School of Choice
Information concerning the DeWitt Public Schools Schools of Choice Program can be found below.
Award-winning DeWitt Public Schools announced the following openings for the 2018-2019 School of Choice program:
Kindergarten - Limited Openings
1st Grade - Limited Openings
2nd Grade - Limited Openings
3rd Grade - Limited Openings
4th Grade - Limited Openings
5th Grade - Limited Openings
6th Grade - Limited Openings
7th Grade - Limited Openings
8th Grade - Limited Openings
9th - 12th Grade - Zero (0) Openings*
* The application window has closed for the 2018-2019 school year. School of Choice acceptance/wait list letters were mailed 6/19 and 6/20. The random drawing date will be in the afternoon of Thursday, May 31, if there are more student applications than openings in certain grade levels.
Applications will be available on this website or at the Board of Education Office from Wednesday, April 18 to Thursday, May 17, 2018 for nonresident students residing within the Clinton County Regional Education Service Agency (CCRESA) or nonresident students residing within a contiguous Intermediate School District of DeWitt Public Schools. The deadline for submitting applications is Thursday, May 17, 2018 at 4:00 PM. Siblings of schools of choice students admitted to the district may also attend DeWitt Public Schools. The district will not provide transportation. DeWitt Public Schools reserves the right to decline admission to students who have been suspended from another school district. If more students apply than what there are openings for, a random drawing will be held in the afternoon on May 31. For more information, call 517-668-3005.
*DeWitt High School does accept students on tuition. To qualify for admission under tuition, students must demonstrate a solid record of attendance, discipline, and academics. Students must also obtain a release from their resident district and pay the $1.00 tuition fee upon enrollment. Please call 517-668-3000 for more information.