Do you know a child who will enter Kindergarten in September (child will be five by August 31st)? Now is the time to start the Countdown to Kindergarten! Please join us Saturday, March 4th, at 10:00 in the Tumwater High School Performing Arts Center where we will share information about programs, transportation, registration requirements, what a Kindergartner's day looks like, plus much more. CLICK HERE for more details about this fun-filled event.
Join us on February 16, 2017 at Tumwater Middle School from 6:30-8:00 p.m. and/or April 18, 2017 at Bush Middle School from 6:30-8:00 p.m. as we talk about transitioning 6th grade to the middle school starting in the 2017-18 school year. We will review the history of the decision to move 6th grade to middle school, a facility update, talk about the transition plan, Bush Middle and Tumwater Middle parent/student representatives will be sharing, and next steps.
Do you have an student that is an artist? We are holding a district-wide art contest in which one piece of artwork from each school will be selected for the 2017-18 school year calendar that is distributed to all families. CLICK HERE for the entry form and more information. Deadline to submit entries to your school is May 1st.
En respuesta a las preguntas de los padres de familia sobre las recientes noticias nacionales relacionadas con cuestiones de inmigración en nuestro país, compartimos la siguiente información con respecto a las leyes y prácticas en las escuelas públicas de Washington relacionadas con asuntos de inmigración. HAGAN CLIC AQUÍ para leer más.
In response to parent questions regarding recent national news stories related to immigration issues in our country, we are sharing the following information regarding laws and practices in Washington's public schools related to immigration matters. CLICK HERE to read more.
We are currently accepting completed interdistrict and interzone forms for students who will be in grades 9-12 during the 2017-2018 school year. Please be sure that interdistrict forms have releasing signatures from your student's resident district (including SpEd, if applicable). Blank forms are available on-line in the "Quick Links" section of this page, in school offices and at the District Office. Completed forms can be submitted in person to the District Office or via email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
This 6-week parenting seminar will start April 10th, so register soon. Winning at Parenting is intended to strengthen families by providing information, resources and an opportunity for parents to connect with each other. Throughout this 6-week class, group members share parenting strengths and identify areas for personal growth. The class combines discussion, lectures, group activities, and the positive social support of peers to address common parenting concerns. Childcare is available by reservation for children ages 3-11. CLICK HERE for more information. This event is sponsored by the City of Tumwater, Tumwater School District and Family Education and Support Services.
Sunday March 12, 2017, Entertainment Explosion presents "Our Last Farewell - A Really Big Shoe". Help at the Washington Center for the Performing Arts, tickets are available at www.olytix.org or by calling 360-753-8586. To view the flyer, CLICK HERE.
It's that time of year that we are watching the weather very closely. If you would like information on how the decision is made to delay/cancel school, who makes the decision, and how we make notifications, CLICK HERE to be redirected to our Emergency Communications page. You can also find snow route information by CLICKING HERE.
Tumwater School District is looking for substitute bus drivers for student transportation. Please contact our Transportation Supervisor, Cally Stroud, at 360-709-7703 to express your interest. The District can provide training for you to receive your Commercial Drivers License (CDL).
10:00 AM Countdown to Kindergarten
7:00 PM School Board Meeting
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM Tumwater Youth Programs Middle School Late Night
6:00 PM Bush Middle School PIE Meeting
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM Tumwater Youth Programs Grade School Activity Night
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM Community Roundtable
8:30 AM School Board Meeting
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM Parent Workshop - Overindulgence