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Help Teachers by entering the Edgar Martinez Hall of Fame Raffle for a Cause

Help Teachers by entering the Edgar Martinez Hall of Fame Raffle for a Cause

Technology Access Foundation announced Monday (July 15) that it will be hosting an Edgar Martinez Hall of Fame online raffle from July 15 – 25th, 2019, featuring signed memorabilia to celebrate Edgar... [Read more]

Five Highline Schools ‘go green’

Five Highline Schools ‘go green’

King County named this year’s Green Schools, and five schools in Highline Public Schools made the list. Here are details from the district: King County recognized North Hill Elementary School and Shorewood... [Read more]

Seattle Southside Chamber & Highline Medical Center Public Safety Event will be July 31

Seattle Southside Chamber & Highline Medical Center Public Safety Event will be July 31

In partnership with the Highline Medical Center and the Highline Medical Center Foundation, the Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce will be holding a Public Safety event on Wednesday, July 31, 2019 at... [Read more]

Master Gardeners offer FREE gardening advice on Thursdays & Saturdays

Master Gardeners offer FREE gardening advice on Thursdays & Saturdays

The Master Gardeners are conducting free Question/Answer Clinics for the 2019 season at the Burien Library and the Des Moines Waterfront Farmers Market! WHEN/WHERE: THURSDAYS, 5–8 p.m. through August... [Read more]

Donors needed for Blood Drive at Puget Sound Skills Center this Wed., July 10

Donors needed for Blood Drive at Puget Sound Skills Center this Wed., July 10

Donors are needed for a Blood Drive on the Puget Sound Skills Center campus this Wednesday, July 10, from 8:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. This event is being put on by the Nursing assistant program at Puget Sound... [Read more]

Highline Schools Board hears proposal for next Bond, targeted at $418 million

Highline Schools Board hears proposal for next Bond, targeted at $418 million

The Highline Public Schools Board recently heard a proposal for the next School Bond, targeted at just over $418 million, and possibly placed on the 2020 election ballot. Funds from a new bond would support... [Read more]

2019 Tin Ship Scholarships awarded to Erick Corza & Cody Castaneda

2019 Tin Ship Scholarships awarded to Erick Corza & Cody Castaneda

Advertiser The Tin Room Bar & Theater this week awarded its 2019 Tin Ship Scholarships to Erick Corza, a graduate of Tyee High School, as well as Cody Castaneda, a graduate of Big Picture High School. This... [Read more]

Highline High Pirates Basketball Youth Camp will run July 8 – 11

Highline High Pirates Basketball Youth Camp will run July 8 – 11

Highline High Pirates 2019 Youth Basketball Camp will be held July 8, 9 & 11, from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. at the Olympic Interim Site Basketball Gym. This camp is for students entering grades 3rd-8th. Registration... [Read more]

REMINDER: Burien’s ‘Great Day of Play’ is Saturday at Moshier Park & Art Center

REMINDER: Burien’s ‘Great Day of Play’ is Saturday at Moshier Park & Art Center

REMINDER: Burien’s ‘Great Day of Play’ will be this Saturday, June 29, 2019 at Moshier Memorial Park and Art Center, from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. “Summer is here! Let’s get out... [Read more]

Cantwell, Smith secure $9.1 million for Noise Mitigation in Highline Public Schools

Cantwell, Smith secure $9.1 million for Noise Mitigation in Highline Public Schools

U.S. Senator Maria Cantwell (D-WA), ranking member of the Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation, and Congressman Adam Smith (WA-09), chairman of the House Armed Services Committee,... [Read more]

Sponsored Post JOBS: John Knox Community Preschool hiring Teachers

JOBS: John Knox Community Preschool hiring Teachers

The John Knox Community Preschool is seeking Lead and Assistant Teachers for the 2019-20 school year: These are part-time positions, Monday-Thursday. We follow the Highline School District for national... [Read more]

Highline Public Schools high school students can get free summer ORCA cards

Highline Public Schools high school students can get free summer ORCA cards

King County Metro is once again offering current Highline Public Schools high school students free summer ORCA cards, and this year they’re extending the program to students who are currently in... [Read more]

Success Foundation team will compete for trip to Johnson Space Center July 19

Success Foundation team will compete for trip to Johnson Space Center July 19

Left to right, top to bottom: Megan Tucker (Flight Director), Mudassar Iqbal, Jonathan Toledo, Atta Khan, Lucas Mathews (Lead Mentor), Ariel Alejandro Santana Herrera, Ahmed Mohamed Salim, and Mahmadkaif... [Read more]

Here’s where & when kids can eat FREE meals all summer

Here’s where & when kids can eat FREE meals all summer

Highline children can eat free breakfast, lunch and snacks during the summer through the federally-funded Summer Food Program. A child does not need to be a Highline Public Schools’ student to participate. Meals... [Read more]

REMINDER: Discover Burien’s Northwest Animal & Nature Festival is Saturday

REMINDER: Discover Burien’s Northwest Animal & Nature Festival is Saturday

REMINDER: Discover Burien’s Northwest Animal & Nature Festival will be this SATURDAY, June 22 from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. at Town Square Park. This FREE, ALL-AGES event will include a PETTING ZOO! “Get... [Read more]

Sponsored Post From Advertiser The Polyclinic: Treating Inner Ear Problems

From Advertiser The Polyclinic: Treating Inner Ear Problems

From Advertiser The Polyclinic: Treating Inner Ear Problems Inner ear disorders are common at all ages, and especially among those 65 years and older. The inner ear consists of: Cochlea and auditory... [Read more]

Highline Drill Team holding a ‘Fundrive,’ and here’s how YOU can help

Highline Drill Team holding a ‘Fundrive,’ and here’s how YOU can help

The Highline Drill Team is holding a ‘Fundrive,’ and here’s how YOU can help: HIGHLINE DRILL TEAM ASKS YOU TO JOIN OUR VALUE VILLAGE FUNDRIVE Donate your soft and hard goods to help... [Read more]

PHOTOS/VIDEO: Opening of Highline Heritage Museum an historic occasion

PHOTOS/VIDEO: Opening of Highline Heritage Museum an historic occasion

On Friday afternoon, June 14, the new Highline Heritage Museum held a Grand Opening and Community Ribbon Cutting celebration. The new museum – appropriately located right in the heart of Burien at the... [Read more]

Highline Public Schools seeking feedback to help middle & high school students

Highline Public Schools seeking feedback to help middle & high school students

Highline Public Schools is seeking feedback through a 5-minute survey that will help improve middle and high school students: Family Input = Greater Success for Students Families know their students best.... [Read more]