Schools

Seth and Ridge Hornbeck. DES Open House
Kindergarten through 5th grade kicked off open house on Thursday, August 11th at the DeWitt Elementary School. Students enjoyed meeting their new...


PCCUA Faces and Places
Alta Lockley, 4-H Program Assistant at the University of Arkansas – Extension (UAEX) in DeWitt, attended college while working full-time.  She...


First Day Back at DHS
New Year. New Directions. New Faces. Monday, August 8th, brought the summer to a close for the faculty of the DeWitt School District as everyone...


First Baptist Church Hosts Second Annual Back to School Bash
The First Baptist Church of DeWitt hosted their Second Annual Back to School Bash on Sunday, August 7th, from 4:00-6:00 p.m. According to Heather...


Dragon Prayer Walk
If there is one thing that every inhabitant of Arkansas County knows, it is that the weather on a summer evening can change within the hour. Such...


DeWitt Elementary Approved to Receive Fresh Fruits and Vegetable...
Parents, if you hear your elementary students talking about eating kiwi, star fruit, pomegranate, rutabaga or kohlrabi, it is because The Arkansas Department of Education,...
Back to School Fun Day
The 10th Annual Back to School fun day was held on Saturday, August 6th at DeWitt Community Center. This event is hosted and created by Rev. Odessa...


Amstutz Participates at Master Principal Institute
Julie Amstutz, Principal at DeWitt Elementary School has participated and completed Phase 1 and Phase 2 of the Master Principal Institute and she has recently been accepted...
Stephanie Watkins and Kayla Bull in Chemistry Lab PCCUA Students Attend STEM Academy
Phillips Community College of the University of Arkansas held a STEM Academy on the Stuttgart Campus July 18-21 with ten students in attendance....


Students at Texas Southern University DeWitt PCCUA Holds Gear Up Summer Program
According to pccua.edu, GEAR UP (Gaining Early Awareness and Readiness for Undergraduate Programs) is a grant funded by the United States...


Jones Completes Leadership Academy
Alesha Jones is a 4th grade Math teacher and DES Leadership Team member. She completed a one-year long commitment to attend the Arkansas Leadership Academy’s Teacher Leader...
Changes of Employment for DeWitt School District for July
Resignations Samantha Foster - elementary counselor Lindsey Beaton - girl's track coach Jamie Cook - Pre-K para professional Hires Chris Clinton - Golf...
DeWitt Middle School Supply List 2016-2017
GRADE 6 A folder with Pockets will be needed for the Odyssey class (any color.) Because of limited locker space, the large 3-ring binders or zip-up binders are not...
Ranked among the top 25 best value community colleges, PCCUA has seen a 20 percent increase in enrollment for its first summer session due to several special summer promotions which are saving students hundreds of dollars in college tuition. (Marla Riddell photo) Summer Enrollment Up 20 Percent at PCCUA
    With college tuition on an upward climb in this region, students are turning to Phillips Community College of the University of Arkansas to...


SCHOOL SUPPLY LIST
GILLETT ELEMENTARY SUPPLY LIST KINDERGARTEN Crayons – Box of 12 #2 Pencils – 12 White Glue – 4 oz. Bottle Glue Sticks – 2 Fiskars Blunt Tip Scissors Folder with...