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Contact Information
Independence Elementary School
915 East Main Street
PO Box 707
Independence, VA 24348

Phone: 276-773-2722
Fax: 276-773-9566

Daily Schedule

over 2 years ago

Independencence Elementary School Daily Schedule

·         7:40- Doors open and breakfast begins

·         8:05- Students enter classrooms, unpack, and get ready for the day

·         8:15- Announcements, Pledge of  Allegiance and moment of silence

·         8:20  Tardy Bell-Instruction begins ( any child not seated and ready to learn by this bell is                                                 considered tardy)

·         10:50 - 12:45 Lunch- (schedule varies by class)

·         1:30 - 2:30 Snack- (schedule varies by class)

·         3:06 First Dismissal Bell- Load busses 25 & 37

·         3:11 Second Dismissal Bell- Load all other busses

·         3:15 Third Dismissal Bell- Parent Pick-up begins

  • 3:30- All students should be picked up


IES Vision Statement

over 2 years ago

Independence Elementary is an active partnership where students, staff, faculty, parents, and the community are committed to developing life-long enthusiastic learners in a positive and safe environment.  Our collaborative learning community strives to promote the individual physical, social, emotional, and cognitive development of all students.


State Reporting & Assessment
2016 Title I Distinguished School

Congratulations IES Faculty, Staff, and Students
for being recognized by the State Board of Education as a
2016 Title I Distinguished School!

IES was recognized for meeting all state and federal accountability requirements for two consecutive years and achieving average reading and mathematics pass rates at the 60th percentile or higher.

Thank you to everyone who helped us achieve this honor!