Community invited to show support for Tukwila students

  • Wed Feb 8th, 2017 5:08pm
  • News

The Tukwila School District will show its support for students before school on Friday, Feb. 10, with a Stand Up for Students rally at each of the district’s schools.

Community members are invited to help show students they care for, believe in and support them.

The events will begin 30 minutes before the start of the school day at the main entrance to each school:

• 7:30 a.m. Foster High, 4242 S. 144th St.

• 7:30 a.m. Showalter Middle, 4648 S. 144th St.

• 8:30 a.m. Cascade View Elementary, 13601 32nd Ave. S.

• 8:30 a.m. Thorndyke Elementary, 4415 S. 150th St.

• 8:30 a.m. Tukwila Elementary, 5939 S. 149th St.

When students arrive, community members are encouraged to cheer, clap, high-five, wave, dance and have fun. Signs and banners are welcome. Suggested messages include, “Solidarity 4 Students!” “We believe in you! “Unlimited Potential!” and “Tukwila United!”

Those who attend are asked not to park on campus, and be courteous and obey parking signs if parking in surrounding neighborhoods. Parking is available in the student parking lot at Foster for access to the high School and Showalter.