Independence high school

2021-2022 School Year information

There is no remote learning option for students. All students must report to the school building in order to be marked present for the day. School starts at 8:00am on Monday, September 13th. See you then!


Independence High School Orientation Dates

the board

Looking for IHS updates? Go to The Board, our virtual bulletin board, and find infomation about important dates and upcoming events!

Required DOE STUDENT email Accounts to use google classroom

Required DOE Student Accounts

The DOE now REQUIRES ALL STUDENTS to use the new DOE student email accounts. Create your NEW ACCOUNT or RESET YOUR PASSWORD

New York City MYSCHOOLS account for Parents

The NYC Schools Account (NYCSA) is an app that lets you see your student’s grades, attendance, fitness results, schedule, and more from anywhere and in all DOE languages. Create a MYSCHOOLS account


Independence High School is a New York City transfer school working with students ages seventeen to twenty-one, specializing in credit accumulation in a supportive environment.

Five enthusiastic students at graduation.  Big Smiles!

Contact Info

850 10TH AVENUE, NEW YORK, NY 10019

PHONE: 212-262-8067

FAX: 212-262-8110

Transit Directions:

  • 59th St. Columbus Circle stop on the ACBD1

  • 57th and 7th stop on the NQRW

  • 7th Ave on the BDE

Photo Gallery

All staff members smiling and happyStudents working on a computerStudent smiling in a classroomStudent presenting a project in classStudents reading in classStudents in class

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