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School leader:  Jean Peterson
700 20th Avenue SW
Independence, IA 50644

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(319) 334-7405
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"Start Here. Succeed Anywhere."

BASIC INFORMATION

  • Before / After care
    Before, After
  • Dress policy
    None, Dress code
  • Transportation
    Buses / vans provided for students
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PROGRAMS & CULTURE

  • Academic focus
    General - school does not emphasize one particular subject
  • Arts
    Graphics, Technical design and production...
  • World languages
    French, Spanish
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8 reviews

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Overall:
Submitted by a student · April 16, 2005
I attended Independence High School for the last three years of my high school education. The school prepared me for college far more than I realized at the time. Teachers were almost allways helpfull and willing to meet with students and go over... more

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Submitted by a student · September 07, 2004
I currently am attending Independence high school. I would have to say the best thing about this school is its band. They have a wonderful band and band director, Mr. David Lang. He is so energized, he wears out me out just watching him. He is so... more

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Submitted by a student · June 30, 2004
Independence High School was great, except for the Math program. The contemporary math system they have been using for the past five years as an experiment was detrimental to many. Combining many subjects and learning them quickly without much... more

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Submitted by a student · April 14, 2004
The high school is great. The math department is very supportive and go out of their way to help the individual student. The band department for 5 consecutive years has gone to state and gotten either 1st or 2nd. It's small town, but wonderfull!... more

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Independence Junior Senior High School
700 20th Avenue SW, Independence, IA  50644
(319) 334-7405
Last modified Independence Junior Senior High School is a Public school that serves grades 7-12. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 5 out of 10 based on academic quality.
Independence Junior Senior High School Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 8 reviews. Top