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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There are many types of leaves available through the distirct. None of Highline’s leaves are district paid, the only “pay” received while on leave is any sick leave you have available to use.  After you have exhausted your sick leave the leave will be unpaid.  Contact Payroll for questions regarding your sick leave balance.

Payroll Direct Line: 206-631-3058   

If you are approved for a leave you will receive a letter from Human Resources that designates the type of leave, how long it will last and other pertinent information. Below is a summary of the most utilized types of leave. Please note the the specific terms for leaves are part of an employee's Collective Bargaining Agreement. Please refer to your individual CBA if you have questions on a particular type of leave. 

Board Policy

Please refer to the board policy on Leave Share for specifics on the types of situations that qualify for leave share.  If you feel you have a situation that would qualify, you are welcome to submit a Request for Leave Share Form along with your required paperwork.