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.
PDF DocumentEarly Childhood Standards of Quality

                   PRESCHOOL OPEN HOUSE

                                 Thursday, March 2, 2023

                                            6:15 - 7:30 P.M.

                                                           

                                   Early Childhood Center, 52680 Washington St., New Baltimore, MI  48047

                                                     

                                                         

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.  

External Linkhttps://absd.reg.eleyo.com/
PDF DocumentFamily Social History Form and Child Observation Form
PDF DocumentConcussion Awareness
PDF DocumentHealth Appraisal Form.pdf

PDF DocumentNotification of licensing regulations.pdf


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.

PDF DocumentClick here for more information

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.


 

Pre-School Virtual Open House

Please click the links below to get a "virtual open house" of our classrooms!

Parent Handbooks

Please read our Parent Handbooks to learn more rates, hours, and other importation information:

PDF DocumentSAC Parent Handbook 2022-23.pdf

PDF DocumentABECC Parent Handbook 2022-2023.pdf

 

 

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. 

External Link https://absd.reg.eleyo.com

When you register you must select  the days and timesBefore and after school program - sacc (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
 

Upcoming Events

February 17 - February 20
No School – Mid-Winter Break
No School – Mid-Winter Break
Date: Feb 17 - Feb 20
Calendar: Early Childhood Academy Calendar
February 22
Board of Education - Regular Meeting
7:00 PM
MacDonald Elementary
Board of Education - Regular Meeting
Date: Feb 22
Time: 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Location: MacDonald Elementary
Calendar: Early Childhood Academy Calendar
March 18
Board of Education - Workshop
Board of Education - Workshop
Date: Mar 18
Calendar: Early Childhood Academy Calendar
March 22
Board of Education - Regular Meeting
7:00 PM
Board of Education - Regular Meeting
Date: Mar 22
Time: 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Calendar: Early Childhood Academy Calendar
April 3 - April 7
No School - Spring Break
No School - Spring Break
Date: Apr 3 - Apr 7
Calendar: Early Childhood Academy Calendar
April 26
Board of Education - Regular Meeting
7:00 PM
MacDonald Elementary
Board of Education - Regular Meeting
Date: Apr 26
Time: 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Location: MacDonald Elementary
Calendar: Early Childhood Academy Calendar
May 2
Professional Development Day – No Students in Attendance
Professional Development Day – No Students in Attendance
Date: May 2
Calendar: Early Childhood Academy Calendar

Contact Us

Early Childhood Center

52680 Washington St
New Baltimore, MI 48047
Phone: (586) 716-7862

Supervisor

Carol O'Shea
Supervisor

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Secondary Exam Schedule & Half Days Due to Snow Day

Secondary Exams for 3rd & 4th hours will be held Friday, January 27th. All schools will have a half day.

Monday, January 30th, will be a A HALF DAY FOR ALL SCHOOLS, middle and high schools will have 5th & 6th hour exams. 

2023-24 Enrollment will Start February 16th!

special reminder

Excited to join the Anchor Bay family? We are excited to have you!!!
Our enrollment window for new students for the 2023-24 School Year will begin on February 16th. 

More information and links for the online enrollment system will be posted on this date 

Second Semester School of Choice Information

Schools of Choice will be open for 2nd semester as follows:

Thank you Voters!

thank youThank you voters for making it a new day in the Bay!

Approval of the bond proposal will improve student safety and security, enhance the K-12 educational program, address aging infrastructures, correct geographical concerns, increase building efficiency, and protect the community's investment in its schools.

In the coming months, we will keep the community informed as we move forward with the bond proposal projects.

Thank you to all the parents, students, staff, and other members of the community who helped us inform people about the bond proposal.

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