Enroll at Washington


Enroll in your neighborhood school anytime during the school year.

Enroll A New Student Online

Choice Enrollment for Grades 1-12

Apply to attend a school other than your neighborhood school for the 2022-2023 school year. The application window open October 25, 2021 and close January 21, 2022.

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Washington student smiling

Washington promotes high expectations for student achievement and behavior. Teachers and staff focus on the whole child and strive to build strong relationships with families. Washington works to ensure the staff meets the academic, social and emotional needs of students. Partnerships with parents and guardians and the community are essential to the success of students. Washington has an active PTA and parent volunteers who enhance the learning experience of all students and bring a wide-range of extracurricular activities after school.

Family Guide to Kindergarten Readiness

Help prepare your child for kindergarten by exploring tips and videos for reading readiness, math readiness, social and emotional readiness, and language readiness on the Tacoma Public Schools website.

Family Guide to Kindergarten Readiness


Inside Washington Elementary

Student artwork posted on a wall
Interior of Washington elementary
Student artwork posted on a wall
Student artwork posted on a wall
Inside of Washington elementary
Inside of Washington Elementary
Inside Washington Elementary

Choice enrollment opens October 30, 2023

Students have the option to attend their neighborhood school or apply to attend another TPS school through our Choice Enrollment process.

The kindergarten Choice application closes March 8, 2024

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