Totem Middle School

When looking through an equity lens, Totem serves some of the most economically diverse students in the district in a 55-year-old building with the lowest overall building condition rating. Ranked in the top 10 by the Facilities Planning Committee.  

Totem Middle School received a Building Condition Score of 56.65% and a Learning Environment Score of 36. For more information about these scores:  

Ongoing Community Engagement

Join us for a Bond Meeting Update

Star Lake Elementary and Totem Middle School are entering the design phase of the construction process. You're invited to check out the design concepts of the new schools at this upcoming update meeting:

January 16, 2019, from 6–8 p.m. at Totem Middle School


FWPS Announces GC/CM for Star Lake and Totem

At the school board meeting on October 23, 2018,Federal Way Public Schools (FWPS) announced that BN Builders, Inc. had been approved as the general contractor/construction management (GC/CM) firm for the Star Lake Elementary and Totem Middle School construction project. MORE>>


Project Timeline - Revised December 2018