Due to inclement weather, schools will be closed in the Independence School District on Wednesday, February 20, 2019. Kids Safari and Early Education will be open at their combined site locations.

Recent News

ISD Boundary Information

With the addition of the ISD’s 20th elementary school, the district has made boundary changes, which will begin in the 2019-2020 school year. These boundary changes are necessary to reduce overcrowding, eliminate mobile trailers and allow for growth at schools across the district.

Kindergarten Registration for the 2019-2020 School Year

Mark your calendar for ISD kindergarten registration night on Thursday, April 11 between 5 and 7 p.m. at every district elementary school.

Independence School District Shows Significant Growth on Annual Performance Report

The Independence School District is proud to announce significant growth on the Annual Performance Report. The ISD scored 117 out of 120 points for 97.5 percent.

ISD Updated Student Attendance Calendar 2018-2019

Click here to view the updated student attendance calendar for the 2018-2019 school year.

ISD Students Celebrate Kindness Week

Students across the district are spreading kindness in their schools and our community in celebration of ISD Kindness Week!

ISD Academies Host Jamboree

All 8th-11th grade ISD students had the opportunity to participate in our Academy Jamboree on Thursday, January 24.

Elementary Students Score with Chiefs Inspired Lesson

Excitement for learning and the Kansas City Chiefs are inspiring teachers and students in the Independence School District.

Free Adult Education Program Offered in the ISD

Sign up now for free instructor-led courses designed to prepare you to attain the academic skills needed to successfully pass the HiSet® exam.

Students Perform Holiday Favorites Around the ISD

Listen to these wonderful performances by middle and high school choirs and orchestras as they performed holiday favorites to buildings around the Independence School District.

ISD Students Beyond the Classroom

Take a look at these exciting moments as students learn about local and national history, the water cycle, farm life and more through study trips.

Missouri Assessment Program

The Independence School District has received individual Missouri Assessment Program (MAP) testing results. MAP results will be sent home in January with student report cards.

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, March 12, 2019 at 6 p.m.

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