Federal Way

Other News
1:51 pm
Wed October 5, 2011

Volunteers recover thousands of shopping carts in Federal Way

While inflatable dolls aren't reported as a problem in Federal Way, I couldn't resist using this flickr photo from Brooklyn as an illustration. -Dave
Gene Han flickr.com

Stolen, abandoned shopping carts are an eyesore in many communities, but Federal Way has come up with a solution: the Cart Recovery Team.

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K-12 Education
8:40 am
Fri April 8, 2011

Who belongs in AP classes? In Federal Way, anyone who "meets standards"

Roshni Changela chose to be in AP U.S. History this semester, but some of her classmates were automatically enrolled in the class under a new Federal Way Public Schools policy.
Charla Bear KPLU

Across the country, schools are trying to get more students to take classes that prepare them for college. Some offer special tutoring programs. Others just offer to pay students who do well. School officials in Federal Way say the trouble with those strategies is - it leaves is up to students or teachers to decide who’s sharp enough to take those classes.

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