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

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, 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.


2017 Open House Survey

Please Help DeWitt Middle School Plan For Next Year's Open House By Completing This Short Survey.

https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeH7_pOwdmOUeIhWGMShMigb0BZ77OIioZ7ERNrLR7mwvlPpQ/viewform


If you have trouble with the survey link, please down load this PDF copy of the survey and send it to school with your child.


Professional Learning Community Day
Friday, October 27
No school for students


Veterans Day Recess
Friday, November 10
No school


International Night
Thursday, November 16
6:00 pm

More information to come!


8th Grade Career Day
Friday, December 1

More information to come!


Winter Band Concert
Wednesday, December 6
7:00 pm 
Kulp Auditorium (Ithaca High School)

Please see the Music page for concert dress information.


Winter Chorus Concert
Wednesday, December 20
7:00 pm
Kulp Auditorium (Ithaca High School)

Please see the Music page for concert dress information.


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: $1.50 breakfast, $2.60 lunch
  • Middle school: $1.75 breakfast, $2.85 lunch
  • High school: $2.00 breakfast, $3.10 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


New State Immunization Requirements for 6th & 7th Graders
Students without these vaccines will be excluded from school per NYS law.
All 6th graders must have a Tdap vaccine and 2 Varicella vaccines to start 6th grade per NYS
All 7th graders must have a Menactra or equal vaccine and 2 Varicella vaccines per NYS

Click here to view a complete list of immunization requirements for for all students.

If you have any questions please contact the DeWitt Middle School Nurse.


Don't Forget to Fill Out Your Child's ICSD Forms!

The 2017 Chromebook Permission Form, Media Release Form and Free and Reduced Lunch Forms can all be found on the Forms page. Please complete the forms and return them to DeWitt Middle School.