Education Support

Education Support/Resources

Name/Description/Contact Info Name/Description/Contact Info

Clover Park School District Student Services Department

Can assist students & families in Clover Park SD with Non-Resident/Choice waivers & submitting home school form, Family & Community Partnerships, Interpretation/Translation, volunteer recruitment & training, McKinney-Vento/Homeless Act, Foster Care student support, Title VI Native American Education, Harassment & Bullying & much more.

10903 Gravelly Lake Dr SW, Room 5, Lakewood 253-583-5154 geId=23545579

WA State Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction (OSPI)

This is the primary agency charged with overseeing public K-12 education in Washington state. It works with the state’s

295 public school districts and 6 state-tribal education compact schools. Website includes information & resources for parents & families.

Old Capitol Building PO Box 47200

600 Washington St SE Olympia, WA 98504 360-725-6000

Joint Base Lewis-McChord School Support Services

Provides military affiliated school-aged youth with educational opportunities, resources and information necessary to achieve academic success. A branch of Child & Youth Services which features liaison officers who work with schools, installations and families for student achievement.

2295 S 12th St JBLM, WA 98433

253-967-7195 services

WA State Education Ombuds

Advocacy, conflict resolution, and educational info for families, students, educators, community professionals and others with questions or concerns affecting any child who attends or is eligible to attend WA State’s K-12 public schools. Topics include Attendance, Athletics, Bullying, Discipline Issues, Discrimination, Enrollment Issues, Family & Community Engagement, Incarcerated Parents, Language Access and more.

3518 Fremont Ave North, #349, Seattle, WA 98103


Pierce College

Community college with a range of career pathway programs, degrees & certificate programs, professional/technical degrees & certificates community & continuing education, training, and more.

Several campuses and locations: 9401 Farwest Dr SW Lakewood, WA 98498


1601 39th Avenue SE Puyallup, WA 98374 253-840-8400

Locations for military students on Joint Base Lewis- McChord


Bates Technical College

Offers a wide-range of career pathway and technical programs including Advanced Manufacturing, Business & Communication, Hospitality, Health Sciences, Science/Technology/Engineering/Math, Transportation & Trades, continuing education, apprenticeships, Child Studies and more.

Several locations:

1101 S Yakima Tacoma, WA 98405


2201 S 78th Tacoma, WA 98409


2320 S 19th Tacoma, WA 98405


Tacoma Community College

Since 1965, TCC has offered students the opportunity to receive top-notch college education close to home and at an affordable cost. Includes a wide range of academic programs including in Art & Communication, Business, Health & Wellness, Science/Technology/Engineering & Math, continuing education and more.

6501 South 19th St Tacoma, WA 98466


3993 Hunt St NW Gig Harbor, WA 98335

Clover Park Technical College

A Washington state higher-education system which offers over forty programs including in aerospace, advanced manufacturing, health sciences, human services, business, hospitality, science, technology, engineering, transportation, and trades.

Two locations:

4500 Steilacoom Blvd SW Lakewood, WA 98499 253-589-5800

17214 110th Ave E Puyallup, WA 98509 253-583-8904