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About the School

Vision 

As a school community, we value and celebrate the unique identity of each person.  We support the continuous growth of all students by providing opportunities for creativity, real-life application, problem-solving, and global thinking.  



Mission Statement

We work collaboratively and innovatively to provide a learning environment for our students that is emotionally and physically safe and full of high-quality learning experiences.  We will help students grow academically, physically, socially, and emotionally.


Positive School Climate Plan

Our school staff believes in developing positive relationships with all students and that creating a positive school climate is crucial to the success and growth of our students.  Therefore, we have created a positive school climate plan that outlines our goals and actions that we take throughout the year to achieve these goals.  



School Improvement

By reviewing our data and evaluating our processes our school has identified these three goals focused on the academic, social, and emotional growth of our students: 
1. All students at DeWitt Junior High School will improve their proficiency in Math.
2. All students at DeWitt Junior High School will improve their proficiency in Science.
3. All students at DeWitt Junior HIgh School will be safe and secure in a positive school climate.

Curriculum Information

At our school we offer a balanced curriculum of required classes and elective classes.  We offer courses in the areas of Science, Social Studies, Math, Language Arts, Music, Art, and others.  The curriculum guides and information about our courses can be found on our scheduling page.  

Daily School Schedule

DeWitt Junior High School has a 20-minute Seminar period to start the day and then six 56-minute class periods throughout the rest of the day.  This is the daily schedule for our school:


Grading

DeWitt Middle School uses a common grading scale to report grades through Infinite Campus.  Report cards can also be accessed through the Infinite Campus parent portal.  

Middle School Grading Scale