Student Resources

Fife High School Student Resources

Trojan Time: FHS Homework help and computer access. Free homework help and computer use after school until 3:30 every Tuesday through Thursday in room 502.

Fife Flex: 40 minutes daily Tuesday-Thursday. Get help from teachers, work on homework, college applications, sign up for the SAT/ACT, study for tests, etc.

FHS Counselors: Graham O’Brien x24572 - Students with last names A-K

Lisa Hope x24579 - Students with last names L-Z

John Weyerhaeuser x24568 - Grad Specialist

Assists students with a variety of issues, both academic and personal. Funds for free and reduced lunch students to help pay for school fees. Can refer students for more help and information for their particular situation.

FHS Nurse: Denise Porter 253-517-1100 x 24573

At FHS daily until 11:00 am. Assists students with a variety of medical and personal issues. Students not feeling well after 11:00 go to the attendance office to arrange to go home. Students are unable to rest in the nurse’s office when the nurse is not there.

School Resource Officer: Patrick Gilbert 253-517-1100 Fife Police Officer. Provides police assistance to FHS.

Career Center: ChristiannThomas, 253-517-1100 x 24416

Maintains the FHS Career and College Center at fifeschools.com, Fife High school, resources, career center. Assists with job search issues, college and career and the graduation project. FHS library, Tues and Thurs.

Indian Education Program: Martha Sherman 253-517-1000 x 25103. At FHS on Thursdays. Provides info and assistance regarding community resources, higher ed opportunities and cultural opportunities.

Tommy’s Closet: Gently used clothes free for students. See your counselor or administrator.

Food Pantry: See your counselor or administrator.

Free school supplies: See your counselor.

Family Resource Center: Located in a portable near Discovery Primary. 253-312-2080 or 253-517-1200. Open Wednesdays 12:00-3:00. Has a clothing and food bank, school supplies.

Mental health Counseling and/or Drug and alcohol Counseling: Free professional mental health and drug and alcohol counseling available for students who live in Pierce county, and have either Molina or Apple health insurance coverage. See your counselor for more information.

Crisis Line: 253-798-4333 or 1-800-576-7764 or text “Go” to 741741

Trevor Lifeline: 1-866-488-7386 for LGTBQ youth. Also text “trevor” to 1-202-304-1200 Wed-Fri noon to 6.

United Way: of Pierce County Helpline 1-800-572-4357 Information about local resources. Community service options listed at website www.uwpc.org

Fife Milton Edgewood Food Bank of the Northwest:, located in St. Martin of Tours Catholic Church, call 253-922-0960 for hours.

Family Resource Contact Info


Edgewood Community FISH @ Mountain View Lutheran Church; Thursdays 3:30 - 6:30 pm; Saturday 11:00 am - 2:00 pm

Puyallup Salvation Army 253-841-1491; Monday, Tuesday & Thursday 9:00 - 11:30 am & 1:00 - 2:30 pm; Walk-in ok, must live in service area (Puyallup, Sumner, Graham, or South Hill) Must bring ID and proof of current address for everyone in home including children.

RCS Food Bank Truck @ Shalom Church, Puyallup; 253-473-7669 Friday 3:00 - 5:00 pm; Driver's license and proof of residence required.

Sumner Community Food Bank; 253-863-3793 By appointment Monday - Wednesday and Friday 12:30 - 3:00 pm and Thursday 5:00 - 7:00 pm / Must live in Sumner or Lake Tapps / proof of residence and photo ID required.

St Andrew's Food Bank; 253-863-2253 Tuesday 10:00 am - 12:00 pm / Wednesday 3:00 - 6:00 pm / Friday 10:00 am - 12:00 pm / Must have proof of residence and photo ID