Home Education

Home Education
1427 19th Street
Vero Beach, FL 32960

All home education paperwork can be emailed to our office at:
[email protected]

Watch this video on how to access the Focus Parent Portal Homeschool Information.

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Home School Annual Evaluations

Please make sure you are up to date on your annual homeschool evaluation.  

Email [email protected] with any questions.


State Assessment  Info

There are no current State Assessment Registration windows. Check back next fall.

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Home Education Student Participation in School Related Activities

Home schoolers are eligible to participate in inter scholastic extra-curricular activities, sports, clubs, music programs, dual enrollment programs, district virtual instruction programs in addition to enrollment in CTE and other courses in their local public schools. Please visit the school websites under the Our Schools tab on the district home page for more information. Students may also participate in industry certifications, national assessments, and statewide, standardized assessments offered by the district.

Career and Technical Programs

Embry Riddle Dual Enrollment

Florida High School Athletic Association Home Education Student Forms

Indian River Virtual Part-Time Enrollment Form for Homeschool Students

Indian River Virtual School

Indian River State College Dual Enrollment programs

Sebastian River High School Athletics webpage

TCTC Dual Enrollment programs

USF Dual Enrollment Opportunity

Vero Beach High School Athletics webpage


Participation in Statewide Assessments

Home Education and Private School Student Participation in Statewide Assessments:

School districts are required to provide statewide assessments to Home School and Private School Students. Parents may choose this option as a form of home school evaluation. The statewide assessments offered include Grade 3-10 FAST English Language Arts, Grade 3-8 FAST Mathematics, 5th and 8th Grade Science, 7th Grade Civics, Biology 1, 11th Grade US History, 12th Grade FCLE,  Algebra 1 and Geometry. Students electing to take a state-wide assessment will take it at their zoned schools.  

Any student who wishes to take a state-wide assessment must register with the assessment office no later than 3 weeks before the testing window opens. Registration links are posted at the top of  the homeschool website. 

Registered families will receive an email with their testing dates, times, and locations after the registration window is closed.

Call the assessment office  at 772-564-5015 for further assistance.

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Indian River Virtual School Enrollment

Fall 2023 Full Time Enrollment
April 3, 2023- July 21, 2023

Spring 2023 Full Time Enrollment
October 30, 2023 – December 8, 2024

For more information about IRVS please visit virtual.indianriverschools.org

To enquire about enrolling in IRVS, email [email protected]. In the email, include your students name, birthdate, grade, and student ID # if known. The IRVS staff will verify your eligibility and respond with your eligibility status and next steps.