Independence Elementary where all individuals are inspired to think and learn Independently and show good character at all times.
Please join us in welcoming Phil Milligan who joined our Administrative Team on September 8, when Mrs. Bohrmann went on maternity leave. Phil is a retired principal and also has assistant principal experience. He will be able to assist you with anything you may need. You may reach him at 851-5379 or firstname.lastname@example.org. We are excited to have Phil on board through December!
Red Ribbon Week
Oct. 23-Oct. 31
Each day is a different theme
Friday October 24: Keep Drugs Out of the Story of Your Life
Dress up as your favorite storybook character
Please no face masks, face paint, weapons, or inappropriate attire.
Monday October 27: Dream of a Drug Free Land
Wear your pajamas to school
Tuesday October 28: From Head to Toe, I’m Drug Free
Crazy Hair and Silly Socks
Wednesday October 29: Team Up Against Drugs
Wear your favorite team apparel
Thursday October 30: We are “PAWS”itively Drug Free
Bring your favorite small stuffed animal.
Learning Commons Book Collection Guidelines
FHSD Learning Commons have a broad selection of books, in print and online, available for checkout. You may see what we have to offer by clicking on the ‘Learning Commons’ tab on your school’s web page and then select ‘Find a Book’. Destiny, our library management system, will allow you to search the collection by entering specific book titles, authors, or subjects. You may see the E-book collection by clicking the ‘Follett Shelf’ tab, log in with your student’s login credentials:
(Login: firstinitiallastnamelast3digitsofID# and password: student ID)
You may then search the E-book collection by searching in the same manner. We hope you will find that Independence’s collection offers engaging choices that will foster a love of reading in your child. If you have questions or concerns regarding specific items in the collection, feel free to contact Maggie Henke at Maggie.Henke@fhsdschools.org