Early Release Information


Young 5- 4th Grade
DeWitt Public Schools will be utilizing early release days for the 2016-17 school year, to provide professional development for our staff.  We will also be offering childcare on these early release days to support our families.

All students in Young 5 through 4th grade can register for early release care, whether or not you currently use the KIDS before- and after- school programs.  Although the early release care will be run by the KIDS staff, it will be a separate program than our before- and after- school care.

To register for early release care:
  • Students currently registered for KIDS before- and after- school care can register through their monthly calendar.
  • Students only needing early release care will register using the Early Release Care Enrollment Packet(located at the right of this page)
  • Early Release Care Enrollments Packets, and the associated fee, can be turned in at Community Education, or after August 18th, at any elementary building.
  • The deadline to register for Early Release Care is September 7th
Other information:
  • Students will have access to purchase lunch or can pack their own.
  • Early Release Care Registration is for all 9 sessions.  In order to staff and prepare, families must register for all 9 sessions by September 7th.  There is no partial registration.


Grades 5th & 6th

DeWitt public Schools will be utilizing early release days for the 2016-17 school year to provide professional development for our staff.  DARA will be providing an early release After School Club for 5th & 6th graders at Herbison Woods.

All students in 5th & 6th grade can register for early release care, whether or not you currently use the KIDS before-and after- school programs.  This is a separate program than our before- and after- school care.

To register for the early release DARA after school club:
  • HW students currently registered for KIDS before- and after- school care will register through the monthly KIDS Registration calendar, but will not travel to Scott School on Early Release Days.
  • HW student only needing early release care will register using the Early Release Care Enrollment Packet(located at the right of this page)
  • Early Release Care Enrollment Packets, and the associated fee, can be turned in at Community Education, or after August 18th, at the Herbison Woods office.
  • The deadline to register for the early release DARA After School Club is September 7th.
Other Information:
  • Students will have access to purchase lunch or can pack their own.
  • The early release DARA After School Club Registration is for all 9 sessions.  In order to staff and prepare, families must register for all 9 sessions by September 7th. There is no partial registration.







Early Release Care Documents




Lunch Options

Your child may bring a lunch from home or purchase a Grab & Go lunch from our school food service.
Please indicate lunch choice to our staff no later than the Monday before the Early Release day.