Point Defiance Elementary School
Enroll a new student for the 2022-2023 school year. Our online application is available in Spanish and English.
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.
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.
Students in grades 3-12 can access free virtual tutoring services seven days a week.
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.
We're continuing our hiring efforts by offering $250-$5,000 hiring bonuses.