Upcoming Events & Opportunities
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Parent & Family Partners in Education Virtual Gatherings
Our Community Partnership Office hosts a monthly virtual gathering for parents and families to discuss important education and youth hot topics with experts and spotlight TPS tools and community programs tools to help their students succeed.
Your Voice Matters! Attend a session, ask questions, give feedback and make suggestions on topics for future meetings!
For many students, attending a two- or four-year college, university, or vocational school is a crucial next step on their path to fulfilling their career and life dreams. If you want to help your child meet their higher education goals, join us on our annual College Tours for Families, April 11 - April 27.
Tacoma Public Schools’ Community Partnership Office sponsors tours of seven outstanding local colleges. Each visit includes a customized tour and presentation from college staff on the admissions process, financial aid, scholarships, and college life unique to each school.
- Bates Technical College and Clover Park Technical College – Tuesday, April 11th – 6:30 p.m.
- University of Puget Sound – Tuesday, April 18 – 6:15 p.m.
- Evergreen College - Tacoma – Thursday, April 20 – 5:30 p.m.
- Pacific Lutheran University – Monday, April 24 – 6:00 p.m.
- Tacoma Community College – Tuesday, April 25 – 6:30 p.m.
- University of Washington - Tacoma – Thursday, April 27 – 6:15 p.m.
Please complete one (1) registration form for all adults and children who will be attending together.
Questions? Email us at communitypartnership@Tacoma.K12.Wa.US
Event will focus on educating the community on the importance of financial literacy, provide information about financial literacy education standards, and resources to support ongoing financial wellness and sustainability. Guests will choose from a variety of breakout sessions based on their interests.
Saturday, April 15
11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Check-in: 10:45 a.m.
Baker Middle School
8001 S. J St., Tacoma
K-8 must be with an adult
Hosted in Partnership with Tacoma Public Schools’ Academic Equity & Community Partnership offices to provide community engagement and Financial Education for students and families.
TPS Central Administration Building
601 South 8th St Room 216
Tacoma, WA 98405