Piper Aircraft, founded in the 1930s by William Piper, the "Henry Ford of Aviation," is an established icon in Vero Beach. Though the original Piper Cub long symbolized personal aircraft, Piper now manufactures 11 single and twin engine models representing the latest technology. A new personal jet has been test flown and will be manufactured in Vero Beach in response to existing orders for this exciting new aircraft.
Vero Beach High School and Sebastian River High School as well as 3 middle schools and 12 elementary schools serve 14,500 public school students. The Indian River School District is recognized as a leader in computer assisted instruction.
Elementary and secondary private and charter schools offer other educational opportunities.
The Indian River Community College campus provides local post secondary courses.
Vero Beach Sports Village
(formerly Dodgers spring training facility) hosts professional and amateur international, national, collegiate, and high school baseball, football, lacrosse, swimming, softball, and soccer, including instructional clinics and competitive games.
3901 26th Street, Vero Beach, FL 32963