Enroll at Fern Hill

Fern Hill Enrollment Information Night, Monday, March 6

Join us on Monday, March 6 from 5:00 to 6:30 p.m. to learn more about Fern Hill Elementary. This event will include introductions from school leaders and staff, academics, our school culture, unique programs we offer, and information about the choice enrollment process.


Enroll in your neighborhood school anytime during the school year.

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Choice Enrollment for Grades 1-12

Apply to attend a school other than your neighborhood school for the 2022-2023 school year. The application window open October 25, 2021 and close January 21, 2022.

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Why Fern Hill

Picture of Fern Hill students

Fern Hill's teachers and staff believe quality instruction matters most in increasing student success. By providing a foundation for continual learning for teachers, students are better served. Teachers meet regularly in a team environment to review student data and create lesson plans. Fern Hill is a supportive, compassionate and academically challenging school environment where all students are held to high standards. Additionally, Communities in School and a nutrition program through WSU provide academic support.

Family Guide to Kindergarten Readiness

Help prepare your child for kindergarten by exploring tips and videos for reading readiness, math readiness, social and emotional readiness, and language readiness on the Tacoma Public Schools website.

Family Guide to Kindergarten Readiness


Choice enrollment opens October 30, 2023

Students have the option to attend their neighborhood school or apply to attend another TPS school through our Choice Enrollment process.

The kindergarten Choice application closes March 8, 2024

Learn more & apply