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Anchor Bay School District

Vision:
Educational Excellence Together

Mission:
Empowering all students to succeed in an ever-changing world. 

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Inspiring, Challenging, & Empowering All Students to Succeed

We welcome you to Anchor Bay School District! Anchor Bay has a state of the art high school, two middle schools, seven elementary schools, two early childhood centers, and an alternative education program.

        


 

School Year Calendar

October 15
Half Day for High School Students (Conferences) – Full Day Elementary and Middle School
Half Day for High School Students (Conferences) – Full Day Elementary and Middle School
Date: Oct 15
Calendar: Anchor Bay School District
October 22
Half Day for Middle School Students (Conferences) – Full Day Elementary and High School
Half Day for Middle School Students (Conferences) – Full Day Elementary and High School
Date: Oct 22
Calendar: Anchor Bay School District
October 28
Board of Education Meeting
7:00 PM
TBD
Board of Education Meeting
Date: Oct 28
Time: 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Location: TBD
Calendar: Anchor Bay School District
November 3
Professional Development Day – No Students in Attendance
Professional Development Day – No Students in Attendance
Date: Nov 3
Calendar: Anchor Bay School District
November 6
End of First Marking Period All Students
End of First Marking Period All Students
Date: Nov 6
Calendar: Anchor Bay School District
Half Day for Elem. Students (PM Teacher Records Day) – Full Day Middle and High School
Half Day for Elem. Students (PM Teacher Records Day) – Full Day Middle and High School
Date: Nov 6
Calendar: Anchor Bay School District
November 13
Half Day Elementary Students (Conferences) – Full Day Middle and High School
Half Day Elementary Students (Conferences) – Full Day Middle and High School
Date: Nov 13
Calendar: Anchor Bay School District

District Information

Return to School Updates:
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Return to Learn Information, the Device Request Form, and other important information: 
External Link  COVID-19 website 

PDF DocumentFall SACC Information 


PDF DocumentAnchor Bay COVID-19 Preparedness and Response Plan

Anchor Bay Offers Three Options for Kindergarten-Age Students

PDF DocumentClick here for the printable flyer.

Kindergarten

  • A full-day program option
  • Children must be 5 years old by Sept. 1 of the school year in which they plan on attending Kindergarten.
  • Curriculum is based on the Michigan Standards for Kindergarten.

Half-Day Kindergarten

  • A half-day program option
  • Curriculum is based on the Michigan Standards for Kindergarten.
  • Students continue on to Kindergarten or 1st Grade the following year based on progress.

Young Fives - PDF DocumentClick here for more information about Young Fives

  • Young Fives is a full day program.
  • Designed for children turning 5 years old between June 1st and December 1st 
  • Gives children an extra year before attending Kindergarten
  • The Young Fives curriculum is based on the Michigan Standards for Kindergarten modified to meet the foundational academic, social/emotional, and developmental needs for younger children.
  • Students will enter Kindergarten the following school year.
  • Location is determined by enrollment.

External LinkSchools of Choice is open to all of these programs.

North Central Association Accredited Through accreditation and related services, NCA CASI continuously improves the quality of education and challenges education entities to prepare each and every learner for success. All Anchor Bay Schools are NCA Accredited.
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Substitute Bus Drivers Needed 25-30 hours per week average, starting at $13.50 per hour. Opportunity for full time positions. Join our team of dedicated professionals safely transporting Anchor Bay students! Call 725-4220 for more info

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SACC is Open

We will be offering SACC during the building closures this Fall.  Please see the attached flyer for all the details including the school locations, pricing and times.  If you have any questions please call the Early Childhood Center at 586/716-7862.

$14 Million “Homerun” for the Anchor Bay Community

“It’s an absolute home run for the district and an absolute home run for the taxpayers,” states Mr. Todd Rathbun, Anchor Bay Assistant Superintendent. The district was able to refund almost $96 million of bonds at a rate that will save taxpayers over $14 million.