Herbison Woods News

August 25, 2023

Principal:  Alicia Ormsbee

School Address:  Pride Dr, DeWitt, MI 48820

Office Phone Number:  517-668-3300

Attendance Phone Number:  517-668-3347

Website:  https://hw.dewittschools.net/ 

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Upcoming Events:

August 28:  First Day of School 8:45-3:35

September 1 and 4:  No School—Labor Day Weekend

September 15:  No School for Students - Staff Professional Development Day

A Message from Mrs. Ormsbee

Greetings Herbison Woods Families!

The first day of school is right around the corner.  We can't wait to see your child and are excited to get the new school year started!

I am looking forward to starting the new school year next week!


Alicia Ormsbee


Learn About Herbison Woods

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Drop Off and Pick Up Procedures

Morning Drop Off Procedures:

Afternoon Pick Up Procedures:

Breakfast and Lunch

Lunch Menus can be found here:  https://dewittschools.nutrislice.com/

Breakfast and lunch is free this year for students.  All students can have one complete breakfast and one complete lunch per day.  The guidelines to receive free breakfast and/or lunch require a students to take items that meet the guidelines for a complete meal.  

Breakfast will be served in the cafeteria at Herbison Woods.

Option to Purchase Ala Carte Items:  In addition to free complete meals, extra entrees and ala carte items such as milk will be available for purchase if your student brings a meal from home. Students will need money in their accounts to do this.  There is a charge of $1.95 fee per $100, and .50 fee for multiple students with no transaction amt. cap to families who choose to use the online payment system.  Also, you can pay by E-Check for $1 fee per transaction with a $750 transaction cap. Also, there are deposit boxes located in all school buildings. 

Federal & State Funding Help:  DeWitt Public School District is excited to offer free breakfast and lunch to all students starting this new school year thanks to the Michigan Healthy School Meals Program! Even though meals will be provided for free, it's important for families to continue sharing household income information in order for our schools to receive full access to federal and state funding for educational programs that our students are entitled to.  Paper applications are available upon request.  Please contact Sandy Leach at leachsand@dewittschools.net or Marcy Updike at updikemar@dewittschools.netOnline applications can be completed at:  https://dewitt.familyportal.cloud.

Non-Instructional Assistant Positions Flyer

Recess and Lunch Supervisor Positions

If you are interested in supervising recess or lunch, we would love to have you join our team!

Please contact us at 517-668-3300.     http://jobs.dewittschools.net

Medication Information

In order for Herbison Woods Staff to administer medication to your child, you must: