Recent News

Important Summer Success Information

We are excited to welcome students to Summer Success on Wednesday, May 29, 2019!

ISD High School Graduation Ceremonies

Mark your calendars! ISD graduation ceremonies will be held Saturday, May 25th, 2019 at the Community of Christ Auditorium.

Breakfast and Lunch Served this Summer in the ISD

Thanks to a federally funded program coordinated through the Independence School District Nutrition Services Department, children and teenagers have the opportunity to receive free school breakfasts and lunches on weekdays this summer.

ISD High School Seniors Attend District’s First College and Career Fair

The Independence School District partnered with more than 50 area colleges and business to host a free College and Career Fair for all ISD high school seniors.

Ott Elementary Earns Lighthouse Recognition as Leader In Me School

Lighthouse Certification is a significant benchmark as it recognizes outstanding results demonstrated by schools implementing the Leader In Me initiative.

ISD Retirees Honored at Annual Banquet

Thank you to our retirees for your years of service to the students of the Independence School District!

Independence Community Shines at ISD Academy Awards

Congratulations to the students, teachers and Industry Partners honored at the First Annual Academy Awards on May 4. The Academy Awards celebrated the hard work and dedication of all involved in the ISD Academies.

Early Education Registration in the ISD

The Independence School District has one of the largest Early Education Programs in Missouri, currently serving more than 850 children.

Summer Success in the ISD

Enroll today in Summer Success by clicking the Summer 2019 tab at the top of the page.

Van Horn Science Wins Big at Greater Kansas City Science & Engineering Fair

Van Horn High School students Taylor Bushart, Bryanna Counts, Jared Huddleston, Mary Johnson and Emily Kilventon each received multiple awards for their impressive work displayed at the Greater Kansas City Science and Engineering Fair!

Mission 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.

School Calendars

Upcoming Board of Education Meeting
Tuesday, June 11, 2019 at 6 p.m.

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