Dixie County High School

16077 Se 19hwy Bldg1, Cross City, FL 32628 | (352) 498-6410
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 538
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3 out of 5 | 2 Reviews
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: PO Box 1180, Cross City, FL 32628
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details
  • Dixie County School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $9,016
  • Graduation Rate: 63.3%
  • Dropout Rate: 4.6%
  • Students Per Teacher: 19.1
  • Enrolled Students: 2,117

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 538
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 27.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 19.9
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 282 (52.4%)
  • Females: 249 (46.3%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 47 (8.7%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 283 (52.6%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 330 (61.3%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Dixie County High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian10.2%
Black529.7%
Asian--
Hispanic71.3%
White47187.5%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Dixie County High School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten10.2%
9th Grade18233.8%
10th Grade13124.3%
11th Grade12924.0%
12th Grade9517.7%
Graduation and Dropouts (2010)
Graduation Rate
School:
73.0%
District:
73.0%
Dropout Rate
School:
4.2%
District:
4.2%
State:
2.0%
Teacher Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree
School:
69.2%
District:
69.7%
State:
65.3%
Percent of Classes Taught by Non-Highly Qualified Teachers
School:
10.8%
State:
4.8%
Percent of Classes Taught By Teachers (Out-of-Field) of Their Background
School:
13.5%
State:
4.8%
Source: FL Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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2 reviews for Dixie County High School

  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on June 25, 2010
  • Rating: 1 (1 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • God forbed the children going there if they arnt liked then they do w/e it takes to have u removed from their schools
  • Reviewed by Student on August 05, 2008
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • I think that DCHS is a great high school to attend, because you have a great chance of getting the education there that you need. There are a lot of great sports there to keep you out of trouble. There also a lot of clubs, like as beta, spanish,FFA and so on.

Test Scores and Performance Information

Overall School Rating

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How is this determined?
The overall school rating shows that Dixie County High School performed on average about the same as other schools across the state on FCAT state exams in the following subjects:
  • Math
  • Reading
  • Science
AYP and Flordia State School Grades (2010)
Adequate Yearly Progress (AYP) Status: NO
Percent Criteria Met
School:
77.0%
District:
72.0%

FCAT - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 9 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201059.0%59.0%67.0%
200966.0%66.0%68.0%
200863.0%63.0%65.0%
 
Reading Test
201046.0%46.0%48.0%
200952.0%52.0%47.0%
200837.0%37.0%45.0%
 

Grade 10 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201072.0%72.0%73.0%
200957.0%57.0%69.0%
200864.0%64.0%69.0%
 
Reading Test
201038.0%38.0%40.0%
200931.0%31.0%36.0%
200832.0%32.0%38.0%
 

Grade 11 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Science Test
201025.0%25.0%39.0%
200927.0%27.0%37.0%
200845.0%45.0%38.0%
 
Source: FL Department of Education 2009-2010

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