TPS students, staff and family members can get free COVID-19 tests at TPS site


Starting Nov. 22, Tacoma Public Schools students, staff and their immediate family members can get tested for COVID-19 at a clinic open every day school is open. The school district is partnering with Premier Medical Group to offer this testing.

The walk-in clinic is available to those who have COVID-19 symptoms or are identified as a close contact of someone who tested positive for COVID-19. No appointment is needed.

This rapid testing option is especially important now that students exposed to the virus can shorten their quarantine if they receive a negative test result.

Get your test
Where: Madison Early Learning Center, 3101 S. 43rd St, Tacoma, 98409
When: 1-5 p.m. on school days
Who: TPS students, staff and their immediate family members

Test results are available online within 15-20 minutes.