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Highline Public Schools
15675 Ambaum Blvd. SW Burien, WA 98166

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Highline Public Schools
15675 Ambaum Blvd. SW Burien, WA 98166

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Tech Levy on Nov. Ballot

In November, Highline voters will be asked to approve a two-year, $32.5-million technology levy. If approved, the levy will provide the tools students need to prepare for today's careers and address the urgent need to support distance learning during the pandemic.

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Virtual Equity Symposium

Join us virtually on August 25, from 8:30 a.m. to noon for our 3rd annual Equity Symposium. 

2020 Equity Symposium 

Hazel Valley staff meet at a distance during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Staff Survey & Webinars

To support our planning for reopening schools this fall, we need to better understand your needs as we shift from remote work to returning to school buildings.  We have two upcoming opportunities for staff to learn more about our plans and to provide input.

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Change Some of Your SEBB Benefits

SEBB medical benefits is offering a limited open enrollment to make changes to your health benefits from July 1-31.

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Return to Learn

We are planning for students to return to school in Fall 2020, but school will have to be different to keep students, staff and families safe during the pandemic. 

Review Draft Plan

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Celebrating the Class of 2020

It was not the graduation celebration the Class of 2020 always thought it would have. But even without the typical pomp and circumstance, the heart of the celebration remained.

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Coronavirus Latest

The health and safety of our students and staff is paramount, and we are closely monitoring the spread of Coronavirus.

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High Five

Nominate your outstanding colleague for a Highline High Five.

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Help us continue to plan for fall by filling out a survey. Your answers will inform workforce planning efforts across Highline

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Highline Schools Foundation is helping the district work to ensure that all families have access to broadband internet service when schools open this fall in full distance learning. Find out how to help.

July 29 Staff Webinar

Our second optional staff webinar will be this Wednesday, July 29. This webinar remains a voluntary opportunity to hear updates and learn about our current thinking as we plan to ‘Return to Learn’ in a fully distant model this fall. Please see below for your employee group times, as well as Zoom links for the corresponding webinars

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I have been fiercely hoping to have our students back in our schools this fall because I recognize that physical connection is a significant part of knowing our students by name, strength and need. 

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Here is a high-level look at the 2020-21 school calendar. These dates and breaks are reflected in our website calendar. The calendar will be final after HEA members vote on it in August. At this time, we do not anticipate changes. 

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Based on feedback from staff, students, families and leaders, as well as guidance from OSPI, we have selected learning platforms for our hybrid model, which includes in-person instruction and distance learning.

Hazel Valley staff meet at a distance during the COVID-19 pandemic.

To support our planning for reopening schools this fall, we need to better understand your needs as we shift from remote work to returning to school buildings.  We have two upcoming opportunities for staff to learn more about our plans and to provide input.

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All students need access to technology to learn and be prepared for today’s careers. On July 8, school board members voted to place a two-year $32.5-million technology levy on the November 3 ballot. The levy will not increase taxes beyond the current rate.

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Our statewide medical benefits program, SEBB, knows the COVID-19 pandemic may have changed your health care needs. That’s why they are offering you a limited open enrollment to make some changes to your SEBB benefits.

Our Promise

Every student in Highline Public Schools is known by name, strength and need, and graduates prepared for the future they choose.

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