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Regulation 3130R



The legal description of the perimeter boundary of Tacoma School District No.10 is maintained by the Puget Sound Educational Service District. The legal description will be the basis for resolution of disputes. The following describes the perimeter boundary of the district in more commonly used terms:

Originating at the intersection of the Pierce County/King County line with Puget Sound off Dash Point, proceed southeast along the Pierce County/King County line until the city boundary of Tacoma heads directly south;

Follow the city boundary of Tacoma to the south and then west to the city boundary;

  • South along the city boundary to East 72nd Street;
  • West on East 72nd Street to McKinley Avenue;
  • South on McKinley Avenue to 99th Street East;
  • West on 99th Street East to A Street;
  • North on A Street to South 96th Street;
  • West on East 96th Street across Pacific Avenue where it becomes South 96th Street to South Hosmer Street;
  • North on South Hosmer Street to South 86th Street;
  • West on South 86th Street to Interstate-5;
  • North to South 84th Street;
  • East on South 84th Street back to South Hosmer Street;
  • North on South Hosmer Street to South 80th Street;
  • West on South 80th Street to the district boundary at Lakewood Drive West;
  • North on Lakewood Drive West to South 74th Street;
  • West on South 74th Street to Custer Road Southwest which runs diagonally;
  • Southwest along diagonal to South 75th Street;
  • West to Bridgeport Way West;
  • North along Bridgeport Way West to 67th Avenue West;
  • North on 67th Avenue West to 48th Street West;
  • East on 48th Street West to South Orchard Street;
  • Proceed north on district boundary to 35th Street West;
  • Continue to follow the district boundary as it jogs south then west then north to the bottom of the Fircrest Golf Club at Rosewood Lane;
  • West on 35th Street West to 67th Avenue West;
  • North on 67th Avenue West to South 19th Street;
  • West on South 19th Street to the water;
  • Then along the waterway in a generally northerly direction around Point Defiance Park to Commencement Bay;
  • Across Commencement Bay to the northeastern district border where the Pierce County/King County boundary meets Puget Sound at point of origin. 

High School Attendance Boundaries

Henry Foss High School

  • Originating at SR-16 and the Narrows Bridge, east on SR-16 to South 12th Street;
  • East on South 12th Street to South Proctor Street;
  • North on South Proctor Street to 6th Avenue;
  • East on 6th Avenue to South Sprague Avenue;
  • South on South Sprague Avenue to South 19th Street;
  • East on South 19th Street to South M Street;
  • South on South M Street to Interstate-5;
  • West and south on Interstate-5 to South 56th Street;
  • West on South 56th Street, continuing as it changes to Cirque Drive West due west to the district’s western border at 67th Avenue South;
  • North along the district’s western border, to return to the origin.

Lincoln High School

  • Originating at intersection of South 56th Street and Interstate-5, north and east on Interstate-5 to the district’s eastern border, approximately at the Puyallup River;
  • South and west along the district’s eastern border to the intersection of South 72nd Street and McKinley Avenue;
  • North on McKinley Avenue to South 56th Street;
  • West on South 56th Street, to return to the origin.

Mt. Tahoma High School

  • Originating at the intersection of South 56th Street and McKinley Avenue, south on McKinley Avenue to 99th Street East;
  • West on 99th Street East to A Street;
  • North on A Street to East 96th Street;
  • West on East 96th Street across Pacific Avenue where it becomes South 96th Street to South Hosmer Street;
  • North on South Hosmer Street to South 86th Street;
  • West on South 86th Street to Interstate-5;
  • North to South 84th Street;
  • East on South 84th Street back to South Hosmer Street;
  • North on South Hosmer Street to South 80th Street;
  • West on South 80th Street to the district boundary at Lakewood Drive West;
  • North on Lakewood Drive West to South 74th Street;
  • West on South 74th Street to Custer Road Southwest, which runs diagonally;
  • Southwest along diagonal to South 75th Street;
  • West to Bridgeport Way West;
  • North along Bridgeport Way West to 67th Avenue West;
  • North on 67th Avenue West to Cirque Drive West extended;
  • East on Cirque Drive West extended, continuing as it becomes South 56th Street, to return to the origin. 

Stadium High School

  • Originating at the intersection of 6th Avenue and North Proctor Street, north on North Proctor Street to North 34th Street;
  • West on North 34th Street to North Cheyenne Street;
  • North on North Cheyenne Street to North 48th Street;
  • Across North 48th Street along a line drawn to the northeast to Commencement Bay;
  • Across the bay to the northeastern district border where the Pierce County/King County boundary meets Puget Sound;
  • Southerly along the district’s border, to its intersection with Interstate-5, approximately at the Puyallup River;
  • West on Interstate-5 to South M Street; North on South M Street to South 19th Street;
  • West on South 19th Street to South Sprague Avenue;
  • North on South Sprague Avenue to 6th Avenue;
  • West on 6th Avenue, to return to the origin.

