MESSAGE BOARD

Food Drive
The student government is sponsoring a food drive Monday, November 12 through Friday, November 16. They are asking for the following donations: 
Monday: Corn
Tuesday: Green Beans
Wednesday: Cranberry Sauce
Thursday:  Sweet Potatoes
Friday: Corn meal and Flour

Operation Christmas Child
Interact club is accepting donations for Operation Christmas Child. Please click here to see a list of approved items. 








Senior Yearbook Ads (Class of 2019)

Senior Yearbook Ads Class of 2019

Senior Ads are a great way to preserve memories! Include quotes, messages, and pictures!

Ads can be purchased online between August 1st and November 30th. For more information click here


Important Dates

October 12, 2018
Homecoming

November 21 -23
Thanksgiving Holidays

December 20, 2018
1/2 Day

December 20, 2018
1/2 Day

December 21, 2018 - January 1 2019
Winter Break

January 2, 2019
Teacher In-Service

January 18, 2019
Teacher In-Service

January 21, 2019
School Holiday/MLK Holiday

February 18, 2019
Teacher In-Service

April 15 - April 19, 2019
Spring Break 

June 1, 2019
Graduation - 1:00

June 5, 2019
Last Student Day

IMPORTANT 2017 - 2018

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 2017-2018 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


 

2018-2019 Dixie High School Yearbooks

2018-2019 Dixie High School Yearbooks

-Yearbooks are available for purchase online (credit, debit, or PayPal) at yearbookforever.com

-Yearbooks may be purchased at the school with cash or check made out to Dixie High School – give payment to Mrs. Crocker or a yearbook staff member during lunch or after school.

-Yearbooks are $50.00 through October 31, 2018. Prices go up to $60.00 on November 1st.

-Name stamping is $6.00

-All yearbooks must be purchased by December 31, 2018. No extras will be ordered.


Dixie High FBLA Receives Honors at State Conference


The Dixie High School Future Business Leaders of America received numerous state awards at the 2018 South Carolina FBLA Leadership Conference held at the Charleston Convention Center, March 16-17.  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:  Banking and Financial Systems – 1st team of Bryson Glenn and Kerah Phillips; Management Decision Making – 1st team of Billy Mann and Dawson Glenn, 3rd Ashley Anderson and Savannah Waters; Insurance and Risk Management -  1st Jenna Drafts; Introduction to Business Communication – 1st Reagan Thompson; Journalism – 2rd Linsey Sykes; Agribusiness – 4th  Kyli Latimer; Entrepreneurship – 1st team of Ethan Hanna and Kathryn Ware; Advertising – 4th  Katie Wieters.

 These students have qualified to compete at Nationals in Baltimore, Maryland 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.

 FBLA is the largest and oldest business career student organization in the world.  The South Carolina FBLA, which has over 3,300 members, is affiliated with the National FBLA which has more than a quarter of a million members in all 50 states, Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands. Brian Milford and Jason Burton serve as FBLA advisers at Dixie High School.



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.