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Sponsored Post Seattle Christian Schools Open House scheduled for Thursday, Feb. 25

Seattle Christian Schools Open House scheduled for Thursday, Feb. 25

Advertiser Seattle Christian Schools invites you to discover why families in Seattle and South King County continue to choose Seattle Christian Schools! They invite you to an Open House on Thursday,... [Read more]

Global Connections Grad & UW Student Brook Negussie is a #HighlineAlum

Global Connections Grad & UW Student Brook Negussie is a #HighlineAlum

University of Washington student Brook Negussie is featured in this month’s ‪#‎HighlineAlum‬ campaign. Brook is a stand-out 2014 graduate of Global Connections High School. While at Global Connections,... [Read more]

PHOTOS BY ISABEL: Pirate Wrestlers ‘Taking Down Pancreatic Cancer’

PHOTOS BY ISABEL: Pirate Wrestlers ‘Taking Down Pancreatic Cancer’

[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]

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: The Highline Schools Foundation’s annual Gold Star Awards will be held on Friday, April 15, 2016 at Cedarbrook Lodge in SeaTac, from 7:30-9 a.m. “Be part of the celebration of... [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]

Kennedy Catholic High School honors 4 Student Athletes signing with colleges

Kennedy Catholic High School honors 4 Student Athletes signing with colleges

On Wednesday (Feb. 3) – National Signing Day – Burien’s Kennedy Catholic High School honored four seniors for signing with colleges and universities to play volleyball, fastpitch softball, baseball... [Read more]

Sponsored Post REMINDER: St. Bernadette Parish School holding Open House Wednesday

REMINDER: St. Bernadette Parish School holding Open House Wednesday

REMINDER: Advertiser St. Bernadette Parish School will be hosting an OPEN HOUSE this Wednesday, Feb. 3, from 9:30 – 10:30 a.m. All area families interested in St. Bernadette enrollment are encouraged... [Read more]

Highline Schools praised as President announces Computer Science Initiative

Highline Schools praised as President announces Computer Science Initiative

The White House cited Highline Public Schools as a leader in computer science education, as President Obama announced in his weekly address a $4 billion plan to give all students across the country the... [Read more]

Highline Schools Foundation now collecting dresses for ‘Project PROMise’

Highline Schools Foundation now collecting dresses for ‘Project PROMise’

Photos by Michael Brunk | nwlens.com Project PROMise™ is Highline School’s Foundation’s outreach program in which new and gently used formal dresses are collected from our community and given... [Read more]

Citizens Committee reviews conditions of Highline Public Schools

Citizens Committee reviews conditions of Highline Public Schools

The Highline Capital Facilities Advisory Committee (CFAC) got a look at the condition of all district facilities this month, Highline Public Schools announced Friday, Jan. 29. During the Jan. 13 CFAC meeting,... [Read more]

Sponsored Post REMINDER: Advertiser Three Tree Montessori School’s Open House Saturday

REMINDER: Advertiser Three Tree Montessori School’s Open House Saturday

REMINDER: 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 this Saturday,... [Read more]

Highline Public Schools’ annual report is now online

Highline Public Schools’ annual report is now online

Highline Public Schools has published an online version of its Annual Report to the Community that puts a sharper focus on student progress. You can access the results here: http://annualreport.highlineschools.org “The... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Holy Family School holding Open House on Sunday, Jan. 31

Holy Family School holding Open House on Sunday, Jan. 31

Holy Family School will be holding an Open House on Sunday, Jan. 31, from 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. Come discover the benefits of their bi-lingual, faith-filled education program: Faith-Filled Education Academic... [Read more]

FREE Financial Aid event to be held at Highline College on Saturday, Jan. 30

FREE Financial Aid event to be held at Highline College on Saturday, Jan. 30

College Bound in the Fall? Now is the time for college-bound students—including qualifying immigrants—to apply for financial aid, and a FREE event will be held on Saturday, Jan. 30, 2016, at Highline... [Read more]

Highline Public Schools shares results of online survey

Highline Public Schools shares results of online survey

More than 1,500 people shared their priorities, ideas, and concerns with Highline Public Schools through a three-step, online ‘ThoughtExchange‘ conversation. Read the results here This fall,... [Read more]

Sponsored Post St. Francis of Assisi School holding Open House on Sunday, Jan. 31

St. Francis of Assisi School holding Open House on Sunday, Jan. 31

St. Francis of Assisi School will be hosting an OPEN HOUSE event on Sunday, Jan. 31, from 11:15 a.m. – 1:00 p.m., and all are welcome to join! St. Francis of Assisi School is a Catholic parish school... [Read more]

Highline High Grad Jayden Sadettan honored as January #HighlineAlum

Highline High Grad Jayden Sadettan honored as January #HighlineAlum

Jayden Sadettan, a current standout engineering student at University of Washington (UW) is featured in this month’s #HighlineAlum social media campaign. Sadettan, a 2015 Highline High School (HHS)... [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]

Kennedy Catholic High School names Sheldon Cross new Football Coach

Kennedy Catholic High School names Sheldon Cross new Football Coach

Sheldon Cross has been named Head Football Coach at Kennedy Catholic High School, the school announced Friday, Jan. 15. Cross will take the reins over from the retiring Bob Bourgette, who taught and coached... [Read more]

Highline Public Schools seeks Community Input on Biliteracy Plan

Highline Public Schools seeks Community Input on Biliteracy Plan

Staff at Highline Public Schools is seeking input from students and community members in developing a long-term plan for ensuring every student in the class of 2026 will graduate bilingual and biliterate. The... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Advertiser St. Bernadette Parish School holding Open House on Wed., Feb. 3

Advertiser St. Bernadette Parish School holding Open House on Wed., Feb. 3

Advertiser St. Bernadette Parish School will be hosting an OPEN HOUSE on Wednesday, Feb. 3, from 9:30 – 10:30 a.m. All area families interested in St. Bernadette enrollment are encouraged to attend... [Read more]

Public Disclosure Commission rejects complaint over use of election funds

Public Disclosure Commission rejects complaint over use of election funds

by Jack Mayne The Washington Public Disclosure Commission rejected a complaint by Donald F. Wasson of Des Moines that the Highline Public School District violated state law when it sent out a brochure... [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]

Three White Center area schools put into lockdown Tuesday morning

Three White Center area schools put into lockdown Tuesday morning

From our sister site The White Center Blog: UPDATE 12:56 p.m. 1/5/16: Three schools in the White Center area were put into lockdown Tuesday morning, Jan. 5 – Evergreen, Cascade Middle School and New... [Read more]