Now Accepting Applications For All School Administrator Positions!
Tacoma Public Schools is looking to partner with dynamic educational leaders who are passionate about inspiring greatness in our students, our District staff, and our community.
This position provides leadership within the building to provide a responsive and dynamic educational program so that all students will acquire the knowledge, skills, values, and attitudes to lead self-sufficient, well-adjusted, healthy, productive, and socially responsible lives to the best of their individual potential.
Named by the Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction as Washington State's only innovative school district, we are committed to providing learning environments that fit every student and educator.
Tacoma Public Schools is focused on the Whole Child and prioritizes Academic Excellence, Partnerships, Early Learning and Safety. At TPS our commitment is to provide unparalleled service to our students and their families. Every Student. Every Day.
Comprehensive benefits for the Whole Educator
Strong collaboration and support
It's not just a job - it's an opportunity to make a difference!
Tacoma Public Schools does not discriminate in any programs or activities on the basis of sex, race, creed, religion, color, national origin, age, veteran or military status, sexual orientation, gender expression or identity, disability, or the use of a trained dog guide or service animal and provides equal access to the Boy Scouts and other designated youth groups. The following employees have been designated to handle questions and complaints of alleged discrimination: Civil Rights Coordinator: Lisa Nolan, 253-571-1252, email@example.com; Title IX Coordinator: Eric Hogan, 253-571-1191, firstname.lastname@example.org; and 504 Coordinator: Elementary, Tracye Ferguson, email@example.com, 253-571-1096; Secondary, Jon Bell, firstname.lastname@example.org, 253-571-1225. Address: P.O. Box 1357, Tacoma, WA 98401-1357.
Additional Salary Information: Middle School $138,927 - $149,610 DOE
High School $149,845 - $161,368 DOE
Internal Number: 7643
About Tacoma Public Schools
Tacoma Public Schools (TPS) is one of the largest districts in Washington State serving approximately 30,000 children in preschool through grade 12. The district has 35 elementary schools, 11 middle schools, 10 high schools and 4 early learning centers. 19 schools are designated as innovative. TPS has nearly 5,000 employees and is one of the largest employers in Tacoma.
The district has been a "lighthouse" district for many years and often leads the way for the state's 296 districts in piloting new programs and implementing innovative ideas. We are the only district in Washington designated an Innovative School Zone by the Secretary of Public Instruction.