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Highline Mathematicians face off at Seahurst Elementary Math Bonanza

Highline Mathematicians face off at Seahurst Elementary Math Bonanza

Every Highline elementary school has excited and talented mathematicians, and two-thirds of them demonstrated this fact at the 2017 Seahurst Elementary Math Bonanza on May 5. 204 students in 4th-, 5th-,... [Read more]

Highline Elementary ‘Mathletes’ match wits at Seahurst Elementary

Highline Elementary ‘Mathletes’ match wits at Seahurst Elementary

Many Highline district elementary students enjoy and excel at math, as demonstrated by the record attendance at the seventh annual Seahurst Elementary Math Bonanza, a district mathematics contest at Seahurst... [Read more]

Two area schools earn Washington Achievement Awards for Math Growth

Two area schools earn Washington Achievement Awards for Math Growth

Two Highline Public schools have been honored with the 2015 Washington Achievement Awards (WAA) for Math Growth – Hazel Valley Elementary and White Center Heights. The honor is the state’s highest... [Read more]

SeaTac United Math Academy celebrates with year-end ceremony

SeaTac United Math Academy celebrates with year-end ceremony

  SeaTac United, a non-profit group that promotes personal skills development and cooperative partnerships for local students, will celebrate the conclusion of its 2014-2015 math academy with... [Read more]

Seahurst Elementary School to host District Math Competition May 8

Seahurst Elementary School to host District Math Competition May 8

Burien’s Seahurst Elementary School will be hosting its 2015 Elementary Math Bonanza on Friday, May 8, a math contest for students in grades four through eight. This will be their sixth year hosting... [Read more]

Highline Elementary Students match wits in District Math Contest

Highline Elementary Students match wits in District Math Contest

The Highline School District has some amazing elementary mathematicians, many of which met last Friday at the fifth annual Seahurst Elementary Math Bonanza. Students in 4th-, 5th-, and 6th-grades competed... [Read more]

Kickstarter launched to expand Seahurst Elementary School’s ‘Math Bonanza’

Kickstarter launched to expand Seahurst Elementary School’s ‘Math Bonanza’

Seahurst’s Elementary School’s ‘Math Bonanza,’ Highline’s math contest for 4th- to 6th-graders, is getting bigger this year! How much bigger? Well, that’s up to you. Tom Clymer The... [Read more]

Seahurst Math Club to host local Mathematics Competition May 31

Seahurst Math Club to host local Mathematics Competition May 31

On Friday, May 31, the Seahurst Elementary School math club will be hosting their fourth annual Elementary Math Bonanza, a math contest for students in fourth through sixth-grades. “Students from... [Read more]

Singapore Math Expert Dr. Yeap Ban Har to Train Highline School District Teachers

Singapore Math Expert Dr. Yeap Ban Har to Train Highline School District Teachers

The Highline School District announced that Dr. Yeap Ban Har, a worldwide consultant in math education, is in the area this week to provide professional development to teachers and principals. Dr. Ban... [Read more]

Highline School District Scores Improve in Every Grade on State Math Exams

Highline School District Scores Improve in Every Grade on State Math Exams

The Highline School District announced Wednesday (Aug. 29) that its schools made significant progress on state standardized tests in 2012, especially on math exams, where scores are up across the board. “These... [Read more]

Highline-Area Students Have Fun with Math. Yes, You Read That Right…

Highline-Area Students Have Fun with Math. Yes, You Read That Right…

On Friday, May 11th, Seahurst Elementary School’s Math Club hosted 170 of Highline’s top 4th-6th grade Mathematicians for their 2012 Elementary Math Bonanza…

It All Adds Up As Seahurst Math Club Receives Awards At Math Contest

It All Adds Up As Seahurst Math Club Receives Awards At Math Contest

On Saturday, Dec. 3rd, Burien’s Seahurst Elementary School’s Math Club won several awards at the 2011 Federal Way Middle School Math Contest, hosted by the Thomas Jefferson High School Math... [Read more]

Highline-Area Students Have Fun At The 2011 Elementary Math Bonanza

Highline-Area Students Have Fun At The 2011 Elementary Math Bonanza

On Friday, May 6th, Seahurst Elementary School’s Math Club hosted 150 of Highline’s top 4th through 6th-grade mathematicians for the 2011 Elementary Math Bonanza. This was their second year running... [Read more]

Seahurst Math Club To Host Highline Elementary Mathematics Competition

Seahurst Math Club To Host Highline Elementary Mathematics Competition

After school on Friday, May 6th, the Seahurst Math Club will be hosting their 2011 Elementary Math Bonanza, a math contest for students in grades four through six. The math club is administering the contest... [Read more]

Highline Public Schools Holding Two “Math Listening Tour” Parent Nights

Highline Public Schools Holding Two “Math Listening Tour” Parent Nights

Highline Public Schools will be holding two “Math Listening Tour” nights for parents and guardians of K-6 graders, on Thursday Nov. 4th or Monday, Dec. 6th from 6pm – 8:30pm at the ERAC Boardroom... [Read more]

Burien Goodwill Offering Free English, Computer Classes & Job Search Workshops

Burien Goodwill Offering Free English, Computer Classes & Job Search Workshops

Burien Goodwill is offering FREE classes in English and computers as well as job search workshops from Jan. 4 through Feb. 25th at their Job Training and Education Center at 1031 SW 128th Street. Registration... [Read more]

Highline Schools’ Math Academies Help Confused Parents With New Curriculum; Next One Is Sept. 28th

Highline Schools’ Math Academies Help Confused Parents With New Curriculum; Next One Is Sept. 28th

On Monday, Sept. 16th, a small group of parents gathered at Highline Public Schools offices in their own version of a classroom. They were there to try and learn more about the district’s new algebra... [Read more]