Brandon Barth, our Earth Science teacher, took his students to the planetarium at UVU on January 7th. At the planetarium students were instructed by Physics Professor Phil Matheson. Brandon’s Earth Science students were shown a comparison of sizes between the planets in our solar system with our own sun, and then a comparison of the size […]
On Tuesday, January 12th, the US Government students at Independence were honored by the unique opportunity to have a face-to-face conversation with Mike Lee, a United States senator from Utah. Senator Lee, a staunch defender of the Constitution, spoke with the students about the role Congress plays in the federal government. He expressed his concern […]
The organization Fight the New Drug will present an assembly Dec. 10th at 1pm on the harmful effects pornography has on the brain, the heart, and the world. Community/Parent Night for all adults who love and work with kids (parents, grandparents, teachers, friends, neighbors, etc.) on Thursday, December 10th at 6 p.m at Dixon Middle School. 750 W 200 N. in […]
On November 13, 2015 we had an author visit at Independence High School. Tye Dye wearing Johnny Worthen is a Utah writer who has published several novels and been chosen as Writer of the Year by the Guild of Utah Writers. Included in his books are two Young Adult books Eleanor and Celeste. Eleanor won the Novel of the […]
This week is college week at IHS. Seniors will be applying to colleges of their choice during their connections class (November 16-20th). Students need to remember to have their social security number for the college applications. There is also an open house at UVU this Thursday, November 19th. For more information about the open house […]
On Wednesday, November 11th, Independence High School’s Junior ROTC program sponsored a Veterans Day program to honor local veterans. Our guest speaker Colonel (retired) Robert Dunton, spoke on the need our country has for leadership and challenged students to get the education they will need to have in order to be effective leaders.
Congrats to our boys volleyball team for taking third place in the State tournament. We are so proud of our boys and the hard work they put in this season! Your efforts showed on the court! And big thanks to First Sergeant for being the best coach!