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About the School

As a school community, we support students to reach their fullest potential. We strive for all students to engage in meaningful learning, think creatively, and apply what they learn to their everyday lives.

Mission Statement

We work collaboratively and innovatively to provide a learning environment for our students that:

- is safe

- is full of high-quality learning experiences

- helps students grow academically, 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.  Students eat lunch before 4th period (Lunch A) or after 4th period (Lunch B).  This is the daily schedule for our school: