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News and Announcements
August 8, 2022
3:00-5:00 p.m.

  • School begins at 8:10 am and dismissal is at 2:25 pm
  • Due to safety issues, flip-flops will not be permitted.  Students should wear athletic or closed-toe shoes daily.


Hotline 352-541-6230
In case of emergency, dial 911.
Report fraud, waste, abuse, or any suspicious activity on school property (drug-related, criminal, or bullying) either anonymously or by using your name.

Dixie District Schools is not responsible for lost or stolen personal items.

Mission Statement
The mission of Anderson Elementary School staff is to focus all students on academics, attendance, higher test scores, and respect and values through positive student, parent and community involvement. We are a caring and compassionate campus and make decisions based on the best interest of our students.
  • Ensure safety and security of all students
  • Results of all IOWA scores will be above the 39th percentile and state-mandated test scores will be above the state average
  • Earn enough points on FSA to achieve "A" school status
  • All bottom quartile students in grades 3 - 5 will show 75% growth
  • Increase knowledge of Florida Standards and begin the implementation process
  • Equip our students with the knowledge of what appropriate school behavior looks like and to model this behavior
  • Teach our students the importance of neatness and taking pride in keeping our campus clean

The Dixie County School District shall not be held liable for any actions taken or omissions made from reliance on any information contained on the web site. The site was developed to provide interested individuals with the latest information about the school system. Great care is taken to ensure that correct and up-to-date information is posted within the site; however, the timeliness and accuracy of the information cannot be guaranteed.

The Dixie County School District shall not be held liable for any actions taken or omissions made from reliance on any information contained in the outside links included on the web site. These links to outside sites are provided as a convenience, but are not a part of the district's web site and are, therefore, not under the control of the school district. Although these sites are reviewed to ensure they contain appropriate content, the Dixie County School District is not responsible for the content or information contained within those sites.

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The School Board of Dixie County is committed to the principle and practice of equal opportunity and affirmative action.  The School Board of Dixe County complies with the letter and spirit of federal, state and local laws and regulations prohibiting discrimination and/or harassment based on race, color, religion, political affiliation, national origin, sex, disability, age, marital status or social and family background.  Employment and educational opportunities for students, employees and applicants are provided under the principles of equal opportunity and affirmative action.  The Board will provide equal access to its facilities to the Boy Scounts and other identified Title 36 patriotic youth groups as required within 34 C.F.R.108.9.  For assistance, contact Karen Ganus, Director of Elementary and Secondary Education, 352-541-6339 or fax 352-541-6342.

It is the policy of the Board of Education to provide a free and appropriate public education to each disabled student within its jurisdiction, regardless of the nature or severity of the disability.  It is the intent of the district to ensure the students who are disabled within the definition of Section 504 / ADA of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 are identified, evaluated and provided with appropriate educational services.  Students may be disabled even though they do not require services under this policy pursuant to the Individual with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA).  Due process rights of disabled students and their parents under Section 504 will be enforced.  For assistance, contact Alexa Mills, Director of ESE & Student Services, 352-541-6335 or fax 352-541-6341.
Contact Us

Kristen McCaskill
Assistant Principal
Delana Locke

Anderson Elementary
815 SE 351 Highway
Cross City, FL 32628
Phone: 352-541-6251
Fax: 352-541-6304