Founded in 1969, the Indian River School District is one of the largest school districts in the state of Delaware. It operates elementary, middle and high schools that serve more than 8,000 students and employ over 800 employees. The district s elementary schools provide reading, writing, math, science and social studies programs. The Indian River School District s high schools offer a variety of career pathway programs that allow students to take a series of sequential courses. In addition, its school offer special education and gifted and talented education programs. The district s schools also provide after-school, Title I and extended-day care programs. The Indian River School District is located in schools offer a variety of breakfast and lunch menu options, including baked beans, salads, muffins, mixed vegetables, milk and chicken nuggets.