Wilson High School

Originating at SR-16 and the Narrows Bridge, northerly along the water, then around Point Defiance Park
and then south along the water to the point at which a northeast line extending from the intersection on North
48th Street and North Cheyenne Street meets the water; Southwest along said line to the intersection of North
48th Street and North Cheyenne Street; South on North Cheyenne Street to North 34th Street;
East on North 34th Street to North Proctor Street;
South on North Proctor Street to South 12th Street;
West on South12th Street to SR-16;
West on SR-16, to return to the origin. 

Middle School Attendance Boundaries

Baker Middle School

  • Starting at East 72nd Street and Mckinley Ave East, proceed south on Mckinley Ave East to 99th Street East;
  • West on 99th Street East to A Street South;
  • North on A Street South to 96th Street East;
  • West on 96th Street to South Hosmer Street;
  • North on South Hosmer Street to Interstate-5 freeway exit, West to Interstate-5;
  • North on Interstate-5 to South 72nd Street;
  • East on South 72nd to point of origin.

First Creek Middle School

  • Starting at the intersection of East Bay Street and the city limits, go south along the city limits to East 72nd Street;
  • West on East 72nd Street East to the point where the railroad track crosses East 72nd Street near McKinley Avenue;
  • North along the railroad tracks to East 60th Street;
  • East along 60th Street to East L Street;
  • North on East L to East 48th Street;
  • Slight North East to East M Street follow North on East M Street to Interstate-5;
  • East on Interstate-5 to the point of origin (District boundary).

Giaudrone Middle School

  • Starting at the intersection of SR-16 & Interstate-5, proceed east on Interstate-5 to South G Street;
  • South on South G Street to South 53rd Street;
  • East on South 53rd Street to South Fawcett Ave;
  • South on South Fawcett Ave to South 72nd Street;
  • West on South 72nd Street to Interstate-5;
  • North on Interstate-5 to South 56th Street;
  • West on South 56th Street to South Oakes Street;
  • North on South Oakes Street to South 48th Street;
  • West on South 48th Street to the Burlington Northern Railroad tracks;
  • Northeast on Burlington Northern Railroad tracks to SR-16;
  • Southeast on SR-16 to the point of beginning. 


Gray Middle School

  • Starting at the intersection of South Oakes Street and South 56th Street proceed east along South
  • 56th Street to Interstate-5;
  • South along Interstate-5 to South 80th Street;
  • West on South 80th Street to the district boundary at Lakewood Drive West;
  • North on Lakewood Drive West to South 74th Street;
  • West on South 74th Street to Custer Road Southwest which runs diagonally;
  • Southwest along diagonal to South 75th Street;
  • West to Bridgeport Way West;
  • North along Bridgeport Way West to 67th Avenue West extended;
  • North on 67th Avenue West to 48th Street West;
  • East on 48th Street West to South Orchard Street;
  • North on South Orchard Street to South 41st Street extended;
  • East on South 41st Street extended to the Burlington Northern Railroad tracks;
  • South on Burlington Northern Railroad tracks to South 47th Street;
  • East on South 47th Street to South Oakes Street;
  • South on South Oakes Street to point of origin.

Hunt Middle School 17-18 Hunt Integration (beginning 2020-2021 school year)

  • Starting at North 14th Street and North Orchard Street, continue south on North Orchard Street to 6th Ave;
  • East on 6th Ave to extended South Tyler Street;
  • South on South Tyler Street to South 19th Street;
  • East on South 19th Street to South Procter Street;
  • South on extended South Procter Street to extended South 23rd Street;
  • East on extended South 23rd Street to South Union Ave;
  • South on South Union Ave to SR-16;
  • East on SR-16 to imaginary line between South Cedar Street and South Steele Street;
  • South on imaginary line between South Cedar St and South Steele Street to South Hood Street;
  • South West on South Hood then follow the railroad tracks to extended Birch Street;
  • West on extended Birch Street to South Orchard Street;
  • North on district boundary, South Orchard Street follow the district boundary west to Annapolis Street;
  • Continue South Parallel to Paradise Lane then jog East then South to run parallel to Berkeley Ave;
  • Jog east then southeast to extended Del Monte Ave, continue East on district boundary line;
  • South on district boundary line parallel on Farallone Ave to extended imaginary line of 38th Street West;
  • West on 38th Street West which turns into Drake Street to Alameda Ave;
  • South on Alameda Ave to 42nd Street West;
  • West on to extended imaginary line of 42nd Street West to Evergreen PL;
  • South on Evergreen PL then West to Fordham Street;
  • South on Fordham Street to 44th Street West;
  • West on 44th Street West to 67th Ave West;
  • North on 67th Ave West to 37th Street West;
  • East on 37th Street West to Sunrise Lane;
  • North on Sunrise Lane to 35th Street West;
  • West on 35th Street West to 67th Ave West;
  • North on 67th Ave West which turns into Mildred Street West to 19th Street West;
  • West on 19th Street West to water;
  • North along the coast to SR-16;
  • East on SR-16 to North Pearl Street;
  • North on North Pearl Street to North 14th Street;
  • East on North 14th Street to North Orchard Street the point of origin.

