Independence Elementary is a school that serves students in kindergarten through grade four. Its academic curriculum includes physical education, art and music. The school also provides special education and counseling services. Independence Elementary has a staff of teachers and a counselor, secretary and librarian. In addition, it conducts parent-teacher association and school board meetings. Located in Aliquippa, Pa., Independence Elementary is a part of the Hopewell Area School District, which operates elementary and high schools. The Hopewell Area School District also operates food service and technology departments.