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Independence School District
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  • INDEPENDENCE, MO

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grade B
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade B minus
  2. Diversity
    grade A
  3. Teachers
    grade A minus
  4. College Prep
    grade B
  5. Clubs & Activities
    grade B+
  6. Health & Safety
    grade C+
  7. Administration
    grade C+
  8. Sports
    grade B+
  9. Food
    grade C minus
  10. Resources & Facilities
    grade B minus

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Independence School District is an above average, public school district located in INDEPENDENCE, MO. It has 14,711 students in grades PK, K-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 15 to 1. According to state test scores, 34% of students are at least proficient in math and 43% in reading.

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201 NORTH FOREST AVENUE
INDEPENDENCE, MO 64050

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Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
43%
Percent Proficient - Math
34%
Average Graduation Rate
93%
Average SAT
1200
16 responses
Average ACT
23
511 responses

Students

Diversity
grade A
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
14,711
Free or Reduced Lunch
66.9%

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
15:1
National
17:1
Average Teacher Salary
$56,704
Teachers in First/Second Year
12.6%

Finances

Expenses Per Student
$11,983 / student
National
$12,239
Education Expenses
  • Instruction
    54%
  • Support Services
    40%
  • Other
    6%

Living in the Area

grade B+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade B+
  2. Good for Families
    grade B
  3. Housing
    grade B
Median Household Income
$50,592
National
$62,843
Median Rent
$864
National
$1,062
Median Home Value
$114,100
National
$217,500

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