Welcome to Independence Elementary

greg finke photoWelcome to the Independence website! Everything we do at Indy is through the lens of our vision and mission statements.

Independence Vision: Through high-performance teaming, partnering with families, community involvement, and active student participation, all members of the Independence family will achieve their potential. 

Independence Mission: To engage our students with the tools needed to become well-rounded citizens and lifelong learners.

Please make sure to stay connected with us through this website, our Facebook page, Twitter page, and by modifying your communication preferences for receiving district and Indy news. To view past editions of Indy Info, our school newsletter, just click here.

If you have any questions, please feel free to connect with me at my office line 513-755-8300 ext. 18129, my cell 513-617-0366, or my email address at greg.finke@lakotaonline.com

If you are new to Independence, click below:
Welcome to Independence for New Third Graders.

At Independence, our mission is to create a culture of literacy in every home. This summer, we would like to invite our families to participate in the One School, One Book program. Click here for details. 

Go Patriots!


Dr. Greg Finke
Principal

School News

District News

Lakota Balances Budget for 10th Consecutive Year
Posted on 11/30/2021
Members of the Lakota Board of Education approved the district’s most recent five-year forecast by a vote of 4-1 at last night’s meeting, with board m ...
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Record Number of Lakota Students Competing in National Contests
Posted on 11/29/2021
Over 1300 Lakota students are excited about challenging themselves in national math and language arts contests.​ ...
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