Palm Beach Relocation Guide

SPR-SUM 2016

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P A L M B E A C H R E L O C A T I O N G U I D E . C O M 123 elementary schools, five middle schools, five high schools, five special schools, two charter schools, and the Mosaic Digital Academy, offering K-12 Virtual School for both part time and full time virtual instruction through an online interface. The district also offers students hands-on environmental learning activities through the Environmental Studies Center. The school district serves nearly 19,000 students, and the student teacher ratio is 17:1. PRIVATE SCHOOLS IN MARTIN COUNTY There are 11 private schools in Martin County serving over 2,100 students. Among them are the Redeemer Lutheran School in Stuart, The Pine School (Episcopal) in Hobe Sound, and Hope Rural School in Indiantown. INDIAN RIVER COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT The School District of Indian River County offers 13 elementary schools, four middle schools and two high schools. The district also has an Alternative Center for Educa- tion and an Adult & Community Education Center. There are five charter schools as well within the district. The student teacher ratio is low, for example, at Indian River High School it is 15:1. PRIVATE SCHOOLS IN INDIAN RIVER COUNTY There are 15 private schools in the county serving approximately 1,800 students. Nearly 90 percent of these schools have a religious affiliation. The three largest are St. Edwards School (Episcopal) in Vero Beach, Masters Academy of Vero Beach, and St. Helen Catholic School in Vero Beach. HIGHER EDUCATION IN THE TREASURE COAST Post-secondary education in the Treasure Coast counties is supported by the Indian River State College in Fort Pierce, serving 17,248 students. Many students also go to Palm Beach State College in Lake Worth. The closest universities are Florida Atlantic University in Boca Raton and the private Palm Beach Atlantic Univer- sity in West Palm Beach. The University of Central Florida is within a two-hour drive of the northern half of the Treasure Coast cities. The University of Florida has a specialized Medical Entomology Labo- ratory Campus in Vero Beach, devoted to graduate and research studies in biology. H E A L T H C A R E St. Lucie Medical Center is a 229-bed hospital in Port St. Lucie, providing a full range of acute-care services including reha- bilitation, inpatient and outpatient surgery and an orthopedic and spine center. In Fort Pierce, the Lawnwood Regional Medical Center and Heart Institute also offers medical and surgical services, including orthopedics, oncology, intensive care and progressive cardiac care. Tradition Medical Center is a 90-bed state- of-the-art acute care hospital that provides At TWO MEN AND A TRUCKĀ® our goal is to exceed your expectatons by customizing our moving services to your specifc needs. Whether you need help moving furniture from one room to another, or you're moving across town or across the country, we do all we can to make your move a positve experience. Expect this and more: Free, no-obligaton estmates Complimentary padding & stretch wrap Professionally trained & uniformed movers Packing & unpacking services Compettvely priced boxes & packing supplies Jensen Beach 772.398.9995 Vero Beach 772.494.6718 Each franchise is individually owned and operated. U.S. DOT No. 2283705 | MC 780066 | Fla Reg No IM 2072

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