Top 5 Best Cross City Public Schools (2024)

For the 2024 school year, there are 7 public schools serving 1,684 students in Cross City, FL (there are 1 private school, serving 20 private students). 99% of all K-12 students in Cross City, FL are educated in public schools (compared to the FL state average of 87%).
The top ranked public schools in Cross City, FL are James M. Anderson Elementary School, Ruth Rains Middle School and Dixie County High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Cross City, FL public schools have an average math proficiency score of 50% (versus the Florida public school average of 52%), and reading proficiency score of 44% (versus the 52% statewide average). Schools in Cross City have an average ranking of 4/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Florida public schools.
Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Florida public school average of 64% (majority Hispanic).

Best Public Schools in Cross City, FL (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
James M. Anderson Elementary School
(Math: 65-69% | Reading: 50-54%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
815 Se 351 Hwy
Cross City, FL 32628
(352) 541-6251
Grades: PK-4
| 347 students
Rank: #22.
Ruth Rains Middle School
(Math: 51% | Reading: 44%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
981 Se 351 Hwy
Cross City, FL 32628
(352) 541-6254
Grades: 5-7
| 484 students
Rank: #33.
Dixie County High School
(Math: 44% | Reading: 42%)
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
17924 Se Hwy 19
Cross City, FL 32628
(352) 541-6252
Grades: 8-12
| 729 students
Rank: n/an/a
Dixie Teen Parent Preschool
Alternative School
16077 Se Hwy 19 Bldg2
Cross City, FL 32628
(352) 541-6335
Grades: PK
| n/a students
Rank: n/an/a
16077 Se Hwy 19 Bldg 2
Cross City, FL 32628
(352) 541-6335
Grades: K-12
| 6 students
Rank: n/an/a
16077 Se Hwy 19 Bldg 2
Cross City, FL 32628
(352) 541-6335
Grades: K-12
| n/a students
Rank: n/an/a
Kinder Cub School Inc
Charter School
149 Ne 221st Ave
Cross City, FL 32628
(352) 498-0002
Grades: PK-2
| 118 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Cross City, Florida

Cross City, Florida Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
16077 Ne 19 Hwy Bldg 2
Cross City, FL 32628
(352) 498-6144
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
1p.o. Box 890
Cross City, FL 32628
(352) 498-613
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
16077 Se Hwy 19 Bldg 2
Cross City, FL 32628
(352) 541-6335
Grades: 6-12
| n/a students
16077 Se Hwy 19 Bldg 2
Cross City, FL 32628
(352) 541-6335
Grades: K-5
| 5 students

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the top ranked public schools in Cross City, FL?
The top ranked public schools in Cross City, FL include James M. Anderson Elementary School, Ruth Rains Middle School and Dixie County High School.
How many public schools are located in Cross City, FL?
7 public schools are located in Cross City, FL.
What percentage of students in Cross City, FL go to public school?
99% of all K-12 students in Cross City, FL are educated in public schools (compared to the FL state average of 87%).
What is the racial composition of students in Cross City, FL?
Cross City, FL public schools minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Florida public schools average of 64% (majority Hispanic).

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