Woodmont K-8 School Profile

School Information

  • Address: 26454 16th Ave S

                 Des Moines WA 98198

    Phone: 253-945-4500

    Website: www.woodmontk8.com

    Fax: 253-945-4545

    Principal: Shawn Kocher

    Assistant Principal: Barry Fisk

    Counseling: Azeb Hagos

    Grades: K-8

    Year School was Built: 1960

School Mission Statement

  •  We are educators who believe in STEM integration and a project-based approach who will provide exemplary learning opportunities for scholars to meet high expectations so that they develop critical thinking, agency, and collaboration.

Our School Goals

  • Our school goals align with the district strategic plan:


    Goal 2- Whole Child: Thriving, Confident, Responsible Individuals

    Pride Points

    • More than 95% of Woodmont families participate in Scholar Led Conferences.
    • 99% of Woodmont scholars did not miss instructional time due to discipline

    Area of Focus

    • 100% of Woodmont schoolars will report feeling safe and welcome at school


    Goal 4- Content-Area Competence: Mastery of All Subjects

    Pride Points

    • 100% of Woodmont scholars participate in a project-based approach to learning
    • 100% of Woodmont scholars have 1:1 technology and smart boards is every classroom

    Area of Focus

    • 80% of Woodmont schoalrs will be meeting or exceeding grade level standards in ELA by 2022


Community Involvement

  • Woodmont PTA, WATCH D.O.G.S., Classroom Volunteers, Art Docent Program, Track Volunteers, Club Victory Volunteers, Des Moines Rotary Club, MaST Center, King County Library, and South King County Fire

School Improvement Plan and Score Cards



School Data

  • You can find the following data for all schools on Washington’s Office of the Superintendent of Public Instruction’s website including scholar demographics, teacher information, free and reduced lunch rate, school funding and financial resources, and assessment data at reportcard.ospi.k12.wa.us.

    Also, check out the FWPS Data Dashboard on our website: www.fwps.org and click on the “Data Dashboard” icon at the top of the page.

  • Updated: 1/7/2021