Early Childhood Center & School Age Childcare (SACC)
The Anchor Bay School district takes great pride in a curriculum that is both current and meets the state and national standards. Use the links below to our district curriculum for early childhood and our young fives and a reference for common early childhood terms. The Family Fundamentals is a pilot program the Michigan Department of Education developed to assist students in preparing for the next grade level. It includes many useful activities and information of how to assist your student.
Early Childhood Standards of Quality
2022 - 2023 Pre-School Registration
- Your child must be 3 by 9/1/22 for 3-yr-old traditional preschool
- Your child must be 4 by 9/1/22 for 4-yr-old traditional preschool
REGISTRATION WILL OPEN AT 10:00 A.M. ON MONDAY, MARCH 28, 2022. We have a new software program this year. When you register you will be put into a "wait room". You will receive an email telling you the registration is pending. You are not accepted into a program until you receive a confirmation email stating your registration is confirmed and a payment receipt. Please note your account must be up to date in order to register for next year.
Anchor Bay Offers Free Preschool Program
The Great Start Readiness Program or GSRP is a free preschool option for children who:
- Will be 4 years old on or before September 1, 2022
- Live in the Anchor Bay District, Macomb County, or St. Clair County
- Meet “At Risk Eligibility Factors” as determined by the Michigan Department of Education
- Full Day Classes are held Monday - Thursday
- Breakfast, lunch, and snacks are provided.
- Bus Transportation is available to Anchor Bay Families.
- GSRP follows “Creative Curriculum” - Anchor Bay Preschool Core Curriculum aligns with Kindergarten standard.
GSRP Application Forms - 2022-2023
Please call 586-716-7862 for more information. After reviewing your application you will be contacted for a meeting to discuss the program.
2022 - 2023 SACC Registration Information
**Currently we do have a waiting list for SACC at all schools.**
Registration for 2022/23 SACC will open on TUESDAY, AUGUST 2 at 11:00 a.m. - PLEASE NOTE all schools will have limited spaces available due to staffing. SACC is filled based on the order enrollments are received. You are NOT ENROLLED in SACC until you receive a confirmation email stating you are enrolled and your credit card is charged. Confirmation of the application is NOT acceptance into the program.
We are using a new system this year. You will need to create an account before you will be able to register. You can go to the website and create your account before August 2. You just cannot register for SACC until that day and time.
When you register you must select the days and times (AM/PM) your child will attend. You can choose a consistent schedule for every week or you can choose the days you need to your to attend (pick your day). If you pick your days and need to add more days at a later time they may not be available due to limited staffing. Once again there will be a minimum 1 hour charge for the morning and/or afternoon for every day you register for, unless your child is absent from school.
SACC is available before and after school on the first day of school! Students must be registered before they can be dropped off. PLEASE ALLOW UP TO 2 BUSINESS DAYS FOR REGISTRATIONS TO BE PROCESSED - due to limited enrollment drop in SACC is not available this year.
Printable Required Registration Paperwork for SACC
Anchor Bay News
Fall Community Newsletter with Bond Information
Letter From Superintendent about Incident Near Lottie Elementary
2022-23 Welcome Back Letter from Superintendent Jankowski