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Highline Schools Foundation announces more college scholarships for 2016

Highline Schools Foundation announces more college scholarships for 2016

The Highline Schools Foundation announced this week that – thanks to generous donations from Sea-Tac Airport, Alaska Airlines, The Tin Room and others – there are more college scholarships available... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Advertiser Three Tree Montessori School’s Open House is Saturday, Jan. 30

Advertiser Three Tree Montessori School’s Open House is Saturday, Jan. 30

Are you looking for a nearby school which can nurture your child to his or her potential? Advertiser Three Tree Montessori School invites you to visit their upcoming Open House on Saturday, Jan. 30, from... [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]

New Start Alternative High School Key Club’s Baked Potato Dinner is Jan. 14

New Start Alternative High School Key Club’s Baked Potato Dinner is Jan. 14

The New Start Alternative High School Key Club in the Highline School District will again – in conjunction with the Kiwanis Club of White Center – hold its Annual Baked Potato Dinner on Thursday,... [Read more]

Sponsored Post JOBS: Highline Public Schools holding Job Fair on Thursday, Jan. 14

JOBS: Highline Public Schools holding Job Fair on Thursday, Jan. 14

Highline Public Schools will be holding a Job Fair on Thursday, Jan. 14, from 3 – 5:30 p.m. at the Highline Central Office at 15675 Ambaum Blvd. SW in Burien (near Azteca). “Make a difference... [Read more]

PHOTOS BY ISABEL: Highline Wrestlers take on Fife, Tyee, Evergreen & more

PHOTOS BY ISABEL: Highline Wrestlers take on Fife, Tyee, Evergreen & more

[EDITOR’S NOTE: Back with more great work is our youngest-ever Contributor – 11-year old Isabel Herbruger – who has earned a Girl Scout badge in Journalism, and is also developing her skills for... [Read more]

Grenade found near McMicken Heights Elementary School turns out to be dud

Grenade found near McMicken Heights Elementary School turns out to be dud

From our sister site The SeaTac Blog: Police say a grenade was found in the white box just left of a traffic cone on the sidewalk in the center of the photo. A grenade was found in a box near McMicken... [Read more]

Highline Schools Foundation awarded over $80,000 in Grants this Fall

Highline Schools Foundation awarded over $80,000 in Grants this Fall

The Highline Schools Foundation awarded $80,472 through 112 classroom grants this Fall. Because of events like the Burien Brat Trot and Oktoberfest, and the generosity of our community, the Foundation... [Read more]

Health Sciences & Human Services High Grad Christian Tautua is a #HighlineAlum

Health Sciences & Human Services High Grad Christian Tautua is a #HighlineAlum

Highline Public Schools graduate turned teacher Christian Tautua – a 2009 Health Sciences & Human Services High School (HS3) grad – is being showcased in this month’s #HighlineAlum social media... [Read more]

SAVE THE DATE: Highline Schools Foundation’s Gold Star Awards is April 15

SAVE THE DATE: Highline Schools Foundation’s Gold Star Awards is April 15

SAVE THE DATE: Highline Schools Foundation’s 2016 Gold Star Awards Breakfast will be held Friday, April 15, from 7:30 – 9 a.m. at Cedarbrook Lodge in SeaTac. Go ALL IN! and Save the Date for... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Advertiser Explorer West Middle School holding Open House this Saturday

Advertiser Explorer West Middle School holding Open House this Saturday

Advertiser Explorer West Middle School will be holding an Open House this Saturday, Nov. 14 at 10 a.m., and all are invited. An Independent Middle School in West Seattle for students in grades 6-8 Explorer... [Read more]

Highline Public Schools invites community to help prioritize citizen ideas

Highline Public Schools invites community to help prioritize citizen ideas

Last month, over 700 citizens provided input in a three-part process using Highline Public School’s anonymous survey tool called ThoughtExchange.  In the second phase – called Star – the community... [Read more]

Highline Schools Foundation awards $25,000 in grants

Highline Schools Foundation awards $25,000 in grants

After holding two of its largest public fundraisers – the Burien Brat Trot and the Oktoberfest Auction – Highline Schools Foundation will be distributing $25,000 in funds to schools…

Sponsored Post West Seattle Montessori Open House, Meet & Greet will be Thursday, Nov. 5

West Seattle Montessori Open House, Meet & Greet will be Thursday, Nov. 5

Longtime Advertiser West Seattle Montessori School & Academy is celebrating 30 years of teaching. “In celebration, we are hosting an Open House Thursday, November 5, from 6:00pm to 7:30pm”... [Read more]

Sponsored Post ‘Little Lancers Trick Or Treating’ will be Friday at Kennedy Catholic High School

‘Little Lancers Trick Or Treating’ will be Friday at Kennedy Catholic High School

The annual ‘Little Lancers Trick Or Treating’ event will be this Friday, Oct. 30, from 3 – 4 p.m. at Advertiser Kennedy Catholic High School. “Join us for our annual Trick or Treating... [Read more]

Discover Burien is ‘Making Burien Awesome’ with new Student Scholarship

Discover Burien is ‘Making Burien Awesome’ with new Student Scholarship

Thanks to the generosity of its members, and an organizational partnership with the Burien/White Center Rotary Club, Discover Burien announced that it has established a new scholarship to help students... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Service Trip shapes student’s global view; dump visit a moving experience

Service Trip shapes student’s global view; dump visit a moving experience

Advertiser Kennedy Catholic High School pursues numerous service learning experiences through the year – read on to learn more about the dramatic impact of a recent journey to Guatemala on student’s... [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…

REMINDER: No school for Highline Public School students this Friday, Oct. 9

REMINDER: No school for Highline Public School students this Friday, Oct. 9

REMINDER: There is no school for Highline Public School students this Friday, Oct. 9. The district says that the day will instead serve as a statewide training day for teachers. “We’ll look forward... [Read more]

Highline Public Schools invites residents to share their thoughts about schools

Highline Public Schools invites residents to share their thoughts about schools

Highline Public Schools is launching a new way for the community to share what is on their minds – a new online, two-way conversation called ThoughtExchange. Community members are invited to share... [Read more]

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]

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]

Spread the Word – Highline Public Schools starts September 3rd!

Spread the Word – Highline Public Schools starts September 3rd!

“Spread the Word – School Starts September 3rd!” (and Kindergartners start on September 9). The first day of school for Highline Public Schools will be Thursday, Sept. 3, for all students except... [Read more]