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Northeast Announcements

Wednesday, May 24, 2023


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Service:  Giving on one’s time and energies to help others

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Monday: Reese Shepard, Ainsley Laverty

Tuesday: Brandon Chesney, Silver Shelby, Delaney Fee, Leonnah Smith

Wednesday: Traedan Cruz, Nevaeh Roush, Kylie Blaine, Gabriel Pomeroy

Thursday: Drew Packer, Aiden Hendrickson, Theadora Von Matt

Friday: Kennedy Emeott, Hunter Geisenhaver, Reid Plaxton, Jaclyn Brown, Joslyn Brown, Logan Mater-Agnew

Saturday: Jeremy Pizzi

Sunday: Adrianus Stewart, Robert Schulz, Ryder Guerra,

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VFF: Wednesdays, 3:00-3:30, Rm. 170 (Volmering)

Broadway Club: Fridays, 3:00 - 3:30, 274 (Brewer)

Computer Club: Thursdays, 6th grade lunch, 168 (Swanson)

STEM: Wednesdays 3:00 - 3:45, 261 (Lenon)

Stranger Things: Fridays 3:00 - 3:30, 273 (Rezmer)

P2P: Thursdays 3:00 - 3:30 (Murphy)

History Club:  Tuesdays 3:00 - 3:30 213 (Kalinowski) Club: Thursdays 3:00 - 3:30 275 (Ash)

Space and Flight Club:  Tuesdays 3:00 - 4:00 270 (McKane)

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Attention Students that Rides a Bus Home

For today only!  Two bus routes will be using different buses to get students home today.  Bus 17 students will ride bus 44 and bus 18 students will ride bus 41.  


Track News

The NE track and field team has had a busy past two nights! Monday night, the boys took first at the Bay City Western Invitational. The girls' team took second place overall. The girls 4x800 of Reece Shepard, Khloe Ehre, Annika Feist, and Kennedy Emeott ran a time of 10:20, breaking the school record! 


Last night, both the girls' and boys' teams achieved 1st place at the regional meet! This is a huge accomplishment and a testament to the athletes' hard work throughout the season. For the boys, L.J. Gallihugh took first in both the 100 and 70-meter dash. Aiden Honson took second place in the 200 and 400-meter dash. The 4x200 m relay of D.J. Haynes, Cameron Randall, Ethan Butler, and Josh Clever took 2nd place with a time of 1:44. For the girls, Bella Kroll took 2nd in the 800 m dash and 3rd in the 1 mile. Kaitlyn Berg took 2nd place in the 2 mile. The girls' 4x400 team of Annika Feist, Hannah Murtha, Kaiya Mahabir, and Bella Kroll took 1st place! 


An announcement for all track athletes: The end-of-the-year party will be held at the track at 3 pm today. Please bring your uniforms out to the track.


Broadway Club Fun Facts Day 3:  

Did you know Lin Manuel Miranda, the creator of Hamilton, also wrote the music for Moana and Encanto?  Our NE Hamilton club sent letters and was recognized by Lin Manuel twice when we received both a note and a video clip from this amazing composer!  Come to our final ever meeting on Friday and check them out.  Hope to see you there! 


8th graders interested in trying out for the MHS Sideline Cheer Team

Tryouts will be held in the MHS Girls Loft from 4-6 PM on Monday, June 5, Tuesday, June 6, & Wednesday, June 7. A sign up sheet, tryout information, and permission slip are in the Northeast main office. No experience necessary! Any questions, please contact Coach J at


Midland Youth Law Enforcement Academy (read Tuesdays)

The Midland Youth Law Enforcement Academy will run from July 31st through August 4th and it is open to students 13 - 15 years of age.  This is a great opportunity to learn more about Criminal Justice and visit facilities that you would not normally be able to see. For more information, check your announcement email to find a link or see Officer Hawkins.


Attention all students:

Locker room cleanouts are happening this week.  Please empty out all lockers in the locker rooms and take your locks with you.  Anything left in the locker rooms by this Friday (5/26) will be taken to Goodwill and locks will be cut off the lockers. Any questions please see Coach Merchant or Coach Griff.


Attention all 8th Grade Students

TODAY is the 8th grade recognition program and all 8th grade students are included. Each student will be assigned a number and that number will be used to help students line up in alphabetical order before entering into the gym.  To find out what your number is, check the large window in the office.   


Attention 8th grade boys going to Dow High and playing soccer (read on Wednesdays)

There will be an informative meeting for all players planning to try out for boys soccer, for the Fall ‘23 season. The meeting will be Wednesday, May 31st from 3:30-4:30 in the media center at Dow High and will cover summer training programs, tryout dates, expectations of players trying out in the fall, and fall tryout requirements. If you are unable to attend check the announcements for additional details,  (Do not read - Additional details - For those players unable to attend, please email the program with the following information: Player name, phone, best email contact, and incoming grade to Drew Emrich, H.H. Dow High School, Varsity Boys Soccer, Head Coach)


Media Center News

Roses are red, 

Violets are blue, 

The library is closed 

And all books are due.


