Records & Enrollment


The following are required for enrollment in Tacoma Public Schools:

Please note that there may be additional forms specific to Mount Tahoma that will need to be completed for enrollment to be processed.

If you need a paper enrollment packet, please visit the Mount Tahoma Counseling Center.

When you have completed the enrollment packet, please bring it to the Mount Tahoma Counseling Office

For questions about enrollment in Tacoma Public Schools, please visit our Enrollment Services website​. 

For questions about enrollment at Mount Tahoma High School, please contact Dorothy Russell at 253-571-3852.

Records Request

Please send requests for records via fax to 253-571-3829 or you can email it to

Open by Appointment Only

All public and private in-school instruction in Washington State is closed until further notice due to COVID 19.

Schools will be open by appointment only starting July 6th, 2020.

Please contact Rebecca Riddle at 253-571-3804 or to arrange an appointment with school administration or the school nurse.

Please contact Dorothy Russell at 253-571-3852 or to arrange an appointment to enroll your student for the 2020-2021 school year.

Ms. Riddle and/or Mrs. Russell will set up an appointment for you and give further instructions about requirements to enter the building. Our guidelines:

Everyone must wear a mask at all times.

Only the student and one adult may attend the meeting.

Social distancing must be followed.

Education Verifications

Please do not call us for verification we cannot completed this request over the phone.

For students born on or after January 1, 1988, please fax a signed release to 253-571-3829.

For students born on or before December 31, 1987, please contact our Student Records Department.

Running Start

For all questions regarding Running Start, please contact your Guidance Counselor or the Running Start Advisor at the community  college you are planning to attend.



Dorothy Russell
Email | 253-571-3852

Student Data Specialist
Lori Breen
Email | 253-571-3828