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Highline Schools Foundation announces 2014 Gold Star Nominees

Highline Schools Foundation announces 2014 Gold Star Nominees

And the Nominees Are… Each year the Highline Schools Foundation solicits nominations from community members, District employees and parents for its prestigious and much-anticipated Gold Star Awards.... [Read more]

Nominations now open for Highline Schools Foundation’s Gold Star Awards

Nominations now open for Highline Schools Foundation’s Gold Star Awards

Nominations are now open for the Highline Schools Foundation’s annual Gold Star Awards, which will include both a Breakfast and Bash. This year’s theme is “We Are Highline,” which “celebrates... [Read more]

Help send local girls to their prom in style with Project PROMise

Help send local girls to their prom in style with Project PROMise

Project PROMise™ is the Highline Schools Foundation’s outreach program in which new and gently used formal dresses are collected from our community and given to local students in need…

Highline Schools Foundation announces new scholarship opportunities

Highline Schools Foundation announces new scholarship opportunities

Our friends at the Highline Schools Foundation on Tuesday (Jan. 14) announced that they’ve added two new scholarships to their program – the Alaska Airlines Scholarship for $5,000, and the “Light... [Read more]

Highline Schools Foundation awards record amount of classroom grants

Highline Schools Foundation awards record amount of classroom grants

The Highline Schools Foundation recently awarded a record $48,675 through 77 classroom grants at 35 different schools in the Highline School District. A total of 124 grant requests were received. “The... [Read more]

Highline Schools Foundation awards $10,000 Impact Grant Winner

Highline Schools Foundation awards $10,000 Impact Grant Winner

Global Connections High School’s new “Positive Behavior Student Advisory Council” program is the winner of Highline Schools Foundation’s first annual Impact Grant, and will receive $10,000 from the Foundation…

REMINDER: Help Highline Schools Foundation – rock out Saturday night!

REMINDER: Help Highline Schools Foundation – rock out Saturday night!

Local boy – and King County Prosecutor – Dan Satterberg and his band will rock you out for a good cause this Saturday night, Nov. 9. The Approximations & the Highline High School Class of 1978... [Read more]

Help the Highline Schools Foundation – rock out to ‘School House Rocks’ Nov. 9

Help the Highline Schools Foundation – rock out to ‘School House Rocks’ Nov. 9

Local boy – and King County Prosecutor – Dan Satterberg and his band will rock you out for a good cause Nov. 9. The Approximations & the Highline High School Class of 1978 will be presenting SCHOOL... [Read more]

Highline Schools Foundation’s Ocktoberfest will be this Saturday, Oct. 19

Highline Schools Foundation’s Ocktoberfest will be this Saturday, Oct. 19

The Highline Schools Foundation’s 8th Annual Oktoberfest Dinner, Dance & Auction will be this Saturday, Oct. 19 from 5:30 – 11 p.m. at the Normandy Park Cove. “Come for the party –... [Read more]

2013 Burien Brat Trot sets records, expected to raise over $61,000!

2013 Burien Brat Trot sets records, expected to raise over $61,000!

Photo by Michael Brunk. Burien Brat Trot Organizers announced Thursday (Oct. 10) that the expected income for last Sunday’s epic community event – which set many records – is over $61,000! “We... [Read more]

SAVE THE DATE: Friday, Oct. 4 is the Burien Brat Trot Pub Crawl

SAVE THE DATE: Friday, Oct. 4 is the Burien Brat Trot Pub Crawl

SAVE THE DATE: Two weeks from tonight – Friday, Oct. 4 – will be the Burien Brat Trot Pub Crawl, a fundraiser for our friends at the Highline Schools Foundation. Cost is $10 per person, and all are... [Read more]

Highline Schools Foundation announces new $10,000 ‘Impact Grant’

Highline Schools Foundation announces new $10,000 ‘Impact Grant’

The Highline Schools Foundation announced Monday morning (Aug. 26) that it will offer $10,000 to one school or program in Highline Public Schools this fall with its new “Impact Grant.” The... [Read more]

Over 2,000 free backpacks given away at SeaTac Back to School Fair Thursday

Over 2,000 free backpacks given away at SeaTac Back to School Fair Thursday

Over 2,000 FREE backpacks filled with 
school supplies were given away to kids on Thursday (Aug. 15) during the City of SeaTac’s 7th annual Back to School Fair held at Valley Ridge Park. This annual... [Read more]

