Independence high school

graduation information

Graduation rehearsal will be held virtually on WEDNESDAY June 24 at 12pm

Students: Please join the Zoom (click here) using the information below.

Meeting ID: 990 4077 3939

Passcode: rehearsal

Family and friends: Please watch the livestream of the graduation rehearsal on our Facebook page (click here).

Graduation will be held virtually on THURSDAY June 24 at 12pm

Students: Please join the zoom using the information found on your invitation. The Zoom information will be posted as the event gets closer. Students MUST be on Zoom by 11:45.

Family and friends: Please watch the livestream of the graduation ceremony on our Facebook page (click here).

A Graduation Celebration will be held at the school on FRIDAY June 25

Graduates may bring up to TWO people with them to come celebrate their graduation! We will have food (a taco truck!), gifts, a photo booth, and students can pick up their diplomas! Please come to the school during your timeslot (see below).*

Please arrive at the time below according to last name

A - G 11:00 - 11:30

H - M 11:30 - 12:00

N - S 12:00 - 12:30

T - Z 12:30 - 1:00

*In order to comply with COVID-19 protocols, masks are required.

trimester 3 schedule information

How do I get my schedule and start my classes?

Step 1: Log in to Jupiter to see your new schedule.

If you cannot access Jupiter, find your CAMBA advocate and call or email them for your new schedule.

Step 2: Once you have your new schedule, find your new google classroom codes and add your new classes

Class codes are listed by subject and teacher. Please find the code matching the class on your schedule. Please note that you must log in with your school @NYCSTUDENTS.NET email account. For more information on how to activate or reset your password, see below.

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

updates for families

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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

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