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School Board

Next MeetiNG

Monday, July 29th, 2024: There will be a regular board meeting (hybrid) at 6:00pm at the Dieringer School District Office; 1320 178th Avenue East, Lake Tapps, WA 98391. 

Meeting links, schedule, public comment, and minutes information can be found under Meetings.


Established in 1890, Dieringer School District consolidated with Lake Tapps School District in 1936. The District's three schools, Lake Tapps Elementary School, Dieringer Heights Elementary School and North Tapps Middle School, provide Pre-School through 8th grade education, and serve as hubs for community activities. The majority of Dieringer School District #343 is located in unincorporated Pierce County, bounded on the east by the White River, on the west by the Stuck River, on the north by the city of Auburn, and on the south by the cities of Bonney Lake and Sumner. The District surrounds the northern two-thirds of Lake Tapps and covers approximately 5.5 square miles.

Board Directors Districts

To view Dieringer School District Board Policies, Agendas, and Meeting Minutes please view our "BoardDocs" website.


Mike Skagen

District 1
Role: Director, WIAA Representative, & Legislative Rep

Term Expires: December 2025

Greg W. Johnson

District 2
Role: Director

Term Expires: December 2027

Chelsea Steiner

District 3
Role:  Board Chair

Term Expires:  December 2025

Nicole Kent

District 4
Role: Director

Term Expires:  December 2025

Megan Bearor

District 5
Role: Vice Chair

Term Expires:  December 2027