The vision of Vanguard High School is to educate students who graduate as life-long learners and responsible, productive citizens of our changing world.
The mission of Vanguard High School is that Vanguard High School will be a safe, caring center for excellence that meets student and community needs through innovative academic and extracurricular programs, committed parental involvement, and exposure to opportunities for success.
The school and community are mutually and continually involved in a multitude of projects. With the approval of the International Baccalaureate Organization, Vanguard began its affiliation year in 1996 when it became the 26th high school in Florida and the only school in Marion County offering this prestigious program.
All Vanguard High School home football games are held at:
2900 NE 36th Avenue
Ocala, FL 34479
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM HOMECOMING FOOTBALL GAME - BOOSTER STADIUM
7:30 PM - 10:00 PM Football vs. FHS at Booster (Senior Night Before the Game)
8:00 PM - 11:00 PM Homecoming Dance - Knights Union
Student's School Day -- 8:35 AM - 2:50 PM (Change from 14-15 School Year)
Student Lunch: $1.75
(If qualified, reduced price is: $0.40 or free)
All conditions MUST be met to attend VHS ACTIVITIES:
10: Less than 10 days OSS/ISS
10%: Must NOT miss more than 10% of assigned classes...Attendance Counts!
2: 2.0 GPA
0: Debt Free
In accordance with E.P.A. regulations, all Marion County Schools have been inspected for asbestos containing materials. The original inspection along with a diagram of the location(s) and a copy of all re-inspections has been made available in the administrative office at each school for review.