October is Cybersecurity Awareness Month. You can help us keep our student, staff and district information systems safe from increasing and sophisticated attacks using these resources. Be informed about the tech levy and how it would fund a critical upgrade to district cybersecurity, if approved in November.
This family update includes a report back on our latest Thoughtexchange and information on our tech levy.
High school athletics registration for WIAA high school fall out-of-season coaching is now open. Virtual coaching will begin on Monday, September 28.
Superintendent Susan Enfield gives families an update on Distance Learning and a future transition into Hybrid Learning.
Check out the family update for September 22 that includes virtual preschool, registering to vote and our Language Arts Committee.
We have multiple communication platforms teachers are able to use to reach out to you. Your student’s teacher will let you know how they will be communicating with you. Please see the tools below and watch this short video on where to find this information on our website
Students from Highline and Mount Rainier High Schools have joined a national campaign calling on school districts to "encourage a productive dialogue on race and identity among our student bodies."
Teacher-librarian Karen Smith of Des Moines Elementary School needs to continue working from her home, rather than her classroom for her parent's sake. She shared some thoughts with us about Distance Learning this fall and the need for technology. Read her story here.
Check out the update for September 16 that includes information about the learning materials distribution and the Census.
Check out today’s family update that includes information on free COVID testing, enrollment support and a reminder to fill out our Thoughtexchange.
The City of Burien is partnering with Highline Public Schools and Comcast to connect up to 1,500 eligible Highline students in Burien with free internet for 12 months.
Check out the family update for September 14 that includes an update on the school calendar and another video from our family learning series.
Check out the family message for September 11 which includes an opportunity for you to share how the first week went, a new video in the family learning series and information on fresh produce giveaway in Burien.
Late yesterday we learned that Sprint internet hotspots are experiencing difficulty with Zoom calls. This is a nationwide issue. Sprint is working to fix the problem. Find out what to do until it is resolved.
Watch our first-day-of-school video, full of eager faces determined to make this a great year. Thank you for choosing to be a part of #OurHighlineStory. We are in this together!
Check out the family update for September 9. It includes information about school meals and technology support.
Need help navigating the website? We've put together these short how-to videos that walk you through where to find information on our website
Check out the family update for September 8.
Pre-order next week's meals and learn how to get support with technology.
Check out today’s family update that includes a link to our latest family webinar, a featured FAQ, information on childcare resources and our tech levy.
Check out today’s family update that includes a learning supply Pack distribution reminder, info on health clinics and a census reminder.
Check out today's update about the Family Webinar, class assignments and meals.
Check out today's family message on meals and online registration.
In preparation for the September 2 family webinars, we want to know what questions you have about school this fall. What information do you still need?
We will begin serving food for the school year starting Wednesday, September 9. Due to Distance Learning, meals will be different. Families must pre-order school meals using our online pre-order system.