• Welcome to Independence Elementary STEM!

    Badge of Excellence Independence Elementary STEM is one of two elementary schools in the Big Lake School District. It is home to about 750 students in third - fifth grade. Indy's focus is to prepare 21st Century learners with a solid elementary education that can be built upon in middle school and high school years. 
    The elementary school offers many classes that supplement Minnesota's required core curriculum - these classes include:
    • Music
    • Physical Education
    • Media & Technology
    Indy teachers believe that providing additional curriculum opportunities above and beyond the State's requirement is essential for developing well-rounded, global citizens.
    Indy is very proud of their school and their students - the school boasts a safe, caring and inviting environment where each student is valued for the person they are and the contributions they bring. 
  • School Info

    Grades Served:
    701 Minnesota Ave.
    Big Lake, MN 55309
    Main Office: 
    763.262.2537, press 2
    School Hours: 
    8:55 am - 3:40 pm