" To ensure our students develop critical thinking and problem solving skills through a challenging curriculum and positive learning environment. We empower our students by supporting their individual learning needs to become leaders, global citizens, and promoters of social change. The faculty, staff, parents and community members challenge and support our students to discover their potential and become lifelong learners. Our collective vision is to make DWC the High School of Choice for all families in the Bronx. "

DeWitt Clinton High School offers students a wide variety of rigorous courses as well as a large number of sports teams and clubs. Traditional pep rallies, homecoming, dances, and other exciting programs and events engage all of our students in building school pride. The new small learning community structure provides a small school feel where teachers and administrators know all of their students and provide personalized support to our students. The small learning communities include: New Comers Global SLC for English language learners, Health Professions features an animal care program, Humanities program focusing on the arts, MACY honors program and STEM program focusing on computer programming, robotics and environmental science.