Dixon School of Arts & Sciences serves grades K-8.
We're a private STEAM school that celebrates the diversity of race, gender, ethnicity and religion.
Our mission is to nurture high academic achievement through the use of the arts, positive learning environments, beneficial relationships & high-caliber instruction.
We tailor these experiences to individual student & family needs.

Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked FL School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Students: 203 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

Top Rankings

Dixon School of Arts & Sciences ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Florida for:

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-8
Summer School Offered

Student Body

Total Students
203 students
Student Body Type
% Students of Color
State avg.: 45%
Students by Grade
Dixon School of Arts & Sciences Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
14 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Tuition Notes
We accept Step-Up for Students Scholarships.


Total Sports Offered
1 sport

School Notes

  • Dixon School of Arts & Sciences is a private, kindergarten through 8th-grade school, serving at-risk youth living in Escambia County, Florida.
  • We offer a world-class Fine Arts program as well as a robust Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math (STEAM) curriculum.
  • Dixon was founded in 2008 to offer students an experience that expands the boundaries of traditional public schools. Our goal is to integrate core academics, engaging field trips, and the arts to make each child thrive.
  • We encourage our scholars to aspire to attain post-secondary education and assume meaningful, productive positions in the global workforce.
  • Our motto is each child`s potential is like a pinwheel. By exposing the blades of each student`s metaphorical pinwheels to positive physical, mental, academic and spiritual stimulus, we produce beautiful and unique results.

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked FL School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Students: 203 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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The average private school tuition in Pensacola, FL is $5,156 for elementary schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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