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Messy Night

October 12, 2015

Several hundred Early Education students in the Independence School District enjoyed learning while getting messy at the annual “Messy Night”. Youngsters got to take part in educationally driven activities including shaving cream drawing, an erupting volcano, play-doh, collage-making, singing and dancing. Thanks to all who participated and to the amazing ISD staff who made it […]

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Chrisman Celebrates National School of Character Designation

Sporting bright t-shirts and brighter smiles, William Chrisman students celebrated their 2015 National School of Character status by posing for a group picture inside Independence All-School Stadium. Chrisman was one of just 64 schools nationwide and one of only four in the Kansas City area (Ott Elementary was also honored as a 2015 National School […]

ISD School Board Member Receives Prestigious Award

ISD School Board Member Jill Esry has been honored with the Paul Morris Community Service Award. This award recognizes one outstanding individual each year in the state of Missouri who provides exemplary leadership through school board service and additional community service achievements and activities. Esry was selected based on her demonstrated commitment to public education […]

Truman Homecoming Game – Important Information

Truman Homecoming October 2, 2015 at 7 p.m. You can buy tickets at Truman High School in the front office, Monday through Friday between 8 a.m. and noon. Tickets are $5 for adults and $3 for children.  We expect large crowds so we hope you will arrive early to help ease traffic congestion and allow […]

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