Dixie County Public Schools

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There are 7 public schools in Dixie County, Florida, serving 2,053 students.
Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Florida state average of 57%.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is more than the state average of 15:1.

Dixie County Public Schools

  • School Location Students Grades
  • Cross CityDixie County High School
    16077 Ne 19hwy Bldg
    Cross CityFL32628
    (352)498-6410
    508 students | Gr. 9-12
  • Cross City
    Dixie Virtual Franchise High School
    16077 Ne Hwy 19
    Cross CityFL32628
    (352)498-6149

    n/a

     students | Gr. 9-12
  • Cross City
    Dixie Virtual Instruction Program
    16077 Ne Hwy 19 Bldg 2
    Cross CityFL32628
    (352)498-6149
    2 students | Gr. KG-12
  • Cross City
    James M. Anderson Elementary School
    815 Se 351 Hwy Bldg 1
    Cross CityFL32628
    (352)498-1333
    539 students | Gr. PK-5
  • Cross City
    Kinder Cub School Inc
    Charter School
    149 Ne 221 Ave
    Cross CityFL32628
    (352)498-0002
    Charter School
    16 students | Gr. KG
  • Old TownOld Town Elementary School
    221 Se 136 Ave Bldg 1
    Old TownFL32680
    (352)542-7818
    553 students | Gr. PK-5
  • Cross CityRuth Rains Middle School
    981 Se 351 Hwy Bldg 1
    Cross CityFL32628
    (352)498-1346
    435 students | Gr. 6-8

County Statistics

About Dixie County County Statistics (FL) State Statistics
Population (Approximate) 15,805 people 18,032,139 people
Age 25+ w/College Degree 12% 27%
Median Household Income $42,098 $45,845
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Did You Know?
Dixie County, FL public schools have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.23, which is lower than the Florida average of 0.69. The most diverse school district in Dixie County is Dixie School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Florida or in the USA.