Dixon School of Arts & Sciences

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.

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School Overview

Religious AffiliationChristian
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students203 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 44%
Students by Grade Dixon School of Arts & Sciences Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio15:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Tuition NotesWe accept Step-Up for Students Scholarships.


Total Sports Offered1 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.

Nearby Private Schools

The nearest high school to Dixon School of Arts & Sciences is Abeka Academy (1.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Iron Sharpens Iron Academy (0.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Escambia Christian School (1.0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Pensacola
    Grades: 2-6 | 10 students
    0.3 miles
    1580b W Cervantes St
    Pensacola, FL 32501
    (850) 454-7143
    0.3 2-6
  • Pensacola
    Grades: K-5 | 92 students
    0.5 miles
    1520 W Avery St
    Pensacola, FL 32501
    (850) 791-6427
    0.5 K-5
  • Pensacola
    Abeka Academy
    Grades: 1-12 | 12 students
    1 miles
    Po Box 17600
    Pensacola, FL 32522
    (800) 874-3592
    1 1-12
  • Pensacola
    East Hill Academy
    Special Education School
    Grades: K-12 | 150 students
    1 miles
    635 W. Garden Street
    Pensacola, FL 32502
    (850) 437-5560
    1 K-12
  • Pensacola
    Escambia Christian School
    (Church of Christ)
    Grades: PK-8 | 94 students
    1 miles
    3311 West Moreno Street
    Pensacola, FL 32505
    (850) 433-8476
    1 PK-8

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The average private school tuition in Pensacola, FL is $3,893 for elementary schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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