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Fifth Graders show off new art projects

Art teacher Kristie McKeen teaches color scheme and balanced design with an art project. The pieces were created by folding colorful, rectangular paper sheets placed in a symmetrical pattern.

Chrisman Track is Fox 4/Hy-Vee Team of the Week

The William Chrisman Boys and Girls Track Teams was chosen as the Hy-Vee and Fox 4 Team of the Week.  Both the boys and the girls track teams won the Bill Summa Relays for the first time in school history on Saturday April14th. The event, hosted by Chrisman, has been run for 52 years.  The teams was honored at […]

Alicia Jackson Honored with Counselor of the Year Award

Alicia Jackson, counselor at Truman HS was informed that she has been selected as the winner of Greater Kansas City School Counselors Association Counselor of the Year Award.

THS Students Recognized at 5th District Congressional Art Competition

Truman HS Students were recognized during the 5th Congressional District Art Competition.

William Chrisman Reptile Club Tours Omaha Zoo

The William Chrisman Reptile Club got a behind the scenes look into the Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium on Saturday.Throughout the day the Reptile Club got to explore and see different parts of the zoo and aquarium.

Kindergarten Roundup 2012

To help families prepare for kindergarten and to help the district plan for the upcoming school year, all elementary schools will host “kindergarten roundup” sessions for incoming kindergarten students.
To be eligible for kindergarten in the Independence School District children must be 5 years old before Aug. 1st. The dates and times for each school are posted below.

2012 Athletic Summer Camp Schedules Now Available

There will be athletic summer camps on all three High School campuses. We now have the schedules and registration information posted.