About MacGregor Elementary

MacGregor Elementary School is one of eight elementary schools in the Bay City Public School District. MacGregor Elementary is located on the south-end of Bay City, Michigan. Bay City is near the Saginaw Bay at the juncture of two major freeways, US10 and I-75.

MacGregor applauds positive behavior and encourages their student to be S.T.A.R. students.Stay Safe-Take Responsibility-Act Positively-Respect All. This initiative is carried out by the entire staff, from teachers, lunch aids, bus drivers, secretaries, and janitorial staff. We reward students with STAR tickets and a number of positive rewards.

We have a number of new initiatives this school year:

  • STEAM Special (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Music)
  • Newly formed Robotics Club
  • NWEA Testing (3 times a year)
  • Skills Navigator to help children progress at their level
  • Data Folders for every child
  • The use of Number Talks and Manipulatives to improve math skills
  • An additional 12 minutes has been added to the instructional school day for 2017-18. ┬áThis time will be utilized as an intervention, specifically with a focus on story problem solving skills
  • Community Partnerships with the Baysail Appledore, Healthy Bodies- Healthy Minds, Boys and Girls Club to name a few
  • Reading and Math interventionists to assist struggling students