February MCV and Tdap Clinics
The City of Independence Health Department will provide two important services for ISD middle and high school students during the month of February. IHD clinicians will come to the schools and administer Tdap and MCV immunizations. Tdap is a booster offering continued protection from diphtheria, tetanus and whooping cough (pertussis). MCV offers protection from Meningococcal […]
All Things Independence Student Operated Store
The All Things Independence store on the historic Independence Square is operated by ISD students. The store is one of the hands-on, experiential learning opportunities designed for ISD students as part of the ISD Academies.
ISD High School Students are Learning to Teach
Check out this new video about our Arts and Education Academy, Early Education and K-12 Education Pathways at all ISD high schools. This video shows the great work happening within our ISD Academies by our students and teachers. #isdstrong
Van Horn Teacher Honored with STEM Award
Congratulations to Van Horn teacher Debbie Cox, recipient of the 2016 WiSTEMM Educator Award for her incredible work helping young women in STEM. Her amazing work with students has even been highlighted by Will.i.am from the Black Eyed Peas and at the White House Science Fair which included a meeting with President Obama.
Mill Creek Celebrates International Walk to School Day
Hundreds from Mill Creek Elementary joined together for International Walk to School Day this week. Fox 4 News reported from the walk and it was very special to see so many students, parents, teachers and community members come together.
150th Anniversary Celebration Parade
All of our 29 schools represented in our ISD 150th parade – check out this new video capturing all the excitement. Thank you to the thousands of students, staff and community members who made this possible. It was a truly amazing day thanks to all of you! #isdstrong
William Chrisman Wins Wagon Wheel at New Truman Stadium
When Truman and William Chrisman played their rivalry game September 2, 2016, it was the first true home game between the two at Truman Stadium. Congratulations to Chrisman for taking home the Wagon Wheel trophy!