ACADEMIES AT INDEPENDENCE HIGH SCHOOL
Did you know that there are THREE academies at Independence?
FINANCE -- S.T.E.A.M. -- TEACHING
Now is the time to start planning for next year! The academy programs
at Independence offer you a great opportunity to experience and explore
the career areas of electronics, finance & business, space technology,
contact Ms. Jay
visit her in room C308
visit him in room M38
contact Mr. Johnson
visit him in room M54
We are NOW
accepting applications for the 2016-2017 school year.
that applying for an Academy does not guarantee acceptance. You will be
contacted after we have had a chance to review your application.
Make sure you check the appropriate box on the course selection sheet to be enrolled into a special program
Why join an Academy?
- Being part of an
academy looks great on your college applications and it is an excellent
way to become part of the IHS community.
- Academy teachers
will be visiting your English, Math, and/or Science class soon. They
will be able to give you an application, as well as answer any questions
or concerns you might have.
- Join an Academy
for your sophomore or junior year! Applications are still be accepted
for the 2008-09 School Year.
- Apply on-line today!
an Academy, you will:
- Go on field trips
and enjoy fun activities.
- Receive support
and special help if you need it.
- Be in classes
with students who have similar interests.
- Have a counselor
for the Academy.
- Work with the
same classmates in different classes.
- Learn more about
a career you may want to pursue.
- Prepare for college.
- Enjoy the idea
of being in a small school within a large school.
- Take courses which
will meet college requirements.
- Have teachers
who are dedicated to helping you succeed.
- You will make great
Questions about the
Academies? Please contact our Academy coordinators
Still not sure????
ASK AN ACADEMY STUDENT!