Thanks to funding from the Walters Family Foundation, Waterford.org is bringing its school-readiness program, Waterford Upstart, to 4-year-old children in Alpena, Alcona, Montmorency, and Presque Isle counties starting in January 2022 at no cost to families. For more information see the flyers attached. To sign up, parents can visit www.waterfordupstart.org/register or call 888-982-9898.
10 days ago, Helen Ann Cordes
Thanks to funding from the Walters Family Foundation, Waterford.org is bringing its school-readiness program, Waterford Upstart, to 4-year-old children in Alpena, Alcona, Montmorency, and Presque Isle counties starting in January 2022 at no cost to families. For more information see the flyers attached. To sign up, parents can visit www.waterfordupstart.org/register or call 888-982-9898.
Thanks to funding from the Walters Family Foundation, Waterford.org is bringing its school-readiness program, Waterford Upstart, to 4-year-old children in Alpena, Alcona, Montmorency, and Presque Isle counties starting in January 2022 at no cost to families. For more information see the flyers attached. To sign up, parents can visit www.waterfordupstart.org/register or call 888-982-9898.
The district has free COVID-19 two-pack rapid test boxes available for students. 1 box per student is available while supplies last. Please contact the Elementary or Middle/High School office by phone to arrange pick-up. Elementary Office: 989-736-8534 | Middle/High Office: 989-736-8146.
10 days ago, Helen Ann Cordes
The district has free COVID-19 two-pack rapid test boxes available for students. 1 box per student is available while supplies last. Please contact the Elementary or Middle/High School office by phone to arrange pick-up. Elementary Office: 989-736-8534 | Middle/High Office: 989-736-8146
Wrestling is canceled for tonight for youth and for high school we will reschedule at a later date
11 days ago, Jeff Dameworth
Interested in being a substitute at Alcona Community Schools? Visit Willsub.com to apply. #TigerPride #ApplyToday
11 days ago, Helen Ann Cordes
Interested in being a substitute at Alcona Community Schools? Visit Willsub.com to apply. #TigerPride #ApplyToday
We are excited to participate in the MI Backpack COVID-19 Home Tests pilot program. The purpose of this pilot program is to understand whether sending at-home COVID-19 test kids home with children and families is an effective way to lessen the spread of COVID-19. Families and staff interested in the program can take the pre-survey at: https://forms.office.com/pages/responsepage.aspx?id=h3D71Xc3rUKWaoku9HIl0ZGHyz3HKppAusICATcUVNlUQlVKWFYyVTRBUzNJOVgzRzUzNDFPRk03TCQlQCN0PWcu The MI Backpack Home Tests pilot program will provide free, at-home COVID-19 tests through schools. Participation in this program is optional.
13 days ago, Helen Ann Cordes
We are excited to participate in the MI Backpack COVID-19 Home Tests pilot program. The purpose of this pilot program is to understand whether sending at-home COVID-19 test kids home with children and families is an effective way to lessen the spread of COVID-19. Families and staff interested in the program can take the pre-survey at: https://forms.office.com/pages/responsepage.aspx?id=h3D71Xc3rUKWaoku9HIl0ZGHyz3HKppAusICATcUVNlUQlVKWFYyVTRBUzNJOVgzRzUzNDFPRk03TCQlQCN0PWcu The MI Backpack Home Tests pilot program will provide free, at-home COVID-19 tests through schools. Participation in this program is optional.
OK2SAY is a student safety program where anyone can report tips confidentially on criminal activities or potential harm directed at students, school employees, or schools. Tips can be submitted 24/7. Text 652729 (OK2SAY) to report a confidential tip. #StoptheSilence
14 days ago, Helen Ann Cordes
OK2SAY is a student safety program where anyone can report tips confidentially on criminal activities or potential harm directed at students, school employees, or schools. Tips can be submitted 24/7. Text 652729 (OK2SAY) to report a confidential tip. #StoptheSilence
OK2SAY is a student safety program where anyone can report tips confidentially on criminal activities or potential harm directed at students, school employees, or schools. Tips can be submitted 24/7. Text 652729 (OK2SAY) to report a confidential tip. #StoptheSilence
We are in need of substitute teachers and support staff at ACS. Please visit Willsub.com to apply. #TigerPride #ApplyToday
18 days ago, Helen Ann Cordes
We are in need of substitute teachers and support staff at ACS. Please visit Willsub.com to apply. #TigerPride #ApplyToday
I know we are in the thick of break, but it's always a good idea to get acclimated to athletics! When we return, here is the weekly agenda!
19 days ago, Chad Cole
Athletic Schedule Week of 1/3
Reminder: Free COVID-19 tests are available in the auditorium lobby today from 2 pm to 6 pm. We will distribute two tests per student while supplies last.
19 days ago, Dan O'Connor
Attention Dual Enrolled and Early College Students: Check out this ACC essay contest in honor of Martin Luther King, Jr. Win up to $500! Essays are due by January 3rd.
20 days ago, Helen Ann Cordes
Attention Dual Enrolled and Early College Students: Check out this ACC essay contest in honor of Martin Luther King, Jr. Win up to $500! Essays are due by January 3rd.
