There seem to be so many options today when it comes to selecting a school. Since not every school is for every student, it is good to know what all of the options mean for your child and how to find the best fit.
There is no comparison. Our proven writing curriculum produces exceptional writers and effective communicators.
Our research-based CWIL™ supports the whole child and provides valuable resources for parents.
Faculty trained in engineering lead an authentic and engaging STEM curriculum.
Partnerships beyond our campus bring enriched opportunities for local and global learning experiences.
Faculty members trained in Project-Based Learning
Field trips per year schoolwide that connect curriculum to the world
Community service hours completed by grades 6-8 during the 2018-19 school year
FIRST LEGO League and LEGO League Jr. teams
Acres on our beautiful, expansive campus with fields, streams and woods
Middle school students in a performing music group or ensemble
Scholarship money awarded to Independence's Class of 2019
Chess tournament trophies during 2018-19 school year
Consecutive-match unbeaten streak for tennis, dating back to 2011
What an amazing night we had at our Gale & Auction, "Denim and Diamonds," on Saturday, April 17. We had no idea that one year after hosting our first virtual auction, we would once again be virtual. Thanks to your generosity and support, the event was a sparkling success! The final results are in... We raised over $83,000 for our amazing school.
The Independence School is proud to have been recently named a Chartered Partner of the Year by the Iron Hill District of the Boy Scouts of America.
The Independence School presented its annual Alumni Awards during the school’s virtual Founders’ Day ceremony on Friday, April 9. The Alumni Awards program, established in 2018 honors graduates who demonstrate outstanding achievement, leadership or innovation in a particular field, whether in his or her profession or through volunteer activities or personal dedication to a cause.
Independence joyfully marked its 43rd birthday with a virtual Founders' Day assembly and celebration on April 9. The virtual gathering included the presentation of special scholarships and Alumni Awards.
Congratulations to our Science Olympiad participants! Independence students were very successful at this year's tournament, including a first-place finish for Zaden and Diogo on Density Lab and many top 3 finishers.