Jason Lee Middle School

  • Starting in the Port of Tacoma where the Puyallup River enters Commencement Bay, proceed southeasterly along the river to Interstate-5;
  • West on Interstate-5 to SR-16;
  • Northwest on SR-16 to South Prospect Street (extended);
  • North along South Prospect Street (extended) to 19th Street where South Prospect Street starts;
  • North on Prospect Street to South 12th Street;
  • West on South 12th Street to South Cedar Street;
  • North on South Cedar Street (which becomes North Alder St.) to North 19th Street;
  • East on North 19th Street to North Steele Street; North on North Steele Street to where North Steele Street extended meets the water;
  • South along Commencement Bay to East 11th Street;
  • East on East 11th Street to the point of beginning.

Mason Middle School (through 2019-2020 school year)

  • Starting at the point where North Steele Street (extended) intersects with Commencement Bay,
  • proceed south along North Steele Street to North 19th Street;
  • West on North 19th Street to North Alder Street;
  • South on North Alder Street (which becomes North Cedar Street) to South 12th Street;
  • East on South 12th Street to South Prospect Street (and Prospect extended) to SR-16;
  • West then Northwest along SR-16 to Pearl Street;
  • North on Pearl Street to North 14th Street;
  • East on North 14th Street to Orchard Street;
  • North on North Orchard Street to Ruston Way;
  • Southeast along Ruston Way (Commencement Bay) to the point of beginning.

Mason Middle School (beginning 2020-2021 school year)

  • Starting at the point where North Steele Street (extended) intersects with Commencement Bay,
  • Proceed south along North Steele Street to North 19th Street;
  • West on North 19th Street to North Alder Street;
  • South on North Alder Street which becomes North Cedar Street to South 12th Street;
  • East on South 12th Street to South Prospect Street;
  • South on South Prospect Street (and Prospect extended) to SR-16;
  • West along SR-16 to South Union Ave;
  • North on South Union Ave to South 23rd Street;
  • West on South 23rd Street extended to South Procter Street Extended;
  • North on South Procter Street Extended to South 19th Street;
  • West on South 19th Street to South Tyler Street;
  • North on South Tyler Street to 6th Ave;
  • West on 6th Ave to South Orchard Street;
  • North on South Orchard Street to North 37th Street;
  • East on North 37th Street to North Steven Street;
  • North on North Steven Street the veer East to North Mason Ave;
  • Continue North on North Mason Ave extended to Commencement Bay;
  • Southeast along Ruston Way (Commencement Bay) to the point of beginning


Meeker Middle School

  • Starting at the intersection of the Pierce County/King County line with Puget Sound off Dash Point, proceed
  • southeast along the Pierce County/King County line until the city boundary of Tacoma heads directly south;
  • Follow the city boundary of Tacoma to the south and then west to the Puyallup River;
  • Proceed northwesterly along the Puyallup River to the Port of Tacoma and Commencement Bay to Hylebos
  • Creek and then to the north and west around Commencement Bay to Browns Point and finally back to the
  • Dash Point origin.

Stewart Middle School

  • Starting at the point where Interstate-5 and East M Street meet;
  • South on East M Street to East 44th Street;
  • Slight Southwest on East 44th Street to East L Street;
  • South on East L Street to East 60th Street;
  • West on East 60th Street to the railroad tracks right before East F Street;
  • South on the railroad tracks to 72nd Street East;
  • West on East 72nd Street to South Fawcett Ave;
  • North on South Fawcett Ave to South 53rd Street;
  • West on South 53rd Street to South G Street;
  • North on South G Street to Interstate-5;
  • East on Interstate-5 to East M Street the point of origin.

