Address: 30611 16th Ave S
Federal Way, WA 98003
Principal: Dr. Matt Oberst
Assistant Principal: Lynn Herink
Assistant Principal:Alicia Holtzclaw
Assistant Principal: Khaleelah Rahsaan
Year School was Built: 1938/remodeled 2018
School Mission Statement
We will increase our on-time graduation rate, improve college and career readiness, and provide a safe, supportive, and equitable learning environment for all scholars.
Our School Goals
Our school goals aligned with the district strategic plan:
Goal 2- Whole Child: Thriving, Confident, Responsible Individuals
AVID National Demonstration School and AVID National School of Distinction
97% participation in Student Led Conference, ensuring nearly every scholar and family is able to meet with teachers to discuss progress and set goals
Area of Focus
Continue to focus upon positive behavior and support (PBIS) in order to support a safe and welcoming environment for all scholars. Our school expectations
are Respectful, Engaged, Postive (REP Fed)!
Goal 4- Content-Area Competence: Mastery of All Subjects
Our graduation rates have increased significantly over the last three years. Our current graduation rate is 87% in 2018.
We continue to support multiple pathways and increased opportunies for students to earn credit.
77% of our students completed a dual credit course in 2018
Area of Focus
We are focused on providing scholars with feedback on their learning throughout all courses in order to challenge each scholar and meet the needs of all
learners for the 2019-20 school year.
Federal Way High School is always seeking parents to join and/or support PTSA, the Booster Club, become a mentor in Communities In Schools, and volunteer. We would like to partner with our parents to better support our scholars’ success. For more information, please call the Federal Way High School main office.