Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
African-American 97% 18%
White 1% 69%
Hispanic 1% 6%
Asian 0% 3%
American Indian 0% 1%
Multiracial n/a 2%
Native Hawaiian n/a 0%
Source: See notes

Student subgroups

  This school State average
Students participating in free or reduced-price lunch program 89% 48%
Female 48% 48%
Male 52% 52%
Source: See notes

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Programs

Classes

Performing & written arts Drama
Dance
Special schedule Block scheduling
AP classes offered Chinese Language and Culture

Support

Extra learning resources (misc.) Title I Schoolwide program (SWP)
Specialized programs for specific types of special education students Specific learning disabilities

Extracurriculars

Girls sports Basketball
Golf
Boys sports Basketball
Golf
Boys sports (misc.) Scuba diving
Girls sports (misc.) Scuba diving
Extended care / Extended programs After
Before

Awards

Academic award Dixon received the 2005-2006 Good School Award from the Skillman Foundation with a $50,000.00 award for the elementary school.
Year received 2005
Academic award Dixon also won the Skillman Good School award for the 2006-2007 school year for the middle school for $25,000.
Year received 2004

Culture

Dress code Dress code

Sources

Student diversity MI Dept. of Education, 2012-2013
Student subgroups MI Dept. of Education, 2012-2013
  NCES, 2011-2012