Welcome to Standards-Based Education
The right thing to do — for all of our students
Federal Way Public Schools' standards-based education system establishes challenging and appropriate learning targets for all students.
We do this in every course, at every grade level, and in every classroom. We use standards-based education across the district to ensure our entire students graduate with the critical knowledge and 21st century skills.
What is SBE?
Standards-based learning provides the foundation for 21st century learning opportunities that prepare students for today, tomorrow and the future.
Provides a fair and objective way to evaluate students based on what they have learned while providing the appropriate level of challenge and rigor.
Gives teachers a powerful system for teaching.
Helps parents be knowledgeable participants in their students' education.