November 7, 2019 was Outdoor Classroom Day, established by the non-profit group, Project Dirt (now Semble) in 2016 as a campaign to build awareness for the importance of children learning and playing outdoors.
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
On the 30th anniversary of the first undefeated field hockey season in school history, this year’s Independence team added another in the sport. The Patriots recorded seven shutouts in 10 games on the way to a 7-0-3 record.
Proceeds will be donated to Prevent Cancer Foundation.
Independence's orchestra & choral director wrote the composition based on a poem.
The Independence School has completed the Beau Biden Foundation's Shield of Protection® (SOP) assessment.
Andrew Shi, a 2016 graduate of The Independence School, has been named a National Merit Semifinalist.