VAPA DAY – Auditions to be held on Saturday, May 12th

Hello Future Charter Students!   What is VAPA Day?   VAPA Day is a day to showcase your talents and meet your teachers. Students will have the opportunity to audition into more challenging classes based on abilities.   No one will be denied entry into the VAPA program of his/her interest.   When is VAPA Day? …

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Troupe 6649 Receives Superiors At Florida Thespian State Festival – Watch Video

IRCHS Theatre’s mainstage production of One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest won superior awards, an individual event won Critic’s Choice, and all other IE’s won excellent and superior ratings. Shortly after arriving to tampa, Troupe 6649 quickly realized that the layout of the theatre for their Mainstage performance of One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest, changed completely. The change required them to modify nearly…

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IRCHS art students attend National Portfolio Day

Written By: Lucie Burke Did you do something life-changing to kick off the new year? Portfolio students did! On Jan. 22, four Indian River Charter High School students attended National Portfolio Day at the Ringling College of Art in Sarasota. IRCHS Art Educator Mrs. Burke attended as a chaperon. National Portfolio Day is a college…

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IRCHS At The Florida Music Educators Association All-State Conference

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Dezmond “Moss” Rogers rehearsing with the Florida All-State Orchestra. Video by David Heroux, IRCHS Director of Orchestra Studies. Each year, 7th through 12th grade Florida orchestra students are given the opportunity to audition for three grade-level All-State orchestras; 7th-8th, 9-10th and the 11th-12th Orchestras. These orchestras rehearse and perform at the annual FMEA (Florida Music…

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Delight at the Museum, thanks to holiday activities

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“It’s the hap-happiest season of all,” and December at the Vero Beach Museum of Art is one of the best places to kick it off with an infusion of holiday fun. More than 1,700 people did just that at the 35th Annual Holidays at the Museum hosted by the Friends of the Vero Beach Museum…

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Florida Thespian Festival Results

Congratulations to the IRCHS competitive acting team who earned a total of 62 Superior Medals and 38 Excellent Medals at the District Individual Event Competition. A special congratulations to William Commerford for receiving Best In Show, beating out all other soloists, with his performance of King of the Forest from Wizard of Oz. Will and…

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IRCHS drama club gets into sewing of things

Drama teacher Michael Naffziger had just wrapped up a student production at Indian River Charter High School when a big brawny dad approached him. “Are you the man who taught my son to sew?” he asked. Yes, Naffziger told him, resisting the urge to cower. “Well, I want to shake your hand,” said the dad.…

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