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Puget Sound Skills Center’s new Health Services Building opens Fri., Sept. 22

Puget Sound Skills Center’s new Health Services Building opens Fri., Sept. 22

How many new high school buildings have a working dental lab, a hospital ward with eight beds, and a medical laboratory with a centrifuge and cell incubators? There is a brand new one in Burien –... [Read more]

Puget Sound Skills Center’s new Health Sciences building opening is Sept. 22

Puget Sound Skills Center’s new Health Sciences building opening is Sept. 22

A Grand Opening will be celebrated at Puget Sound Skills Center’s new Health Sciences Building auditorium at 9 a.m. on Friday, Sept. 22 at 18010 8th Avenue South in Burien. The $19.4 million project... [Read more]

Puget Sound Skills Center Teacher Katelyn Asare named Fulbright Scholar

Puget Sound Skills Center Teacher Katelyn Asare named Fulbright Scholar

At Burien’s Puget Sound Skills Center, Katelyn Asare (pictured, left) serves students working to make up credits and get on track to graduate through career-focused programs. But her students sometimes... [Read more]

Update on the Broadcast Communications program at Puget Sound Skills Center

Update on the Broadcast Communications program at Puget Sound Skills Center

EDITOR’S NOTE: South King Media Founder/Publisher Scott Schaefer serves as a Volunteer on the Advisory Board to this program: The Broadcast Communications (BComm) program at Puget Sound Skills Center... [Read more]

City of Burien hosting free ‘No Leaks’ event at Puget Sound Skills Center Jan. 12

City of Burien hosting free ‘No Leaks’ event at Puget Sound Skills Center Jan. 12

The City of Burien will be holding a FREE “No Leaks” event at Puget Sound Skills Center on Thursday, Jan. 12. The event will take place from 8 a.m. – 10 a.m. as well as from 11:15 a.m.... [Read more]

Puget Sound Skills Center’s ‘Auction In Wonderland’ will be Wed., Nov. 16

Puget Sound Skills Center’s ‘Auction In Wonderland’ will be Wed., Nov. 16

Clear your calendar and mark off Wednesday, Nov. 16, because that is when the Fashion Design and Marketing Program of the Puget Sound Skill Center will be holding its Silent Auction. Themed after the... [Read more]

The final ‘Andy Mac is Love’ fundraiser will be Saturday, Nov. 19 at The Cove

The final ‘Andy Mac is Love’ fundraiser will be Saturday, Nov. 19 at The Cove

The final ‘Andy Mac is Love’ fundraiser to raise money for a local firefighter education program will be held on Saturday, Nov. 19. ‘Andy Mac’ was a volunteer firefighter who,... [Read more]

Room for 16 in Puget Sound Skills Center’s Broadcast Communications Program

Room for 16 in Puget Sound Skills Center’s Broadcast Communications Program

EDITOR’S NOTE: South King Media Founder/Publisher Scott Schaefer is a volunteer on the Advisory Board for the Puget Sound Skills Center’s Broadcast Communications Program. The Broadcast Communications... [Read more]

REMINDER: Burien Film Office Happy Hour to focus on education Tuesday night

REMINDER: Burien Film Office Happy Hour to focus on education Tuesday night

REMINDER: The next Burien Film Office Happy Hour will focus on education, and will be held at the Tin Theater this Tuesday night, Oct. 4, from 5:30-7 p.m. Presentations will include: Edward Etherington,... [Read more]

Interested in Broadcast Communications? Puget Sound Skills Center has openings

Interested in Broadcast Communications? Puget Sound Skills Center has openings

DISCLAIMER: South King Media Founder/Publisher Scott Schaefer serves as a volunteer Advisor to the Puget Sound Skills Center Broadcast Communications Department. The Broadcast Communications Department... [Read more]

Ground broken on $19.4 million learning center at Puget Sound Skills Center

Ground broken on $19.4 million learning center at Puget Sound Skills Center

Ground was broken for a new state-of-the-art learning center at Burien’s Puget Sound Skills Center on March 18. Principal Todd Moorhead, Rep. Tina Orwall, Sen. Karen Keiser, and Superintendent Susan... [Read more]

Groundbreaking for new Puget Sound Skills Center building will be March 18

Groundbreaking for new Puget Sound Skills Center building will be March 18

On Friday, March 18, officials and local dignitaries will break ground on a new state-of-the-art learning center at the Puget Sound Skills Center (PSSC), and all are invited. Following the groundbreaking,... [Read more]

