Tacoma Schools

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View Schools in Cities within 10 miles of Tacoma

Lakewood Schools6.25 mi
Puyallup Schools7.62 mi
Federal Way Schools8.34 mi
Spanaway Schools9.98 mi

View Schools in Cities between 10 and 20 miles of Tacoma

Sumner Schools12.77 mi
Gig Harbor Schools12.92 mi
Auburn Schools13.34 mi
Graham Schools15.94 mi
Kent Schools17.02 mi

View Schools in Cities between 20 and 30 miles of Tacoma

Lacey Schools20.95 mi
Port Orchard Schools21.41 mi
Renton Schools22.69 mi
Maple Valley Schools24.23 mi
Olympia Schools24.72 mi
Mercer Island Schools26.19 mi
Seattle Schools26.86 mi
Bremerton Schools28.01 mi
Bellevue Schools30.09 mi
Bainbridge Island Schools30.25 mi
Issaquah Schools30.36 mi
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Tacoma Area School Districts

CLOVER PARK SCHOOL DIST 400
FEDERAL WAY SCHOOL DIST 210
FIFE SCHOOL DIST 417
FRANKLIN PIERCE SCH DIST 402
PUYALLUP SCHOOL DIST 3
STEILACOOM HISTORICAL SCH DIST
TACOMA SCH DIST 10
UNIVERSITY PLACE SCH DIST 83

TACOMA, WASHINGTON SCHOOLS AND NEIGHBORHOODS: WE ARE HERE TO HELP

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ABOUT Tacoma, Washington SCHOOLS

Tacoma schools boast a total student population of 67,260 attending 147 schools in 8 public school districts and 36 private schools. Public school revenue and expenditures vary by school district but Tacoma public schools spend an average of $6,863 per student each year.

Student teacher ratio is an important statistic cluing parents into the probable attention their child might receive individually in a classroom setting. Tacoma public schools average a student teacher ratio of 16:1. Tacoma private schools average 8:1. Also, high schools in Tacoma average a student body population of 382, while Tacoma middle schools and elementary schools average student body populations of 406 and 344 respectively.

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CHOOSING THE BEST SCHOOL FOR YOUR CHILD: WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW


It wasn't so long ago that a child's education was limited to geographical boundaries set by the local school district. Increasingly, government is injecting "choice" into the equation by allowing children to enroll in the school of their choosing, regardless of where they live, as long as there is sufficient classroom space available.

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