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DeWitt Middle School

Dewitt Middle School

Mac Knight, Principal
Donna Lucy-Lender, Associate Principal

560 Warren Road
Ithaca, NY 14850
Main Office: (607) 257-3222
Fax: (607) 266-3502

9:00 AM – 3:20 PM
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School News
DeWitt Orchestra Performs Livin' On A Prayer DeWitt Orchestra Performs Livin' On A Prayer: more >>
DeWitt Seventh-Graders Celebrate Pi Day DeWitt Seventh-Graders Celebrate Pi Day: On March 14 (3.14), seventh-grade students and teachers from DeWitt Middle School participated in a variety of learning activities in celebration of Pi Day.   Math teachers Jennifer Lory-Moran and Elizabeth Ballistrea planned a fun day for students to explore what the mathematical constant pi is and how it’s used. The students learned some of the vocabulary and history associated with pi; observed how pi was used as the constant of proportionality for calculating the circumference ... more >>
March 2019 Commendations March 2019 Commendations: On March 12, the ICSD Board of Education and Superintendent Brown recognized the extraordinary achievements of students and staff at the second Commendation Ceremony of the school year. The purpose of the ceremonies is to celebrate the success of Team ICSD members who go above and beyond in the arts, athletics, and the community. Special recognition is also paid to individuals who embody one or more of the tenets of the ICSD’s Culture of Love : honest, caring, forgiving, trusting, ... more >>
Virtual Reality in the ICSD Virtual Reality in the ICSD: The recent deployment of virtual reality (VR) technology throughout the Ithaca City School District has engaged students in a whole new way. Through educational VR programs, students can experience interactive lessons on topics like landforms, anatomy, and outer space. Teachers are being introduced to VR programs and encouraged to find ways to implement it in their lessons. At the secondary level, students are given opportunities to test out the technology, and some are even learning to ... more >>
Meet the ICSD's New Health and Wellness Coordinator Meet the ICSD's New Health and Wellness Coordinator: Kari Burke, Coordinator of Health Services and Wellness As the ICSD’s new Coordinator of Health Services and Wellness, Kari Burke hopes to expand the department’s focus on overall wellness for students and the larger district community. Burke, a native of the Syracuse area with a background in public health, began working with the district in January. In her role, she’ll oversee school nurses, medical management and support for students, and health and safety ... more >>

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Math Changes

Next fall, we will begin to make changes to our middle school math programming. Click here for more information and FAQs

Congrats Track & Field Teams!

Congratulations to the modified girls and boys track & field teams for a successful season. At the Divisional meet on May 20, the boys placed 2nd and the girls took 1st place. And at the Snapple Invite in Horseheads on May 28, both teams finished in first place!

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Ithaca City School District
Dr. Luvelle Brown, Superintendent
400 Lake Street
Ithaca, NY 14850
(607) 274-2101