Yes, that's right, the Media Center is closed for the year and all books are due overdue.  Sad, I know. If you still have a book checked out, please return it to the Media Center ASAP.


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Wednesday, May 31 - Track & Field - Mega Star @ Shepherd High School 4:30*

* qualify only


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Incoming 6th Grade Orientation

There will be an informal meeting for incoming 6th grade students on Tuesday, May 30th from 5:00 - 5:45. This is geared toward students who will be able to tour the building and ask questions. 


Yearbook News

Did you miss out on getting a Northeast yearbook? We have put in an order for more! Don’t wait! Please bring $32 (cash or check to Northeast) to Mrs. McPeak in room 262. Your name will be put on the list and you will receive your book in 4 weeks.  


Last day procedures

On the last day of school, the front and rear parking lots will be barricaded, and monitored by staff, for the purpose of allowing ONLY BUSSES in the drop off/pick up area.  Students are asked to leave school property immediately following dismissal at 11:15 on Thursday, June 1st.  Parents should plan to pick-up their student(s) at the road, or at another predetermined location.  Students will not be allowed to return to the building after school is dismissed on Thursday.  If there are any forgotten items, or materials to return to the school, this should take place the next day during regular office hours (8:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.).

  • If students bring a lunch, please use a brown paper sack

  • No other bags etc. will be allowed on the last day unless absolutely unavoidable/necessary.  If a bag is absolutely necessary, label it with the student name and 6th hour classroom number.  All bags will be collected at the entrances to the building in the morning.  These items will be stored in the office and delivered to sixth hour classrooms at the end of the day.

  • 6th hour teachers will escort students out of the building at the conclusion of the day.  Students are not allowed to re-enter the building until the following day to take care of lost/forgotten materials. 

  • 6th grade students will be escorted out about 10 minutes early, at approximately 11:05 a.m.


Report Absences Through ParentVue

Parents/Guardians can now use ParentVue to submit attendance. Once logged in, choose ‘Attendance’ then ‘Report Absences’.  This is the new preferred method for families to report absences.  If you have a legal or medical document, please bring it to the office staff upon your students return.  If needed, parents/Guardians can still call to report an absence via our attendance line (989-923-5778).


Sporting Event Fees

If you are planning to attend a sporting event held at Northeast, the fees are as follows:

Students $2

Adults $4

Seniors 65+ $2

6 and under Free


Homework Requests

If your student is out and needs to know what homework they have, have them go to their Canvas page.  Teachers all put assignments out there.  Through canvas students can also easily message their teachers with questions or concerns.  If your student’s chromebook is at school, call the office and we will get it from their locker and have it waiting in the office for you to pick up.  


Important Times to Know

Doors open for breakfast - 7:15

Doors open for general entry - 7:55

Class starts - 8:05

School ends - 2:50


1st Hour 8:05 - 9:09

2nd Hour 9:14 - 10:08

3rd Hour 10:13 - 11:07

4th Hour 11:12 - 12:50

7th grade lunch - 11:07 – 11:42

6th grade lunch - 11:42 – 12:17

8th grade lunch - 12:17 – 12:52

5th Hour 12:57 - 1:51

6th Hour 1:56 - 2:50


Daily Announcements - did you know?

  • Announcements are read to students daily at the start of third hour  

  • An email copy is sent to student school email accounts daily

  • On the first day of the school week parents emails are sent announcements 

  • The Northeast school web page announcement section is updated daily (usually by 11:00). To access, go to, then choose Northeast from the Schools dropdown menu.  Click on the menu again and choose Building Announcements.


Morning Drop-Off

If you drop your child off at the back area near the cafeteria please remember the following:

  • The left lane is a moving lane. Do not stop and drop off your student while in the left lane. 

  • The right lane is the drop-off lane.  Pull over and stop and let your student out.  Please DO NOT park and exit your vehicle in this lane.  The area needs to be reserved for drop-offs.  If you need to enter the building, please use one of the parking spaces along the tennis courts, between Northeast and Plymouth, or at the front of the building. 


Office Drop Offs

As always, please encourage your students to have everything they need before leaving for school each day. If they do forget something feel free to drop it off in the office.  If your student contacts you and asks you to bring an item, please let them know you will bring it and that they should check the office between classes or before lunch.  The office does not call classrooms for forgotten items, but will email your student's teachers if needed. This could result in a delivery delay. 


Box Tops for Education

Northeast participates in the Box Tops for Education program.  If you’d like to help us earn, please:

  • download the Box Tops for Education app

  • choose Northeast as your school

  • scan (photograph) your receipts each time you shop

It is really easy to do.  Thank you for your participation.


Reminders of Upcoming Dates 


24th - 8th Grade Recognition Assembly - All 8th Grade Students 1:30

25th - Northeast Band Concert @ Central Auditorium 6:00

29th - No School - Memorial Day

29th - Band Memorial Day Parade


1st - ½ Day - Teacher Records - Last Day of School