Point Defiance Elementary School

Point Defiance student using scissors

Every Student. Every Day.

Enroll A New Student

Enroll a new student for the 2022-2023 school year. Our online application is available in Spanish and English. 

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Walking and Rolling Route Maps

The Suggested Walking Route map recommends walking routes to each TPS elementary school. Use your child's school map as a tool to explore walking or rolling to school.

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Clubs, Activities, Sports, and Field Trips at Your School

Beyond the Bell lets you choose from more activities at your school than ever before. Choose from options for before and after school, in-service days, and school breaks.

Beyond the Bell

 

Free Tutoring Available

Students in grades 3-12 can access free virtual tutoring services seven days a week. 

Learn more and access through your Schoology Account

We Are Innovative Together

Throughout the 2022-23 school year, we’re telling the stories of Tacoma Public Schools students growing and thriving with the help of the people around them. 

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We're Hiring! New Hire Bonuses Available

We're continuing our hiring efforts by offering $250-$5,000 hiring bonuses.

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