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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 46 public schools in Federal Way School District, serving 23,110 students.
  • Public schools in Federal Way School District have an average math proficiency score of 35% (versus the Washington public school average of 51%), and reading proficiency score of 47% (versus the 61% statewide average). This district's average school ranking is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Washington.
  • The top ranked public schools in Federal Way School District are Federal Way Public Academy, Brigadoon Elementary School and Enterprise Elementary School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 73% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Washington public school average of 46% (majority Hispanic).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is equal to the Washington public school average of 18:1.

Overview

School District NameFederal Way School District
School District Websitehttp://www.fwps.org
School District Phone Number(253)945-2000
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (WA)
# of Schools46 Schools2,435 Schools
# of Students23,110 Students1,112,435 Students
# of Teachers1,279 Teachers60,269 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio18:118:1

District Comparison

  • Federal Way School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 305 school districts in Washington (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 91% has increased from 73% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (WA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
51%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Federal Way   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of WA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
61%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Federal Way   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of WA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
91%
88%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Federal Way   School District and public school graduation rate of WA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.800.64
# of American Indian Students98 Students15,622 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
2%
# of Asian Students2,598 Students85,396 Students
% Asian Students
11%
8%
# of Hispanic Students6,804 Students257,984 Students
% Hispanic Students
30%
23%
# of Black Students3,216 Students48,441 Students
% Black Students
14%
4%
# of White Students6,205 Students603,896 Students
% White Students
27%
54%
# of Hawaiian Students1,240 Students12,141 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
5%
1%
# of Two or more races Students2,949 Students88,955 Students
% of Two or more races Students
13%
8%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:35215,754
# of Students in Kindergarten:1,66781,110
# of Students in 1st Grade:1,70583,006
# of Students in 2nd Grade:1,72183,225
# of Students in 3rd Grade:1,72285,737
# of Students in 4th Grade:1,83587,520
# of Students in 5th Grade:1,79686,815
# of Students in 6th Grade:1,72384,097
# of Students in 7th Grade:1,66982,192
# of Students in 8th Grade:1,76881,964
# of Students in 9th Grade:1,73183,278
# of Students in 10th Grade:1,73082,294
# of Students in 11th Grade:1,73883,363
# of Students in 12th Grade:1,95392,080
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $11,025 in this school district is less than the state average of $15,382. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $11,954 is less than the state average of $13,509. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (WA)
Total Revenue$245 MM$12 MM
This chart display total revenue of Federal Way   School District and average revenue for each school distric in WA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending$266 MM$11 MM
This chart display total spending of Federal Way   School District and average spending for each school distric in WA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student$11,025$15,382
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Federal Way   School District and average revenue per public school student in WA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student$11,954$13,509
This chart display average spending per public school student in Federal Way   School District and average spending per public school student in WA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Federal Way School District Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Adelaide Elementary School Math: 39% | Reading: 40%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1635 Sw 304th St
    Federal Way, WA 98023
    (253)945-2300

    Grades: PK-5 | 381 students
  • Birth To Three Development Center Special Education School
    35535 6th Pl Sw
    Federal Way, WA 98093
    (253)874-5445

    Grades: PK | 134 students
  • Brigadoon Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank: Top 50%
    3601 Sw 336th St
    Federal Way, WA 98023
    (253)945-2400

    Grades: PK-5 | 370 students
  • Camelot Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    4041 S 298th
    Auburn, WA 98001
    (253)945-2500

    Grades: PK-5 | 307 students
  • Career Academy At Truman High School Alternative School
    Magnet School
    Math: <50% | Reading: ≥50%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    31455 28th Ave S
    Federal Way, WA 98003
    (253)945-5800

    Grades: 9-12 | 92 students
  • Decatur High School Math: 26% | Reading: 60%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2800 Sw 320th St
    Federal Way, WA 98023
    (253)945-5200

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,403 student
  • Dynamic Family Services Special Education School
    10811 Se Kent Kanlgey Rd
    Kent, WA 98030
    (253)945-2000

    Grades: PK-12 | 5 students
  • Employment Transition Program Special Education School
    33250 21st Ave Sw
    Federal Way, WA 98023
    (253)945-4170

    Grades: 9-12 | 43 students
  • Enterprise Elementary School Math: 54% | Reading: 51%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    35101 5th Ave Sw
    Federal Way, WA 98023
    (253)945-2600

    Grades: PK-5 | 439 students
  • Federal Way High School Math: 25% | Reading: 59%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    30611 16th Av S
    Federal Way, WA 98003
    (253)945-5400

