Tumwater Middle School

Home of the Firewolves

Continuous Student Learning in a Caring, Engaging Environment


  • School Picture Make-up & Class Photo Day on 11/4

    For students who missed the original school picture day and for those who would like retakes, please pick up order forms in the main office. For students wanting retakes, please bring your original photos back to school with your completed order form. Class photos will occur after individual retakes have concluded.

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  • Salvation Army Holiday Assistance

    Check out the attached flyer for the Salvation Army Holiday Assistance Application and Interviews flyer. It will give you all the information you need regarding this event!

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  • Season #2 Sports/Activities Begin Monday, Oct. 24

    We are currently clearing for Wrestling, Girls' Basketball, and Dance. These activities will start on Monday, October 24th (Dance begins on 10/25). GBB and Wrestling practices will be from 2:30-4:30 Monday-Friday until November 4th; Dance practices are from 4:45-6 pm on T/Th. Beginning November 7th practices will be Monday-Thursday. Girls Basketball practice will be here at TMS in the Gym. Wrestlers will be shuttled to Black Hills High School for practice and you will pick your athlete up at Black Hills at the end of practice. This location may change at the end of 2-weeks. In order to be cleared to participate in one of the above activities your athlete must have the following: -If they participated in Football, Soccer or Cross Country they need forms 4 and 5 completed and turned into the office prior to the start of practice on the 24th. There is a $35.00 fee to participate in the sport, there are scholarships available upon request. -If they have not yet participated in a sport for TMS this school year they will need to complete the entire sports packet, purchase an ASB card ($25.00) and their sports fee of $35.00. The packet includes a Doctor’s signature. This completed packet must be turned in prior to October 24th in order for your student to participate in the activity. If you have any questions please feel free to call between the hours of 7:00am-3:00pm 360-709-7501.

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  • Daily Student Bulletin

    Check out the Daily Student Bulletin in the Quick Link Section for all the current news, the daily schedule and schedule changes!

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  • Inclement Weather

    With the onset of Winter Weather the Tumwater School District posts it's Inclement Weather Guidelines and a list of radio stations you can listen to for the most current information about school delays or closures. Click on the Headline for the most current Inclement Weather Guideline updates.

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  • TMS Parking Lot

    Hello TMS Families! Please do not use the exit driveway in our TMS parking lot as an entrance. With limited space and the constant motion of drop-offs and pedestrian foot traffic, we want to avoid any accidents that could be caused by people driving against the designated flow of traffic in our parking lot. Thank you very much for your help with this.

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  • Registration Packet

    Registration Packets for the 2016 - 17 school year can be picked up at the District Office, at the Middle School or you can download it from the Quick Links column. Please fill out all information on both sides of these forms. Return your filled out forms to Tumwater Middle School with your withdrawal and health forms from your child's previous school. Questions? Please call Sally Riddle at 360-709-7503.

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  • Lunch Menu

    Check out the Quick Link Column for the TMS Lunch Menus!

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  • Girls Circle

    Girls Circle is a Free Program for 6th - 8th grade girls that helps build relationships, express feelings, manage stress and have fun! Check out the attached information and application form.

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  • Candyce Lund Bollinger Workshop Series

    This is Tumwater School District's sixth year offering classes for parents facilitated by Candyce Bollinger. Each year parents and staff rate these classes highly and ask for more! Click on the heading to see the complete schedule for this year.

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  • Firewolves Dance Team

    Check out the attached Firewolves Dance Team Flyer! AND mark your calendars for the Parent & Dancer Information Night on Wednesday, September 28th in the TMS Cafeteria @ 6:00 pm, Hope we see you there!

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    Bus routes are up and available by clicking on "Bus Routes" in the ribbon in the middle of our home page. Enter your address and school information. If you do not find your route, please call the Transportation Department at 360-709-7700 during business hours. If you are unable to access your student's route information after business hours, please CLICK HERE to see the routes. We appreciate your patience during this time.

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  • TMS Construction

    Thank you for your patience during our TMS remodel. As you know we are welcoming 6th grade students to TMS next year (2017 - 2018). The preparations are happening and we are excited about the future of TMS.

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  • 2016-17 Athletic Packet Now Available!

    Click here for more information

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  • District Transfer Reminders

    If your student attends a Tumwater School District School on an Inter-district or Inter-zone Transfer, it is time to turn your forms in for next year. Pick up a form at the District Office or your school and return it to Tami Collins at the District Office for consideration. Remember you must re-apply each year you attend a non-resident school. Call 360-709-7000 if you have any questions.

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