DeWitt Middle School
560 Warren Rd
Ithaca NY 14850

Principal: Mac Knight

Phone: 607-257-3222
Fax: 607-266-3502
Attendance: 607-257-6571
Nurse: 607-266-3510
Transportation: 607-274-2128

Chromebook Help Desk:


DeWitt Middle School Hours:

8:55 am – 3:21 pm

(Doors open at 8:00 am)

News and Events

Join the PTA!

Studies have shown that parent involvement is critical to student success in middle school and high school. See the Forms page to download the membership form.

Stay Informed, Join The DeWitt PTA Listserv!

To join, click on the link,, and type "Please add me to the PTA listserv." in the subject line, mention your child's name and grade in the body, and the administrator will add your email address to our list.

FABG General Meeting
Monday, February 13
5:30 –7pm

We have rescheduled our FABG General Meeting for Monday, Feb. 13, from 5:30 - 7 pm at Kulp Lounge at IHS.
We will hear arts updates from David Brown and interim Fine Arts Director Steve Beamish, and also from music teacher Karla Notarianni and art teacher Ana Goldsmith.

We will also hear updates about the FABG budget, Play It Again, Ithaca, and other programs.
Refreshments will be served.

Spring Modified Sports Forms
February 13 — March 8

Forms for Modified Spring Forms can be found on the Ithaca City School District's website and on the Sports page. Your student can also pick up paper copies in the school nurse's office. New forms are needed for each sports season. More information can be found on page 4 of the DeWitt PTA Newsletter (see the link to the left.)

February Break — No School

Monday, February 20 — Friday February 24

Combined Schools Band Concert

Wednesday, March 1
Kulp Auditorium

This concert is combined with Ithaca High School and Boynton Middle School and is always a great event. Please mark your calendars with this date, more information to come soon. In the event there is a weather-related cancellation that day, the concert will be the following day.

19th Annual IPEI Adult Spelling Bee
Sunday, March 5​​​​​2:00pm
Ithaca High School, Wellness Center Gym

This year we are trying to get more participation from our schools—principals, teachers, and PTAs. We are hoping your school community will join this effort. Participation can include forming a spelling team or helping to sponsor a team, click here for more information.​​

Team registration and payment for teams and sponsorships can be completed securely online by accessing the following link: IPEI Spelling Bee. (Choose Spell to register and Sponsor to sponsor a team) Downloadable registration forms are also available here.​​

Team Entry Deadline: February 10
Sponsorship Deadline: February 6​​​

All the proceeds from the Spelling Bee support IPEI grants for teachers.​

Spring Sports Kick-Off Meeting
Sunday March 12
6 pm at the High School

Spring Modified Sports Begin
Monday, March 13