Highline High School Section

Highline High School’s Class of 1984’s 30-year reunion will be Saturday, Sept. 13

Highline High School’s Class of 1984’s 30-year reunion will be Saturday, Sept. 13

Highline High School’s Class of 1984’s 30-year reunion will be held on Saturday, Sept. 13 at Bison Creek Pizza in Burien. “It’s time to break out the spandex, Van Halen, and BIG... [Read more]

Highline High School Alumni Pirate Pig Roast will be Saturday, Sept. 20

Highline High School Alumni Pirate Pig Roast will be Saturday, Sept. 20

ARGH! Calling all Highline High School alumni, fans and friends! Alums will be roasting a pig – Pirate Style – on Saturday, Sept. 20 and you are invited to join them! “Grab yer mateys for a... [Read more]

Highline High School Alumni’s annual Golf Tournament will be Friday, Aug. 15

Highline High School Alumni’s annual Golf Tournament will be Friday, Aug. 15

The 2014 Highline High School Alumni annual Golf Tournament will be held on Friday, Aug. 15 at the Allenmore Golf Club in Tacoma, with a 7:30 a.m. tee off. You can now purchase your tee time by going to... [Read more]

Truck hits child on bicycle near Highline High School Thursday afternoon

Truck hits child on bicycle near Highline High School Thursday afternoon

A truck hit a child on a bicycle near Highline High School in Burien Thursday afternoon (June 12). Sgt. DB Gates of the King County Sheriff’s Office told The B-Town Blog that the child suffered serious... [Read more]

Highline High Teacher to spend next two years researching for malaria vaccine

Highline High Teacher to spend next two years researching for malaria vaccine

Highline High School biology and science teacher Dawn Tessandore (pictured above with two students) will spend the next two summers in research to support development of a malaria vaccine, the school... [Read more]

Highline & Aviation High School Bands holding ‘Big Band Dance’ March 22

Highline & Aviation High School Bands holding ‘Big Band Dance’ March 22

The Highline and Aviation High School Bands will be holding a ‘Spring Big Band Dance’ on Saturday, March 22 from 7 – 10 p.m. at the Highline High School Cafeteria. Dance to your favorite... [Read more]

Highline High School receives grant from King County Sheriff’s Office

Highline High School receives grant from King County Sheriff’s Office

Highline High School (HHS) received a $67,000 grant from the King County Sheriff’s Office to pay for a truancy mentor, athletic equipment and laptop computers, Highline Public Schools announced Thursday... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Highline High School Student Leaders grant wishes at assembly

PHOTOS: Highline High School Student Leaders grant wishes at assembly

In the spirit of giving, the student leadership team at Burien’s Highline High School annually coordinates a wish-granting event for fellow students and families. This year’s “Winter... [Read more]

Burien Police School Resource Officer Brian Barnes gets surprise Thursday

Burien Police School Resource Officer Brian Barnes gets surprise Thursday

Deputy Brian Barnes (center) recognized by (L-R) Board President Bernie Dorsey, King County Sheriff John Urquhart, Supt. Susan Enfield, and Highline High School Principal Damon Hunter. Burien Police School... [Read more]

USO Big Band Dance coming to Highline High School Saturday, Nov. 9

USO Big Band Dance coming to Highline High School Saturday, Nov. 9

Thea Bruce, a “Band Mom” wants everyone to know about a USO Big Band Dance, performed by the Highline and Aviation HS Jazz Band, coming to the Highline High Cafeteria on Saturday, Nov. 9. “Proceeds... [Read more]

CRIME FOLLOWUP: Two teens confess to tagging at Burien Skate Park

CRIME FOLLOWUP: Two teens confess to tagging at Burien Skate Park

The city announced on its website Thursday (Oct. 24) that Burien Police investigating the recent rash of graffiti “tagging” at City parks have identified at least three suspects, two of whom... [Read more]

Highline High School Class of 2003 10-year Reunion will be Saturday, Oct. 5

Highline High School Class of 2003 10-year Reunion will be Saturday, Oct. 5

Organizers of the Highline High School Class of 2003 want us to alert our Readers that they’re holding a 10-year reunion at Marvista Park on Saturday, Oct. 5 from 1 – 5 p.m. “Ladies and... [Read more]

Two Highline School Teams Heading to the World Robotics Championships

Two Highline School Teams Heading to the World Robotics Championships

Two Highline District schools – Aviation and Highline High – are headed to St. Louis at the end of the month to compete in the FIRST Robotics World Championships. Aviation High holds the Washington... [Read more]

Shooting Near Moshier Field Thursday Sends 18-Year Old Man to Harborview

Shooting Near Moshier Field Thursday Sends 18-Year Old Man to Harborview

Photo courtesy Sgt. Cindi West of King County Sheriff’s Office. Click image to see larger version. UPDATE 4/4/13 6:23 p.m.: A shooting near Moshier Field in Burien Thursday afternoon (April 4) has... [Read more]

WARNING: Sheriff’s Guardian One Chopper to Land at Moshier Field Tues.

