TSD Family Updates

November 10th, 2022

Dear Tumwater Families,

Tomorrow we all take a day to honor and celebrate our Veterans. To our families that have served, have family serving, or are currently serving - Thank you for your sacrifice to protect our country, for your bravery, and for all that you have done for our country. Wishing you a happy Veteran's day! We're forever thankful for you!!

Want to thank a Veteran? Here are some ideas on things you can do to say thanks.


TSD is on Instagram!!!

We are very excited to announce that Tumwater School District is on Instagram!!!! You can follow us @tumwater.school.district we look forward to keeping you updated with all that is going on around the district.


Family Newsletter

We will be placing our weekly newsletters on the Tumwater School District website. Look for the icon in this message on our website and you will find our most current newsletter.


2022 Holiday Assistance Program - application closes Monday, November 14th!

Are you, or someone you know, in need of holiday assistance? This Tumwater Education Foundation sponsored program is now accepting applications! You can get a paper copy from your student's school or complete it online here. All applications are due by November 14th. Please visit our website for more information.



Would you like to help TSD families in need this holiday season? Please visit this page on our website for the several assistance options available this year. Your support is appreciated!

Questions? Contact becky.parsons@tumwater.k12.wa.us


We'd like to hear from you

Our staff, students and community can help the Tumwater School Board of Directors and Northwest Leadership Associates develop the position description and leadership profile to be used as a guide in the selection of our new Superintendent:

There will also be an opportunity for public participation in the Spring after applications are received. Here is an approximate TIMELINE for the complete search.

Please contact Becky Parsons at 360-709-7007 or becky.parsons@tumwater.k12.wa.us if you have any questions about this process.

Your contribution of information is important. Thank you for participating!


Tumwater HOPES Community Survey

Tumwater HOPES wants to hear from you! Listed below are the links to the survey, your responses with help focus their work to benefit children, youth, families, and the Tumwater community.

Online Survey in English:


Encuesta en línea en Español



Winter Board Meeting Schedule

The following regular meetings are scheduled for:

  • Thursday, November 10th
  • Wednesday, December 7th (NEW DATE)

All meetings will be at the District Office and livestreamed to YouTube. To sign up for public comment at a regular business meeting (no public comment at work sessions or special meetings), please fill out the Public Comment Request Form by noon on the day of any regular meeting.

Have a wonderful weekend!

Laurie Wiedenmeyer, Communications Director

New Flyers for this week

Boys & Girls Club- Winter Break Camp, located at the Lacey Branch. Please see flyer for more details.

To see other activities and events please see TSD Website for all flyers.