Independence High School

1776 Declaration Way, Thompson's Station, TN 37179 | (615) 472-4600
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 1,834
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3.5 out of 5 | 2 Reviews
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 1,834 high school students from grades 9-12
Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Marilyn Webb
  • Fax: (615) 472-4621
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 1,834
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 97.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 18.9
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 932 (50.8%)
  • Females: 902 (49.2%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 76 (4.1%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 138 (7.5%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 214 (11.7%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Independence High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian30.2%
Black1055.7%
Asian251.4%
Hispanic764.1%
White1,62588.6%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Independence High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade49827.2%
10th Grade50327.4%
11th Grade41722.7%
12th Grade41622.7%
Source: TN Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Overall Rating: 3.5

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2 reviews for Independence High School

  • Reviewed by Parent or Guardian on June 01, 2011
  • Rating: 2 (2 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • This school has beautiful facilities, it is a sports oriented school and does not highlight academic achievement through the year. Homework is excessive. Gifted program is a joke and is more of an academic hindrance than an assistance resource. Bullying has occurred the four years my son attended and was tolerated. We regret moving to this school zone. The school also favors a particular religion which is against the First Amendment, including hosting school events at a church facility.
  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on October 19, 2008
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • Incredible school. It now serves 9th-12th grades. Dr. Todd Campbell is now the principal.
    My oldest son graduated in the first graduating class of Independence in 2007 and now my youngest son is a sophomore there.

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