Enrollment: Click Here

The CHOICE in Tuition Free Public Charter Schools

Independence Academy is a tuition free public charter school serving the greater Dover area. Independence Academy offers kindergarten through middle schoolers an innovative research based curriculum with an emphasis on excellence in math and science featuring STEM activities, project based learning, and Cambridge global perspectives. The coursework is designed to educate students by engaging them in learning experiences that promote creativity, critical thinking, and collaboration. This philosophy of education provides students with an outstanding learning experience, preparing them for high school, post secondary education, and a future of lifelong learning. 

School Reviews:

It is a safe environment for our children. Teachers are very nice and they have activities throughout the year.Y. Mazola

We love IA! Our son is in Kindergarten, his teacher is an absolute angel! Our daughter is in 3rd grade, her teacher is wonderful. We love parent involvement & appreciate events that bring us all together. 
A. Foens

Very balanced across academic, sports & other activities. Teachers are fantastic and my son loves them 

P. Ravindranath 

Stay In The Know:

  • For printable school calendar Click here
  • To subscribe to our school calendar right to your phone, click on the RSS icon below.
  • To receive reminder alerts about school events, click the BELL icon below.

School Calendar

There are no events to display

IA Blog

Play and Pause Buttons for Slideshow
Farewell, Textbooks! Hello, Summer Fun! Celebrating the Last Day of School and Be A Lifelong Learner During This Summer

It's here! The day we've all been eagerly anticipating – the last day of school! Report cards are packed away, classrooms are abuzz with excitement, and the halls echo with the joyous sounds of students ready to dive headfirst into summer break. We at Independence Academy want to take a moment to celebrate our amazing students and faculty for a fantastic school year filled with learning, growth, and unforgettable memories.

Read More about Farewell, Textbooks! Hello, Summer Fun! Celebrating the Last Day of School and Be A Lifelong Learner During This Summer
Farewell Middle School, Hello Groove! Celebrate with the 8th Grade Grad Dance Tomorrow!

Calling all 8th graders! Dust off your dancing shoes, unleash your inner party animal, and get ready to celebrate your graduation in style! Tomorrow night marks the epic "8th Grade Graduation Dance" at Independence Academy, a night dedicated to shaking off the textbooks, busting a move, and creating unforgettable memories with your soon to be high school friends!

Read More about Farewell Middle School, Hello Groove! Celebrate with the 8th Grade Graduation Dance Tomorrow!
 Get Ready, Get Set, GO! Celebrate Teamwork and Summer Fun at the 5th Grade Field Day Tomorrow!

Calling all 5th graders! Dust off your sneakers, pack your loudest cheers, and get ready for a field day filled with exhilarating challenges and friendly competition! Tomorrow is 5th Grade Field Day at Independence Academy, and we're gearing up for an epic event bursting with teamwork, laughter, and pure outdoor fun!

Read More about Get Ready, Get Set, GO! Celebrate Teamwork and Summer Fun at the 5th Grade Field Day Tomorrow!