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.
Terra Linda High School 320 Nova Albion Way, San Rafael, CA94903 Terra Linda serves high school students from the San Rafael and Dixie school districts. The school provides…More comprehensive quality education while striving to improve student performance. It sits on 29 acres in the heart of Terra Linda.
Community Garden 320 Nova Albion Way, San Rafael, CA94903 The Community Garden is a fenced-in property that contains more than 50 small garden plots. It is located on the 300…More block of Nova Albion Way, between the Terra Linda High School football field and the administrative offices of Dixie School District. Sponsored by the City of San Rafael Community Services, in cooperation with the Dixie School District, community gardeners sign up to rent garden plots to grow their favorite flowers, fruits, vegetables and herbs — without the use of pesticides. Contact the Terra Linda Community Center for garden plot rental applications and details. Interested parties are advised to call in advance since there is usually a long waiting list.
Lollipops and Letters Preschool is located behind the Dixie School District Office and Terra Linda High School.…More Though the address is at 360 Nova Albion Way, visitors need to drive past 380 Nova Albion to enter the preschool.
Lollipops and Letters offers year-round, part-time and full-time programs for pre-Kindergarten children. The school has two classrooms and kids are divided by developmental abilities. The expansive play and open spaces offer room for kids to explore outdoors.