News & Information

ISD Graduations at Sporting Kansas City’s Children’s Mercy Park

Graduation is rescheduled for July 11th at Sporting Kansas City's Children's Mercy Park with William Chrisman at 9 a.m., Van Horn at 10:30 a.m. and Truman at 12 p.m.

2020-2021 School Year – FAQ

Our intention is for school to look as it has in the past but with increased cleaning and safety protocols due to COVID-19.

Registration for the 2020-2021 School Year

You have the option to select ISD in-person or ISD Virtual Learning (through Canvas) for your student for the 2020-2021 school year.

ISD Summer Success Safety Procedures

Our priority is the safety and well-being of students and staff, so we have implemented many policies to try to protect those in our schools and on our buses.

Summer Success Bell Times

Summer Success will be held both in-person and virtual July 6th through July 31st Monday through Friday for all grade levels. View Summer Success locations below:

A Message From ISD Superintendent Dr. Dale Herl

Racism has no place in our schools, our community or our world. We condemn racism and violence. Even though school is not in session, we want to be clear that we stand with our staff and students and are here to support you.

Early Education in the ISD

If you or someone you know is interested in Early Education in the Independence School District, we are now scheduling screenings for possible enrollment.

Kindergarten Registration

Kindergarten registration is now open for the 2020-2021 school year at

Congratulations ISD Classified Employees of the Year

Congratulations Classified Employees of the Year in the Independence School District!

Congratulations ISD Teachers of the Year

Congratulations to all of our Teachers of the Year in the Independence School District.

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, July 14, 2020 at 6 p.m.

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