PTA in the Independence School District
The Purpose of Council PTA Independence Council PTA is here to help. We provide support and assistance to the individual school PTAs and coordinate efforts and between local units. Councils help develop leadership, and support and encourage State and National PTA programs and projects. Councils bring people and schools together for a stronger voice for our […]
ISD Shows Significant Academic Growth
The Independence School District is proud to announce significant growth on the Annual Performance Report. The ISD’s score of 95 percent reflects the highest academic growth over the last year of any school district in our area. The ISD scored 133 out of 140 points for 95 percent. That is an increase of 21.8 percent […]
Progress as Promised – Bond Construction Update
Construction continues in the Independence School District thanks to the passage of a $38 million bond to ease overcrowding, eliminate all mobile trailers in the district and advance the Academy model for all ISD high school students. Superintendent Dr. Dale Herl is proud of the progress and thankful for the community support, “I’m so appreciative to […]
ISD Academies Host Jamboree
All 8th-11th grade ISD students had the opportunity to participate in our Academy Jamboree on Tuesday, January 16. The Jamboree allowed parents and students to get more information about ISD Academies and Pathways before students register for classes.
Special Education Students Run Coffee Shops at ISD High Schools
ISD special education students operate the Falcon’s Nest, Patriot Cup and Chrisman Cafe, serving up coffee, snacks and other refreshments to staff and fellow students every morning at each of our high schools.