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School leader:  Kurt Lauer
34620 9th Av South
Federal Way, WA 98003

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BASIC INFORMATION

  • Dress policy
    Dress code
  • Transportation
    None, Accessible via public transportation
  • Coed / Single gender
    Coed
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PROGRAMS & CULTURE

  • Arts
    Band, Instrumental and theory music lessons, Orchestra...
  • World languages
    Spanish
  • Sports
    Cross country
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48 reviews

Community rating

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Recent Comments


Amount of homework: Don't know
Submitted by a parent · June 06, 2015
The school should be giving more homework, but less busywork, especially in Spanish, history, and some English classes.

Develops grit: Agree
Submitted by a parent · June 06, 2015
This school can increase persistence in students as long as they have a lot to begin with. Students become tougher and more determined as they go through, although there is an epidemic among top students of procrastination and "just going through... more

Develops respect: Neutral
Submitted by a parent · June 06, 2015
Most teachers are very respectful of students, although they are tough on students, and can get a bit harsh if a student isn't being respectful themselves. Teachers do, however, say often disrespectful things about other public schools (i.e. "you... more

Develops empathy: Agree
Submitted by a parent · June 06, 2015
Students develop compassion through community service, what they learn in history, english and humanities classes and school activities. There are some kids that don't want to learn and mess it for the rest of the kids because they have to be... more

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Federal Way Public Academy
34620 9th Av South, Federal Way, WA  98003
Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 48 reviews. (253) 945-3270
Last modified Federal Way Public Academy is a Public school that serves grades 6-10. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 10 out of 10 based on academic quality.
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