Truman Middle School (through 2019-2020 school year)

  • Starting at the point where the extension of North Orchard Street (extended) meets Commencement Bay,
  • proceed south on North Orchard Street to North 14th Street;
  • West on North 14th Street to Pearl Street;
  • South on Pearl Street to SR-16;
  • Southeast then East on SR-16 to South Prospect (extended);
  • South on South Prospect (extended) to the Burlington Northern Railroad tracks;
  • Southwest along the railroad tracks to South 41st Street (extended);
  • West on South 41st Street to Orchard Street;
  • North on Orchard Street to 35th Street;
  • Continue to follow the district boundary as it jogs south then west then north to the bottom of the
  • Fircrest Golf Club at Rosewood Lane;
  • West on 35th Street West to 67th Avenue West;
  • North on 67th Avenue West to South 19th Street;
  • West on South 19th Street to the water;
  • Then along the waterway in a generally northerly direction around
  • Point Defiance Park and back to the point of beginning.

Truman Middle School (beginning 2020-2021 school year)

  • Starting at the point where the extension of North Mason Ave meets Commencement Bay, proceed south on
  • North Mason Ave which merges onto North Steven Street to North 37th Street;
  • West on North 37th Street to North Orchard Street;
  • South on North Orchard Street to North 14th Street;
  • West on North 14th Street to North Pearl Street;
  • South on North Pearl Street to SR-16;
  • West on SR-16 to railroad tracks on water;
  • Then along the waterway in a generally northerly direction around
  • Point Defiance Park and back to the point of beginning. 

Elementary School Attendance Boundaries

Arlington Elementary School

  • Starting at South 64th Street and Interstate-5, proceed south on Interstate-5 to South 80th Street;
  • West on South 80th Street (extended) to Lakewood Drive West;
  • North on Lakewood Drive West to 74th Street West;
  • East on 74th Street West to South Tacoma Way;
  • North on South Tacoma Way to South 64th Street;
  • East on South 64th Street to point of origin.

Birney Elementary School

  • Starting at South 72nd Street and Pacific Ave, proceed south on Pacific Ave to South 79th Street;
  • West on South 79th Street to South D Street;
  • North on South D Street to South 78th Street;
  • West on South 78th Street to South Yakima Avenue;
  • South on South Yakima Avenue to South 80th Street;
  • West on South 80th Street to South J Street;
  • South on South “J” Street to South 84th Street;
  • West on S. 84th to South Hosmer;
  • North on S. Hosmer to I-5;
  • North on I-5 to South 72nd Street;
  • East on 72nd Street to Pacific Ave., the point of origin.

Blix Elementary School

  • Starting at the intersection of East “M” Street extended and Interstate-5, proceed south on “M”
  • to East 35th Street;
  • East on East 35th Street to East Portland Avenue;
  • South on East Portland Avenue to East 46th Street;
  • West on East 46th Street to McKinley Avenue;
  • North on McKinley Avenue to 38th Street;
  • West on 38th Street to Hwy.-7;
  • North on Hwy.-7 extended to Interstate-5;
  • East on Interstate-5 to the point of origin, East “M” Street extended.

Boze Elementary School

  • Starting at East 60th Street and the district boundary, proceed south along the district boundary to East 72nd Street;
  • West on East 72nd Street to McKinley Ave;
  • North along the railroad tracks to East 60th Street;
  • East on East 60th Street to origin at the district boundary. 

Browns Point Elementary

  • From the intersection of Northshore Parkway and Norpoint Way Northeast, go in a southerly direction along Northshore Parkway to Orca Drive Northeast;
  • Then follow an imaginary line southeast between Osprey Drive and 48th Street Northeast to
  • Browns Point Boulevard Northeast;
  • East on Browns Point Boulevard Northeast until just past 41st Street Northeast;
  • Then go south on an imaginary line to the waterway;
  • Follow the shoreline in a Westward direction around Browns Point;
  • North along Dash Point to the county line;
  • East on the county line to Northshore Parkway;
  • South on Northshore Parkway to the intersection of Northshore Parkway and Norpoint Way
  • Northeast.

Bryant Elementary School

  • Starting at Division Ave and Martin Luther King Jr Way, proceed south on Martin Luther King Jr Way to
  • South 12th Street;
  • West on South 12th Street to South Prospect Street;
  • North on South Prospect Street to 6th Ave;
  • East on 6th Ave to Division Ave;
  • Northeast on Division Ave to origin at Martin Luther King Jr Way.

