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Due to hate speech, ‘Sprit Rock’ to be removed from Highline High campus

Due to hate speech, ‘Sprit Rock’ to be removed from Highline High campus

Photo courtesy Highline High School Pirate’s Anchor student newspaper. Due to previous cases of vandalism – including recent hate speech that was painted over immediately – Highline High School’s... [Read more]

Highline High’s Spirit Rock vandalized with hate speech overnight

Highline High’s Spirit Rock vandalized with hate speech overnight

Highline High School’s Spirit Rock – which has been vandalized at least twice over the last two years – was again a target overnight, as “symbols and words of hate targeting our LGBTQ students... [Read more]

Highline High Drill Team competes at Districts, qualifies for State

Highline High Drill Team competes at Districts, qualifies for State

The Highline High School Drill Team competed at Districts on Saturday, Mar. 2 and qualified for state in all three categories they performed in:Hip hop Military KickThey will compete at state at the... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Final designs, renderings for new Highline High School released

PHOTOS: Final designs, renderings for new Highline High School released

New renderings for the final design of the Highline High School reconstruction project were released by the school district this week. Bassetti Architects shared these final designs and next steps with... [Read more]

Final design of new Highline High School will be unveiled on Thursday, Feb. 7

Final design of new Highline High School will be unveiled on Thursday, Feb. 7

Community members, staff, families and alumni are all invited to join Bassetti Architects and the Highline Public Schools design review committee to see the final design of the new Highline High School,... [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]

PHOTOS: This Pirate C-Team can hook you!

PHOTOS: This Pirate C-Team can hook you!

The Pirate C-Team that Can Hook You Story & Photos by Chelle Herbruger I don’t know if their names make it into the game night program. Like everyone else, I rarely stop to look…it is just C-team... [Read more]

Police Chief Ted Boe to appear at Youth Volunteer Appreciation Party Thursday

Police Chief Ted Boe to appear at Youth Volunteer Appreciation Party Thursday

Burien Police Chief Ted Boe will appear at a monthly Youth Volunteer Appreciation Party this Thursday, Nov. 29, 2018, for students at Sylvester Middle School and Highline High School. Skully Serves will... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Highline High Ceramics class ‘Monster Fundraiser’ raises over $1,337

PHOTOS: Highline High Ceramics class ‘Monster Fundraiser’ raises over $1,337

Story & Photos by Scott Schaefer Highline High School’s Ceramics class recently held its annual ‘Monster Fundraiser’ – where fun, playful ceramic ‘Monsters’ created... [Read more]

Highline High Alumni Profile: Cori Allan

Highline High Alumni Profile: Cori Allan

From our friends at the Highline High Alumni Association:After graduating from Highline High School in 2011, Cori Allan attended Western Washington University, where she earned two Bachelor’s Degrees,... [Read more]

Pirate grad comes through BIG for Highline High School Alumni Foundation

Pirate grad comes through BIG for Highline High School Alumni Foundation

Highline High School Alumni Michael Walsh has made a gigantic financial pledge to the school’s Alumni Foundation – $100,000 per year for five years beginning in 2019! This amount is on top of the $20,000... [Read more]

Community invited to 5th Annual Pirate Pig Roast on Friday, Nov. 16

Community invited to 5th Annual Pirate Pig Roast on Friday, Nov. 16

The entire community is invited to the 5th Annual Pirate Pig Roast – featuring the HHS Staff Band – on Friday, Nov. 16 at the Burien Eagles Hall.Tickets are on sale now at piratepigroast.net. “We... [Read more]

Highline High School Alumni Profile: Macy Utley

Highline High School Alumni Profile: Macy Utley

From our friends at the Highline High Alumni Association:Macy Utley is a 2012 Highline High School Graduate. After high school, Macy attended Washington State University where she earned a Bachelor’s... [Read more]

Highline High School Alumni Profile: Michael Sewell

Highline High School Alumni Profile: Michael Sewell

From our friends at the Highline High Alumni Association:Michael Sewell graduated from Highline in 2009, then attended both Washington State University and the Art Institute of Seattle. Michael studied... [Read more]

Highline High Ladies Cross Country team comes in 2nd in district meet

Highline High Ladies Cross Country team comes in 2nd in district meet

Congrats to the Highline High School Ladies Cross Country team, which finished in 2nd place at the 2A West Central District Cross Country Meet at Chambers Bay Golf Course on Saturday, Oct. 27.“This... [Read more]