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School leader:  Thu Ament
2112 South Tyler St
Tacoma, WA 98405

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(253) 571-7300
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BASIC INFORMATION

  • Dress policy
    Uniforms, Dress code
  • Transportation
    Paid public transportation...
  • Coed / Single gender
    Coed
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PROGRAMS & CULTURE

  • Arts
    Band, Choir / Chorus, Jazz band, Orchestra, Drama...
  • World languages
    French, Russian, Spanish
  • Sports
    Baseball, Cross country, Football, Golf...
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16 reviews

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Recent Comments


Teacher effectiveness: Ineffective
Submitted by a community member · July 21, 2015
In my opinion, Henry Foss High School is a mediocre school. The system is, as Gordon Ramsay would say, "Not good enough." There are a number of problems that will appear in this review, including performances, responsibilty, and more. The school... more

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Submitted by a student · September 17, 2013
A very nice caring wonderful school where every teacher cares about your well being and the counslers know your name and the principle is always there and so is the vice.

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Submitted by a student · August 08, 2013
Our school was named after Henry O. Foss. He was an elected official, businessman and civic leader. Our school was built in 1973 and in 1982, Foss became the first school in Washington State to introduce the International Baccalaureate Diploma... more

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Submitted by a parent · October 16, 2010
Foss has great teachers who work really hard to make a positive learning experience for the students.

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Foss
2112 South Tyler St, Tacoma, WA  98405
Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 16 reviews. (253) 571-7300
Last modified Foss is a Public school that serves grades 9-12. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 1 out of 10 based on academic quality.
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