Highline High School
With passage of the 2016 bond, we rebuilt Highline High School. School staff and community members helped plan and review the design. Take a virtual 360-degree tour, review HHS construction news updates and more progress photos below, from start to finish.
- Opened: September 2021
- Architect: Bassetti Architects
- General Contractor/Construction Manager: Skanska
Last Friday, Governor Jay Inslee came to Highline High School to learn from the Highline Pirates Environmental Club stars about their successful solar panel project and their future plans.
Environmental Club leaders Jordan Powers, Mikah Ramsey and Raidon Sann capped off their senior year with a celebration of a monumental achievement: a 285-panel, 100-kilowatt Environmental Club solar system is producing energy on top of the new Highline High School. It all started with a question in 2020 from Nha Khuc, a 2021 graduate. Find out more about the project, funders and results.
You're invited to attend the HHS Solar Celebration & Video Premiere on Thursday, June 8. Celebrate our student leaders and community supporters. Find out how a handful of students put a 100-kilowatt solar system on Highline High School!
The new Highline High School design landed another award: Outstanding Project Award. The school design, by Bassetti Architects, is featured in the Fall 2022 Learning by Design magazine's Educational Facilities Design Awards.
Ten quotes and photos from Highline High School 2022 graduates, and a senior at HHS, help explain the impact and value of learning in a safe, modern high school building.
The 100-kilowatt solar panel system is nearly complete on Highline High School. See what it looks like on the roof.