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Age 3 through 8th grade

MY INDY STORY

Why Independence? The reasons are as diverse as our community of learners. Watch as those who have experienced the value of an Independence education share their unique perspectives in the "My Indy Story" video series.

SISSY

Sissy shares the ways in which Independence opened up a different world to her two daughters, both alumnae, and helped them comfortably develop into leaders.


BROOKE

Brooke recalls her experiences joining us in fifth grade from public school and how the outstanding academics, supportive teachers, and a robust variety of extracurricular activities have helped her grow both as a person and student.

RACHEL

Science educator Rachel explains the value of outdoor education and how partnerships, such as ours with Stroud Water Research Center, benefit Independence students in all grade levels.

PORTER & LAURISA

Porter and Laurisa discuss the benefits of a Pre-K–8 school structure and share how Independence helped their two daughters, both recent alumnae, develop into confident young women.

LISA

Lisa explains how the values gained at Independence helped her three alumni children become who they are today and how the school community continues to make an impact on her family, years later.

SOHAN

Sohan, a 2014 Indy graduate, shares his story of how our school inspired him to want to become a doctor and the steps he’s taken to make that dream a reality.

JENN

Jenn explains how Independence’s culture of embracing motivated students helped each of her three daughters discover their passions and excel.

THERESE

Independence art teacher Therese observes how our unique school atmosphere provides her own young children with opportunities to embrace a variety of activities while being helped to flourish as learners in whatever paths they choose.

MYOSHI

Myoshi shares why Independence’s focused global perspective and commitment to STEM provide a strong fit for her daughters, who are interested in careers in science and math.

JEFF

Jeff explains how caring Independence teachers reinforce a passion for learning and why making the investment in the early years of education is setting his young children up for a bright future.

POOJA

Pooja shares how Independence teachers have helped each of her sons shine in his own way by guiding them to develop excellent character, learn independently and take responsibility.