Updates & Information:

Coffee with a Counselor ​

​​​​​​Calling all parents/guardians! Please join the Anchor Bay High School counselors for coffee and important information regarding your student’s education. We will be focusing on different grade level and different topics during each meeting. Coffee with a Counselor will be held in E100.

October 4th 7:30 AM- 11th grade

October 18th 7:30 AM– 12th grade

November 8th 7:30 AM – 9th grade

November 9th 7:30 AM– Special Ed. T.C.

November 15th  7:30 AM – 10th grade

FASFA Night for Seniors

November 13, 2018- Tuesday evening
Two sessions for sign-up - 6-7PM or 7-8 PM
Call to sign-up -(586)648-2525 ext. 2332

Career Fair

Career Fair for Anchor Bay High School scheduled for March 21, 2019 from 6-8PM.

Students can come and explore the many different occupations present and talk with professionals about their careers.  It will be held in our commons and will be categorized by Business Management, Marketing & Technology, Human Services, Arts & Communication, Engineering/Manufacturing, and Health Sciences.  Last year we had over 150 different professionals present at our Career Fair.

College Night - October 29th @ ABHS, 6-7:30pm

Click here for the College_Night_Flyer

Testing Information

Testing Out

The State of Michigan allows students to "test out" of courses in which they are able to demonstrate knowledge of the content expectations associated with the subject area. This can be accomplished by obtaining at least 77% on all assessments related to the course.
Testing out is offered twice per year - in August and in January. Interested students should fill an application out in counseling office. 

Testing Sites


PSAT-SAT (CollegeBoard site for PSAT & SAT)

Advanced Placement (AP) (CollegeBoard website for AP testing)


Counseling Department


  • Lindsay Ahedo, Counselor  (A-G) 648-2525 ext. 2338
  • Greg Fowler, Counselor (H-P) 648-2525 ext. 2336
  • Melanie George, Counselor (Q-Z) 648-2525 ext. 2337
  • Erica Sagese, School Psychologist 648-2525 ext. 2315
  • Carol Selby, Teacher Consultant  ext. 2334
  • Amy DiStefano, Teacher Consultant  ext. 2335
  • Marc Patyi, School Social Worker (Tuesday, Thursday ) ext. 2355
  • Chelsey Schell, Student Services Coordinator, ext. 2340

Attention Students

Ordering Transcript for College
External LinkParchment

Anchor Bay has signed up with Parchment by docufide, an electronic process, to send your transcripts directly to the college of your choice. The counseling office will not be mailing your transcript. Each student must register with Parchment by docufide on the Anchor Bay website and place your request for transcripts to be sent by clicking on link above.


College Visits


Baker College
Register for a visit: https://www.baker.edu/admissions/schedule-a-visit/

Central Michigan University 
Register for a visit: https://go.cmich.edu/visit/Pages/schedule_a_visit.aspx  
or Click Here for the CMU Annual Events Page

Eastern Michigan University 
Register for a visit: http://www.emich.edu/admissions/visit/tours.php
or Click Here for the EMU Annual Events Page 

Grand Valley State University
Register for a visit: https://www.gvsu.edu/admissions/visit-schedule.htm
or Click Here for the GVSU Annual Events Page  

Lake Superior State University
Register for a visit: http://www.lssu.edu/admissions/visit/
or Click Here for the LSSU Annual Visit Page

Lawrence Tech University
Register for a visit: https://www.ltu.edu/futurestudents/campustour.asp
or Click Here for the LTU Annual Events Page

Macomb Community College
Register for a visit: http://www.macomb.edu/future-students/visit-campuses/index.html

Michigan State University
Register for a visit: https://admissions.msu.edu/visit/visit-options/default

Michigan Tech University
Register for a visit: http://www.mtu.edu/admissions/visit/plan/

Northern Michigan University
Register for a visit: http://www.nmu.edu/admissions/visit
or Click Here for the NMU Annual Events Page  

Oakland University
Register for a visit: https://www.oakland.edu/futurestudents/top-links/visit-campus/
Annual events: https://www.oakland.edu/futurestudents/top-links/visit-campus/

Saginaw Valley State University
Register for a visit: http://www.svsu.edu/visit/
or Click Here for the SVSU Annual Events Page 

Wayne State University
Register for a visit: https://wayne.edu/visit/

Western Michigan Univesity
Register for a visit: https://wmich.edu/admissions/freshmen/visit