Crescent Heights Elementary School

  • From the intersection of Northshore Parkway and Norpoint Way Northeast go north on
  • Northshore Parkway to the county line;
  • East to a point and then south between 52nd Avenue Northeast and Stonegate Avenue Northeast;
  • West along the south side of 38th Street Northeast to the intersection of 38th Street Northeast and 50th Avenue Northeast;
  • South on a diagonal to the southernmost point of 49th Avenue Court Northeast;
  • North on a diagonal to the intersection of 38th Street Northeast and 49th Avenue Northeast; South on 49th Avenue Northeast;
  • West along the south side of 33rd Street Northeast, then southeast between Meeker Avenue Northeast and 46th Avenue Northeast following an imaginary line to the waterway;
  • Follow the waterline west to East 11th Street;
  • Southwest on East 11th Street to the Puyallup River;
  • Northwest to the mouth of the Puyallup River;
  • Northeast across Commencement Bay to the southeastern point of the Browns Point Elementary
  • School boundary below 41st Street Northeast;
  • North on an imaginary line just south of 41st Street Northeast;
  • West on Browns Point Boulevard Northeast;
  • Northwest on an imaginary line between Osprey Drive Northeast and 48th Street Northeast to Orca Drive Northeast;
  • North along Northshore Parkway to the intersection of Northshore Parkway and Norpoint Way Northeast. 

DeLong Elementary School

  • Starting at 6th Ave and imaginary extension of South Tyler Street, continue south on South Tyler Street to South 19th Street;
  • East on South 19th Street to imaginary extension of South Procter Street;
  • South on South Procter Street North on imaginary extension of South Proctor Street to imaginary extension of South 23rd Street;
  • East on imaginary extension of South 23rd Street to South Union Ave;
  • South on South Union Ave to the railroad tracks;
  • Southwest on the railroad tracks to imaginary extension of Birch Street to South Tyler Street;
  • North on South Tyler Street to South 36th Street. West on South 36th Street (extended) to imaginary extension of South Mullen Street;
  • North on imaginary extension of South Mullen Street to South Center Street;
  • West on South Center Street to Orchard Street West;
  • North on Orchard Street West to South 19th Street;
  • West on South 19th Street to South Mildred Street;
  • North on South Mildred Street to South 12th Street;
  • East on South 12th Street to South Pearl Street;
  • North on South Pearl Street to 6th Ave;
  • East 6th Ave to imaginary extension of South Tyler Street to the point of origin.

Downing Elementary School

  • Starting at North 33rd Street and North Stevens Street, proceed south on North Stevens Street to North 19th Street;
  • West on North 19th Street to North Ferdinand Street;
  • South on North Ferdinand Street to North 16th Street;
  • West on North 16th Street to North Orchard Street;
  • South on North Orchard Street to North 14th Street;
  • West on North 14th Street to North Pearl Street;
  • North on North Pearl Street to North 33rd Street;
  • East on North 33rd Street to origin at North Stevens Street.

Edison Elementary School

  • Starting at South 48th Street and Interstate-5, proceed south on Interstate-5 to South 64th Street;
  • West on South 64th Street to South Tacoma Way;
  • South on South Tacoma Way to South 66th Street;
  • West on South 66th Street to South Adams Street;
  • North on South Adams Street to South 56rd Street;
  • West on South 56rd Street Orchard Street West;
  • North on Orchard Street West to imaginary extension of Birch Street;
  • East on imaginary extension of Birch Street to railroad tracks;
  • South on railroad tracks to South 48th Street;
  • East on imaginary extension of South 48th Street to the point of origin. 


Fawcett Elementary School

  • Starting at South 53rd Street and railroad tracks, proceed south on railroad tracks to East 72nd Street;
  • West on East 72nd Street across Pacific Avenue to where it changes to South 72nd Street and continue on to South Sheridan Avenue;
  • North on South Sheridan Avenue to South 61st Street;
  • East on South 61st Street to South Yakima Avenue;
  • North on South Yakima Avenue to South 56th Street;
  • East on South 56th Street to South Fawcett Avenue;
  • North on South Fawcett Avenue to South 53rd Street;
  • East on South 53rd Street to origin at railroad tracks.

Fern Hill Elementary School

  • Starting at South 79th Street and Pacific Ave, proceed south on Pacific Ave to South 96th Street;
  • West on South 96th Street to South Yakima Ave.;
  • North on South Yakima to 92nd Street;
  • West on 92nd to South “J” Street;
  • North on South “J” Street (extended) to South 80th Street;
  • NOTE: Both sides of “J” Street, 90th-to-88th (Stafford ES);
  • East on 80th Street to South Yakima;
  • North on South Yakima to 78th Street;
  • East on 78th Street to South “D” Street;
  • South on South “D” Street to 79th;
  • East on South 790th Street to Pacific Ave., the point of origin.

