Category: News

Mrs. Apap’s 3rd Graders Complete Project SEED

Mrs. Apap’s 3rd graders successfully completed their special Project SEED Advanced Math Class. They are pictured here with their Project SEED instructor, Ms. Beebe. During the 10 week course, students learned about additive inverses,...

Multicultural Year-End Luncheon Celebration

Dixon’s Bilingual students hosted a Multicultural Luncheon on Friday, May 29, 2015 for the staff. Students were asked to bring in a variety of ethnic foods to share. We had a successful turn out...

Dixon’s Green Team Starts Spring Planting

Volunteers from AmeriCorps and Dixon’s Green Team began their Spring planting by sprucing up the school grounds and planting flowers and vegetables. The team painted tires for outside planters, raked up grass clippings and...

STEM Monthly Highlights

This month’s STEM Youth Literacy Program’s monthly meeting was a little more extensive than the norm. Not only did the Detroit Lions, meteorologist and WDIV-TV Local 4 reporter Andrew Humphrey, and Tata Technologies attend, but students also...

Students Build Game Boards in Mrs. Kapor’s Science Class

Students in Mrs. Kapor’s Science class just wrapped up their unit on electricity. They made circuit game boards and experimented with battery power that made their light bulbs glow. Once their circuit game boards were complete, they played their games with each...

Dixon’s Annual 5k Walk

On Friday, May 8, 2015, Dixon Educational Learning Academy held their 5th Annual School-wide 5k Walk. This annual event is organized by the school’s physical education teacher, M. Tillman, in an effort to foster...

Spring Clean Up

Seventh and eighth grade students at Dixon Educational Learning Academy recently volunteered to do a little Spring cleaning by cleaning up the school grounds. They removed all trash and other junk found around the outside...

Volcanos Erupting in Mrs. Kapor’s Science Class

  Students in Mrs. Kapor’s Science class just finished a unit on earthquakes and volcanoes. Students just finished their science project on the unit (a model volcano) and erupted their volcanoes in a class presentaton....