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

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

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Open Enrollment

Open enrollment for our new employee benefits is October 1 - November 15. All employees are required to either enroll or waive benefits

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Staff Kudos

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

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Highline High School seniors celebrate their graduation.

Up Again! 

Graduation rate soars to 83.3% for the Class of 2019! Graduation rates continue to rise for all student groups, with students of color seeing the greatest gains. 


High Five

Nominate your outstanding colleague for a Highline High Five.

Highline High Five

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Glacier Serves

Students from five elementary service areas attend Glacier Middle School: Beverly Park, Cedarhurst, Hilltop, Seahurst and Southern Heights.



Upcoming Events

Insider News

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Online enrollment will launch next month. We know not every family may have access to a device at home. To help with the transition, Technology Services provided five Chromebooks to schools.

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In November, the school board adopted a revised policy on Equity, Race and Identity (0010), as well as a new policy on Workplace Environment and Culture. Superintendent Susan Enfield shared a message with staff about the new policies. 

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Each year, we have the opportunity to rethink how we allocate resources across the district. Even though we anticipate low revenue growth, it is important to evaluate our spending. You are invited to share your budget idea through a ThoughtExchange. 

Para Cert 2021

The Paraeducator Certificate Program is a standards-based training program required by the state for all paraeducators. We developed an extensive web section on the Staff Hub to support paras and building leaders. Join us for an information session on Thursday, December 19 from 4:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Student Shadowing: Kate Davis

This year cabinet members are stepping into the shoes of students. Over the course of the year, each cabinet member will spend three school days shadowing a different student each day. The goal is to connect more deeply with the experience our students have at school and get a clearer picture of the daily life of our staff.

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Join one of two programs in partnership with Western Washington University that prepare individuals to become certificated teachers. We are currently seeking applications.

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Want to plan the 2020 Equity Symposium? We are looking for staff to join the Equity Symposium Design and Content Team.

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We still have space available in ReadyK!, a transitional kindergarten program. If you know a child who will be age-eligible to begin kindergarten in 2020, encourage their family to apply. 

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All Chromebooks, except for the G1 14” HP Chromebook, will be getting an update. This update is fully supported by the state testing portal and is required to enable the autocomplete function of emails when logging in.

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​Hour of Code will be held December 9-15 to introduce computer science, demystify code and show that anyone can learn the basics of coding. 

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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