Updates & Information:

MAP+ Industrial Readiness Certificate Program

Macomb Community College is excited to announce the Michigan Apprenticeship Program Plus (MAP+) Industrial Readiness Program is returning this fall!

Students will learn the foundational skills needed for a skilled trades apprenticeship or similar opportunity in this FREE pre-apprenticeship training program. The program now features a path with related courses for a manufacturing OR construction career.

Successful students earn nine college credits and an Industrial Readiness Certificate upon program completion. A limited number of spots are available. The MAP+ Program application will be available soon. Fall 2022 classes are from August 22 to December 17.

Michigan Advanced Training Technician (MAT 2) Program

Michigan Advanced Technician Training Program (MAT2) is an innovative, industry-driven approach to education. This is an apprenticeship program where students alternate between classroom instruction and on-the-job training, gaining the necessary hands-on skills and real-world experiences for them to become a successful and productive member of the skilled workforce. *See below for virtual information sessions.

Construction Careers and Apprenticeship Opportunities


NCAA Eligibility Center High School Timeline

If you plan to play collegiate sports use this timeline to help guide you with the NCAA eligibility process. 



ABHS TRANSCRIPTS - How to Send Transcripts

Ordering Transcipts for College

External LinkParchment (Click Here)

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 out.


Scholarship Search Video

Attention:  Please be sure your senior fills out the Graduation Exit Form and return to Counseling prior to leaving ABHS.

Anchor Bay High School Graduation Requirements




Free Application for Federal Student AID (FASFA) Workshop  


Attention Seniors:  College-bound students and their parents/guardians can start submitting their Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) on October 1st, 2022.  The FAFSA is a prerequisite for college federal student loans, grants and work-study programs.  On that note, it may be required by colleges before they distribute their own institutional aid to students.  Go to https://studentaid.gov/h/apply-for-aid/fafsa to apply.  If you need assistance with the FAFSA, the Anchor Bay School District will be hosting our an annual FAFSA virtual workshop on October 20th at 6 p.m.  You can register in advance for this meeting at https://oakland-edu.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJUofuytrjMiEtDPNeMR_932n_mguZLRwJZ5 

Testing Sites


PSAT-SAT (CollegeBoard site for PSAT & SAT)

Attention Juniors:  SAT - Virtual Student Prep Workshop (click here)

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


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  

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

Register here to register for Laker Experience Day: October, 7 & October 15. 

Lake Superior State University
Register for a visit: http://www.lssu.edu/admissions/visit/

Lawrence Tech University
Register for a visit: https://www.ltu.edu/futurestudents/oncampusevents.asp

Macomb Community College
Calendar of Events: https://calendar.macomb.edu/?view=grid&search=y

Michigan State University

Register for a visit: https://admissions.msu.edu/visit/visit-options/default.aspx 

Virtual Webinar October 5 @ 6pm: Sign up here

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://oakland.edu/futurestudents/visit/

Saginaw Valley State University
Register for a visit: http://www.svsu.edu/visit/

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

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

Register for an Online Information Session

University of Michigan

Register for a visit: https://admissions.umich.edu/explore-visit/visit-campus

Register for a Virtual Informational Session


  • Sherry Kenward, Director of Student Services, ext. 1826
  • Paulette Woodside, Counseling Office Manager, ext. 2332
  • Lindsay Ahedo, Counselor (A-C) 648-2525 ext. 2338
  • Greg Fowler, Counselor (D-H) 648-2525 ext. 2336
  • Nick Champine Counselor (I-M) 648-2525 ext. 2334
  • Mary Reda, Counselor (N-So) 648-2525 ext. 2349 
  • Amy DiStefano, Teacher Consultant  ext. 2335
  • Kathy Shain, Teacher Consultant, ext. 2340
  • Andrea Smith, Social Worker, ext. 2355
  • Lindsey Somoski, Social Worker, ext. 2315
  • Remi Bloom, School Psychologist, Tuesday , x2315
  • Emily Markov, Speech-Language Pathologist
  • Jackie Reneau, Counseling Para, ext. 2333   ( 7am-11 am)
  • Pamela Merritt, Counseling Para ext. 2333    (11 am -3 pm)
  • Lindsay Korsan, CTE Para, ext. 2353