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Welcome to Herbison Woods
Vicky Milner, Principal
Herbison Woods School is dedicated to providing for the positive emotional, social, and academic growth of our students in a safe and respectful learning environment.

Office 668-3300   Attendance Line 668-3347

If you wish to enroll a new student over the summer, please contact 
our district registrar at 668-3017 or contact our Administrative Office at 668-3000.

First Day of School For 2016 - 2017
August 31, 2016

Herbison Woods Open House
Tuesday, August 30, 2016  4:30 to 5:30 pm
    6th Grade Band Parent Meeting 4 pm - Band Room (optional)

                                        ** NEW  For 2016 - 2017  **
                               Our Day Will Begin at 8:20 a.m.
                     First Bell 8:15 a.m.     Tardy Bell 8:20 a.m.
                        Students may enter the building at 8:10 a.m.
If students arrive after 8:20 a.m. they will need to obtain a tardy pass from the office to enter class.

                                      Dismissal 3:10 p.m.
                      Regular Half-Day Dismissal 11:17 a.m.

    Professional Development Early Release Dismissal 11:47 a.m.

    Professional Development Early Release Dates for 2016-2017:
Sept. 14     Oct. 12     Nov. 9     Dec. 14     Jan. 11     Feb. 8     Mar. 8     Apr. 19     May 10

DeWitt Public Schools will be utilizing early release dates to provide professional development time to our staff members during 
the 2016-17 school year.  DPS will be offering half day care on those days, for students who have pre-registered.  Please click on Latest News (upper left corner on this website) then click on Current Information, where you will find the Early Release Care Registration Form, the HW After School Club (DARA) Flyer, the Early Release Care Permission Form and the Early Release Child Information Form, all of which need to be completed to register for the Early Release Care program.  Completed registrations may be turned in to the Community Education office, located in the Junior High, or may be turned in to any elementary school office (HW, SCT, SRE, FECC).  Should you have any questions about Early Release Care, please contact the Community Education office at 668-3480.

HW Before School Club
The Herbison Woods Before School Club provides supervised activities for 5th and 6th grade students before school with a certified teacher.  The September HW Before School Club calendar/sign up form can be found by clicking on Latest News on the left, then finding B4 School Club and clicking on the September Calendar.  Please note that the first day for the HW Before School Club is September 6th.  Completed calendars may be turned in no later than September 1st to Mrs. Doepker directly or to the Community Education office, located in the Junior High.  Should you have any questions about the HW Before School Club please contact Mrs. Doepker at doepkerjes@dewittschools.net or contact the Community Education office at 668-3480.


Student Drop Off:  
Students may be dropped off no earlier than 7:55 a.m.  Our doors open for students to enter school at 8:10  a.m.  If you need to make arrangements for you child to be at school prior to 7:55 a.m., please consider enrolling your student in the Herbison Woods Before School Program; you will find details about the program by clicking on Latest News.


Herbison Woods Newsletters
 and information on the HW Before School Club can be found by clicking on Latest News on the left.

Contact information for our staff can be found by clicking on the Staff Directory Tab above.  You can search by name and/or building.

Click on the Contact Tab above for information on how to contact our school.  Or, call our main office at 517.668.3300.