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Highline School Board adopts Fall 2019 school boundaries

Highline School Board adopts Fall 2019 school boundaries

This week, the Highline school board adopted a new set of school boundaries as recommended by the community-led Capital Facilities Advisory Committee (CFAC). The revised boundaries will take effect fall... [Read more]

Fa’izah Bradford named newest member of Highline School Board

Fa’izah Bradford named newest member of Highline School Board

Fa’izah Bradford was named this week as the newest member of the Highline School Board. Here’s her bio: Fa’izah Bradford is a servant leader who enjoys teaching, mentoring, coaching, and leading... [Read more]

Community Conversations with School Board Members will be Mar. 15 & 19

Community Conversations with School Board Members will be Mar. 15 & 19

Families, students and community members are invited to join community conversations with Highline Public Schools Board President Joe Van and School Board Director Angelica Alvarez. The sessions will... [Read more]

Meet the four Highline School Board Candidate finalists on Thursday, Feb. 8

Meet the four Highline School Board Candidate finalists on Thursday, Feb. 8

The community is invited to meet the candidates for the open position on the Highline School Board at a meet and greet event on Thursday, Feb. 8. Four candidates submitted applications to replace school... [Read more]

Joe Van elected new President of Highline School Board

Joe Van elected new President of Highline School Board

The Highline School Board has a new leader – the board elected Joe Van (pictured above) to serve as the new board president. Mr. Van has served on the board since spring 2015, representing neighborhoods... [Read more]

Highline School Board seeking candidates to fill vacant position

Highline School Board seeking candidates to fill vacant position

The Highline School Board is seeking candidates to fill Director Seat #5, which serves neighborhoods in the Des Moines and Normandy Park communities. Board member Michael Spear stepped down from the board... [Read more]

Highline Public Schools issues statement regarding end of DACA program

Highline Public Schools issues statement regarding end of DACA program

On Tuesday (Sept. 5), Highline Public Schools issued the following statement regarding President Trump’s proposed ending of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program: Dear Highline... [Read more]

Highline School Board to hold public hearings on Tyee and Evergreen Schools

Highline School Board to hold public hearings on Tyee and Evergreen Schools

The Highline School Board will be holding public hearings on Nov. 29 and Dec. 1, as part of the process of reunifying Evergreen High School and Tyee High School. To facilitate reunification, the school... [Read more]

Highline School Board named ‘Board of Distinction’ by WSSDA

Highline School Board named ‘Board of Distinction’ by WSSDA

Award-winning Highline School Board members are Michael Spear (Board President), Bernie Dorsey, Angelica Alvarez, Tyrone Curry Sr., and Joe Van. The five-member Highline School Board has been named a ‘Board... [Read more]

Highline School Board holding work session on Tyee & Evergreen Sept. 27

Highline School Board holding work session on Tyee & Evergreen Sept. 27

The Highline School Board will hold a work session on Tuesday, Sept. 27 to discuss recommendations and plans to expand learning opportunities at Tyee and Evergreen campuses. The meeting will run from 5... [Read more]

Highline School Board extends Superintendent Susan Enfield’s contract

Highline School Board extends Superintendent Susan Enfield’s contract

Dr. Susan Enfield, superintendent of Highline Public Schools, greets a student on the first day of school. The Highline School Board unanimously approved a three-year contract extension for Superintendent... [Read more]

Highline School Board endorses movement to increase Graduation Rates

Highline School Board endorses movement to increase Graduation Rates

At its meeting Wednesday (June 1), the Highline Public Schools Board of Directors adopted a resolution supporting a community-driven movement  – ‘Graduate! Highline’ – aimed at increasing... [Read more]

School Board Conversation with Angelica Alvarez cancelled, to be re-scheduled

School Board Conversation with Angelica Alvarez cancelled, to be re-scheduled

Highline Public Schools announced Tuesday (Jan. 19) that the Jan. 22 ‘School Board Conversation’ with Board Member Angelica Alvarez has been cancelled due to a family emergency. “We apologize... [Read more]

School Board Conversation with Angelica Alvarez rescheduled for Jan. 22

School Board Conversation with Angelica Alvarez rescheduled for Jan. 22

The Highline School Board Conversation with Angelica Alvarez – previously scheduled for Wednesday, Jan. 13 – has been rescheduled to Friday, Jan. 22 due to a family emergency. The meeting with Board... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Community Conversation with Tyrone Curry Sr. of Highline School Board is Saturday

Community Conversation with Tyrone Curry Sr. of Highline School Board is Saturday

Families and community members are invited to join members of the Highline School Board for a series of conversations at locations across the district, with the next meeting set for this Saturday, Jan.... [Read more]

Highline School Board member Angelica Alvarez involved in car accident

Highline School Board member Angelica Alvarez involved in car accident

A Community Conversation with School Board Member Angelica Alvarez scheduled for Monday night had to be unexpectedly cancelled after she was involved in a car accident. Alvarez’s car was rear-ended... [Read more]

REMINDER: Talk with Highline School Board’s Angelica Alvarez TONIGHT

REMINDER: Talk with Highline School Board’s Angelica Alvarez TONIGHT

REMINDER: School Board Member Angelica Alvarez will be hosting a community conversation TONIGHT – Monday, Oct. 19 – from 6 – 7:30 p.m. in the Shorewood Room of the Burien Community Center. The... [Read more]

VIDEO/AUDIO: Spear vs Burdine in our Highline School Board Candidate Forum

VIDEO/AUDIO: Spear vs Burdine in our Highline School Board Candidate Forum

As a bonus to our final 2015 Candidate Forum held Tuesday night, Oct. 13, we pitted current Highline School Board member Michael Spear against challenger John Burdine…

Community Conversation with Highline School Board President is Wednesday

Community Conversation with Highline School Board President is Wednesday

All are invited to join Highline School Board President Bernie Dorsey for a community conversation this Wednesday, Sept. 30, from 6 – 7:30 p.m. at the Matt Griffin YMCA. “Our families and community... [Read more]