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Foss Overview

2112 South Tyler St, Tacoma, WA 98405 , Tel: +1 (253) 571-7300 Tacoma School District
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    Type: Public High School
    Grades: 9-12
  • 887

    Students

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Foss Ratings & Reviews

June 18, 2016 Submitted by a community member
The school can have distractions like any other school, but the teachers really cared and my children were able to take their education to the next level. Great Athletics as well if that's their thing. I also love the community feel of the school!
September 17, 2013 Submitted by a student
A very nice caring wonderful school where every teacher cares about your well being and the counslers know your name and the principle is always there and so is the vice.
August 08, 2013 Submitted by a student
Our school was named after Henry O. Foss. He was an elected official, businessman and civic leader. Our school was built in 1973 and in 1982, Foss became the first school in Washington State to introduce the International Baccalaureate Diploma Program. This program is one of great standards as well as one that gives all students who have enough work ethic and discipline to grow immensely in critical thinking and college like attributes. In 2001, the school was elected by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation as an Achiever High School in Washington State. The school its self is a phenomenal education destination. Students are diverse and come from everywhere around the world. Our ASB is a very unique set of people who are the teachers and students cheerleaders throughout the year. Using their skills to really get people to keep their heads up, keep smiling and always continue to improve. Our school is exclusive and uncommon to others around our state and nationwide. Please make us one of your choices. Our daily saying is on the intercom in the morning is " I'm a Henry Foss Falcon full spirit of pride and I love to hold it down for Henry Foss High. Have a great day Falcons!"
October 16, 2010 Submitted by a parent
Foss has great teachers who work really hard to make a positive learning experience for the students.
March 22, 2008 Submitted by a student
I came to Foss from Curtis high school, and I have to say, I was quite impressed. I had a wonder time there, and the teachers are amazing. A lot of diversity, which helped me a lot, and fairness in grades as well.
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Average Rent in Tacoma, WA

  • Tacoma, WA Average Rental Price, September 2018$1,216/mo
  • Studio$1,017
  • 1 Bedroom$1,099
  • 2 Bedrooms$1,286

Tacoma, WA Apartment Rent Ranges

  • $501-$7003%
  • $701-$1,00021%
  • $1,001-$1,50062%
  • $1,501-$2,00013%
  • > $2,0002%

Tacoma, WA Education Statistics

  • No High School4%
  • Some High School37%
  • Some College27%
  • Associate Degree8%
  • Bachelor Degree16%
  • Graduate Degree8%

Apartments and homes for rent near Foss

Your child’s education is your top priority. We know that because—well, you’re looking at this page, aren’t you? If you think your kid would feel right at home at Foss, and you are contemplating moving closer so the little rascal will never miss a class, we have some good news for you and your family. Commute will never be an issue if you pick an apartment within 5 miles of Foss, and that should not be hard as you can currently choose from 132 apartments for rent available in this part of Tacoma. Not familiar with rent prices in the area? The cheapest apartment near Foss is currently at Morningtree Park, renting for $895 per month, but if $6,269 is still within your budget, check out the more luxurious offers at Villaggio. Or just do what most other parents do and go for the middle ground—that’s where you get the best value for money most of the time.

Things you should know about Foss

Before you start packing, make sure Foss is really the best option for your child. To recap, Foss is a well-known public 9-12 school in Tacoma. It is located at 2112 South Tyler St, Tacoma, WA 98405 and it is the second home of 887 students. Please note that available apartments near a given school are filtered by proximity, not by attendance zone. We advise parents to visit the schools in person and contact the admissions offices for further information on school performance and attendance zones before making a final decision.

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