Important Summer Information

IHS Summer Hours and Registration
Office Hours

IHS Summer Hours and Registration

Administrative Office Hours
The Administration Office is open from 7:30 am to 4:30 pm, Monday through Thursday, and closes at 4:00 on on Friday.  Please note that Registration and Counseling closes at 3:30 pm, M-F, to allow for processing of new registrations.

Registration Information

ALL FRESHMEN WHO COMPLETED THEIR REGISTRATION PACKET ARE REQUIRED TO COMPLETE PLACEMENT TESTING IN BOTH MATH AND READING.  Testing is available on JULY 23 from 7:30 am to 11:30 am, and on JULY 24 from 1:00 pm to 3:30 pm.  Testing takes about 1 hour, and parents are not required to be present, so walk or bike on down to IHS and get it done!  Report to the Media Center building in the center of campus.


Students must attend the scheduled time below

based on the first letter of their last name. 


Time               Tuesday                  Wednesday                            Thursday               

                         July 28th                     July 29th                           July 30th                                                                                                                              

7:30                    A                                K-L                                   T-V          

8:30                    B                                 M                                    W-Z        

9:30                    C                                 N                                    *Make-up  

10:00                  D                                O                                        

12:30                 E-F                               P-Q                                    Registration closes at

1:30                   G                                  R                                        11:30.  Students not

2:30                   H-J                               S                                         completing walk-thru

                                                                                                                   registration will have

                                                                                                          their schedule

  dropped and will lose

                                                                                                        their electives!


  • *If you miss your assigned time you must come during the make-up time.


  • If you will be out of town during registration, please have your parent or guardian call 623-435-6153 to set up a registration time.


  • All freshmen who did not take the placement test in Math and English on July 23-24 should come 1 hour prior to the scheduled time to complete testing.

Incoming freshmen and students new to Independence will need to gather these items before coming to Independence for registration:
1. Proof of Residency (current Utility Bill with a "service at" address)
2. Withdrawal paperwork from previous school attended
3. Current Immunization Records
4. Birth Certificate
5. Parent's / Guardian's Photo ID

Freshmen Patriot Pride Night
Thursday, August 6 at 6:30 pm
Parents and Guardians can receive information for their student, including curriculum and other need to know Independence High School items. Click here for a printable Parent Letter Information.

Other information:

If you need to schedule ELL testing (AZELLA), please schedule your appointment after July 20 by calling 623-435-6153.



Transcript and Education Verification Requests
To Download the Transcript Request form, click here.

Due to summer recess, requests for  transcript and education verification received from June 1 through July 19, 2015 will be processed on Wednesdays between the hours of 12:00 p.m. and 4:00 p.m. (ARIZONA STANDARD TIME).