Independence high school NYC

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.

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Evening And saturday Academy!

Evening and Saturday Academy are back! We are available every night and Saturdays! Want help with work in your current classes? Want to work on making up some Incomplete (NX) grades from last year? A few of your teachers will be LIVE on zoom every weeknight from 6:00pm to 10:00pm and on Saturdays from 9:00am until 7:00pm to help.

Join the NX Academy Google Classroom class with code 6c6q64m for zoom links.

Evening Academy Schedule:

Mondays: ELA, Social Studies, Art

Tuesdays: ELA, Science, Math, ENL/IEP Support

Wednesdays: Science, Math, Art

Thursdays: Social Studies, Math, IEP Support

Fridays: ELA, Art

Saturday Academy Schedule:

Saturdays: English, Math, Science, Social Studies, ENL Support


For Parents: Please Read

There will be NO SCHOOL on Monday, January 17th for Martin Luther King Jr. Day


Please stop by our office (Guidance Suite) or join our Google Classroom with code qjjdwtk for information on:

  • NX packets

  • Credits

  • Graduation

  • Future plans, or

  • Just to talk

interested in joining independence high school?

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

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