New district buildings, either funded publicly or through public-private partnerships, shall be named after persons who have attained international, national or local prominence in the fields of education, arts and sciences, politics, military achievements and statesmanship, after past U.S. presidents or Washington national senators or representatives or after the geographic characteristics of the area in which the facility is located.
It is also recognized that occasionally portions of existing facilities (i.e. conference rooms) and other district properties (i.e. sports fields, tracks) may be named after individuals who have made significant contributions to the field of education and have had substantial impact on student success.
Highline School District 401
Adopted by the Board: November 2008