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Parents--If you have not done so, please register for SchoolLoop.  Click "Register Now" to get started.  It will take 1 work day for your account to be approved.

Students--if you have any questions (including lost passwords or forgotten login names/passwords), you can ask any of your teachers for help.  Or visit Ms. Daniell in A312 during Break.  You MUST have your ID card.

Purchase Athletics Tickets

IHS is now selling Athletics Tickets through Ticket Roar. Tickets will be available for Independence Football, Volleyball, and Basketball

Purchase the 2016-2017 IHS Yearbook

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a whirlwind of music, club cheers, brightly colored posters, and passionate people  

that could be 


Once a year, all of the clubs of Independence have a chance to express their enthusiasm to curious, potential new members at lunch. Every club can recruit new members to join their cause, and every Sixer can get involved with our school community by scoping out the organizations they want to be a part of. 


This year, our Club Day will be held on Wednesday, September 28th at Memorial Grove (grass field behind the newly renovated B-Building), so come quickly and enjoy all 42 minutes of our extended lunch, filled with posters and passion!

WHAT: Club Day
WHEN: Sept. 28th | Wednesday | Lunch
WHERE: Memorial Grove



"When you wish upon a star, makes no difference who you are — anything your heart desires, will come to you." — Cinderella

Independence High School cordially invites you to "Wish Upon a Star" at our highly anticipated Homecoming Dance! After an amazing week filled to the brim with performances, passion, and school spirit, top it all off by dancing the night away with that special someone in your arms — or go with your friends and add another great high school experience to your memories!

The Homecoming Dance will be Saturday, October 8th from 7:00PM - 10:00PM, and doors will close at 9:00PM. Whether you're going solo, going with one other, or going with twenty others, you're sure to have an amazing night, surrounded by your friends, classmates, and peers.

Ticket sales will begin at the A-06 Finance Center starting on Tuesday, September 27th through Friday, October 7th everyday at break and lunch. They will be $10 with ASB and $15 for general, and tickets at the door will be sold for $15. 
ASB: $10

For the Event Page, click here.

For the Guest Pass, click here.
*Must bring when buying tickets for those who do not currently attend Independence High.


Enter into the IHS Homecoming Proposal Contest for a chance to win free tickets for you and your date! Upload your homecoming proposal, either as a video or as a photo, to Twitter, Facebook, or Instagram, and hashtag it#ihshoco2016. Your account must be on public to enter, and to ensure that those who did not win do not have to wait in line last minute, you must have already bought your tickets, which will be reimbursed upon winning. 
The most creative, most stunning proposal will win!
Submissions are open now until Tuesday, October 4th @ 11:59 PM, and the winning proposal will be announced Wednesday, October 5th at lunch after the Homecoming Court Presentation. Good luck to all!




Are you a youth living in San Jose's District 4 with a voice and a drive to positively impact the community?????? 


If so, you should join District 4's YAC! !!!! !!


A Youth Advisory Council (YAC) is an active group of youth, who dedicate their time, talent, and ideas to promote positive change in their community. YAC members identify and address youth issues, host special events, participate in volunteer activities, and address the needs of their district residents. 


As a YAC member, you will meet twice a month to discuss issues and policies that are affecting teens in your community. You will not only empower the youth and give back to your community, but also gain leadership skills and enhance your college application. 


If you're interested, you can apply here: https://goo.gl/forms/N7nZ5ApUSrBdwo253 

or message Lydia Ma for more info (:


2016-2017 School Year

Click here for Registrar's Office to find information on Registration, Education & Graduation Verifications, and Transcripts.  


Click here for Schedule PickUp forms including student pictures and emergency and athletics.  Free/reduced lunch forms can be found here.