We now have a way for you to share your thoughts and ideas about Academy of Citizenship and Empowerment High School online, in English or Spanish. You'll be asked to share your thoughts through three open-ended questions. Look for your email invitation from Principal Fitch.
As we search for a new principal for a unified Tyee High School, we invite students, families, and the community to identify and prioritize characteristics desired in a principal. Take the survey here by January 27, 2017.
Design Team Update and Information January 2017
The Global Guard Academy will begin this winter at the Matt Griffin YMCA. Participants earn a Y USA lifeguard certification over 9 weeks and have the option of earning school PE credit.
An outbreak of mumps has developed in King County, mainly in the Auburn area, but the outbreak can easily spread to other schools and areas in King County. Get informed about how to prevent mumps, what the symptoms are, and what state vaccine requirements and exemptions are for schools and students.
In the event of snow, windstorms, earthquake, or similar events, Highline Public Schools may change school start or dismissal times for student safety.
Each year, LEAP convenes hundreds of Latina and Latino students in Tacoma and Olympia for an academic conference on civic engagement and leadership.
We want to shout out a huge "thank you" to our amazing Highline community members who voted to approve the school bond. Thank you, voters! Passing the bond means our district will be able to provide safer schools and room to learn. See the detailed list of projects and next steps.
Did you hear? Highline’s graduation rate has risen for the third year in a row, to nearly 75 percent for the Class of 2016. The official graduation rate of 74.8 percent represents a jump of more than 12 points in two years. The increase comes at a time when standards for graduation are higher than ever and increasing numbers of Highline students are taking challenging, advanced coursework.
Join us for a FREE night of Zumba with certified instructors in the Tyee Cafeteria!
Highline Public Schools and Illuminate Student Information™ have worked together to make your student's grades, academic information, and attendance available to you.
Highline Public Schools has a FREE mobile app. Be connected to your student's school.
Many photo-worthy celebrations and events happen at our school. When taking and sharing photos, please respect the privacy of other students and families. Some families do not want their child’s photo shared on social media. In some cases, this is a critical safety issue. Here are some important reminders…
Having access to the internet at home offers a world of opportunities for your family.
District leadership and the Highline Education Association (HEA) have agreed on a calendar for the 2016-17 school year. The calendar will be final after HEA members vote on it in August. At this time, we do not anticipate changes. Our website calendar now reflects our school calendar for next year. A year-at-a-glance calendar is also available online to view and download.
In partnership with King County Library System, all Highline students now have new online access to valuable resources. This is a separate account from their library cards, with no fines or fees.
Our students will take the Reading and Math Highline Benchmark Assessments (HBAs) this year. The HBAs were designed by Highline reading and math specialists to measure student's mastery of the Common Core standards they are learning in class, allowing teachers to better support their students' learning needs.