Recent News

ISD Honors 2018 McCoy Award Recipients

Proud parents, guardians, families and teachers filled the William Chrisman High School auditorium to honor 150 recipients of the McCoy Award.

ISD Freshmen Explore Career Options

More than 1,000 ISD freshmen visited MCC's Business and Technology Center in October, meeting with leaders from more than 60 area businesses during the district’s annual Career Fair.

Independence Arts and Technology Ribbon Cutting

The ISD Academies have a new space for students interested in art, robotics, broadcasting and digital marketing at Independence Arts and Technology.

2018 Independence School District Parade

Thousands took part in the third annual Independence School District parade on Saturday, October 20th.

ISD Parade, ISD Kids Run & Open Houses Information

Mark your calendars to celebrate the Independence School District during the all-district parade on Saturday, October 20th at 9 a.m.

Vaccination Clinics

The Jackson County Health Department is working with your child’s school to give the seasonal influenza vaccine to children at school. If you would like your child to receive the vaccine, please click here to learn more.

ISD Honored with Early Childhood Education Award

The Independence School District has received the Early Childhood Education Program of the Year Award presented by the Missouri School Board Association.

Glendale Celebrates 30 Years with Japanese Sister School

More than 30 delegates from Higashimurayama, Japan visited the Independence School District, celebrating 30 years of friendship between Glendale and Megurita Elementary as Sister Schools.

Preschool Screenings Underway in the ISD

Preschool screenings are underway for children ages three and four entering preschool in the Independence School District.

Welcome Back to School in the ISD!

Thank you to everyone who shared first-day photos on our Facebook page as we started another amazing school year.

Mission 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, December 11, 2018 at 6 p.m.

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