What we do:
In the community, the positive impact of public schools goes beyond textbooks. The schools are integral to the area’s culture and important to residents’ daily lives. The Peninsula School District has fifteen schools consisting of two comprehensive four-year high schools, one high school of choice, four middle schools and eight elementary schools. There are approximately 9,000 students and 1,200 employees. The District is considered one of the strongest and most innovative in the State of Washington with a long history of high academic achievement.
Where to find us:
Peninsula School District is located on Puget Sound across the Narrows Bridge from Tacoma neighboring the waterfront town of Gig Harbor. It extends throughout the Gig Harbor and Key Peninsulas covering approximately 120 square miles of beautiful rural land with over 100 miles of waterfront. The population of the City of Gig Harbor is 7,521. The surrounding unincorporated area is 66,000.
Our Community Partners
The Peninsula School District believes a learning-focused environment blossoms best when its relevant and engaging . Partnerships allow students to have more opportunities to acquire knowledge, skills, and character to become productive citizens in a changing world.