header logo
header logo text
MISSION: To lead an educational partnership with the Community, maintaining an environment that challenges all students to reach their potential as lifelong learners and responsible members of society.

Latest News

Independence Middle School Latest News
Check out the highlights of the 2017-2018 school year!
rss feed
Students participating in a fishbowl discussion Students Participate In 'Fishbowl' Discussion'
Seventh grade students in Mrs. Marshall's Language Arts classroom participated in a "Fishbowl Discussion" about the poem, "The Highwayman." 
The Beast Beauty And The Beast Wowed IMS Audiences
Congratulations to the cast and crew for fantastic performances of Beauty and the Beast! 
Students wearing their Text Twist t-shirts Students Love Text Twist!
Students in the Academy of Reading Class love Text Twist so much, they made t-shirts to show their love! 
The students who are working on this project Students Use Technology Skills To Benefit Bethel Park Historical Society
Three Independence Middle School students are using their technology skills to help the Bethel Park Historical Society. 
Team 7C Students with Robert Dittrich Team 7C Hosts Welcome Home Party For Navy ITSN Robert Dittrich
The students on Team 7C were honored to host a Welcome Home Party for Navy ITSN Robert Dittrich. 
IMS Junior High District Orchestra Musicians Two Musicians To Play In Junior High District Orchestra
Two IMS musicians were selected to play in the PMEA Junior High District Orchestra Concert. 
Mr. Muench brainstorms with a group of students Innovators Club Building A Wind Turbine
This year the IMS Innovators Club is working together to build a wind turbine. 
Students filling their plates at the Friendsgiving Feast Students Come Together To Celebrate Friendsgiving
IMS FCCLA students celebrated their friendship with a delicious Friendsgiving Feast! 
The gingerbread creations Students Make Gingerbread Houses For PPG Place Holiday Exhibit
 The students in the SOAR Class did a great job of making gingerbread houses for the PPG Place Wintergarten Holiday exhibit! 
Making pancakes Team 7B Focused On Helping Genre's Kids With Cancer Fund
For their 2017-2018 Service Learning Project, the students on Team 7B are focused on helping Genre's Kids With Cancer Fund. 
IMS students serve breakfast to the Veterans Students Honor Veterans With Pancakes And Sausage Breakfast
 Over 50 veterans attended this year's Pancakes and Sausage Breakfast at IMS! 
Students work together to decorate their door for Red Ribbon Week Students Decorate Doors For Red Ribbon Week
IMS students had a great time working together to decorate their homeroom doors for Red Ribbon Week. 
Students record their "This I Believe" essays Students Record 'This I Believe' Essays
Students in Mrs. Marshall's class recorded "This I Believe" essays. 
Students search for clues in the IMS Library Team 7C Students Work Their Way Out Of Egyptian Escape Rooms
Students on Team 7C worked together to get out of Egyptian Escape Rooms. 
IMS students at the STEAM Showcase Students Participate In AIU STEAM Showcase
Independence Middle School was one of 26 schools that participated in the Allegheny Intermediate Unit's 2017 STEAM Showcase. 
IMS students sample books at a Book Tasting Event Students Sample Books Through Book Tasting
IMS students know they can't judge a book by its cover after participating in a Book Tasting event in the school's library. 
IMS students and their pizza Students Enjoy Lunchtime Pizza Deliveries
IMS students are enjoying the hot pizzas that are delivered to their tables during lunch periods! 
IMS Boys Cross Country Team Congratulations, Cross Country Teams!
The IMS Boys and Girls Cross Country Teams had a great run at the Uniontown Invitational and the Harrison Invitational! 
Team 7C on their first team day Team 7C First Team Day
The students on IMS Team 7C Conquerors had a great time getting to know one another on their first Team Day. 
IMS students work to clean up the area around the Administration Building Team 8A Helps To Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful
For the fourth consecutive year, the students on Team 8A are working to keep Pennsylvania beautiful, with a focus on their school and the surrounding grounds.