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INDEPENDENCE, MISSOURI SCHOOLS AND NEIGHBORHOODS: WE ARE HERE TO HELP
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ABOUT Independence, Missouri SCHOOLS
Independence schools boast a total student population of 53,802 attending 110 schools in 32 public school districts and 38 private schools. Public school revenue and expenditures vary by school district but Independence public schools spend an average of $7,048 per student each year.
Student teacher ratio is an important statistic cluing parents into the probable attention their child might receive individually in a classroom setting. Independence public schools average a student teacher ratio of 22:1. Independence private schools average 12:1. Also, high schools in Independence average a student body population of 639, while Independence middle schools and elementary schools average student body populations of 486 and 359 respectively.
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CHOOSING THE BEST SCHOOL FOR YOUR CHILD: WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW
It wasn't so long ago that a child's education was limited to geographical boundaries set by the local school district. Increasingly, government is injecting "choice" into the equation by allowing children to enroll in the school of their choosing, regardless of where they live, as long as there is sufficient classroom space available.