Hey Independence students and staff! The library is putting on an awesome challenge this year! All you have to do is check out a library book each month! If you check out a book you get a pin! Each pin will have a different animal on it! If you check out a book each month […]
Each week two teachers choose two students as their student of the week. These students are chosen for displaying at least one of our school values. Those values are perseverance, respect, integrity, decision-making skills, and excellence. We are so proud of our students who have been chosen so far this year!
The Parent Academy is honored and excited to host a workshop with Tom Hughes for all students, parents, and faculty in the Provo City School District. Don’t miss this great opportunity to learn from Tom how to build the skills you need to reach your goals! It will be held Tuesday, Sept. 3rd from 6-7pm […]
Stephen received a bachelor’s degree in English from Brigham Young University and a teaching certificate from Utah Valley University. In his free time, Stephen loves to do creative writing and read. He worked at a movie theater for four years, and so he loves all things movies. He also worked as a Civil War-era memorabilia photographer and […]
Major Sargent Smith is very excited to be a part of our great team at Independence High School. He recently retired from 27 years of active duty military service. His lives with his family in Payson, where him and his wife just celebrated their 20 year wedding anniversary. Together they have four children where they […]
Recently, teachers from all parts of the Provo City School District got a chance to do some digging and exploring around the Fossil Butte National Monument. Our very own Brandon was one of those cool teachers that went. The expedition started off with a trip to “America’s Aquarium in Stone,” which boasts an impressive, fossilized […]