2018-2019

OMES National Magnet School of Excellence
Osceola Magnet School Named 2019 National Magnet School of Excellence
02/15/2019
The School District of Indian River County (SDIRC) is proud to share that Osceola Magnet School has been named a 2019 “National Magnet School of Excellence” by Magnet Schools of America. Please see the attached press release from Magnet Schools of America for more information.
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sdirc teacher and employee of the year
The School District of Indian River County Names Their Teacher and Employee of the Year
01/18/2019
The School District of Indian River County (SDIRC) held their annual “Stars of the Year” Gala on Monday, January, 14, at the Vero Beach High School Performing Arts Center. At the conclusion of the program, our five Teacher of the Year finalists and five Employee of the Year finalists were brought up on stage, honored with bouquets and boutonnieres, and anxiously awaited the announcement of the winner of the 2020 Teacher of the Year and 2019 Employee of the Year.
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Five Star School Badge
Eighteen Indian River County Schools Named Five-Star Schools
01/16/2019
Florida Department of Education has recognized eighteen School District of Indian River County Schools (SDIRC) as Five-Star Schools.
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Osceola Magnet Recognized for Participation in "Dad's Take Your Child to School Day"
Osceola Magnet Recognized for Participation in "Dad's Take Your Child to School Day"
12/20/2018
Osceola Magnet School was just recognized by the Florida Department of Education (FLDOE) for the highest percentage of Dads participation in “Dads Take Your Child to School Day.”
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School District of Indian River Achieves 92% Graduation Rate
12/19/2018
The Florida Department of Education (FLDOE) released student graduation rates for the 2017-18 school year. Indian River County improved its graduation rate by almost 5 points; increasing from 87.1% in 2016-2017 to 92% in 2017-2018. This exceeds the State of Florida’s graduation rate by almost 6 percentage points.
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Sebastian River High School to Host Media Night Prior to Prism Concert
12/04/2018
The Sebastian River High School Band will be holding a VIP Media/Press Night on Wednesday, December 5th, at 6pm, before the first Prism Concert opens to the public the next day.
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Treasure Coast Technical College Receives Indian River Chamber of Commerce Industry Appreciation Award
09/21/2018
The School District of Indian River County is excited to announce that the Treasure Coast Technical College received an Industry Appreciation Award in the “Government Building Renovation” category at the 30th Annual Industry Appreciation Awards.
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SDIRC Students Place in Top 300 for National STEM Competition
09/11/2018
School District of Indian River County, in partnership with The Education Foundation of Indian River County, is proud to announce that Lucero Long, 9th grader at Vero Beach High School, and Zachary Hessler, 8th grader at Gifford Middle School were selected as top 300 competitors in the 8th annual Broadcom Master National STEM Competition.
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SDIRC Announces Golden and Silver School Recipients
09/06/2018
The School District of Indian River County is proud to announce the schools who received the Golden and Silver School Awards from the Florida Department of Education. The Florida Department of Education presents The Golden and Silver School Awards to recognize exemplary programs, which promote parent and community involvement in education.
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SDIRC and NAACP Agree on Partial Unitary Status With Three Year Plan
08/24/2018
he School Board of Indian River County, Florida and the Indian River County Branch of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (Indian River NAACP) will work collaboratively and cooperatively towards their shared goal of achieving a fully-integrated school system under the matter styled Sharpton, et al. v. School Board of Indian River County, FL, No. 1:64-cv-00721 (S.D. Fla.).
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Osceola Magnet and Glendale Elementary Schools Recognized Nationally as PTA Schools of Excellence
08/16/2018
The National PTA has recognized Osceola Magnet Elementary and Glendale Elementary as 2018-2020 Schools of Excellence for their commitment to building an inclusive and welcoming school community where all families contribute to enriching the educational experience and overall well-being for all students.
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SDIRC Students Outperform State National and Global Averages
08/01/2018
The College Board and The International Baccalaureate recently released reports indicating that the students in Indian River County have outperformed both state and global averages in Advanced Placement (AP) and International Baccalaureate (IB) exams. Not only did our student scores increase, but participation in AP and IB classes, by all demographics, increased tremendously.
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GMS Student Named “America’s Top Young Scientist” Finalist
07/12/2018
Discovery Education and 3M have selected Gifford Middle School student, Zachary Hessler, as one of the ten finalists from across America to be named America's Top Young Scientist. The annual competition invites students to submit short videos that describe a new invention or idea that could solve or impact an everyday problem.
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