What is PSSC?
Sound Skills Center
(PSSC) serves high school juniors and
seniors interested in specialized career and technical learning. PSSC offers 18 programs, from aerospace
manufacturing to animation to fashion design to certified nursing assistant and
Our students earn high school and college credits in a hands-on, workplace-oriented
environment. PSSC students graduate with certifications and job-ready skills—and
a jumpstart on further college and career training.
spend half of their school day in their home high schools, and half the day
at PSSC. In addition to daily morning and afternoon sessions, we offer an
after-school session for students interested in exploring career and technical
programs after their regular school day.
PSSC is one of 20 skills centers
in Washington state, offering high-quality, tuition-free technical and
professional training. Operated by Highline Public Schools, PSSC serves students from 22 partner
high schools in Highline, Federal Way, Tukwila and Tahoma school districts.
Read more about the programs offered at PSSC, or call us at 206.631.7300 to receive
further information and a guided tour.