Flyer Distribution Procedures There is no fee for schools and school-based groups such as PTSAs to use the Peachjar electronic flyer distribution system. Staff FAQs Effective Eflyer Design In general, your flyer should: Be in PDF format. Contain font sizes not less than size 12. Use color – it costs no more for full color flyers than […]
Fees for Distribution of Materials There is a service fee for organizations outside of schools to use the Peachjar system. Read more about fees and how to pay on the Peachjar page. The Peachjar system is free of charge for schools, parent organizations and community organizations with no participation fees. For more information on who pays a […]
This next school year, you’re going to see a lot fewer paper flyers in your child’s backpack. Flyers from outside organizations for activities like camps will now be posted to a webpage hosted by a company called Peachjar. You can view these flyers by clicking on the “Peachjar” button that has been placed on our […]
The National Board (NB) Certification Process is changing in 2014-2015. Mark your calendars for September 25, 2014 and join us at an NB Information Session to learn more about the FWPS NB Program and the support provided to teachers who join a district cohort.
Federal Way Public Schools’ comprehensive high schools are continuing their track record of ensuring that a large number of their students take advanced course tests. Decatur, Todd Beamer, Thomas Jefferson and Federal Way all made The High School Challenge list sponsored by The Washington Post. Previously known as Newsweek’s annual list of America’s Best High […]
Decatur High School was recently announced as a winner of a Washington Achievement Award, the highest honor which the state bestows upon schools. Decatur was recognized in the High Progress category. “It is an honor to be recognized for the ongoing successes in our schools,” said Superintendent Rob Neu. “We owe this award to the […]
Rodney Carver Jr., a student at Valhalla Elementary, was recently recognized in a local magazine as a promising young football star. So far in his short career he’s already won the Gridiron Classic, Harvest Hitter and Defensive MVP. This spring he was an All-Star player recruited to a team in the Indoor Football League. Read […]
Flyer Distribution Procedures: Instructions for Outside Organizations Federal Way Public School cooperates with community groups and organizations that sponsor activities of an educational/enrichment nature for students. Notification of those activities is now distributed electronically via Peachjar. Paper flyers from outside organizations are no longer distributed to FWPS students. Read the full announcement NOTE: If you are a parent group at one […]
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WEA Select Premera Medical Plan members can take part in free health screenings at events from 6:30 – 10:30 a.m. May 30 and 31, or from 2:30 – 6:30 p.m. June 4 and 5 at the ESC. Participants can find out their cholesterol, blood sugar, blood pressure and body mass index in less than 15 […]
The Federal Way City Council is seeking volunteers to serve on the Diversity Commission, Salary Commission and Ethics Board. For more information, visit http://www.cityoffederalway.com/index.aspx?nid=92.
Federal Way Public Academy and Nautilus K-8 have been named among 381 schools statewide to win the State’s highest honor bestowed on schools – the Washington Achievement Award. Sponsored by the Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction and the State Board of Education, the Washington Achievement Award is based on test scores, graduation rates and […]
Federal Way residents with current curbside garbage and recycling service are invited to compete in the Recycle Palooza contest for a $1,000 prize for recycling done right. The deadline for contest entry is April 10. For more information, visit http://www.cityoffederalway.com/index.aspx?NID=568.
Superintendent Rob Neu presented the State of the Schools address before a full house at the Federal Way Chamber of Commerce meeting on January 9. After citing multiple accomplishments by the district’s students and staff over the past year, Supt. Neu provided a quick rundown on the many additional subjects and skills schools have been […]
Do you know students whose families can’t afford to buy a warm coat, a new pair of boots or basic school supplies? The WEA Children’s Fund can help! The Children’s Fund reimburses WEA members who buy items to meet the modest, immediate needs of their students. Read more at http://www.washingtonea.org/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=154.
A grant application written jointly by seven King County school districts, including Federal Way Public Schools, has won $40 million in federal Race to the Top funds, the U.S. Department of Education announced Tuesday. The Auburn, Federal Way, Highline, Kent, Renton, Seattle and Tukwila school districts competed together this fall as “The Road Map District […]
Federal Way Kiwanis representative Jim Chaffee presented a check for $15,607.50 to Superintendent Neu and Board President Tony Moore at the November 27, 2012 board meeting. Kiwanis has been selling concessions at Memorial Field as long as anyone can remember – and the club has been in existence since 1955. Each year, Kiwanis presents the […]
The Puget Sound Educational Service District included Totem Middle School and Star Lake Elementary among four schools to benefit from a five-year Century 21 grant from OSPI. Century 21 works to create extended learning opportunities for students to help support students in increasing academic achievement. Family engagement and positive transitions, as well as STEM and Arts Impact are part […]