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  • We expect all students to challenge themselves academically, creatively, physically, socially, and to take responsibility for their actions. We will provide a safe, enriching, academic environment; assess each student's needs; and help students achieve their maximum potential.

Principal

  • Dear Highline Pirates Community,

    As we embark on the new school-year, Highline High School recognizes that relationships are key to ensuring our students have a successful learning experience.  Over the summer, we have partnered with students, families, staff and community members, hosting four community meetings on, June 15th, 27th, August 10th and August 24.  These sessions were designed to listen to stakeholders in the community and collaborate in identifying specific actions we can take to ensure that every student in our school is accepted, safe, and celebrated. 

     

    In three of the sessions participants were invited to review community feedback, identify common threads, categorize ideas, prioritize a focus and begin action planning.  The draft action plans will be the initial documents used by a team of stakeholders to continue to strengthen our campus culture and community.  We are currently in the process of identifying members of the stakeholder team.  If you have an interest in participating, please send an email to Vicki Fisher at vicki.fisher@highlineschools.org.

     

    As we begin the 2017-18 school year, we are already taking action based on community feedback.  We have redesigned and purposed advisories to include a focus on social and emotional learning, positive behavior instruction, academic success, and an ongoing and open dialogue between students and school administrators. During the first week of school, advisory classes will be extended in order for our students to identify core values and develop class charters. This work will support our school-wide efforts to build the individual and collective capacity to treat each other with respect and empathy throughout the year. 

     

    We have had strong participation from many community members who have taken time to come together to support a positive movement towards a stronger, unified, and equitable Highline.  We are grateful for each and every person who has contributed to the work thus far and look forward to a growing partnership in the months and years to come.  If you have questions, concerns or comments, please reach out to us at Highline High School. We want all voices to be heard in the process of building a safe learning environment for every student.

    Respectfully yours, 

     

    Vicki Fisher, Principal

About Us

  • 225 South 152nd Street
    Burien, WA 98148
     
      
    Phone
    206-631-6700
     
    Attendance
    206-631-6705

    Principal
    Vicki Fisher
     
    Office Manager
     
    School Hours
    7:25 a.m. - 2:05 p.m.

    Early Release Days (every Friday)
    7:25 a.m. - 12:35 p.m

    Office Hours
    7:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
     
    Counseling Fax
    206-631-6759
    Main Office Fax
    206-631-6758

News

  • 4 Years, 11 Paths, 1 Big Goal

    Four years, 11 students, countless challenges and one big, bold goal are at the center of a new documentary set in Highline Public Schools. "Eleven Paths" follows 11 Highline students from freshman through senior year of high school. You can view this compelling film and a Q & A panel with the students featured in it online.

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  • Response to DACA from the School Board & Superintendent

    The Highline School Board and Superintendent Susan Enfield are sending a clear and strong message of protection and reassurance to all students and families in the district. Read the letter to families. A similar message was sent to all staff.

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  • 19K+ Reasons To Celebrate the New School Year

    We're back! Classrooms are buzzing with excitement as the 2017-18 school year officially kicks off. Our schools are full of students eager to learn and grow. Our teachers and staff are ready to inspire, motivate and educate!

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  • Back-to-School Checklist: 9 Things to Do Before September 6

    Time to gear up! School starts Wednesday, September 6 for students in grades 1-12 and Monday, September 11 for kindergarten students. Here are 9 things to do before the first day of school.

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  • 2017-18 Budget is Online

    Highline's proposed budget for the 2017-18 school is now posted online. The budget will be introduced to the Highline School Board at its July 26 meeting. You are invited to comment on the budget at a public hearing at 5:00 p.m. immediately before the school board meeting.

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