Puget Sound Skills Center’s Digital Media Arts Dept. releases first Podcast

Puget Sound Skills Center’s Digital Media Arts Dept. releases first Podcast

Burien’s Puget Sound Skills Center’s (PSSC) Broadcast Communications department recently expanded its Digital Media Arts program to include radio and podcast production, and they just released... [Read more]

Puget Sound Skills Center’s Silent Auction & Dessert will be Tuesday, Dec. 8

Puget Sound Skills Center’s Silent Auction & Dessert will be Tuesday, Dec. 8

Burien’s Puget Sound Skills Center’s Fashion Design and Marketing class will be holding a Silent Auction and Dessert on Tuesday, Dec. 8, and all are invited. The event will start at 6 p.m. Money... [Read more]

State to build Health Sciences Facility at Burien’s Puget Sound Skills Center

State to build Health Sciences Facility at Burien’s Puget Sound Skills Center

Washington State will fund construction of a new health sciences facility as part of Puget Sound Skills Center (PSSC), a Highline Public School located in Burien.  The $19.4 million project was approved... [Read more]

Southwest King County Chamber awards $11,000 to Puget Sound Skills Center

Southwest King County Chamber awards $11,000 to Puget Sound Skills Center

The Southwest King County Chamber of Commerce recently awarded $11,000 to Burien’s Puget Sound Skills Center, to help the school build a composites lab in their autobody tech program. Left to right:... [Read more]

Fashion Design and Marketing students at Puget Sound Skills Center open shop

Fashion Design and Marketing students at Puget Sound Skills Center open shop

Second-year Fashion Design and Marketing students at Burien’s Puget Sound Skills Center are coordinating a small shop on the campus, where students can purchase clothing for interviews, leadership... [Read more]

Flash back to the 90s at a Fashion Show at Puget Sound Skills Center March 29

Flash back to the 90s at a Fashion Show at Puget Sound Skills Center March 29

Flash back to the 90s with a special ’90s Fashion Show’ at Puget Sound Skills Center on Sunday, March 29, starting at 2 p.m. This event is being presented by the Fashion Design and Marketing... [Read more]

‘Paradise Annual Fashion Show’ to hit Puget Sound Skills Center March 30

‘Paradise Annual Fashion Show’ to hit Puget Sound Skills Center March 30

Puget Sound Skills Center will be hosting a ‘Paradise Annual Fashion Show’ by The Fashion Design and Marketing Program on Sunday, March 30, starting at 2:30 p.m. “Aren’t you dying to... [Read more]

Puget Sound Skills Center Students install new sculpture at Community Center

Puget Sound Skills Center Students install new sculpture at Community Center

On Thursday morning (May 23), students from Burien’s Puget Sound Skills Center installed a brand new, original metallic sculpture – that they created – in the atrium of the Burien Community Center. The... [Read more]

Puget Sound Skills Center to Add New 2-Story, 25,000 Square-Foot Building

Puget Sound Skills Center to Add New 2-Story, 25,000 Square-Foot Building

The City of Burien announced in its most recent newsletter (download PDF here) that it has received a Land Use Review application from the Highline School District to allow expansion of their Puget Sound... [Read more]

Annual Andy MacDonald Scholarship Boys vs Girls Soccer Game is Nov. 25

Annual Andy MacDonald Scholarship Boys vs Girls Soccer Game is Nov. 25

The annual Andy MacDonald Scholarship Benefit Boys vs. Girls Soccer Game will be held Sunday, Nov. 25, starting at Noon at Highline Memorial Stadium. All proceeds will go to the Andy MacDonald Fire Services... [Read more]

Puget Sound Skills Center Student’s 3D Design Ranks in Top 10 in Contest

Puget Sound Skills Center Student’s 3D Design Ranks in Top 10 in Contest

A 3D model (pictured above) developed by Audrey Chavarria Calderon, a student at Burien’s Puget Sound Skills Center, ranked in the Top 10 in an recent international contest. The eighth annual Extreme... [Read more]

Port Of Seattle Donates Fire Truck To Puget Sound Skills Center Tuesday

Port Of Seattle Donates Fire Truck To Puget Sound Skills Center Tuesday

Tuesday morning (Sept. 6), the Port of Seattle donated retired fire truck #713 to the Puget Sound Skills Center at a ceremony at the school’s campus in Burien…