2015 End of Course (EOC) Math and Biology retake exams are January 20th through January 22nd.

Passing the EOC exams are a mandatory graduation requirement. Students who have attempted the Algebra, Geometry or Biology EOC and did not pass will have the opportunity to retake the EOC exam during the week of January 19th. The Geometry EOC will be on January 20th, the Algebra EOC will be on January 21st and the Biology EOC will be on January 22nd.

EOC exam testing locations are as follows:

All Geometry EOC testing will take place in the Little Theater.

Algebra & Biology EOC testing locations are determined by the student’s last name.
A – F: Library
G – N: Little Theater
O – Z: Lower Gym

Students are expected to be on campus and in their testing location at the regular school starting time of 7:30a.m. Students will be excused from classes they miss while taking the EOC exam.

Questions? Contact Mrs. Stines at pstines@fwps.org or 253.945.5670.

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Questions about School? There’s an App for That!


Parents and students today are busier than ever. Now, Federal Way Public Schools has an app to help you stay up-to-date and involved with school no matter where you are. All you need is a smart phone. Search for “Federal Way Public Schools” on the Apple App Store, and in Google Play. What can you do on the FWPS app? Just for starters, you can check:

  • Calendars
  • Grades, thanks to direct links to ParentVUE, StudentVUE and TeacherVUE
  • Lunch menus
  • Lunch balances (and pay!)
  • Game scores
  • Facebook and Twitter

You’ll get the latest news right in the feed — and flyers too, if you choose to. That’s right, you can customize it to get the information you want most, for just the schools your children attend. Select the calendars you want, and see them combined on your device.

Another way to get emergency notifications: Our new app gives you another way to get notifications you typically get through automated phone calls and email. Once you download the app, these will show up like a text message on your phone, as long as the app is open. You’ll be able to click through to read more. Keep your eyes open for more capabilities on the app in the near future!

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Struggling in your classes?  TJ has many supports to ensure your academic success.  Check them out!

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TJHS Mission Statement:

Thomas Jefferson High School aims to provide a safe, secure, and diverse environment that encourages students to be active, life-long learners.  We will do this by providing challenging curricular programs that foster inquiring, knowledgeable, internationally-minded, and caring young people who actively strive to create a better world through intercultural understanding and respect.