This week's Student Government Association (SGA) Book Drive resulted in overflowing bins of books. The books will be donated to Bethany Christian Services Orphanage.
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
A senior at Howard University, Michaella is just the third student in Howard University history to receive this prestigious award. It is presented by the British Government following a rigorous selection process.
A grandparent of a current Independence student has offered to match every grandparent's donation to our Annual Fund (up to $10,000) between now and December 31, 2019.
The Independence School is pleased to announce a generous gift to the school from the Fraser family in the form of a new scholarship for currently enrolled 7th and 8th grade students.
Business manager Kathy Neal becomes the first person in school history to reach 40 years
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.