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Vidalia Onions For Sale
The Dixie High School Football team is selling vidalia onions to raise money. The onions are $10 for 10lbs. Both medium and jumbo onions are available. 
Please contact the front office or Coach Lollis if you would like to purchase onions. All money is due by Wednesday, April 5, 2017. Make checks payable to DXHS Football Team. 
Onions will be here the beginning of May. 


2016-2017 Yearbooks on Sale for $60
$5 for name stamping
Make all checks payable to Dixie High School

IMPORTANT 2016 - 2017

See the"DRESS CODE" tab at the top of the page for the current dress code policy


"Bullying Prevention Document"

Letter from the Principal

DIXIE HIGH SCHOOL

Welcome to Dixie High School for the 2016-2017 school year!  
Our school year will be filled with many opportunities for students to grow and learn academically and socially. We appreciate our parent, student, and community support of the wonderful programs we have in place. From scholastic achievements to athletic involvement, we invite our students to experience and enjoy all aspects of high school. We encourage students to use and promote good character traits by volunteering their time and talents within the school and throughout the community. Dixie High School prides itself in preparing students with a rigorous curriculum, while instilling ethical and moral values, to be utilized throughout high school and beyond.
Sincerely,
Lori Brownlee-Brewton, Principal


 

Important Dates

April 13 
Academic Banquet at Erskine Dining Hall - 7:00 

April 10 - April 21
Spring Break

April 29
Prom at Watkins Community Center

May 2 - May 3
ELA SC Ready Testing 

May 3 
Alive at 25

May 9
Math SC Ready Testing

May 11
Science SC Ready Testing

May 11
Senior Cap and Gown Picture

May 16
SS SC Ready Testing


May 23
Athletic Banquet at Erskine Dining Hall - 6:00 

May 27
Graduation at Erskine Galloway Center - 1:00







Chasing the Dragon

In an effort to combat the growing epidemic of prescription drug and heroin abuse, the FBI and DEA have released "Chasing the Dragon: The Life of an Opiate Addict," a documentary aimed at educating students and young adults about the dangers of addiction.
The video can be accessed by clicking here. 

Erskine Presidential Scholarship


Andrea Bannister received the Presidential Scholarship to Erskine College in Due West, SC. This $120,000 scholarship is awarded to students exhibiting strong leadership and academic achievement. 

FBLA State Winners

2017 FBLA State Winners

The Dixie High School Future Business Leaders of America received numerous state awards at the 2017 South Carolina FBLA Leadership Conference held at the Charleston Convention Center, March 17-18.  Dixie High School was one of many high schools and career centers from across the state of South Carolina participating in this year’s conference.


Winners of state competitions were as follows:  Business Calculations – 2nd Billy Mann; Business Communications – 1st Whitney Poore; Business Ethics – 1st team of Ashley Anderson and Emilee McKinsey; Health Care Administration – 1st Anna Ellis; Introduction to Business Communications – 2nd Luke Hopkins, 4th Addie Little; Introduction to Financial Math – 3rd Elizabeth Ashley; Management Decision Making – 1st team of Kerah Phillips and Bryson Glenn; Securities & Investments – 2nd Kathryn Ware; Sports & Entertainment Management – 3rd team of Laython McLean and Dawson Glenn; Word Processing – 4th Delanie Laudenbacher.


These students have qualified to compete at Nationals in Anaheim, California this summer. They will begin fundraising to assist with the expenses of taking this large group to National’s.  If you would like to make a tax deductible donation, send your check to Dixie High School Foundation, PO Box 445, Due West, SC  29639 and mark it for Dixie High School FBLA.  Thank you for your support.


8th Grade Field Trip

On February 16th, the 8th grade students went to see The Giver performed at The Peace Center in Greenville. Students read and studied the science fiction novel based on a Utopian society prior to going to the play. Following the performance, we had a picnic at Falls Park.




Cross Country

The Dixie Boy's Cross Country Team won the State Championship on Saturday, November 5, 2016 after having a successful season. The team members, Owen Taylor (5th), Hamilton Patrick (6th), Jeremiah Boyd (8th), Zachary Gamble (9th), Noah Blagg (10th), Daniel Boyd (15th), and Billy Mann (21st), were all excited about their times. Owen Taylor, Hamilton Patrick, Jeremiah Boyd, Zachary Gamble, Noah Blagg, and Daniel Boyd made all-state. Congratulations Guys!!!!!

Dixie Cheerleading

The Dixie Cheerleaders had an excellent week at Lander's Cheer Camp. They brought home 4 Gold Superior Ribbons, 3 Blue Superior Ribbons,the 2nd place trophy for Xtreme Dance Routine, and 1st place trophies for Over All Game Day Competition & Superior Cheer Team! Shakura Tanner was chosen for the All American Team. Shakura and Haley Satterfield received Leadership Awards, and the Team brought home the BANANA🍌