Staff posing together and smilingThree students work together in classTwo students work on an assignment in Spanish classMr. Stanley holds a chemistry formulaThe members of Book Club reading togetherDr. Ron Smolkin holds a loaf of Mr. Wisell's bread

Daily Life at Independence HS

A look at some of our activities in and out of the classroom at Independence High School.

Students visit Princeton UniversityStudents go apple picking Students walk around Princeton UniversityAP Computer Science Students attend a coding workshop

Independence HS Field Trips

Over the past year, the students of Independence High School have taken several trips. Some of the places that they have visited include Princeton University, Washington D.C. , the Cooper Hewitt Museum, and Fishkill Farms.

Book Club meetingCOSA students pose together in the hallMr. Wisell bakes a cake for the GSA Club


Some of our after school clubs include Book Club, COSA (Coordinators of Student Activities), Yearbook Club, and GSA. Each club meets once a week. Below is the schedule for each club and who to contact if you would like to join.

COSA: Meets every Thursday from 2:30 to 4:30 in G3. See Ms. Ortiz in G3 or Ms. Anello in G17 to learn more.

Book Club: Meets every Wednesday from 1:40 to 2:30 in G17. See Ms. Anello in G17 or Mr. Grondin in G4 to find out which book we are currently reading.

GSA: See Mr. McKeel in G16 or Ms. Shull in G8 to find out when the next meeting is.