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Join our community where your child is seen and affirmed and will receive a high-quality education.

We Are Impact

We are a network of free public schools open to all students serving the South Puget Sound region, educating elementary school students to become the next generation of equity-driven, innovative leaders!

Where We're Located

Impact Public Schools is a network of four schools serving the racially, ethnically, linguistically, and socioeconomically diverse South Puget Sound region.

  • Impact | Puget Sound Elementary is in Tukwila
  • Impact | Salish Sea Elementary is in South Seattle
  • Impact | Commencement Bay Elementary is in Tacoma
  • Impact | Black River Elementary is in Renton

Have You Been Accepted to Impact?

Congratulations! If you need support finalizing enrollment, email enrollment@impactps.org or attend one of our Enrollment Support Events.

Inside Impact

Summer break is a time for our scholars to relax and recharge, and it’s also an opportunity for them to keep their minds engaged and continue learning outside of the classroom! Check out these fun activities for scholars and families.



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What Our Community Says About Impact

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The resources for scholars and teachers at Impact are unparalleled, and it makes me so happy to see scholars enjoying our classroom libraries, project materials, games, and art supplies!"

Eliza Gabriel
Impact Principal
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My three kids just love this school and their teachers. They’re full of stories about class and how comfortable they feel. They’re definitely in the right place.”


Silvia Tellez
Impact Parent
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School is definitely challenging and maybe even humbling for Julian. But he loves it. The teachers create such a positive culture.”


Nadja Michel-Herf
Impact Parent