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Tukwila Family News

May 6 - May 19, 2022

Family News Archive

Update Your Contact Information

update your contact information

It's very important that we have your current and accurate address, phone number, and email address. If you've moved or gotten a new phone number or email address, please fill out the update contact information form so we can keep in touch with you.

Update Contact Information Form

TSD is Looking for a New Director!

The Tukwila School District is seeking to fill a vacancy for our Board of Directors. This position represents District Area 3 (three). Any citizen residing in District Area 3 who meets the following qualifications is eligible to apply:

Please visit the Board of Directors application page on the Tukwila School District website for more information and to fill out the application:

tukwilaschools.org/about-our-district/board-of-directors/board-of-directors-application

Please consider applying if you are interested in serving the students and families of Tukwila. We are a unique school district serving a vibrant community and we would love to hear from you if you are passionate about leading the District in providing high quality education for all students.

Please contact Deborah Kohr with questions at kohrd@tukwila.wednet.edu or 206-901-8006.

All applications are due by May 30, 2022 at 5:00 p.m.

FHS Drama Performance

Come see the spring play at Foster High School! Our drama department is performing "She Kills Monsters" on Friday, May 13 (6:00 p.m.) and Saturday, May 14 (2 p.m. and 6 p.m.) Tickets sold at the door - donations only.

She Kills Monsters

Coding at Our Elementary Schools

We're excited that our elementary students are learning about coding. Please watch this video to see highlights.

Stories of Arrival Events

In-Person Book Launch - Thursday, May 19 at 6:00 p.m. Spice Bridge

 

King County Libraries Fresh Start Program

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On May 4, KCLS will clear late fines for all patrons. This one-time waiver clears your late-fine balances, enabling access to all library materials.

KCLS will resume assessing late fines on September 15.

Learn more about this program: https://kcls.org/news/late-fines-to-be-cleared-on-may-4/

Upcoming Events

saturday, 5/7

Saturday Success Academy
9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. | Foster High School

tuesday, 5/10

Showalter Cross Country
3:45 - 5:15 p.m. | Mount Rainier High School

Showalter JV Volleyball
3:45 - 4:45 p.m. | Sylvester Middle School

Showalter Varsity Volleyball
4:45 - 5:45 p.m. | Sylvester Middle School

School Board Meeting
6:30 - 8:30 p.m. | Zoom link

Wednesday, 5/11

Modified Wednesday Schedule
SMS/FHS ends at 1:30 p.m.
Elementary ends at 2:10 p.m.

National School  Nurse Day

King County Track & Field Championships
4:00 - 6:00 p.m. | Juanita High School

Thursday, 5/12

Showalter Varsity Football
3:45 - 5:15 p.m. | Showalter Middle School

Showalter JV Volleyball
3:45 - 4:45 p.m. | Showalter Middle School

Showalter Varsity Volleyball
4:45 - 5:45 p.m. | Showalter Middle School

King County Track & Field Championships
4:00 - 6:00 p.m. | Juanita High School

Friday, 5/13

King County Track & Field Championships
4:00 - 6:00 p.m. | Juanita High School

FHS Drama Performance - "She Kills Monsters"
6:00 - 8:00 p.m. | Foster High School PAC

Saturday, 5/14

Saturday Success Academy
9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. | Foster High School

FHS Drama Performance - "She Kills Monsters"
2:00 - 4:00 p.m. | Foster High School PAC

FHS Drama Performance - "She Kills Monsters"
6:00 - 8:00 p.m. | Foster High School PAC

Tuesday, 5/17

Showalter Cross Country
3:45 - 5:15 | Mount Rainier High School

Showalter JV Volleyball
3:45 - 4:45 p.m. | Showalter Middle School

Showalter Varsity Volleyball
4:45 - 5:45 p.m. | Showalter Middle School

Wednesday, 5/18

Early Release Schedule
SMS/FHS ends at 11:30 a.m.
Elementary ends at 12:45 p.m.

Thursday, 5/19

Showalter Varsity Football
3:45 - 5:15 | Showalter Middle School

Showalter JV Volleyball
3:45 - 4:45 p.m. | Showalter Middle School

Showalter Varsity Volleyball
4:45 - 5:45 p.m. | Showalter Middle School

Virtual Family Night Event
5:00 - 6:00 p.m. | Zoom link

Voice of Arrival Book Launch & Poetry Reading
6:00 - 8:00 p.m. | Spice Bridge

Follow the Tukwila School District on Facebook!

facebook.com/TukwilaSchools

FHS Yearbooks

Feature your student in the yearbook by purchasing a Senior Shoutout! Contact Mr. Sharif Crawford with questions: crawfordke@tukwila.wednet.edu

Family to give Shoutout to graduating seniors by contacting yearbook team.

 

Purchase a  FHS Yearbook

Reduced Fare Public Transit

Find out more about how you or your student can get a reduced-price or free ORCA card.

Link to Reduced Fare Portal

KC Metro Subsidized Annual Pass