Independence Academy

Holiday Happenings!

All IA students and their families are invited to join us and enjoy
Chili and Cinnamon Rolls
Family Photo
Holiday Carols
Thursday, December 7, 5:00-6:30 pm
Independence Academy Cafeteria
This is a free open house style event.  
Our Calendar

Students recieved a copy of the student handbook. The handbook provides an overview of school policies and procedures. Parents, guardians, and students should review the handbook, paying particular attention to information pertaining to your student's program. 

IA Student Handbook

ISD Elementary Handbook

Independence Academy

Independence Academy 

600 W. Mechanic
Independence, MO 64050

Phone: 816.521.5505
Fax: 816.521.5613



Principal: Rebecca Bressman

Associate Principal: Wendy Kline

Assistant Principal: Sarah Jones

School Schedule

Alternative High School

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday 
7:20am - 2:04pm


7:20am - 1:31pm

Elementary, Middle, DT High School and Long-Term Suspension

Monday through Friday

7:25am - 2:00pm

Missouri Option

     7:20am -10:20am (Morning Session)

11:00am - 2:00pm (Afternoon Session)


Mission Statement

Empowering individuals to thrive!