Middle School South - Home of the Pirates!

Upcoming Events

*****IMPORTANT DATES TO START THE 2017-18 SCHOOL YEAR*****


Stay informed of upcoming events at MSS by joining your child's grade level Remind 101.  Directions are available under the DOCUMENTS tab on the left side of the page.   
 
All student pictures will be taken on August 24th, 6th-8th Grade.  

                      *9:30 - 2:00 and 4:00 - 6:00  All School Pictures Will Also Be Taken At This Time
                     *Lifetouch Picture Form is located under DOCUMENTS on the left side. 
                     *6th Grade students will take their pictures during orientation.  If they are not attending the morning orientation, they can come in the evening or do picture retakes at a later time.  


The MSS Office will be open Aug. 14th, 2017 from 8am-4pm M-F
 
8/23 & 24   Pirate Pride - Incoming 6th Grade Transition Program  8:30am - 11:30am (Snacks and water will be provided)
 
  • PDF DocumentPirate Pride Orientation Form 2017-18
  • Registration can also be done online on Mr. Latona's website listed directly below.  
  • ​BUS TIMES LISTED BELOW

    Middle School South Summer Transition 2017
    Date: Wed 8-23 & Thurs 8-24
    Times: 8:30-11:30

    • Bus 71 Pick-up & Drop off times for both days
      Lottie Pick-up 7:55, Drop off 11:50
      Sugarbush Pick-up 8:05, Drop off 11:35
      Naldrett Pick-up 8:15, Drop off 11:40
      Arrive at Middle School South 8:25

    • Bus 70 Pick-up & Drop off times for both days
      Maconce Pick-up 7:35, Dropoff 11:45
      B Park ** Pick-up 7:40, Dropoff 11:40
      Americana Clubhouse Pick-up 7:50, Dropoff 11:55
      MacDonald Pick-up 7:55, Dropoff 12:00
      Millstone Mail box Pick-up 8:00, Dropoff 12:05
      Arrive at Middle School South 8:25
              

8/24           Schedule Pick-Up & School Pictures

                     *9:30 - 2:00 and 4:00 - 6:00  School Pictures Will Also Be Taken At This Time
                     *Lifetouch Picture Form is located under DOCUMENTS on the left side. 

9/5             First Day of School - Half Day - 7:55 - 11:25

                    ****Sports Information - 2017-18 School Year****

  • ALL SPORTS PHYSICALS MUST BE DATED AFTER APRIL 15TH, 2017 and TURNED IN TO THE OFFICE BEFORE STUDENT ATHLETES CAN COMPETE IN PRACTICES and/or GAMES.
  • 8th Grade Football practice starts on Wednesday, 9/6 @ 3pm-5pm M-F.  Games will be on Tuesday's.  Schedule TBA - Please see the athletics link for more info.   
  • Cross Country practice starts on Wednesday, 9/6 from 3pm-4pm M-F. 
  • Volleyball tryouts - Wednesday-Friday, 9/6-9/8 @ 3pm-5pm.

9/6             Full Day of School 7:55am - 2:52pm

9/14            Curriculum Night / Schedule walk-thru @ 6:15pm.  Parent Meeting &                            Cyber Safety beforehand starting @ 5pm in the auditorium.  

10/18          Parent-Teacher Conferences, 5pm-7pm

10/19          Parent-Teacher Conferences, 1pm-3pm & 5pm-7pm

Mr. Latona's Website

**Please visit my Weebly Website for specific grade level information and ways to register for volunteering opportunities.  

Go South! 
Mr. Latona

MIDDLE SCHOOL SOUTH POINTS OF PRIDE

Mission Statement

The mission of Anchor Bay Middle School South is to meet the needs of the students in becoming productive members of society and lifelong, enthusiastic learners.


2017-2018 NEW SCHOOL YEAR

Click the link for start date, schedule pickup, Pirate Pride, general school information and more.   PDF DocumentNew School Year Newsletter


2017-2018 YEARBOOK FORM

A yearbook is not provided by LifeTouch, the company we use for school pictures.  If your child would like a yearbook it must be ordered from Jostens.  Use this link for additional information and yearbook form.  PDF Document2017-2018 Yearbook Form


2017 - 2018 SCHEDULING FORMS

Our link will provide you with a copy of the 2017-2018 Course Guide as well as scheduling forms. Students enrolled in Anchor Bay Schools for 5th, 6th or 7th grade during 2016-2017 have already completed their scheduling form. PDF Document2017-2018 Schedule Forms & Info  


ANCHOR BAY SCHOOLS DESIGNER BOOT CAMP - June 20

This program give students who are in 5th-8th grade an opportunity to experience two elective classes offered at our high school.  Please click the link for complete information.
PDF DocumentSummer Boot Camp


SUMMER ENRICHMENT PROGRAMS

Summer classes being offered to middle school students are Math Launch to Success and Pathway to Reading/Writing Success.  Please click the link for more information. registration form and emergency card.  PDF DocumentSummer Enrichment Programs


Information for 8th Graders
External LinkFreshman Transition Form for 8th Grade

School Calendars

Important Dates

PDF Document2017-2018 Important Dates

Spotlights

Box Tops At Middle School South, we collect Box Tops For Education every month to help support our Choir and Life Skills programs. Each Box Top is worth 10 cents and can be found on the following products: Betty Crocker, Fiber One, Nestle, Cheerios, Chex, Green Giant, Pillsbury, Hamburger Helper, Yoplait, Huggies, Scott, Cottonelle, Nature Valley, Hefty, Ziploc and many more! Students can turn the Box Tops in to their first hour teacher and the class who collects the most each month wins a special breakfast treat!
If you would like to report a bullying incident you can call OK2SAY at (855) 565-2729.  OK2SAY is not an emergency reporting system.  Dial 911 for emergency situations!  Information submitted to OK2SAY is CONFIDENTIAL , so your identity is safe.  Tips may be submitted 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
OK2Say If you would like to report a bullying incident you can call OK2SAY at (855) 565-2729. OK2SAY is not an emergency reporting system. Dial 911 for emergency situations! Information submitted to OK2SAY is CONFIDENTIAL , so your identity is safe. Tips may be submitted 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
Peer Mediation Peer Mediation is a conflict resolution program in which trained student mediators help peers resolve interpersonal conflicts. Peer Mediation is voluntary, confidential and proven to be one of the most effective approaches to solving student disputes. It is monitored by a counselor or social worker. Students needing peer mediation may sign up in the counseling office.

Contact Us

Middle School South

48650 Sugarbush
New Baltimore, MI 48047
Phone: (586) 949-4510
Fax: (586) 949-4739
Phil Latona
Principal
Jay Seletsky
Assistant Principal
Michele Allen
Office Manager
Nicole Nestle
Para

Counseling

Counselor - Brittany McGinnis
Counseling Para - 

School Times

Standard Day: 7:55AM—2:52PM
Half Day: 7:55AM—11:25AM

Staff Listing

PDF DocumentStaff Email & VM

Documents

Athletics

District Solo & Ensemble Festival

On February 25th Anchor Bay South Vocal Students particpated in District 16 Solo & Ensemble.  They earned a Division I rating with a score of 29 out of 30.  They were definitely SOUTH STRONG!

South Students
South Students

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Honor Roll Breakfast

Students earning all A's and all A's and B's for both first and second quarter were invited to a celebratory breakfast of doughnuts, apple slices, juice and milk.  We congratulate all 228 of our students who met the honor roll requirements.