Viera High School

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Viera High School
Location
Viera, Florida
United States 32940
Information
Type Public
Motto To Serve Every Student with Excellence as the Standard
Established 2006
Principal Miguel Alba
Grades 9-12
Color(s) Green, Gold, White
Mascot Hawk
Information (321) 632-1770
Website
Information gathered from the 2012-13 Accountability Reports

Viera High School is a public high school located in Viera, Florida. It is part of the Brevard County School District.

History[edit]

It was the fifteenth high school in the district and the first of the 21st Century Classroom schools in the county. The school opened on September 8, 2006, with a student body of 961 and 64 faculty and staff. In 2010 the student body had grown to 2,100 students and over 150 faculty and staff.[citation needed] In the 2011-2012 school year, the student body had grown to at least 3,000 or more, and over 170 faculty and staff.[citation needed] About a third of the teachers have no dedicated classroom, and instead move from room to room throughout the day.[citation needed]

Campus[edit]

The school is located on a 50 acres (20 ha) campus with a student capacity of 2,338.[1] The estimated budget for the project is $46,000,000. H. J. High Construction Company was contracted to design and build the facility.[2]

Academics[edit]

In 2011, students averaged a score of 71 on the advanced-placement examinations, among the highest in the region.[3]

Athletics[edit]

The school fields teams in 18 different sports including football, baseball, cross country and volleyball.[4]

The girls won the school's first 4A state championship in soccer in 2013-5.[5]

Activities[edit]

The school offers students the following activities:[6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Viera
  2. ^ H.J. High
  3. ^ Viera High School
  4. ^ http://www.edline.net/pages/VieraHS/Viera_Athletics/Sports
  5. ^ McCallum, Brian (February 8, 2015). "Viera cruises to Class 4A title". Florida Today (Melbourne, Florida). pp. 1C. Retrieved February 8, 2015. 
  6. ^ http://www.edline.net/pages/VieraHS/Clubs___Activities

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 28°15′09″N 80°44′10″W / 28.252374°N 80.735975°W / 28.252374; -80.735975