Freshmen Patriot Pride Night

Hello 2016-2017 Freshman Patriot Parent/Guardian,

Independence High School (IHS) is proud to welcome you and your child for the 2016-2017 school year!

You are invited to Independence High School’s Freshmen Patriot Pride Night on Thursday, August 4, 2016, at 6:30 pm. (Click here to view a video.) Students MUST be accompanied by a parent.

Not only will you and your child have an opportunity to get some Patriot Pride, but you both also have a chance to personally meet administration and teachers, while learning about available resources.

By attending this event you and your student will:

  • Meet Independence staff
  • Know the expectations of students and parents
  • Hear about Educational Career Action Plans (ECAP)
  • Gather tips on how to adjust to high school
  • Start developing “Patriot Pride” and school spirit
  • Receive information of support services available to all students
  • Hear from Arizona State University’s (ASU) SPARKS Team
  • Learn about extracurricular activities and athletics

Mark your calendars, and come celebrate the new beginning of high school with your student! (Click here for a printable flyer.)

If you have questions, please email them to You may also call 623.435.6172; your call will be returned as soon as possible when we return from summer.

We look forward to having your family as a part of Independence!

Best Regards,

Independence High School Staff