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Another power outage hits Highline High School; tonight’s play canceled

Another power outage hits Highline High School; tonight’s play canceled

Friday morning (Jan. 12) at around 11 a.m., Highline High School experienced a partial power outage due to a burnt fuse. Lunch and classes were not impacted, and power is expected to be restored later... [Read more]

Celebrate Highline High’s Gymnasium during last games on Wed., Jan 31

Celebrate Highline High’s Gymnasium during last games on Wed., Jan 31

All are invited to come celebrate – and say goodbye to – Highline High School’s Gymnasium on Wednesday, Jan. 31, when the boys’ and girls’ basketball teams host Evergreen High School. These... [Read more]

Highline High School Drama’s ‘The Craving’ is Friday & Saturday at the PAC

Highline High School Drama’s ‘The Craving’ is Friday & Saturday at the PAC

Highline High School Drama will be presenting ‘The Craving’ this Friday, Jan. 12 and Saturday, Jan. 13 at the Performing Arts Center. Here’s the synopsis: Screenwriter Terry Kyle Morris... [Read more]

All ages Swing Dance to benefit Highline Band Program will be Sat., Feb. 10

All ages Swing Dance to benefit Highline Band Program will be Sat., Feb. 10

An all ages Swing Dance to benefit the Highline Band Program will be held on Saturday, Feb. 10, from 7 – 10 p.m. Tickets are a steal at $12. Get tickets from a band member or at the door. There will... [Read more]

Power outage at Highline High School sends students home early Tuesday

Power outage at Highline High School sends students home early Tuesday

Due to a power outage Tuesday morning (Jan. 2), students at Highline High School were sent home early from school. “This morning we were operating with partial power and space heaters,” the... [Read more]

FOLLOWUP: Highline High School’s new north wall design draws on history

FOLLOWUP: Highline High School’s new north wall design draws on history

Highline Public Schools released new information about the new north wall for Highline High Schools remodel: What will the north wall of Highline High School (HHS) look like? The project team has a recommendation... [Read more]

District announces recommendation for Highline High School’s new north wall

District announces recommendation for Highline High School’s new north wall

After several weeks of public feedback, Highline High School project staff, architects, contractors and district leaders have reached a final consensus recommendation on Design Concept 1 for the new north... [Read more]

Highline High School’s Key Club holding Homeless Necessities Drive

Highline High School’s Key Club holding Homeless Necessities Drive

Highline High School’s Key Club is back at it with their second annual Homelessness Necessities Drive, which will run until Dec. 14. In an effort to reach out and support the local homeless in... [Read more]

Three Highline High School students robbed on campus Wednesday

Three Highline High School students robbed on campus Wednesday

Highline High School is reporting that on Wednesday afternoon (Nov. 8) at around 4 p.m., three students were robbed of cell phones and money on the southeast end of campus. Burien police responded and... [Read more]

Arg Mateys! Highline High Booster Club’s ‘Pirate Pig Roast’ will be Friday, Nov. 17

Arg Mateys! Highline High Booster Club’s ‘Pirate Pig Roast’ will be Friday, Nov. 17

Come to the ‘Pirate Pig Roast’ on Friday, Nov. 17 – an awesome, casual, lively event to benefit Highline High School athletics, activities and more. This fundraiser will be held at the Normandy... [Read more]

Highline High Girls Cross Country team qualifies for State for 1st time in 14 years!

Highline High Girls Cross Country team qualifies for State for 1st time in 14 years!

Congratulations to the Highline High School Girls Cross Country, which team placed 3rd at the West Central 2A District meet this last Saturday and qualified for the state cross country meet as a full team... [Read more]

FINAL Volleyball game to be played in Highline High’s gym will be Thurs. night

FINAL Volleyball game to be played in Highline High’s gym will be Thurs. night

The FINAL volleyball game to ever be played in the current Highline High School gym will be this Thursday night, Oct. 25, starting at 7:15 p.m. This will be the last chance to see a volleyball game in... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Highline wins homecoming football game over Renton Friday

PHOTOS: Highline wins homecoming football game over Renton Friday

Local Photog Isabel has been very busy with middle school homework this fall, so her Mom Chelle finally decided that she would cover games for a while. “My shots are definitely not as good as hers,... [Read more]

New designs unveiled for Highline High rebuild; which do you like best?

New designs unveiled for Highline High rebuild; which do you like best?

The Highline Pirates have a brand new ship on order – and conceptual design plans were released to the public at the school at a community meeting on Thursday night, Oct. 19…

Highline High School celebrating final homecoming in current building this week

Highline High School celebrating final homecoming in current building this week

“The minute you come here, you’re already part of the fabric. If you’re a Pirate, you’re part of a big family and that family has history.” Highline High School’s final... [Read more]

LETTER: Rose Clark responds to concerns about Highline High’s façade

LETTER: Rose Clark responds to concerns about Highline High’s façade

[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:] I am Rose Clark. In 2015 and 2016 I had... [Read more]

Get the scoop on Highline High’s façade straight from architects Oct. 19

Get the scoop on Highline High’s façade straight from architects Oct. 19

The public is invited to ‘get the scoop’ on Highline High School’s façade straight from the architects at an ‘Ask the Architects’ community meeting on Thursday, Oct. 19. This... [Read more]

LETTER: Former Normandy Park Mayor upset about losing Highline High façade

LETTER: Former Normandy Park Mayor upset about losing Highline High façade

[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. This Letter comes from the Correspondence... [Read more]

FOLLOWUP: District says unstable front of Highline High School must be rebuilt

FOLLOWUP: District says unstable front of Highline High School must be rebuilt

It took the money from the voter approved recent bond election to give the Highline School District enough money to find out whether the front wall façade…

After tech evaluation, looks like Highline High’s front façade cannot be saved

After tech evaluation, looks like Highline High’s front façade cannot be saved

Highline Public Schools on Monday (Sept. 25) announced that – after a full evaluation – the technical team has concluded that the front façade/north wall of Highline High School is “not stable enough to be safely shored up…

Highline High School Band holding fundraiser at Value Village on Sept. 24

Highline High School Band holding fundraiser at Value Village on Sept. 24

The Highline High School Band will be holding a Fundraiser at the Burien Value Village on Sunday, Sept. 24, from 1-3 p.m. Any items dropped off during that time frame will be counted toward the Highline... [Read more]

Weekend rain damages eight rooms at Highline High School

Weekend rain damages eight rooms at Highline High School

After the relatively light rainfall over this last weekend, Highline High School experienced water damage to eight rooms, due to a broken drain and leaky roof, the school announced Monday, Sept. 18. Six... [Read more]

REMINDER: Highline Schools film ‘Eleven Paths’ premieres Tues. night

REMINDER: Highline Schools film ‘Eleven Paths’ premieres Tues. night

Four years, 11 students, countless challenges and one big, bold goal are at the center of ‘Eleven Paths,’ a new film set in South King County that will premiere at the Highline Performing Arts... [Read more]

‘Ask the Architect’ and help name new schools at upcoming community meetings

‘Ask the Architect’ and help name new schools at upcoming community meetings

See the progress on the new Highline Public Schools – come to a meeting to ask the architects your questions and learn how you can help name the new schools. Find out more information about: Who will... [Read more]