ISD Academies Honored as Education Innovator of the Year
The Missouri Chamber of Commerce has named the Academies of the Independence School District the Education Innovator of the Year.
Van Horn Hall of Honor Inductees
Congratulations to Hector Barreto, James Bodenhamer and Charlie Shields, who have been inducted into the Van Horn High School Hall of Honor.
Progress as Promised – Bond Project Updates
Plans and construction in the Independence School District are moving forward after voters passed a $38 million bond in April with an overwhelming majority of 84.95% support.
Influenza Vaccine Clinics at ISD Schools
The City of Independence Health Department is working with VaxCare and your child’s school to give the seasonal influenza vaccine to children at school. Click on the story for forms and school dates/times.
ISD Athletic Events Featured on Free Tap Sports Radio
Listen to ISD high school athletic events using Free Tap Sports Radio and never miss a game.
Solar Eclipse Offers Great Learning Opportunities in the ISD
Students and staff in the Independence School District eagerly awaited the solar eclipse on August 21.
Bell Times for the 2017-2018 School Year
School starts in the ISD on Thursday, August 17. Please note the start and dismissal bell times for the upcoming school year.
Vaccination Requirements for ISD Students
The Independence School District along with the City of Independence Health Department will offer required vaccines for ISD middle and high school students.
Registration and Back to School Information
We are ready to welcome students back to school! The first day of the 2017-18 school year is August 17.
ISD Wellness Expo Features Free Health Services and 5K
A wide variety of health services are available free of charge during the ISD Wellness Expo and 5K at William Chrisman High School on July 22.