About Us

  • We are committed to creating a school that knows no limits to the academic success of each student. Every student, without exception and without excuse, will be proficient or advanced in reading, writing, and math.

    21615 38th Avenue East
    Spanaway, WA 98387
    Phone: 253.800.5200
    Fax: 253.800.5298


    Principal: Paul Marquardt
    Assistant Principal: Melinda Mcconnaughey



    School Secretary: Staci Stonebraker

    Registrar: Julie Price

    Office clerk: Kendra Fochtman

    Health/Attendance: Monicka Elston

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  • Our Beliefs

    Every student will be proficient in reading, writing and math.  The academic accomplishment of every student is an obsession.  The school can neutralize many challenges that kids bring to the classroom.  Student achievement is the #1 topic of conversations.  A maverick spirit is leading the way.  There is no excuse for poor effort.