Franklin Elementary School

  • Starting at 6th Ave and South Prospect Street, proceed south on South Prospect Street (extended) to South Hood Street;
  • Southwest on South Hood Street continuing on railroad tracks to South Union Avenue;
  • North on South Union Avenue to South 23rd Street;
  • West on South 23rd Street (extended) to imaginary extension of South Procter Street;
  • North on imaginary extension of South Proctor Street to South 19th Street;
  • West on South 19th Street to South Tyler Street;
  • North on South Tyler Street to 6th Ave;
  • East on 6th Ave to South Prospect Street the point of origin.

Geiger Elementary School

  • Starting at North Pearl Street and North 9th Street, proceed south to 12th Street;
  • West on South 12th Street to South Mildred Street;
  • South on South Mildred Street to South 19th Street;
  • West on South 19th Street to waterfront;
  • Follow the waterfront to the Narrows Bridge, proceed southeast from the bridge to North
  • Jackson Avenue and an imaginary extension of North 9th Street;
  • East on North 9th Street to origin at North Pearl Street. 


Grant Elementary School

  • Starting at North 17th Street and North Steele Street, proceed south on North Steele Street to North L Street;
  • Southeast on North L Street to Division Avenue, proceed southwest on Division Avenue to 6th Avenue;
  • West on 6th Avenue to North Union Avenue;
  • North on North Union Avenue to North 18th Street;
  • East on North 18th Street to North Lawrence Street;
  • South on North Lawrence Street to North 17th Street;
  • East on North 17th Street to origin at North Steele Street.

Jefferson Elementary School

  • Starting at North Union Avenue and North 21st Street, proceed south on North Union Avenue to 6th Avenue;
  • West on 6th Avenue to North Pearl Street; North on North Pearl Street to North 14th Street; East on North
  • 14th Street to North Orchard Street; North on North Orchard Street to North 16th Street; East on North 16th
  • Street to North Ferdinand Street; North on North Ferdinand Street to North 19th Street; East on North 19th
  • Street to North Stevens Street; North on North Stevens Street to North 21st Street; East on North 21st Street
  • to origin at North Union Avenue.

Larchmont Elementary School

  • Starting at East 72nd Street and McKinley Ave, proceed south on McKinley Avenue to 99th Street East;
  • West on 99th Street East to A Street;
  • North on A Street to East 96th Street;
  • West on East 96th Street to Pacific Ave;
  • North on Pacific Ave to East 72nd Street;
  • East on East 72nd Street to origin at McKinley Ave.

Lister Elementary School

  • Starting at East 42nd Street and the western district boundary, proceed south along the western district
  • boundary to an imaginary extension of East 54th Street;
  • West along East 54th Street to East Portland Avenue;
  • North on East Portland Avenue to East 38th Street;
  • East on East 38th Street to East T Street;
  • South on East T Street to East 42nd Street;
  • East on East 42nd Street to the origin at the district boundary.

Lowell Elementary School

  • Starting at the waterfront and Division Avenue, proceed southwest on Division Avenue to North L Street;
  • Northwest on North L Street to North Steele Street;
  • North on North Steele Street to North 17th Street;
  • West on North 17th Street to North Lawrence Street;
  • North on North Lawrence Street to North 18th Street;
  • West on North 18th Street to North Union Avenue;
  • North on North Union Avenue to North 21st Street;
  • East on North 21st Street to North Cedar Street;
  • North on North Cedar Street to origin at the waterfront. 


Lyon Elementary School

  • Starting at the intersection of Interstate-5 and South G Street;
  • East on Interstate-5 to Interstate-705;
  • South on I-705 ext/Hwy.-7 to East 38th Street;
  • East on 38th Street to McKinley;
  • South on McKinley to East 46th Street;
  • West on East 46th Street to railroad tracks;
  • South on railroad tracks to East 53rd Street;
  • West on East 53rd Street to South G Street;
  • North on South G Street to the point of origin at Interstate-5.

Manitou Park Elementary School

  • Starting at South 56th Street and South Adams Street, proceed south on South Adams Street to South 66th Street;
  • East on South 66th Street to South Tacoma Way;
  • South on South Tacoma Way to South 74th Street;
  • West on South 74th Street to South 74th Street to District Boundary on 75th Street West and Bridgeport Way West;
  • North on Bridgeport Way West turning on 67th Ave West to imaginary line off of 60th Street West;
  • East on imaginary line off of 60th Street West to Alameda Avenue West;
  • North on Alameda Avenue to Cirque Drive West;
  • East on Cirque Drive West to imaginary extension of 57th Ave West;
  • Squiggly South on imaginary extension of 57th Ave West veering East just north of 61st Street West to imaginary extension of 55th Street West;
  • South on imaginary extension of 55th Street West to imaginary extension of 61st Street West;
  • East on Imaginary extension of 61st Street West to Orchard Street West;
  • North on Orchard Street West to South 56th Street;
  • East on South 56th Street to South Adams Street the point of origin.