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,580 student
  • Federal Way Public Academy Math: 64% | Reading: 80%
    Rank: Top 20%
    34620 9th Av S
    Federal Way, WA 98003
    (253)945-3270

    Grades: 6-10 | 309 students
  • Federal Way Public School Eceap
    33330 8th Ave S
    Federal Way, WA 98003
    (253)945-2000

    Grades: PK | 11 students
  • Federal Way Public Schools Headstart
    31457 28th Ave S
    Federal Way, WA 98003
    (253)945-2000

    Grades: PK | 3 students
  • Federal Way Running Start Home School
    33330 8th Ave S
    Federal Way, WA 98003
    (253)945-2000

    Grades: 11-12 | n/a student
  • Gateway To College
    33330 8th Ave S
    Federal Way, WA 98003
    (253)945-2000

    Grades: 9-12 | 36 students
  • Green Gables Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    32607 47th Ave Sw
    Federal Way, WA 98023
    (253)945-2700

    Grades: PK-5 | 394 students
  • Illahee Middle School Math: 32% | Reading: 48%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    36001 1st Ave S
    Federal Way, WA 98003
    (253)945-4600

    Grades: 5-8 | 808 students
  • Internet Academy Alternative School
    Math: 25-29% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    31455 28th Ave S
    Federal Way, WA 98003
    (253)945-2230

    Grades: PK-12 | 250 students
  • Kilo Middle School Math: 30% | Reading: 41%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    4400 S 308th St
    Auburn, WA 98001
    (253)945-4700

    Grades: 6-8 | 604 students
  • Lake Dolloff Elementary School Math: 36% | Reading: 41%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    4200 S 308th St
    Auburn, WA 98001
    (253)945-2800

    Grades: PK-5 | 489 students
  • Lake Grove Elementary School Math: 40% | Reading: 49%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    303 Sw 308th St
    Federal Way, WA 98023
    (253)945-2900

    Grades: PK-5 | 428 students
  • Lakeland Elementary School Math: 51% | Reading: 51%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    35827 32nd Av S
    Auburn, WA 98001
    (253)945-3000

    Grades: PK-5 | 435 students
  • Lakota Middle School Math: 41% | Reading: 51%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1415 Sw 314th St
    Federal Way, WA 98023
    (253)945-4800

    Grades: 6-8 | 782 students
  • Mark Twain Elementary School Math: 29% | Reading: 32%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2450 S Star Lake Rd
    Federal Way, WA 98003
    (253)945-3100

    Grades: PK-5 | 537 students
  • Meredith Hill Elementary School Math: 43% | Reading: 44%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    5830 S 300th St
    Auburn, WA 98001
    (253)945-3200

    Grades: PK-5 | 471 students
  • Mirror Lake Elementary School Math: 43% | Reading: 49%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    625 S 314th St
    Federal Way, WA 98003
    (253)945-3300

    Grades: PK-5 | 487 students
  • Nautilus K-8 School Math: 45% | Reading: 53%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1000 S 289th St
    Federal Way, WA 98003
    (253)945-3400

    Grades: K-8 | 543 students
  • Olympic View Elementary School Math: 30% | Reading: 32%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2626 Sw 327th St
    Federal Way, WA 98023
    (253)945-3500

    Grades: PK-5 | 449 students
  • Open Doors Youth Reengagement (1418) Alternative School
    31455 28th Ave S
    Federal Way, WA 98003
    (253)945-4590

    Grades: 9-12 | 232 students
  • Panther Lake Elementary School Math: 29% | Reading: 38%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    34424 1st Av S
    Federal Way, WA 98003
    (253)945-3600

    Grades: PK-5 | 449 students
  • Rainier View Elementary School Math: 38% | Reading: 42%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    3015 S 368th St
    Federal Way, WA 98003
    (253)945-3700

    Grades: PK-5 | 523 students
  • Sacajawea Middle School Math: 35% | Reading: 49%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1101 S Dash Point Rd
    Federal Way, WA 98003
    (253)945-4900

    Grades: 6-8 | 790 students
  • Sequoyah Middle School Math: 27% | Reading: 46%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    3425 S 360th St
    Auburn, WA 98001
    (253)945-3670

    Grades: 6-8 | 578 students
  • Sherwood Forest Elementary School Math: 47% | Reading: 46%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    34600 12th Av Sw
    Federal Way, WA 98023
    (253)945-3800

    Grades: PK-5 | 452 students
  • Silver Lake Elementary School - Federal Way Math: 38% | Reading: 43%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1310 Sw 325th St
    Federal Way, WA 98023
    (253)945-3900

    Grades: PK-5 | 428 students
  • Show 11 more public schools in Federal Way School District (out of 46 total schools)
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