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SMART Wednesdays - Late arrival

Our school district has late arrival days on designated Wednesdays each month to allow staff to meet and better prepare themselves to address the educational needs of students.  Classes begin at 10:30am on SMART Wednesdays.  Students will continue the 9:00am start time the rest of the week.  Busses will pick up students one and one-half hours later than usual on SMART Wednesdays and arrive at school about 10:10am.

March's Wednesday schedule:

  • March  4  - 10:30 - 3:10 (SMART Wednesday)

  • March 11 -   9:00 - 12:45 (early release day)

  • March 18 -   9:00 - 3:10 (regular Wednesday schedule)

  • March 25 - 10:30 - 3:10 (SMART Wednesday)

Early release day - March 11

Students will be dismissed at 12:45 on Wednesday, March 11, to allow teachers to conference with parents in the afternoon.  Classes will meet 9:00-12:45.

2015-16 Kindergarten registration begins March 13 & 14

  • Friday, March 13, 5:00-8:00 pm, OR Saturday, March 14, 9:00 am-3:00 pm, at Showalter Middle School

  • Please bring your incoming kindergartener with you, as well as your child's birth certificate, immunization / vaccine record, and proof of residency in the Tukwila School District.

  • Transportation staff, health team, office staff, and teachers will be present to meet you and your child and assist you with the registration process.

  • Interpreters will be available.

All-School field trip - March 25

All Tukwila Elementary students will be bussed to Foster High School to view a play in the Performing Arts Center the afternoon of Wednesday, March 25.  Students will leave Tukwila at 12:30 and return about 2:15.  Please mark your calendars and schedule appointments and early dismissals around this time.  Thank you for your help and support.

Messages for students

You are encouraged to leave last-minute messages for students no later than 2:45 so there is time for the messages to be delivered.  Thanks very much!!

New student registration

When registering a new student in the Tukwila School District, please bring the following documents

  • proof of residency - apartment lease, mortgage statement, utility bill / statement (water, sewer, garbage, electricity)

  • student's birth certificate

  • student's immunization record

2014-15 school supply lists

Please click on the link above to view the 2014-15 school supply lists.