Recent News

ISD Associate Principal Receives State Honor

Congratulations to Van Horn High School Associate Principal Dr. Randy Oliver on being named the 2022 Missouri Assistant Principal of the Year.

2021 Independence School District Parade

Students, teachers and staff from each of our 30 schools marched around the Independence Square, celebrating our district and community.

Mill Creek Elementary Celebrates National Walk to School Day

Mill Creek Elementary students, parents and teachers joined together for National Walk to School Day on October 5th.

Van Horn High School Stadium Grand Opening

Van Horn High School held a grand opening ceremony for its newly completed stadium on Friday, October 1st.

ISD Partnering with Hazel Health

ISD families can opt-in to Hazel by submitting a signed consent form online here.

Welcome Back to School in the Independence School District

We are excited to safely welcome our students back to school in the Independence School District for the 2021-2022 school year!

Missouri Assessment Program

The Independence School District has received individual Missouri Assessment Program (MAP) testing results.

2021-2022 Back to School Information

Find important back-to-school information for the 2021-2022 school year here.

Five ISD Schools Get Makeover During Project Shine

More than 700 ISD teachers, students, administrators and volunteers spent June 19 cleaning, painting and beautifying five ISD schools during Project Shine.

Class of 2021 Graduation Ceremonies

View Van Horn, Truman and William Chrisman High School Class of 2021 graduation ceremony photos and videos here.

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, December 14, 2021 at 6 p.m.

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