Enroll Your Child
To enroll in DeWitt Public Schools, you must reside within the district boundaries or be able to attend according to board policy.
The enrollment forms are listed below to print or you can pick up paperwork at the Board of Education office, located at 2957 W. Herbison Road, DeWitt MI 48820. The entrance is at the south end of the Middle School, Door #5. All students are enrolled at the Board of Education office.
The parent/guardian must provide the completed paperwork including the following, at the time of enrollment:
- Original Certified Birth Certificate with raised seal
- Two (2) proofs of Residency
- Immunization Record, up-to-date
Questions? Please contact the District Registrar at 517.668.3017.
2019-2020 Kindergarten & Young 5s Important Dates
If your child will be 5 years of age by September 1, 2019, and is a resident of the DeWitt school district, it’s time to enroll them for the 2019-20 school year! NOTE: Current 2018-19 Young 5s will graduate to Kindergarten, no need to pre-register/re-enroll.
PRE-REGISTER YOUR CHILD ONLINE This is pre-registration only, you must also submit all enrollment forms and required documentation for your student to be officially enrolled. NOTE: INDICATING INTEREST IN THE YOUNG 5s PROGRAM DOES NOT GUARANTEE PLACEMENT IN THE PROGRAM.
SUBMIT ENROLLMENT FORMS prior to Friday, April 12, 2019 Enrollment forms can be printed from the list below or packets are available at the Board of Education office, located at the south end of the Middle School (2957 W. Herbison Road). Offices are open Monday-Friday 8am-4:30pm.
APRIL 9, 2019 PARENT MEETING - 6:30pm at Schavey Road Elementary The Parent Information meeting will be a parents-only meeting for you to learn about the Young 5s program and Kindergarten, including curriculum. You can take a self-tour of the building, visit with Transportation, Food Service and the KIDS childcare program.
MAY 1 & 2, 2019 - YOUNG 5s ROUNDUP: Schedule a session when enrolling (4pm or 5pm)
MAY 14, 2019 - HEARING & VISION SCREENING APPOINTMENTS (9am-2pm) Hearing and vision screenings are required for all incoming Kindergarten and Young 5s students prior to the start of school. We will be offering free screenings, by appointment, at Schavey Road Elementary. If needed, please schedule when you turn in your enrollment paperwork.
MID-AUGUST – Teacher Placement letters mailed
DATE/TIME TBD (week of August 19th) - SCHAVEY ROAD ELEMENTARY OPEN HOUSE Families can tour the school and classroom, meet the teacher, see a school bus and play on the playground. Finalized Open House information will be included with the placement letter.
AUGUST 26 & AUGUST 27 – FIRST DAYS of SCHOOL, ½ days for all Young 5s and Kindergarteners.