School Profile

School Information

  • Address: 30611 16th Ave S

                   Federal Way, WA 98003

    Phone: 253.945.5400


    Fax:  253.945.5454

    Principal: Dr. Matt Oberst

    Assistant Principal: Lynn Herink

    Assistant Principal: Alicia Holtzclaw

    Assistant Principal: Khaleelah Rahsaan

    Counseling: Allie Brookbank, Stephanie Paradee, Rhys Barrow, Brad Smith

    Grades: 9-12

    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 align with the district strategic plan:

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

    Pride Points

    • 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

    Pride Points

    • 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

Community Involvement

  • We are always seeking parents to support PTSA, the Booster Club, Communities In Schools, and to volunteer. We would like to partner with our parents to better support our scholars’ success. For more information, please call our main office.

School Improvement Plan and Score Card



School Data

  • You can find 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

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

  • Updated: 10/28/2019