Education Section

Highline High School’s ‘I Hate Shakespeare’ will be performed Saturday

Highline High School’s ‘I Hate Shakespeare’ will be performed Saturday

Highline High School’s Spring Play ‘I Hate Shakespeare’ will be performed twice this Saturday, April 20, 2019 – at 2 and 7 p.m. – at the Highline Performing Arts Center. This is... [Read more]

REMINDER: Register for the Hi-Liners summer camps & auditions

REMINDER: Register for the Hi-Liners summer camps & auditions

Burien’s Hi-Liners Musical Theater will be holding Summer Auditions: Registration Open Now! Hi-Liners Musical Theater offers a wide variety of week-long musical theatre summer camps for ages... [Read more]

Ribbon Cutting & Open House at Highline High interim site will be May 2

Ribbon Cutting & Open House at Highline High interim site will be May 2

All are invited by Highline Public Schools to a Ribbon Cutting/Open House at Olympic Interim Site – the temporary replacement site for Highline High School – on Thursday, May 2 at 3:30 p.m. An open... [Read more]

Highline Premiere FC Soccer Tryouts start this week

Highline Premiere FC Soccer Tryouts start this week

Highline Premier FC Soccer Tryouts start this week: HIGHLINE PREMIER FC 2019/20 YOUTH SOCCER TRYOUTS Community-based premier-level soccer club: For competitive players who want to play at the highest... [Read more]

Highline Schools Foundation’s Gold Star Fundraising Breakfast will be April 19

Highline Schools Foundation’s Gold Star Fundraising Breakfast will be April 19

The Highline Schools Foundation’s 2019 Gold Star Fundraising Breakfast will be held on Friday, April 19, 2019, from 7:30 – 9 a.m. at the Seattle Airport Marriott. “Please join us as we... [Read more]

Skunk Works Robotics Team 1983 wins Chairman’s Award at FIRST Robotics

Skunk Works Robotics Team 1983 wins Chairman’s Award at FIRST Robotics

Congratulations to the Skunk Works Robotics Team 1983, which won the Chairman’s Award during a FIRST Robotics Competition last weekend. The award recognizes a team that reflects sustained excellence... [Read more]

Seattle Southside Chamber’s State of our Schools Luncheon will be April 26

Seattle Southside Chamber’s State of our Schools Luncheon will be April 26

The Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce will be presenting its second annual State of our Schools Luncheon on Friday, April 26, 2019, at Hotel Interurban in Tukwila. This luncheon is presented in partnership... [Read more]

Hi-Liners Musical Theatre’s summer camps and auditions – register now!

Hi-Liners Musical Theatre’s summer camps and auditions – register now!

Burien’s Hi-Liners Musical Theater will be holding Summer Auditions: Registration Open Now! Hi-Liners Musical Theater offers a wide variety of week-long musical theatre summer camps for ages... [Read more]

Success Foundation seeking applicants for Apollo Next Giant Leap Student program

Success Foundation seeking applicants for Apollo Next Giant Leap Student program

The Success Foundation – the charitable enterprise of the Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce – announced that they will be sponsoring two teams for the NASA ANGLeS Challenge program as part of the... [Read more]

Akayla Wolcott served as a Page in State House of Representatives

Akayla Wolcott served as a Page in State House of Representatives

Akayla Wolcott, a student at Highline Choice Academy, served as a page this week in the Washington State House of Representatives. Photo courtesy Washington State Legislative Support Services. Sponsored... [Read more]

Highline Public Schools will host national network of Innovative School Districts

Highline Public Schools will host national network of Innovative School Districts

Highline Public Schools will host the spring 2019 League of Innovative Schools meeting. The League of Innovative Schools is a national coalition of forward-thinking school districts organized by Digital... [Read more]

LETTER: ‘Music & arts programs are currently inequitable across all Highline schools’

LETTER: ‘Music & arts programs are currently inequitable across all Highline schools’

[EDITOR’S NOTE: The following is a Letter to the Editor, written by a Reader. It does not necessarily reflect the opinion of The B-Town Blog nor its staff:] Hello, My name is Emily Black and I am... [Read more]

Congrats to Highline Schools Foundation 2019 Gold Star Awards winners!

Congrats to Highline Schools Foundation 2019 Gold Star Awards winners!

The Highline Schools Foundation on Thursday night, Mar. 14 awarded the winners of the 2019 Gold Star Awards at its annual Gold Star Awards BASH. The Highline community gathered to root on the award nominees. “Congratulations... [Read more]

Highline Public Schools seeking input on new trimester schedule

Highline Public Schools seeking input on new trimester schedule

Highline Public Schools high schools will switch from a two-term semester schedule to a three-term trimester schedule in the fall of 2020, and the district is seeking public input: Students will have five... [Read more]

Hi-Liners offering spring classes, summer camps & ‘Pirates Past Noon KIDS’

Hi-Liners offering spring classes, summer camps & ‘Pirates Past Noon KIDS’

From our friends at the Hi-Liners Musical Theatre: Register for Spring classes NOW Registration remains open after classes start. Choose from multiple options including Acting Fundamentals, Imagination... [Read more]