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Back-to-school 2020

Back-to-school

So much has changed recently, but some things remain constant. As always, we're so excited to welcome our students back to school this fall and know we will have a great year together!

 

 

Every Student. Every Day.

Early Learning

Preschool programs, including full-day and half-day programs, are offered at many locations across the Tacoma School District.  

Early Learning

Academic Equity & Access

Our initial focus is a toolkit for staff providing resources and professional development to understand and address issues of equity and academic excellence across the district. 

Academic Equity & Access

Athletics & Activites

Tacoma Public Schools Athletic Department has partnered with FinalForms, an online forms and data management service. FinalForms allows you to complete and sign athletic participation forms for your students from your phone, tablet, or home computer.

Athletics & Activities

My mask protects you. Your mask protects me.

​​​​​When school resumes for the 2020-2021 school year, all staff and students statewide must wear masks or cloth face coverings while in school

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Bargaining Updates and Salary Schedules

Tacoma Public Schools (TPS) has started talks with its largest labor group, the Tacoma Education Association (TEA), representing certified teachers, office professionals and professional technical staff.  

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Construction Project

Thank you voters, for approving our 2020 bond measure to replace or renovate 8 more aging neighborhood schools across Tacoma. 

Construction Project

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By The Numbers

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Innovative Schools

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Registered Volunteers

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Enrolled Preschoolers

90%

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Graduation Rate

57

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Schools

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Strategic Plan

This is the road map that drives our work to ensure the success of Every Student. Every Day.

 

 

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Engaging Students

Measuring the Whole Child

Whole children know how to read, write and solve math problems. Whole children are also socially strong, emotionally resilient, advocators, and self-determined. Whole children know how to build quality relationships with each other as critical thinkers and learners.

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Innovative Schools

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After School Programs

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