Schools Closed Today Due to Weather
All Federal Way Public Schools are closed today, December 20, due to weather and hazardous driving conditions. All District offices are closed. After-school activities are canceled.
Toda escuela de las Escuelas de Federal Way está cerrada hoy 20 de diciembre, debido a las condiciones peligrosas de manejar. Toda oficina del distrito escolar está cerrada. Se ha cancelado toda actividad después de la escuela.
Dr. Edwin Javius, a consultant with EDEquity Consulting, is working with Federal Way Public Schools as the district implements Common Core English Language Arts across the district. The goal... Read more »
Federal Way Public Schools ranks in the top ten for number of teachers achieving board certification in the state this year, the National Board for Professional Teaching Standards has... Read more »
Students at schools throughout the district were recently introduced to coding as part of an international initiative called Hour of Code. Hour of Code aims to demystify computer science... Read more »
On Thursday, December 19th at 6:30 p.m., all comprehensive high schools (Decatur, Federal Way, Thomas Jefferson and Todd Beamer) will host an information session for parents of secondary students... Read more »
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This... Read more »
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Federal Way High School recently earned recertification as an AVID demonstration school, an honor bestowed on only 125 AVID schools worldwide. The certification is valid for three years.Read more »
Dr. Julia Aguirre, an associate math education professor at the University of Washington, Tacoma, is working with Federal Way Public Schools to design and... Read more »
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