District Summary Ratings

A larger number of schools in this district are rated below average in school quality.

Top 5 Schools in This District

These are some of the top-rated public schools in Tacoma School District based on a variety of measures, including academic performance and equity. Find out more about GreatSchools ratings.

District Student Progress

A larger number of schools in this district have students who are making more academic progress than their peers at other schools in the state.


Academic Summary

Is this district offering opportunity for all its students, or leaving some kids behind? Successful districts are working to close the achievement gap.


Advanced Courses

Rigorous courses can help students prepare for and get into college, including coursework in STEM subjects. Find out more.
Parent Tip
Many successful high school students end up in remedial math courses in college. Is your student prepared for college-level math? Ask this district how they ensure students are well-prepared.


Student Demographics

Schools that create a positive culture help all students thrive. See how.


Teachers & Staff

Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.


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District Finances

How a school district allocates funds can reflect its priorities. Learn more about how these decisions are made.
Parent Tip
District decisions about how to spend money impact your child’s schooling. Here’s how parents can have an influence.

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Reviews From Schools in Tacoma School District

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Parent / Guardian
November 19, 2023
My daughter has attended Mason for 2 1/2 years, and I really appreciate the rigor that this school offers. It's not for everyone, I'm sure. They also changed the grading method this year, and that... More
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Other (school staff, family member, recent alum, etc)
November 12, 2023
Stadium has wonderful extra-curricular activities, including a wide variety of sports. The theater program and clubs are great. Stadium offers a quality education to prepare students for college, and... More
Review for Stadium
October 27, 2023
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