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Calling all scholars in grades 3-12: Nominate a staff member for the Because of You Award!

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Calling all early learning professionals and caregivers! RSVP for the virtual Early Learning Gathering on Thursday, November 30 from 6:30-8:30 p.m.

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November is National Native American Heritage Month, a time our district and schools celebrate the significant and countless contributions, rich and diverse ancestry, cultures, traditions, and histories of our nation’s first people. 

Federal Way Public Schools acknowledge that our schools are on the traditional homelands of the Puyallup and Muckleshoot Tribes

Memorial Field Ribbon Cutting

The brand-new Federal Way Memorial Field is complete! Help us celebrate by attending a ribbon cutting on November 13, from 4:30-5:30 p.m.

DiscoverU Week, October 16-20, 2023

During DiscoverU, FWPS scholars in grades PK-12 will participate in a week of college and career exploration activities.

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Disability History and Awareness Month takes place during October to increase awareness, respect, and acceptance for people with disabilities, and to bring a greater sense of pride to people with disabilities.

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September 15 marks the start of National Hispanic and Latinx Heritage Month, a time our district and schools recognize the contributions, achievements, histories, and celebrate the many diverse cultures of people of Hispanic or Latinx ancestry who come from Spain, Mexico, the Caribbean, and Central and South America.

Rainier View Elementary scholars navigating to classrooms on the second day of school.

The 2023-24 school year successfully kicked off on Wednesday, August 30, and it was a joy to see scholars pour into our buildings excited for the year ahead. Learn what's happened so far and what some students hope for the year.

Fourth-grade scholars participate in the Storming the Sound with Salmon release event.

Federal Way Public Schools elementary scholars participated in the annual Salmon Release at West Hylebos Wetlands Park, a culminating event to the annual Storming the Sound with Salmon program offered in partnership with the City of Federal Way.

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FWPS celebrates Black History Month across its schools. These articles are highlights of those events and opportunities happening throughout the month.