School Profile

School Information

  • School Information

    Address: 34620 9th Ave S

                   Federal Way,  WA 98003

    Phone: 253.945.3270


    Fax:  253.945.3399

    Guest Principal: Jerry Warren

    Grades: 6-10

    Year School was Built: 1999

School Mission Statement

  • Federal Way Public Academy is a college preparatory school that families and students choose to attend. The school’s program emphasizes a challenging ‘traditional’ academic curriculum for every student in every subject. Public Academy prepares students for rigorous, academic instruction in order to prepare them for their college experiences.

Our School Goals

  • Our school goals align with the district strategic plan:


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

    Pride Points

    • Each scholar becomes engaged in the broader community through community service, either through the school or in their personal lives

    Focus Area

    • Scholars are supported in their social emotional development


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

    Pride Points

    • Scholars are challenged through advanced coursework and rigorous curricular offerings
    • Scholars achieve at high levels on state exams

    Focus Area

    • Scholars are supported in their academic soft skills development

Community Involvement

  • FWPA values input and participation from parents. Though we have the scheduled Student Led Conferences, at FWPA we like to say that every day can be a conference day. We encourage parents to speak to their child's teachers on a regular basis. In addition to our on-going communication, FWPA has an active parent Booster Club, where families can share ideas, take part in school fundraisers and help build and sustain a healthy school environment.

School Improvement Plan and Score Cards


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:

    Diana Camp 

    7 March 2022