Dixon Elementary School

Dixon Elementary School serves 488 students in grades PK - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the AL average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 43%.
Dixon Elementary School operates within the Mobile County School District.

School Overview

The student population of 488 students has grown by 16% over five years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 488 students
Dixon Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Dixon Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 26 teachers
Dixon Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Dixon Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.42 is less than the state average of 0.56. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1 16:1
Dixon Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Diversity Score
The 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.
0.42 0.56
Dixon Elementary School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
70%
52%
Dixon Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1998-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
8%
6%
Dixon Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Mobile County School District's student population of 58,808 students has decreased by 5% over five years.
The revenue/student of $9,433 is higher than the state average of n/a. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Mobile County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
111
7
Number of Students Managed 58,808 3,026
Mobile County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $592 MM n/a
Mobile County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2010)
District Spending $582 MM n/a
Mobile County School District District Spending (1992-2010)
District Revenue / Student $9,433 n/a
Mobile County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $9,265 n/a
Mobile County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Alma Bryant High School (2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Peter F Alba Middle School (3.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Anna F Booth Elementary School (1.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Irvington Anna F Booth Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 557 students
    1.9 miles
    17001 Hurricane Blvd
    IrvingtonAL 36544
    (251)824-1740
    1.9PK-5557
  • IrvingtonAlma Bryant High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1689 students
    2 miles
    14001 Hurricane Blvd
    IrvingtonAL 36544
    (251)824-3213
    29-121689
  • Bayou La BatrePeter F Alba Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 628 students
    3.3 miles
    14180 South Wintzell Ave
    Bayou La BatreAL 36509
    (251)824-4134
    3.36-8628
  • IrvingtonSaint Elmo Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 430 students
    4.7 miles
    8666 Mcdonald Rd
    IrvingtonAL 36544
    (251)957-6314
    4.7KG-5430
  • IrvingtonGeorge H Bryant Vocational-agricultural High SchoolVocational School
    Grades: 9-12
    5 miles
    8950 Padgett Switch Rd
    IrvingtonAL 36544
    (251)957-2845
    59-12n/a

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