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

Office Hours:

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

Advisory Board

An Advisory Board meets regularly to oversee communication and course development. Members are:

  • Cindi Gilbert, Paraeducator, Gregory Heights Elementary School
  • Melanie Bowman, Paraeducator, Parkside Elementary School  
  • Lupe Mendoza, Paraeducator, Midway Elementary School  
  • Kimberly Nelson, Principal, Valley View Early Learning Center 
  • Deena Russo, Director, Professional Development 

Please contact Deena Russo if you have questions about the board.


If you have questions about the Paraeducator Certification Program or need support, please send us an email.