Dixie School District District 380 Nova Albion Way, San Rafael, CA94903 The Dixie School District is an elementary district in the northern San Rafael communities of Terra Linda, Marinwood and…More Lucas Valley. Founded in 1864, it is one of the oldest school districts in Marin County and includes three elementary schools for kindergarten through fifth grade. The schools are Dixie School, Vallecito School and Mary E. Silveira School. Sixth through eighth grade students attend Miller Creek Middle School.
Dixie Elementary School, which serves the Lucas Valley community, is one of three elementary schools in the…More Dixie School District. The school is a California Distinguished School, as well as a National Blue Ribbon School.
Set amid the hills of Lucas Valley, the school has expansive play space and outdoor classrooms with gardens. Many kids walk and bike to school from the surrounding neighborhoods.
The school also has an active parent community and a site council that oversees the school and meets the second Tuesday of the month.
Mary E. Silveira School Elementary School 375 Blackstone Dr, San Rafael, CA94903 Mary Silveira serves children in Marinwood and the Smith Ranch Road community. The school is named after the matriarch…More of a dairy ranching family, a Dixie School District teacher and widowed mother of seven. Today, the school serves a diverse population and is central to the community. It features an organic garden that enhances student learning.