Indian River Charter High School
School DescriptionSCHOOL PROFILE
With an “A” rating from Florida’s school rating system, Indian River Charter High School was named a School of Excellence by the Florida Department of Education and a Silver Medal School by US News and World Report. Located on Florida’s Atlantic shore, IRCHS places special emphasis on visual and performing arts and takes advantage of the consistently pleasant weather with its signature golf program.
The Indian River campus’ state-of-the-art facilities include a professional performance venue and theater. Students have access to ChromeBook laptops in every classroom, and the school provides the Visual and Performing Arts program with MacBook laptops.
SPORTS AND ARTS
Indian River’s comprehensive golf program offers more than just competition, focusing on developing skills, etiquette, golf history, and the golf industry. Students can also take advantage of the ideal climate with sports such as cheerleading and baseball.
Indian River places a strong emphasis on visual and performing arts. The school has a professional-level performance venue, “The Dome,” and a Black Box Theater.
AWARDS AND ACCOMPLISHMENTS
The state’s school rating system gives IRCHS an “A” rating. Additionally, the school has College Board and AP Capstone School certifications. The Florida Department of Education recognizes Indian River as a School of Excellence, and IRCHS is a US News and World Report Silver Medal School.
Situated along Florida’s Atlantic Coast, Vero Beach is a desirable travel destination. The town is especially known for golf, water sports, and fishing. Students can walk around town or use Vero Beach’s public transportation system to explore numerous beaches, museums, nature tours, and art galleries.
Visit School Site: Indian River Charter High School
Visit City Site: Vero Beach, Florida
- 9, 10, 11, 12 Grades at School
- 8% Percentage of International Students
Diploma Year Offered?Yes
Student PopulationCoEd - School for both genders
Average Class Size20
English as Second Language (ESL) Support AvailableNo
Speciality ProgramsVisual and Performing Arts Program, Golf Program, IRCHS Core Academic Program; the Visual and Performing Arts program provides students with a learning environment conducive to excelling in the fine arts. Five artistic disciplines are offered: dance, theatre, music-vocal, music- instrumental, and visual arts. Each course of study exceeds the basic Florida High School graduation requirements. Students must take the required foundational, historical, and theoretical classes germane to their specific disciplines. They also have an AP Program, Dual Enrollment at IRSC, Executive Internship, Model UN.
Accepting Students in GradesYes
Other - Eligibility Requirements?In order to play sports, students are required to present all the transcripts from 8th grade, original and translation.
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