Mann Elementary School

  • Starting at South 48th Street and South G Street, proceed south on South G Street to South 53rd Street;
  • East on South 53rd Street to South Fawcett Avenue;
  • South on South Fawcett Avenue to South 56th Street;
  • West on South 56th Street to South Yakima Avenue;
  • South on South Yakima Avenue to South 61st Street;
  • West on South 61st Street to South Sheridan Avenue;
  • South on South Sheridan Avenue to South 72nd Street;
  • West on South 72nd Street to Interstate-5;
  • North on Interstate-5 to South 48th Street;
  • East on South 48th Street to origin at South G Street. 


McCarver Elementary School
Starting at the waterway follow the Puyallup River to the intersection of Hwy 509 and Portland Avenue East;
South on Portland Avenue East to Interstate-5;
West on Interstate-5 to South M Street;
North on South M Street to South 19th Street;
East on South 19th Street to Martin Luther King Jr Way;
North on Martin Luther King Jr Way to Division Avenue;
Northeast on Division Avenue to Commencement Bay.
East on Interstate-5 to origin at McKinley Way.

Northeast Tacoma Elementary School

  • Starting at the school district and county line go south between 52nd Avenue Northeast and Stonegate Avenue Northeast;
  • West along the south side of 38th Street Northeast to the intersection of 38th Street Northeast and 50th Avenue Northeast;
  • South on a diagonal to the southernmost point of 49th Avenue Court Northeast;
  • North on a diagonal to the intersection of 38th Street Northeast and 49th Avenue Northeast;
  • South on 49th Avenue Northeast;
  • West along the south side of 33rd Street Northeast, then southeast between Meeker Avenue Northeast and 46th Avenue Northeast following an imaginary line to the waterway;
  • Follow the waterline east to the school district boundary, go north to the county line.

Point Defiance Elementary School

  • Starting at Commencement Bay and the border of Point Defiance Park, proceed south on North Baltimore
  • Street to North 40th Street;
  • West on North 40th Street to the imaginary extension of North Winnifred Street;
  • South on North Winnifred Street to North 33rd Street;
  • West on North 33rd Street to North Pearl Street;
  • South on North Pearl Street to the imaginary extension of North 31st Street;
  • West on North 31st Street to waterfront;
  • North along waterfront to Point Defiance Park border; East along border to origin at Commencement Bay.

Reed Elementary School
Starting at Interstate-5 & South M Street, proceed south on South M Street to South 38th Street;
West on South 38th Street to South Ash Street then jog southwest along exit ramp to Interstate-5; South on
Interstate-5 to South 48th Street;
West on South 48th Street to railroad repair yards;
Continue north and follow railroad tracks northeast to South Union Avenue;
North on South Union Avenue to SR-16;
East on SR-16 to railroad tracks north of interchange;
East on railroad tracks to South M Street;
South on South M Street to the point of origin at Interstate-5. 

Roosevelt Elementary School

  • Starting at East Bay Street and the eastern district boundary, proceed south along the eastern district boundary to East 42nd Street;
  • West along East 42nd Street to East T Street;
  • North on East T Street to East 38th Street;
  • West on East 38th Street to East Portland Avenue;
  • North on East Portland Avenue to East 35th Street;
  • West on East 35th Street to East “M” Street;
  • North on East “M” Street extended to Interstate-5;
  • East along Interstate-5 to the point of origin at East Bay Street.

Sheridan Elementary School

  • Starting at East 46th Street and East Portland Avenue, proceed south along East Portland Avenue to East 54th Street;
  • East on East 54th Street to district boundary;
  • South along district boundary to East 60th Street;
  • West on East 60th Street to East G Street;
  • North along the railroad tracks to East 46th Street;
  • East on East 46th Street to origin at East Portland Avenue.

Sherman Elementary School

  • Starting at Commencement Bay and the border of Point Defiance Park, proceed south along North Baltimore Street to North 40th Street;
  • West on North 40th Street to the imaginary extension of North Winnifred Street;
  • South on North Winnifred Street to North 33rd Street;
  • East on North 33rd Street to North Proctor Street;
  • South on North Proctor Street to North 30th Street;
  • East on North 30th Street to North Union Avenue;
  • The boundary continues northeast to Commencement Bay intersecting at North 35th Street and North Cedar Street, proceed northwest along waterfront to origin at Point Defiance Park border.

