Panther Lake School Information

School Information

  • Address: 34424 1st Ave S

                  Federal Way, WA 98003

    Phone: 253-945-3600


    Fax: 253-945-3636

    Principal: TJ Bell-Davis

    Assistant Principal:Julie Moore

    Counseling: Andrea Cravioto

    Grades: K-5

    Year School was Built: 2009

School Mission Statement

  • In an environment of high expectations, high support, and no excuses, the staff of Panther Lake Elementary will continually learn, lead, utilize data, and collaborate to ensure our scholars have a voice, a dream, and a bright future.

Our School Goals

  • Our school goals aligned with the district strategic plan:

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

    Pride Points

    • We are proud of the work we are doing implementing Positive behavioral interventions and supports (PBIS) at Panther Lake to encourage good behavior and responsible learners.
    • Student voice and is important to us and having our 1st Scholar Advisory allows us to celebrate the ideas and leadership of the students we are teaching.

    Area of Focus

    • We have a diverse population of students identified as English Language Learners. As a school we are focusing on supporting them with high levels of quality support.

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

    Pride Points

    • K-5 Implementation of Ready Math
    • K-2 Fundations Phonics Adoption

    Area of Focus

    • High quality core instruction in every classroom, every day—with a focus on teacher teams working in teams to plan and analyze data

Community Involvement

  • We have a very active PTA here at Panther Lake and we welcome all who would like to volunteer. Stop by the school office and pick up a volunteer application today.



  • Updated: 10/22/19