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 Closed Jan. 14 due to Staff Shortage
Posted on 01/13/2022
In response to the high number of staff absences district-wide, Superintendent Matthew Miller sent the following message to parents to communicate the ...
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School Board Holds Annual Organizational Meeting
Posted on 01/11/2022
The Lakota Board of Education held its annual organizational meeting on Jan. 10. All school boards in Ohio are required to hold this meeting within th ...
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