We are excited to participate in the MI Backpack COVID-19 Home Tests pilot program. The purpose of this pilot program is to understand whether sending at-home COVID-19 test kids home with children and families is an effective way to lessen the spread of COVID-19. Families and staff interested in the program can take the pre-survey at: https://forms.office.com/pages/responsepage.aspx?id=h3D71Xc3rUKWaoku9HIl0ZGHyz3HKppAusICATcUVNlUQlVKWFYyVTRBUzNJOVgzRzUzNDFPRk03TCQlQCN0PWcu The MI Backpack Home Tests pilot program will provide free, at-home COVID-19 tests through schools. Participation in this program is optional.
20 days ago, Helen Ann Cordes
We are excited to participate in the MI Backpack COVID-19 Home Tests pilot program. The purpose of this pilot program is to understand whether sending at-home COVID-19 test kids home with children and families is an effective way to lessen the spread of COVID-19. Families and staff interested in the program can take the pre-survey at: https://forms.office.com/pages/responsepage.aspx?id=h3D71Xc3rUKWaoku9HIl0ZGHyz3HKppAusICATcUVNlUQlVKWFYyVTRBUzNJOVgzRzUzNDFPRk03TCQlQCN0PWcu The MI Backpack Home Tests pilot program will provide free, at-home COVID-19 tests through schools. Participation in this program is optional.
The district is participating in a program offering free voluntary COVID-19 tests at home for families. We can offer two tests per student. The district will operate a drive-through pick-up option outside the auditorium entrance on 12/28 from 2 pm to 6 pm.
23 days ago, Dan O'Connor
A huge thank you to all the staff that made this possible!
25 days ago, Kasey Cordes
Thank You
Interested in being a substitute at Alcona Community Schools? Visit Willsub.com to apply. #TigerPride #ApplyToday
25 days ago, Helen Ann Cordes
Interested in being a substitute at Alcona Community Schools? Visit Willsub.com to apply. #TigerPride #ApplyToday
Parents and Cheer Athletes: Cheer practice will be cancelled until after break.
26 days ago, Chad Cole
Congratulations to our Students of the Week! Students are nominated by school staff and selected based on their dedication and commitment to the eight traits of an Alcona graduate: Balanced, Collaborative Communicators, Ethical, Innovators, Knowledgeable, Questioners, Reflective, and Respectful Citizens. #AlconaPride #TigerTuesday #StudentoftheWeek
26 days ago, Helen Ann Cordes
Congratulations to our Students of the Week! Students are nominated by school staff and selected based on their dedication and commitment to the eight traits of an Alcona graduate: Balanced, Collaborative Communicators, Ethical, Innovators, Knowledgeable, Questioners, Reflective, and Respectful Citizens. #AlconaPride #TigerTuesday #StudentoftheWeek
We are excited to participate in the MI Backpack COVID-19 Home Tests pilot program. The purpose of this pilot program is to understand whether sending at-home COVID-19 test kids home with children and families is an effective way to lessen the spread of COVID-19. Families and staff interested in the program can take the pre-survey at: https://forms.office.com/pages/responsepage.aspx?id=h3D71Xc3rUKWaoku9HIl0ZGHyz3HKppAusICATcUVNlUQlVKWFYyVTRBUzNJOVgzRzUzNDFPRk03TCQlQCN0PWcu The MI Backpack Home Tests pilot program will provide free, at-home COVID-19 tests through schools. Participation in this program is optional.
27 days ago, Helen Ann Cordes
We are excited to participate in the MI Backpack COVID-19 Home Tests pilot program. The purpose of this pilot program is to understand whether sending at-home COVID-19 test kids home with children and families is an effective way to lessen the spread of COVID-19. Families and staff interested in the program can take the pre-survey at: https://forms.office.com/pages/responsepage.aspx?id=h3D71Xc3rUKWaoku9HIl0ZGHyz3HKppAusICATcUVNlUQlVKWFYyVTRBUzNJOVgzRzUzNDFPRk03TCQlQCN0PWcu The MI Backpack Home Tests pilot program will provide free, at-home COVID-19 tests through schools. Participation in this program is optional.
Did you know Alcona Middle/High School has a Student Success Team? If you need help from our SST visit bit.ly/ACS-SST and to submit a confidential tip about criminal activity or school safety text 652729 (OK2SAY). #StoptheSilence
28 days ago, Helen Ann Cordes
Did you know Alcona Middle/High School has a Student Success Team? If you need help from our SST visit bit.ly/ACS-SST and to submit a confidential tip about criminal activity or school safety text 652729 (OK2SAY). #StoptheSilence
Did you know Alcona Middle/High School has a Student Success Team? If you need help from our SST visit bit.ly/ACS-SST and to submit a confidential tip about criminal activity or school safety text 652729 (OK2SAY). #StoptheSilence
Alcona Health Center is hiring for a School Based Behavioral Health Therapist at Alcona Elementary School. Help provide behavioral health services for student patients and their parents/guardians. For more information visit: https://www.alconahealthcenters.org/careers/
29 days ago, Helen Ann Cordes
Alcona Health Center is hiring for a School Based Behavioral Health Therapist at Alcona Elementary School. Help provide behavioral health services for student patients and their parents/guardians. For more information visit: https://www.alconahealthcenters.org/careers/
UPDATED: Parent Notice: The Northeast Michigan Community Youth Advisory Council is looking for feedback from high school students about their perceived needs in the community in order to guide the council in awarding grants. The following survey will be distributed to all students in **6th** through **12th** grades and is completely voluntary and anonymous. If you would like the survey to NOT be sent to your child, please email thomasc@alconaschools.net by 12 pm on December 17, 2021. To see the survey, go to: https://bit.ly/3scTF9l
about 1 month ago, Christie Thomas