Weekly Viking News

  • Over 40 parents attended the first PTA meeting of 2017-18 last night.  Renton PTA Council President, Michele Skinner helped with the process of nominating a new board.  Here is what the slate looks like:

        Gina Dahlman          President

        Guillermo Rivera      Vice President

         Gina Dalhman          Treasurer

         Cheryl Lamphere      Secretary

    The next PTA Meeting will be Tuesday, October 10th, 7:00pm in the library.  Please come and help get the new board off to a good start.



    Comments (-1)
  • Monday, Sept. 18th

    After School Activities:  Soccer Practice, Games Club, Leadership Club, these clubs and teams meet after school today starting at 2:45 and ending at 4:00pm.  All students who ride a bus to school are eligible to ride the activity bus. 

    Tuesday, Sept. 19th

    After School Activities: Soccer Practice and Yearbook.  Students who ride a bus to school are eligible to ride the activity bus.


    Wednesday, Sept. 20th

    No After School Activities.  Staff meeting day.

    PTSA Meeting, 7:00pm in the Library.  This meeting is the first of the new school year and there will be a election of officers.  Please come to find out how you can be a part of this great team!


    Thursday, Sept. 21st

    After School Activities.  Activity buses will run for students who get transportation to school.


    Friday, Sept. 22nd

    Late Start, 9:25am.  Please add 90 minutes to your student's regular pick up time if they ride the bus.





    Comments (-1)
  • Viking Business Daylocker

    The Dimmitt staff would like to thank all of the families and students for stopping by and picking up your schedules, transportation information, and just getting ready for a great school year! 

    Students who were unable to join us will be able to get their official schedule on the first day of school which is August 30th.  Every student will pick up a new schedule that day including those who got one at business day.

    We are all so excited to start the new school year.  Go Vikings!!!!

    smiling sun

    Comments (-1)
  • Welcome to Dimmitt  


    ATTENDANCE: 425-204-2810

    MAIN OFFICE: 425-204-2801

    NURSE : 425-204-2802

    TRANSPORTATION: 425-204-4455



    Please come with:

    • Proof of address ( utility bill, lease, proof of home owner insurance)
    • Immunization Record
    • Birth Certificate
    • Name of last school attended

    Bringing the items listed above will make the registration process go smoothly.  We are excited to welcome your student and family to your new school.  Please call if you have any questions about the registration.  425-204-2814.


    Comments (-1)
  • Dimmitt Vikings are looking for volunteers to help with arrival, dismissal and lunch supervision.  If you are interested please call the main office at 425-204-2801.

    • We would like to have volunteers in the morning from 7:15-7:55 am to help in the loading zones in the front and back of the building
    • Come join us for lunch and help with supervision - 11:00- 12:30 in the Viking Dining Hall!
    • Help the students navigate dismissal by being present in the front parking lot, bus loading zone or the halls.
    • Volunteers must have a current Washington State Patrol Clearance Form.  This can be obtained online or come into the main office for a application.
    Comments (-1)

Dimmitt News



    Welcome Back Dimmitt Families!


    On behalf of the staff at Dimmitt Middle School, I am happy to welcome you to the 2017-18 school year!


    We are looking forward to a productive partnership with you to ensure our students can achieve their highest potential.  We recongnize that in order to be successful in school, our students need support from both home and school.  We know that a strong partnership with you will make a great difference in your child's education.  Dimmitt will be the pilot school in the Renton school district with every student having a laptop that they will check out every morning and turn in at the end of the day to charge for the next day of learning.  As partners, we share the responsibility for our childrens's success and want you to know that we will do our very best to carry out our responsibilities.  We ask that you guide and support your child's learning by ensureing that he/she:

    1)  Attends school daily and arrives on time, ready for the day's learning experience (All cell phones will stay in lockers)

    2)  Completes all homework assignments given by teachers

    3)  Reads daily to develop a love for reading and to improve literacy skills

    4)  Shares school experiences with you so that you are aware of his/her school life

    5)  Informs you if he/she needs additional support in any area or subject

    6)  Knows that you expect him/her to succeed in school


    The first day of school will be here before you know it!  Here are a few key dates to help with your planning to start the school year.

    Wednesday, August23rd: Viking "Business Day": The school will be open for business, including orientation for families who are new to Dimmitt Middle School:

    8:oo AM - 2:30 PM: The school will be open to ALL Families for school business.  Please stop by during the day to purchase ASB memberships, PE uniform, and take care of other school-related business.

    Wednesday, August 30th: First Day of School for ALL DIMMITT Vikings: This is the first "offical" day for all students, 6th, 7th, and 8th grades.

    If you have any questions about these dates or events, please contact our main office at 425-204-2801. Thank you for all you do.  We look forward to a successful and rewarding year!!

    Please follow us on Twitter@DIMMITTMS

    viking logo

    Sincerely Your Partner in Learning,


     Gioia Pitts

    Proud Principal

    Dimmitt Middle School


DIMMITT VIKINGS ARE: Ready, Inspiring, Safe, Kind

View Calendar
  • peachjar eflyers