DeWitt Middle School
560 Warren Rd
Ithaca NY 14850


Principal: Mac Knight

mac.knight@icsd.k12.ny.us


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

Chromebook Help Desk:

607-882-9555


DeWitt Middle School Hours:

8:55 am – 3:21 pm

(Doors open at 8:00 am)


News and Events

DeWitt PTA is Now on Facebook!

The DeWitt PTA is a moderated and closed group. Follow this link to request to join the group. https://www.facebook.com/groups/126299168133810/


Stay Informed, Join The DeWitt PTA Listserv!

To join, click on the link, dewittpta-subscribe@yahoogroups.com, 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.


Fall Modified Sports Registration Deadline

Sunday, August 19 
Register on line through FamlyID. The link and instructions can be found on the Ithaca City School District website, Athletic page



Fall Modified Sport Begin:
Football: August 20
Cross Country, August 27
Soccer: September 6
Girls Volleyball: September 6
Girls Tennis: September 6

Check the ICSD Website for times and locations


First Day of School for 6th Graders and New Students  
Wednesday, September 5
Doors open at 8:00, the school day begins at 8:55.

If you have questions about your child bus transportation, please call the Transportation Office at (607) 274-2128.


First Day of school for 7th and 8th Graders
Thursday, September 6
Doors Open at 8:00, the school day begins at 8:55


First PTA Meeting
Monday, September 10
6:30pm in the Music Room
Come meet Mac Knight, our school principal! Our Family Liaison, Penny Boynton, will also be there to discuss all of the clubs, supply closet and more!



DeWitt Family Picnic
Friday, September 14
6-8:00pm at DeWitt Middle school

Please bring a side dish or dessert to share. Hot dogs, "not" dogs and water will be provided. Bring a ball or frisbee for the kids to play.



New School Lunch Prices

All school lunches in the district will increase by 5 cents. Despite these changes, breakfast prices in the ICSD will remain at the same rate as last year and the price of reduced meals will remain at 25 cents. The new meal prices are below.

  • Elementary school: $1.55 breakfast, $2.65 lunch
  • Middle school: $1.80 breakfast, $2.90 lunch
  • High school: $2.05 breakfast, $3.15 lunch
  • All Schools: $.75 Milk

View the ICSD press release for more information concerning the price increase. If you need assistance, you can down load a Free and Reduced Lunch Application at www.ithacacityschools.org/tfiles/folder228/2017-18%20FRL%20App.pdf


Don't Forget to Fill Out Your Child's ICSD Forms!
Forms are Due September 20

The 2018 Chromebook Permission Form, Media Release Form and Free and Reduced Lunch Forms can all be found in the September/October Newsletter (see the link on the left). They will be posted on the forms page on this website  soon. Please complete the forms and return them to DeWitt Middle School by September 20.