.:Inspiring Greatness:.

Reminder: School is in Session Monday April 21st !

April 17, 2014 • Top Story

Reminder: School WILL be in session on Monday April 21st!

Full Story»

Elementary Schools»

Procter’s Career Night

Procter students and families were able to explore various career opportunities last evening at Procter’s Career Family Literacy Night.

Fairmount Career Day

Fairmount celebrated their second annual Career Day with 26 presenters. Volunteers from the community also helped make the event a success. Presenters included illustrator Cheryl Harness, Bayer scientists, a Google Fiber representative, a banker, Wayside Waifs worker, the Army, an electrician and many more.

More stories...

Middle Schools»

Bridger Raises Money for the Heart Association!

Bridger had the opportunity to raise money for the American Heart Association and have some fun at the same time.

Bridger Students volunteer at Harvesters !

A group of Bridger students volunteered at Harvester’s this past Saturday to sort through massive boxes of potatoes.

More stories...

High Schools»

Truman High School Theatre Department Presents Boys Next Door

The Truman High School Theatre Department is presenting the comedy The Boys Next Door by Tom Griffin on April 23, 24, and 25 (Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday) at 7:00 p.m. The Boys Next Door takes place in a group home for males with intellectual disabilities. The play provides comical and touching insights of the trials and tribulations of these heart-warming characters.

Truman High School Receives State and National Student Council Award

For its exemplary record of leadership, service, and activities that serve to improve the school and community, Truman High School has been awarded a 2014 National Gold Council of Excellence Award by the National Association of Student Councils (NASC). And the Honor Council Committee of Missouri Association of Student Councils is pleased to announce that Truman High School Student Council has been awarded the Missouri Association of Student Councils Gold Honor Council Award

More stories...

District Wide»

Independence hosts third annual Hispanic Community Connection

More than 150 ISD students and parents spent time at Three Trails Elementary to get the chance to talk to community organizations who serve Spanish speaking families. Representatives from Mid-Continent Public Libraries answered questions about the programs they offer.

ISD Teachers Win 2014 Harry S. Truman Memorial Scholarship

The 2014 Harry S. Truman Memorial Scholarship Fund selects two Independence School District teachers as this year’s winning recipients.

Aimee Jones of Little Blue Elementary and Jenna Wise from Blackburn Elementary will both receive funds to use in their classrooms.

More stories...


Alerts & FYI

Board of Education Meeting
Tuesday, May 13th at 6:00 PM
201 N Forest Ave


By providing quality education, the Independence School District will ensure that each learner will achieve the skills and self-confidence to be successful in an ever-changing world.

ISD At A Glance

Events for {{today|date:'EEEE, MMMM d'}}

Cancelled: {{e.event.start.dateTime|date:'h:mm a'}} {{e.event.summary}}
Calendar: {{e.calendarSummary}}

No events have been added to the calendar for today.

No calendars have been loaded yet. Please check back soon.