The Independence School

at 1300 Paper Mill Rd, Newark, 19711 United States

The Independence School is a co-ed, independent day school in Newark, DE, welcoming students age 3 through 8th grade. INSPIRE. DREAM. ACHIEVE.

The Independence School
1300 Paper Mill Rd
Newark , DE 19711
United States
Contact Phone
P: (302) 239-0330


INDY provides an exceptionally strong academic foundation. We encourage children to be intellectually curious in every field - arts, athletics, and academics. Our students learn independence so they can achieve their goals. The Independence School inspires students to become independent, intellectually curious individuals who possess and exceptional spirit for learning, leadership, and citizenship.

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1261 FB users likes The Independence School, set it to 10 position in Likes Rating for Newark, New Jersey in Education category

SNOWDAY today, Feb. 17. Be safe, enjoy the day, and we'll see you tomorrow!

Published on 2015-02-17 11:05:54 GMT

On the girls' side, the Patriots also finished undefeated at 11-0, marking their first perfect season since 2010-11. What an unbelievable day for our athletic programs! Congratulations!

Published on 2015-02-11 22:59:12 GMT

Today is a huge day for Patriot athletics, as both the boys' and girls' basketball teams look to complete undefeated seasons. The boys host Caravel, while the girls travel to nearby Sanford. Tip-off for both games is scheduled for 3:30 p.m. Please Like and Share to show your support for these dedicated athletes!

Published on 2015-02-11 13:28:58 GMT

MMMMM....pancakes, bacon, and pajamas (at school?!) Yes! See you Saturday.

Published on 2015-01-30 22:31:14 GMT

Due to the snow forecast for this afternoon and evening, we will be closing at 3:00 p.m. today, Monday, Jan. 26. There will be no after school, extended day or evening activities.

Published on 2015-01-26 16:31:44 GMT

Thank you to everyone for another amazing Summer Camp season at Independence! Photo galleries from the final week and Camp Invention coming shortly.

Published on 2015-08-17 13:38:09 GMT

Heifer International, a non-profit organization whose mission is to work with communities to fight against world hunger and poverty, recently featured Independence's fourth-grade mini society business sessions in an article on its "When Cows Fly" page. For seven years, Independence has donated a portion of profits from mini society to Heifer. For much more on this story, visit

Published on 2015-07-23 17:35:01 GMT

Thank you to everyone who helped us reach 1,000 Likes on Facebook!