Dixie County High School

  • Dixie County High School serves 519 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 57%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 48% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Dixie County High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Florida state average of 62%.

School Overview

  • Dixie County High School's student population of 519 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students519 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Dixie County High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,650 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Dixie County High School is 0.30, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#2479 out of 3650 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
57%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:116:1
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
5%
33%
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Black
9%
22%
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White
83%
38%
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Dixie County High School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.300.70
This chart display the diversity score of Dixie County High School and the public school average diversity score of Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate85-89%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
63%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Dixie County High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDixie School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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This school is a joke, they don't offer any vocational programs except welding for the kids. I feel so sorry for the kids in this school, most drop out and go to get thier GED elsewhere. If at all possible don't send your kids here.
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