All ISD Schools Closed, Students Returning Monday, April 27

Coronavirus Precautions & Resources

Click here for the latest updates on the Independence School District's coronavirus precautions and resources.

Recent News

ISD Grab & Go Meals

Monday, March 23 through Friday, March 27, the Independence School District will continue serving “grab and go” lunches (which will also include breakfast for the following day) to all children under the age of 18.

All ISD Schools Closed – Students Returning on Monday, April 27th

We have received new information from local leaders that schools will remain closed through at least April 24th.

Congratulations ISD Classified Employees of the Year

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

Kindergarten Registration Night – Postponed

Updated March 16, 2020. Kindergarten Registration has been postponed. We will communicate additional information in the weeks ahead.

Congratulations ISD Teachers of the Year

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

ISD Culinary Places Among Top Teams in State

The district's first Management Team placed third and the Culinary Team placed fifth out of 18 Missouri school districts.

Inspire Friends Mentor ISD Students

Inspiring Greatness! More than 150 Independence School District Foundation volunteers serve as mentors to empower and support students through the Inspire Friends program. Visit to learn more about the ISD Foundation and ways to get involved!

ISD Schools Celebrate the Kansas City Chiefs

Students and staff in the Independence School District showed their Kansas City pride by incorporating the Kansas City Chiefs into their classrooms.

ISD Academies Host Jamboree

All 8th-11th grade ISD students had the opportunity to participate in our Academy Jamboree on Thursday, January 23. 

Students Fill Leadership Buckets as Part of Leader In Me Initiative

Students in Ms. Guzman's second grade class at Three Trails Elementary spent time learning about leadership and filling each other's buckets as part of the Leader In Me initiative.

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, April 14, 2020 at 6 p.m.

Visible Calendars