WARNING: Sheriff’s Guardian One Chopper to Land at Moshier Field Tues.

The King County Sheriff’s Office wants our Readers to know that this Tuesday, March 19 around 9:15 a.m., its ‘Guardian One’ helicopter will be landing at Moshier Field next to Highline High School…

Aviation/Highline High Jazz Bands’ ‘Pirates of the Cari-Burien’ Dance is 3/23

Aviation/Highline High Jazz Bands’ ‘Pirates of the Cari-Burien’ Dance is 3/23

The Aviation and Highline High School Jazz Bands’ “Pirates of the Cari-Burien” Dance will be held Saturday, March 23 at the Highline High School Cafeteria. Tickets are $8 and will be available... [Read more]

Highline High School AVID Students Create ‘Bone’ Art for Social Awareness

Highline High School AVID Students Create ‘Bone’ Art for Social Awareness

Highline High School AVID students are helping to raise awareness about the ongoing humanitarian crisis in Somalia and the Congo by creating 2,500 “bones” out of newspaper and masking tape. After... [Read more]

Students at Highline High School Rallied for Healthier Hearts by Holding ‘Red Out’

Students at Highline High School Rallied for Healthier Hearts by Holding ‘Red Out’

Highline High School turned RED on Dec. 14, when Pirate fans held their second annual “Red Out” in the spirit of raising awareness about heart disease – our nation’s No. 1 killer – as well as... [Read more]

Students at Highline High to Rally for Healthier Hearts with ‘Red Out’ Friday

Students at Highline High to Rally for Healthier Hearts with ‘Red Out’ Friday

Highline High School will turn red this Friday (Dec. 14) when Pirate fans hold their first “Red Out” in the spirit of raising awareness about heart disease, our nation’s No. 1 killer, and raising... [Read more]

Highline High School Student David Danh Accepts National Award from First Lady

Highline High School Student David Danh Accepts National Award from First Lady

David Danh, a sophomore at Highline High School, along with Arts Corps Executive Director Elizabeth Whitford, recently visited the White House to accept an award from First Lady Michelle Obama…

Highline High School Senior Erin Kitano Named ‘Athlete of the Week’

Highline High School Senior Erin Kitano Named ‘Athlete of the Week’

Last Friday, Highline High Senior Erin Kitano was announced as the winner of the Seahawks/CenturyLink Q13 Fox “Athlete of the Week.” Erin will be honored at this Sunday’s Seahawks game at CenturyLink Field…

Highline/Aviation High’s ‘USO Big Band Dance’ Coming Saturday, Nov. 10

Highline/Aviation High’s ‘USO Big Band Dance’ Coming Saturday, Nov. 10

Highline and Aviation High School’s Jazz Bands will be presenting their annual USO Big Band Dance on Saturday, Nov. 10. The fun will run from 7 p.m. – 10 p.m. at the Highline High School Cafeteria,... [Read more]

Highline High Holding Pep Rally at Burien Town Square Friday, Oct. 5

Highline High Holding Pep Rally at Burien Town Square Friday, Oct. 5

Highline High School’s leadership class will be holding a Pep Rally on Friday, Oct. 5 from 3 p.m. – 5 p.m. at Burien Town Square Park. “The pep rally is to get everyone ready and pumped... [Read more]

Highline High Booster Club Holding Spaghetti Dinner Friday, Sept. 28

Highline High Booster Club Holding Spaghetti Dinner Friday, Sept. 28

The Highline High School Booster Club will be holding a Spaghetti Dinner on Friday Sept. 28, from 4:30 p.m. – 8 p.m. at the Highline High Cafeteria. Cost is $5 for Adults or $3 for Youth. Hosted by... [Read more]

Host Family Needed for Hoan, a Foreign Exchange Student from Vietnam

Host Family Needed for Hoan, a Foreign Exchange Student from Vietnam

Kent Horton wants our Readers to know that the International Student Exchange Program is seeking a family in the Highline High School service area to host Hoan, a Foreign Exchange Student from Vietnam. “Hoan’s... [Read more]

Highline High School Class of ’92 Holding 20-Year Reunion this Weekend

Highline High School Class of ’92 Holding 20-Year Reunion this Weekend

Highline High School’s Class of 1992 will be holding its 20-year reunion this coming weekend with events in Burien and Seattle. Here are the specifics: Friday Night, July 20: 80’s Rock and... [Read more]