Skyline Elementary School

  • Starting at North Pearl Street and North 31st Street, proceed south on North Pearl Street to North 9th Street;
  • West on an imaginary extension of North 9th Street to North Jackson Avenue;
  • Continue northwest to the Narrows Bridge;
  • East on North 31st Street to origin at North Pearl Street.

Stafford Elementary School

  • Starting at South 84th and South “J” Street;
  • South on South “J” to 88th Street;
  • Continue South on South “J” Street (both sides) to South 92nd Street;
  • East on 92nd Street to South Yakima;
  • South on South Yakima to 96th Street;
  • West on South 96th Street to South Hosmer;
  • North on Hosmer to South 84th Street;
  • East on South 84th Street to South “J” Street, the point of origin. 


Stanley Elementary School

  • Starting at 6th Avenue and Martin Luther King Jr Way;
  • South on Martin Luther King Jr Way to South 19th Street;
  • West on South 19th Street to South M Street;
  • South on South M Street to Interstate-5;
  • West on Interstate-5 to SR-16;
  • Northwest on SR-16 and cont. west on SR-16 to South Union Avenue;
  • North on Union Avenue to 6th Avenue;
  • East on 6th to the point of origin at martin Luther King Jr. Way.

Washington Elementary School

  • Starting at North 35th Street and North Cedar Street, proceed south along North Cedar Street to North 21st Street;
  • West on North 21st Street to North Stevens Street;
  • North on North Stevens Street to North 33rd Street;
  • East on North 33rd Street to North Proctor Street;
  • South on North Proctor Street to North 30th Street;
  • East on North 30th Street to North Union Avenue;
  • The boundary continues northeast to Commencement Bay to origin at North 35th Street and North Cedar Street.


Whitman Elementary School

  • Starting at the intersection of Interstate-5 and South G Street, proceed south on South G Street to South 48th Street;
  • West on South 48th Street to Interstate-5;
  • North on Interstate-5 to the South 38th Street east exit;
  • East on South 38th Street to South M Street;
  • North on South M Street to the intersection of Interstate-5;
  • East on Interstate-5 to origin at South G Street. 


Whittier/ Wainwright Elementary School

  • (First Half) Starting at South 19th Street and Orchard Street West, continue South on Orchard Street West to South Center Street;
  • East on South Center Street to South Mullen Street;
  • South on South Mullen Street continuing on imaginary extension of South Mullen Street to imaginary extension of South 36th Street;
  • East on imaginary extension of South 36th Street to South Tyler Street;
  • South on South Tyler Street to imaginary extension of Birch Street;
  • West on imaginary extension of Birch Street to Orchard Street West;
  • North on Orchard Street West follow the district boundary west to Annapolis Street;
  • Continue south parallel to Paradise Lane then jog East then South to run south parallel to Berkeley Ave;
  • Jog East then South East to extended imaginary line of Del Monte Ave, continue East on district boundary line;
  • South on district boundary line parallel on Farallone Ave to extended imaginary line of 38th Street West;
  • West on 38th Street West which turns into Drake Street to Alameda Ave;
  • South on Alameda Ave to 42nd Street West;
  • West on to extended imaginary line of 42nd Street West to Evergreen PL;
  • South on Evergreen PL (extended) then West to Fordham Street;
  • South on Fordham Street to 44th Street West;
  • West on 44th Street West to 67th Ave West;
  • North on 67th Ave West to 37th Street West;
  • East on 37th Street West to Sunrise Lane;
  • North on Sunrise Lane to 35th Street West;
  • West on 35th Street West to 67th Ave West;
  • North on 67th Ave West which turns into Mildred Street West to 19th Street West;
  • East on 19th Street West to Orchard Street the point of origin.
  • (Second Half) Starting at 48th Street West and South Orchard Street, proceed south on South
  • Orchard Street to just north of Park Place Apartments;
  • West just north of Park Place Apartments then jet north to extended Sunset Ridge Apartment Homes;
  • West on extended Sunset Ridge Apartment Homes the veer northwest right after 56th Ave West then run
  • parallel to 57th Ave West swerve North to Cirque Drive West;
  • West on Cirque Drive West to Alameda Ave West;
  • South on Alameda Ave West to extended 60th Street West;
  • West on imaginary straight line parallel to 60th Street West to 67th Ave West;
  • North on 67th Ave West to extended imaginary line of 48th Street West;
  • East on extended imaginary line of 48th Street West to Orchard Street West the point of origin.

Revised: 01/31/2017
Approved: 05/17/11

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