Administration Building

ICSD Administration

Superintendent: Jean Peterson

Address: 1207 1st. St. W.
Independence, IA 50644

Phone: 319-334-7400
Office: 7:30 am - 3:45 pm

PTO - Parent Teacher Organization

"School supply packs, a new music rug for East Elementary, and books and book category markers for the libraries are just some of the items provided by the Independence PTO."


Mission Statement

The Independence PTO serves students, teachers, and families in Junior Kindergarten through 6th grade in the Independence Community School District. The PTO has funded many things for the school over the years and has just recently been awarded a Friends of Education Award by the school for all the great things PTO has done within the schools.  PTO has fully funded this year’s 5th grade field trip to Living History Farms and 6th grade trip to Camp EWALU, where the students learn valuable leadership and teamwork skills.
The PTO also purchased a Mustang water bottle for every student in JK-6th grade at the beginning of this school year to keep kids hydrated during those warm first weeks of school. The PTO purchased 40 school supply packs along with various items as requested by teachers to provide students with an enriched learning environment. The Independence PTO also generously donated $15,000 to the playground project at East and West Elementary.  Members of the PTO work diligently to ensure the students, teachers, and families have the tools necessary for success. PTO members also focus on hosting family fun events for students and families including semi-annual family movie nights, a Mustang Pride family dance, and the well known PTO Carnival.


For more information contact: Shannon Conaway (319) 404-9977 Amanda Johnson (319) 327-4970  

PTO Board Positions:

PTO Request for Funds

PTO Online Registration Form

Meeting Minutes:

May 2017 April 2017 March 2017 February 2017 January 2017 November 2016 October 2016 September 2016 May 2016 April 2016 March 2016 February 2016 January 2016 November 2015 October 2015 September 2015 May 2015 April 2015 March 2015 February 2015 January 2015 November 2014 October 2014 September 2014 May 2014 April 2014 March 2014 February 2014 January 2014

Administration Office
1207 1st Street West
Independence, IA 50644

Phone: 319-334-7400

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