ISD Students Welcome Students from Japan
The students are visiting from the Independence sister city of Higashimurayama City, Japan.
Van Horn Students Attend MU Health Professions Summit
Students from Van Horn High School’s PLTW Biomedical Science program attended the MU Health Professions Summit this summer.
Bell times for the 2016-2017 school year
Please note updated bell times for the 2016-2017 school year.
ISD Student Gets His Dream
Little Blue Elementary student Nick Tharp recently returned from his dream vacation on a Disney Cruise thanks to the Dream Factory.
2016-2017 School Supply Lists
Download the basic school supply lists for the 2016-2017 school year.
Important Update on Public Recycling at ISD Schools
The Independence School District will no longer offer public recycling at our schools and facilities. We apologize that we will no longer be able to extend this service to our patrons as of July 8th, 2016.
Thank you Project Shine Volunteers!
Thank you to more than 1000 incredible volunteers who helped with Project Shine!
ISD Students Visit Japan
ISD students are part of a delegation visiting the Independence sister city of Higashimurayama City, Japan this week.
ISD STEM Students Win $15,000 from Ford NGL
Congratulations to Van Horn and William Chrisman students, winners of $15,000 from Ford NGL to put toward innovative community projects. ISD Academies in action!
GCB Celebrates 20 Years
The public is invited to attend the Showcase of the Arts, GCB’s culminating event, at Truman High School on June 30 at 7:45 p.m.