Highline Schools Foundation announces new ‘Light and Love’ Scholarship

Highline Schools Foundation announces new ‘Light and Love’ Scholarship

Today – Wednesday, Aug. 14 – Dominick Curtis Pappas would have celebrated his birthday and would be happily looking forward to graduating next summer from Highline Public Schools. Sadly, though, young... [Read more]

Highline Schools Foundation awards 2013 STIA Scholarship Winners

Highline Schools Foundation awards 2013 STIA Scholarship Winners

On Wednesday night (June 5), the Highline Schools Foundation announced the winners of the Seattle-Tacoma International Airport (STIA) Scholarship for 2013: This scholarship is a needs-based scholarship... [Read more]

Highline Schools Foundation announces 2013 STIA Scholarship Winners

Highline Schools Foundation announces 2013 STIA Scholarship Winners

The Highline Schools Foundation for Excellence on Monday (May 13) announced the winners of the Seattle-Tacoma International Airport (STIA) Scholarship for 2013. This scholarship is a needs-based scholarship... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Winners Honored at Gold Star Awards BASH Thursday Night

PHOTOS: Winners Honored at Gold Star Awards BASH Thursday Night

The Highline Schools Foundation announced the winners of the 2013 Gold Star Awards at their second Annual Gold Star Awards BASH Thursday night (March 21), in Burien. Over 200 district teachers, parents,... [Read more]

Highline Schools Foundation Announces Gold Star Award Nominees

Highline Schools Foundation Announces Gold Star Award Nominees

Each year the Highline Schools Foundation solicits nominations from community members, District employees and parents for its prestigious and much-anticipated Gold Star Awards – and we’ve got... [Read more]

Highline Schools Foundation Offering Scholarships to Local High School Seniors

Highline Schools Foundation Offering Scholarships to Local High School Seniors

Our friends at the Highline Schools Foundation announced this week that they’re offering the following scholarship opportunities – the Bill Maynard Memorial Scholarship and The Seattle-Tacoma International... [Read more]

Highline Schools Foundation’s Gold Star Awards BASH is Thursday, March 21

Highline Schools Foundation’s Gold Star Awards BASH is Thursday, March 21

Our friends at the Highline Schools Foundation will be holding their second annual Gold Star Awards BASH on Thursday, March 21, from 6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. at The Production Shop in Burien. “Please... [Read more]

Highline Schools Foundation’s ‘Project PROMise’ Seeking Prom Dresses

Highline Schools Foundation’s ‘Project PROMise’ Seeking Prom Dresses

Highline Schools Foundation’s ‘Project PROMise™’ is seeking prom dressed during the month of February. “Help send local girls to their prom in style,” reads an announcement.... [Read more]

Highline Schools Foundation Reaching Out to Help Victims of Monday’s Fire

Highline Schools Foundation Reaching Out to Help Victims of Monday’s Fire

Our friends at the Highline Schools Foundation are trying to help some of the victims from Monday’s Tra-Lee apartment fire – many of whom are students at Highline Public Schools – and posted... [Read more]

Highline Schools Foundation Seeking Nominations for Gold Star Awards

Highline Schools Foundation Seeking Nominations for Gold Star Awards

The Highline Schools Foundation has opened the nominating process for its annual Gold Star Awards, meant to honor Highline Public Schools’ best and brightest teachers, volunteers, alumni, staff,... [Read more]

Highline Schools Foundation Raises over $100,000 for Highline Public Schools

Highline Schools Foundation Raises over $100,000 for Highline Public Schools

The Highline Schools Foundation announced that it raised over $100,000 during the month of October with two successful events – the Burien Brat Trot on Oct. 7 and the Oktoberfest Dinner, held last Saturday,... [Read more]

It’ll be B.Y.O.L. (Bring Your Own Lederhosen) at Oktoberfest Saturday

It’ll be B.Y.O.L. (Bring Your Own Lederhosen) at Oktoberfest Saturday

It’ll be B.Y.O.L. – Bring Your Own Lederhosen – at the Highline Schools Foundation’s Oktoberfest Dinner, Dance & Auction this coming Saturday night, Oct. 20, at the Normandy Park Cove. This... [Read more]

Highline Schools Foundation’s Annual Oktoberfest Dinner will be Sat., Oct. 20

Highline Schools Foundation’s Annual Oktoberfest Dinner will be Sat., Oct. 20

The Highline Schools Foundation’s annual Oktoberfest Dinner, Dance and Auction is coming up next Saturday – Oct. 20 – plenty of time to get your Lederhosen ready! “You are invited to a... [Read more]