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Highline Public Schools releases update about Snow & Make-Up Days

Highline Public Schools releases update about Snow & Make-Up Days

On Friday, Feb. 15, Highline Public Schools released the following FAQ about Snow Days: Wondering when summer break will start this year? Here are answers to some of the questions we’ve seen a lot... [Read more]

Highline Public Schools will start two hours late on Thursday, Feb. 14

Highline Public Schools will start two hours late on Thursday, Feb. 14

Highline Public Schools announced that, due to weather and road conditions, all schools will start two hours late on Thursday, Feb. 14. Buses will stop at alternate bus stops – two hours later than... [Read more]

Due to snow forecast, Highline school buses will stop at alternate stops Friday

Due to snow forecast, Highline school buses will stop at alternate stops Friday

Highline Public Schools announced that all schools will be open and start on-time on Friday, Feb. 8, but due to snow in the forecast, buses will stop at alternate stops before and after school. All afterschool... [Read more]

UPDATE: Highline Public Schools CLOSED on Tuesday, Feb. 5

UPDATE: Highline Public Schools CLOSED on Tuesday, Feb. 5

UPDATE Feb. 5, 2019: Highline Public Schools will be CLOSED on Tuesday, Feb. 5, 2019, the district announced early Tuesday morning: All scheduled activities, athletic events and meetings are canceled. No... [Read more]

St. Francis 8th grader serves as Page for Sen. Karen Keiser in State Senate

St. Francis 8th grader serves as Page for Sen. Karen Keiser in State Senate

Congrats to St. Francis of Assisi 8th grader Gabriel Hamilton, 14, who served as a page in the Washington State Senate during the week of Jan. 21. Pages are sponsored by the Senator from their legislative... [Read more]

Burien Actors Theatre offering scholarships to Burien High School students

Burien Actors Theatre offering scholarships to Burien High School students

Burien Actors Theatre (BAT) is offering three scholarships to Burien High School students interested in pursuing an education in the arts. This year – with the assistance of King County Councilmember... [Read more]

FREE seminar on Distracted Driving will be Tuesday, Jan. 29

FREE seminar on Distracted Driving will be Tuesday, Jan. 29

Distracted Driving Laws: Do you know them? Highline Tutoring and Testing Center is proud to sponsor a FREE seminar with the SeaTac Police Department. If you or know of someone who does:Text while driving Drive... [Read more]

Certified Teachers will be celebrated by Highline School Board on March 20

Certified Teachers will be celebrated by Highline School Board on March 20

Thirty-three teachers in Highline Public Schools earned their National Board Certification in 2018, and 14 additional teachers have renewed their certification, and all will be celebrated by the Highline... [Read more]

BECU Foundation now accepting applications for its annual scholarships

BECU Foundation now accepting applications for its annual scholarships

The BECU Foundation is currently accepting applications for its annual scholarships: This year, the BECU Foundation is recognizing and awarding $2,500 scholarships to full-time high school seniors and... [Read more]

Highline Public Schools Kindergarten registration is now open

Highline Public Schools Kindergarten registration is now open

Children turning 5 years old on or before August 31 can start kindergarten in the 2019-20 school year., and Highline Public Schools says that registration starts today – Tuesday, Jan. 22, 2019. “We... [Read more]

Sponsored PostSt. Francis of Assisi School holding Open House on Sunday, Jan. 27

St. Francis of Assisi School holding Open House on Sunday, Jan. 27

Advertiser St. Francis of Assisi School will be holding an Open House on Sunday, Jan. 27, from 11:15 a.m. – 1 p.m. These are just a few reasons why you should consider St. Francis of Assisi School for... [Read more]

17 Highline Public Schools recognized in the ‘HealthierUS Challenge’

17 Highline Public Schools recognized in the ‘HealthierUS Challenge’

More than half of Highline Public Schools are getting recognized for healthier eating and fitness through the HealthierUS Schools Challenge. “Students health and wellbeing is a high priority for us.... [Read more]

‘Making Retirement Security Real for Everyone’ at Burien Library Jan. 10

‘Making Retirement Security Real for Everyone’ at Burien Library Jan. 10

Making Retirement Security Real for Everyone A forum on protecting and expanding Social Security and Medicare for All Generations Thursday, Jan. 10, 2019, 1 – 2:30 p.m. Burien Library, 400 SW 152nd... [Read more]

Highline High Drama’s ’18 More Reasons Not To Be In A Play’ is Jan. 11-12

Highline High Drama’s ’18 More Reasons Not To Be In A Play’ is Jan. 11-12

18 More Reasons Not To Be In A Play A one-act comedy by Alan Haehnel will be performed by the Highline High School Drama Department WHEN:Friday, January 11, 7 pm Saturday, January 12, 2 and 7 pmWHERE:... [Read more]

Sponsored PostGlendale Lutheran School’s Open House will be Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2019

Glendale Lutheran School’s Open House will be Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2019

Glendale Lutheran School will be holding an Open House on Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2019:Join them at their campus from 5 – 7 p.m. on Jan. 15 to experience the “Eagle” spirit firsthand. Celebrating over... [Read more]