The city is host to magnet schools offering ROTC, criminal justice and medical programs to committed students. A wide range of surrounding educational facilities includes outstanding university, college and trade school choices. Nearby medical facilities include a number of the nation's top ranked hospitals and physicians. In fact Palm Beach County boasts over 3,800 beds in 16 hospitals. Civic involvement is a way of life in Lake Worth. More than 150 service and social clubs and a broad range of churches welcome your involvement.
Residents never have to worry about finding something to do. From the Finlandia Festival to power boat racing to the Bryant Park Concert Series, the city offers a wide range of activities. The Kravis Center for the Performing Arts is just minutes away. International rock and country stars can be seen at the newly built Coral Sky Amphitheater. Local galleries include the acclaimed Norton Gallery and Palm Beach Community College Museum. Touch history in the Flagler Museum or visit Lake Worth's very own civic museum for a hands-on experience.
Sports fans have easy access to major league baseball, football, basketball and hockey as well as college sports. Spring training is always a hit. Top-level pro tennis and golf tournaments add an extra dimension to the sports scene. For those who prefer participation, Lake Worth is an ideal location to surf, swim, boat, golf, play tennis, dive off of the city's own artificial reef or just relax on one of the pristine beaches.
In recent years, a number of new home communities including Smith Farm, Journey's End, Winston Trails and Grande Estates have been built to accommodate the thousands of school age families that have relocated to the area. It's no wonder more and more people are proud to call Lake Worth home.