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Independence, Missouri, schools spend $12,130 per student. There are 17 pupils per teacher, 642 students per librarian, and 476 children per counselor in Independence, Missouri schools. Explore Schools in this Area.

  EDUCATIONIndependence, MissouriUnited States
  Expend. per Student  $12,130$12,383
  Educ. Expend. per Student  $9,318$10,574
  Instr. Expend. per Student  $4,995$6,428
  Pupil/Teacher Ratio  1716.8
  Students per Librarian  641.5538.1
  Students per Counselor  476403.2

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The ice age sent glaciers sweeping south, ending at what is the edge of the Missouri River. Independence, Missouri, has artesian water straight from this glacial melt... (Read More)



Very hit or miss.

I've lived here pretty much all my life, and I have to say, I'm ready to get out. I'm not sure if the crime here has just skyrocketed over recent years, or if I was just... (Read More)



Not All That Bad

Independence, Missouri is just like any other fairly large, fairly old town. A city approaching 200 years old and having nearly 120,000 residents is going to have both... (Read More)



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