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

Office Hours:

Monday-Friday: 7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

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McCleary Explained 

Wondering how the McCleary decision impacts school funding in Highline? Watch this video that explains the funding picture in simple terms.

HHS Co-Principal Tremain Holloway greets parents on the first day of school.

New Principals & Leaders

We welcome our new principals and central office administrators to Highline! Here are our new leaders and leaders who are new to their roles for 2018-19.

Meet Our Leaders

Staff Kudos

Celebrating our outstanding staff! Click through to see some all-star employees, including Superintendent Ducky awardees and high-five recipients. 

See Staff Kudos

Trimesters Coming in 2020

After a two year process of researching and taking feedback, our high schools will switch from a semester system with a six-period day to a trimester system with a five-period day, starting in fall 2020. 

More on High School Schedule Changes

Hi. I'm New Here.

Welcome to the new, improved, Highline website. We've created this website with YOU in mind. 

See what's new.

Upcoming Events

Insider News

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More than 1,000 staff gathered to participate in 100+ sessions focused on Equity during Highline’s first Equity Symposium on Aug. 28. We’ve provided links for staff to re-connect with presenters or find resources they posted.

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All Highline employee groups will see salary increases this year. This investment in our staff will allow us to attract and retain the best educators and support staff in the region over the long term.

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Our enrollment numbers are below projections by 660 students. That means a loss of $3.5 million in state revenue.

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Did you know… Highline does not send flyers home to families in student backpacks? Flyers are distributed via email and posted online through PeachJar, an eFlyer management system.

TL&L Changes Support Schools

Check out the organization and contact chart for TL&L to see who to call for support and resources.

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Help our students discover and plan their path to college and career. DiscoverU is October 8-12

Assessment Calendar

The assessment calendar is available for the 2018-19 school year.

Type 2 Driver Training

Do you transport students in a personal or a district vehicle on behalf of the school district? Type 2 credentials are required for all planned events and non-emergent situations

Our Promise

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

Explore our Promise