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Shining a Light on Exciting ISD Auditorium Upgrades

July 28, 2015

The auditoriums at Truman, William Chrisman and Van Horn have been bustling with activity this summer.  Those taking the stage are not actors but rather they are professionals installing state-of-the-art lighting and sound.  Students at all three high schools will now have the opportunity to perform in a more professional setting.  Harvest Productions installation team […]

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Marine Biology Students Learn About Life Along the Missouri

ISD marine biology students traded the classroom for the riverfront, exploring aquatic life and cleaning up debris along the Missouri River. Nearly a dozen students joined teacher Leslie Mallinson for a boat trip from LaBenite Park for the unique educational experience. “Many may think what happens along the Missouri has very little to do with […]

ISD Class of 2015 Commencement on TV in July

Relive the excitement of graduation when BSSD-TV (Comcast Channel 15/AT&T U-verse Channel 99 in Independence) and City 7, the Independence government-access channel, broadcast ISD high school commencement exercises, in their entirety, throughout July. BSSD-TV airs ISD graduation ceremonies July 21-23 from 6 to 10 p.m. Truman’s commencement airs Tuesday, July 21, Van Horn’s Wednesday, July […]

Truman’s Hart Named to USA Volleyball National Roster

  Truman High School junior Alexis ‘Lexi’ Hart was one of just 20 players named to the 2015 U.S. Girls’ Youth National Training Team (GYNTT) roster by USA Volleyball. Hart will vie for one of 12 positions on the U.S. National Team participating in this year’s International Volleyball Federation (FIVB) Volleyball Girls’ Youth World Championship […]


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