Mrs. Dixie J. Lavender

Phone: 334-347-2640 extension 9602

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Degrees and Certifications:

Mrs. Dixie J. Lavender

I am thrilled to serve my alma mater, as a Data Specialist! As a 1995 graduate of Enterprise High School, it is my goal to continue assisting the faculty and staff with providing our students a quality education, as was provided to me as a student.  I am married to Andy Lavender, class of 1994, and mother to two girls, Addie Claire, class of 2024, and Anna Jane, class of 2026.

Degrees and Certifications:

  • Education Specialist in Educational Leadership, Troy University, Dothan, AL, August 2009
  • Graduate Thesis: A Comparison of Eighth Grade Standardized Test Scores on the Reading Comprehension Portion of the Alabama Reading and Mathematics Test Following the Implementation of a School-Wide Vocabulary Test Preparation Program
  • Elementary and Secondary Education Administration Certification, Auburn University, Auburn, AL, August 2004
  • Master’s of Science in Health Education, Troy State University, Troy, AL, August 2001
  • Bachelor’s of Science in Business Administration, Management Information Systems, Auburn University, Auburn, AL, June 1998
  • Enterprise State Junior College, Enterprise, AL, June 1995-August 1996
  • Advanced High School Diploma, Enterprise High School, Enterprise, AL, June 1995

Work Experience:

  • Data Specialist and Attendance Officer, Enterprise High School, July 2014-present
  • District Wide Coordinator of Assessment, Accountability, 504 and Response to Instruction, Enterprise City Schools, July 2012-2014
  • Health Educator, Grade 9, Dauphin Junior High School, August 2005-2012
  • Department Head for non-core subject areas, Dauphin Junior High School, August 2005-2012
  • Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS) Facilitator, Dauphin Junior High School, 2006-2010
  • Health Educator, Grades 9-12, Daleville High School, August 2002-2005
  • Business Educator, Grades 9-12, Daleville High School, August 2001-August 2002
  • Home School Instructor, Grade 7, Enterprise City School System, January 2001-August 2001
  • Substitute Teacher, Grades K-12, Enterprise City School System, August 1999-May 2000
  • Project Manager/Computer Consultant, Keane, Inc., Dallas, Texas, 1998-1999
  • eInstruction Classroom Makeover Technology Video Contestant: Grant Recipient of Logitech video camera, Mobi Interactive and Examview Software for Grades K-2, 2009 and 2010
  • Outstanding Graduate Student Award, Troy University Dothan, Dothan, AL, 2008
  • Grant Recipient, Daleville Education Association, $1,500 towards classroom instruction
  • Outstanding Teacher of the Month, Daleville City Schools, August 2003
  • DODEA Grant Implementation Team, Enterprise City Schools, 2011-present
  • Sick Bank Committee, Enterprise City Schools, 2011-present
  • English Language Learner Committee, Dauphin Junior High School, 2009-present
  • Sponsor, Knowledge Masters Open, Dauphin Junior High School, 2008-present
  • Co-sponsor, Student Government Association, Dauphin Junior High School, 2005-2008
  • Member, Military Liaison Advisory Council, Daleville High School, 2002-2005
  • Chairperson, Textbook Committee, Daleville City School System, 2003-2005