with Photoshop,
  • websites,
  • sound effects and music,
  • short films,
  • poster art and cartoon-art with Illustrator and Photoshop,
  • programming games using Adobe Director and Flash.[2] MRSS is the only school in School District 42 to offer a certificate of membership to a Digital Art Academy.

Notable alumni[edit]

References[edit]

External links[edit]

School Reports - Ministry of Education