EDUCATION FIRST

Tacoma Refuses to lose

With the help of Graduate Tacoma, the city’s cradle-to-career community partnership, Tacoma has closed its 33 percent Black-white graduation rate gap. Graduate Tacoma continues to advance its commitment to equity of opportunity for students of color in the era of COVID-19 and a renewed fight against racial oppression and violence.

Tacoma school kids who need them can get devices, internet access from new partnership

Tacoma Public Schools, the Foundation for Tacoma Students and Rainier Connect have partnered to provide devices and high-speed internet to Tacoma families.

Tacoma Community Partners Ask Seniors, 'What’s Next?' Then Connect Them with Support

What’s Next TPS Senior Check-In” is a data-driven, collective impact initiative to get students the assistance they need through local high schools, college access programs, and colleges.

Initiative aims to boost the number of Tacoma students enrolling in and completing college

The Foundation for Tacoma Students, in partnership with Degrees of Change, is launching an initiative called Tacoma Completes aimed at helping high school graduates navigate college.

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