Important Dates :
September 1st, FWPA Back to School Picnic
September 2nd, First Day of School. Classes Start at 8:30 AM.
The Federal Way Public Academy would like to welcome all FWPA families back to school on September 1st at 6 PM. The annual picnic will be held at the Federal Way Public Academy parking lot. While you are at the picnic you will have a chance to meet classmates new and old, setup carpools, and meet the teachers. This year we see the return of FWPA science teacher Mike Buck and a new member to the FWPA family Brianne Harvey.
Also here is the basic school supply list for 2015/2016. Any questions please contact your student’s teachers. 2016 supply list
Summer is here. Time for Summer Reading!
The “Required Reading” books listed must be read to be prepared for the first project that begins the first day of school in the fall. Teachers strongly encourage students to choose additional reading from the “Recommended Summer Reading List” . This is an excellent opportunity to visit your local library.
6th Grade REQUIRED READING:
The Lion, the Witch, & the Wardrobe, by C.S. Lewis — 208 pages, ISBN# 0064409422
Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry, by Mildred D. Taylor — 288 pages, ISBN# 014034893X
7th – 10th Grades REQUIRED READING
7th Grade: Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson
224 pages, ISBN# 0451527046
8th Grade: Lord of the Flies by William Golding
208 pages, ISBN# 0399501487
9th Grade: 1984 by George Orwell
268 pages, ISBN# 0451524934
10th Grade: Death by Black Hole and Other Cosmic Quanderies by Neil deGrasse Tyson
384 pages, ISBN#9780393350388
10th Grade Brave New World by Aldous Huxley
336 pages, ISBN# 0060901012
The Lost Horizon by James Hilton
231 pages, ISBN# 0671664271