Carter Middle School

Ms. Amy Hendry, Principal

Courage Up Carter!!!

Learn how to deal with hardship, Courage Up, you are either the muscle or the dirt, you either take resistance and grow stronger or erode in the wind. Courage Up- no more excuses, no more justification, no blaming, no quitting. ~Chase Mielke



2015-2016 Carter Middle School Yearbooks

Time is running out, order your yearbook today. The last day you can purchase a yearbook is May 28th!!

Cost is $35 order at

You can also bring cash or money order in to Ms. Pekar in room 313

MSTEP Testing Begins: 6th Grade 4/28- 5/10 and 7th Grade 5/11- 5/27

Students remember to COURAGE UP and do your best on the MSTEP Test! You can use your own ear buds/ ear phones!

May Events

5/2- Track Meet @ SHHS- 4:05 p.m.
5/3- Bond Election (No School)
5/4- Track Meet @ WMHS- 4:05 p.m.
5/5- Extravaganza 3:00- 4:30 p.m. Students MUST stay until 4:30 p.m.
5/6- Half Day PLC/PD- Hours 0,1,2,3
5/9- Track Meet at Cousino- 4:05 p.m.
5/11- Ecology Club Meeting- Mrs. Depolo & Ms. Russell Rm. 207
5/12- Honor Roll Celebration
5/13- Ecology Club Field trip- Detroit Waste Water Treatment Plant
5/13- 8th Grade Henry Ford Field Trip- Cost $10.00 (see Mrs. West rm. 302 for more info)
5/9- Track Meet @ CHS- 4:05 p.m.
5/18 & 5/19- 8th Grade Visit to Cousino
5/18- Ecology Club Meeting- Mrs. Depolo & Ms. Russell Rm. 207
5/16- Track Meet @ Roseville HS- 4:15p.m.
5/19- Track Conference Meet @ SHHS- 4:05 p.m.
5/24- All A Celebration 6:00- 7:30 p.m.
6/3- Civil War Presentation @ Carter
6/8- Spring Band Concert @ PAC SHHS- 7 p.m.
6/15- 8th Grade Farewell @ Dave & Busters- 9:00 a.m.- 2:00 p.m.
6/16- Spanish World Cup @ Carter
6/17- Cedar Point Band Trip


When: Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday

Time: 3:00 - 3:50 pm

Where: Carter Media Center

Fee: None

Our certified, highly qualified core teachers will be available for:

  • Reviewing & Re-teaching Key Concepts
  • Study Skills
  • Prepare for Tests
  • Organizational Skills
  • Homework/Assignment Help

The computer lab will also be available.

Click here to view the flyer!

8th Grade Farewell: Dave & Busters

Click here for informational flyer!

Click here for Behavior contract!

When: Wednesday, 6/15/16

Time: 9:00 am - 1:00 pm

Cost: $30

Registration Deadline: 5/31/16

Chaperones Needed!

You MUST Register ONLINE!

You will need your student's school ID#

  • Click on Pay Online Icon (left side of screen)
  • Click on Carter Middle School
  • Click on 8th Grade Farewell

Carter Band News:

“Mayor Fouts’s 4.0 Ceremony.” This is truly a great opportunity to show the many talents and abilities of the Carter Symphonic Band students. Wednesday, May 4, 2016 at 7:30 p.m., in the Atrium of Warren City Hall located at [One City Square, Warren, Mi 48093].

Friday, May 6 through Sunday, May 8 2016, the Carter Symphonic Band students who signed up for the 2016 band trip will be in Chicago. While in Chicago, the students will be performing at the Museum of Science and Industry and visiting a number of great sights and locations in Chicago that include: the Shedd Aquarium, the Wendella River and Lake boat cruise, Millennium Park, the 360 Chicago experience, Navy Pier, Medieval Times, Giordano’s, Blue Man Group, Wrigley Field, Lincoln Park Zoo and the Magnificent Mile.

Carter Band students that are interested in going to Cedar Point (Friday, June 17, 2016) this year. The travel forms and ticket orders (Cost is $70 per person) are due by Monday, May 16, 2016. Tickets can be ordered online. Go to the Carter website: Choose the ‘Pay Online’ tab on the left side of the screen. Then, choose ‘Carter Middle School’ and then, choose ‘Band Cedar Point Trip.’ If you are unable to order online, please let Mr. Case know through an email ( or a phone call (586) 825-2620 ext.24109.

2016 Spring Concert at the Performing Arts Center (12901 15 Mile Rd, Sterling Heights, MI 48312) on Wednesday, June 8, 2016 at 7:00p.m. All bands (Jazz, 6th, 7th, 8th) will be performing at this concert.

Please take time to visit the Carter Bands website for information, band calendar and constant updates at

Go Cougar Bands!

Mr. Case