Highline Public Schools
15675 Ambaum Blvd. SW Burien, WA 98166

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15675 Ambaum Blvd. SW Burien, WA 98166

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November 18, 2021
360-degree Photos of HHS Interior
HHS T-shirts: Thank You, Voters!
300 Take Self-Guided Tours
Tyee Designers Back to Work
Facilities Advisory Group to Tour
FAQ: Why is Southern Heights Recommended for Closure?

October 16, 2021
HHS Offers Self-guided Tours
Grand Opening Events Postponed
Rod Sheffer Retires After 46 Years
CFAC Lottery Adds New Members
Levy Town Hall & Live Q&A
FAQ: Why are Moshier Field and parking lot under construction?

September 15, 2021
It's a Grand, New Pirate Ship!
Hilltop Building & Rain Garden
Lottery for Facilities Advisory
Levies & Bonds
HHS Students Lead Charge for Solar
FAQ: New HHS tennis courts open?
FAQ: What schools are at OIympic?

June 6, 2021
Pirates Visit Their New Ship
CFAC: Create Future Facilities Plan
District Buys & Sells Properties
FAQ: Why don't I see Evergreen, Tyee or Pacific on list of 11 older sites being prioritized?

March 20, 2021
Pirate's Tour of New HHS
Prioritizing 11 Older Schools
HHS Tennis Coach Cuts Ribbon
FAQ: When will other older schools be replaced and why so long?

January 16, 2021HHS: Something Old, Something New...
Oversight Committee
Hilltop Gets 4 Classrooms
Hilltop Gets Additional Building
Olympic Interim Site's Next Life
FAQ: Will the stained-glass pirate be re-installed in the main entrance?

October 11, 2020
What a Year It's Been! Part 2...
HHS Opens Fall 2021
HHS Courts Turn Purple
Hilltop Gets Additional Building
Des Moines Aerial Photo
Evergreen Field Unrolled
FAQ: When does a new levy NOT increase taxes?
FAQ: Do all the students have devices now?

June 3, 2020
What a Year It's Been!
HHS Tennis Courts at Sunnydale
Design Meetings: 3 Schools
Evergreen Field: Lights & Synthetic
FAQ: When is the next school bond?
FAQ: Why run a tech levy?

April 18, 2020
COVID: Work Continues at HHS
Digging New Evergreen Field
Design Meetings Go Virtual
CFAC Planning Pauses

February 23, 2020
CFAC Looks Forward 10 Years
See Our Schools: Tour Invitation
HHS Progress Photos Every Week
Non-Bond: Evergreen Field
Designing 3 More Schools
FAQ: Status of Locks Project

January 5, 2020
Gym Walls & 3rd Floor Rise at HHS
Updating HHS Logo for New School
Planning for Future School Bonds
Top 12 Construction Milestones

November 24, 2019
HHS: Structural Steel & 2,300 Piers
3 Schools Start Design Process
CFAC Elects New Leaders
CFAC Lottery Results
FAQ: When Will Evergreen, Tyee & Pacific Buildings Be on Ballot?

November 2, 2019
Glacier Grand Opening
CFAC Lottery Call
HHS Builders Are Busy
Bricks of Highline
FAQ: Was Equity Part of Boundaries?

October 13, 2019
2 New Schools on Time & on Budget
300 Tour New, Larger Des Moines
Glacier Grand Opening Oct. 24
CFAC Lottery: Planning for Future
Speaker at Openings 50 Years Apart
HHS Alum David Sabey's Hopes
FAQ: Building Design Committees?

September 8, 2019
It's Grand Opening Time
Des Moines: September 26, RSVP
Glacier: October 24, RSVP
Demolishing HHS, Saving Terracotta
Pirates Take Over Olympic
2 Classroom Buildings Installed
FAQ: Why No HHS Bricks?

June 30, 2019
Next Bond Proposed to Board
Peek Inside Glacier Middle School
Architects: Evergreen, Tyee, Pacific
Oversight & 2016 Bond Report
Council & Board Tour Des Moines
Farewell Photos + Videos
FAQ: When is Demolition at HHS?

May 27, 2019
Pirates Bid Farewell to 1924
Bond Recommendation for Board
Students Cut Ribbon @ Olympic
New Classroom Buildings
Staff Tours New Des Moines
Do You Remember When?

April 4, 2019
Olympic Ribbon Cutting
360 Degrees of Glacier
New Des Moines ES Takes Shape
HHS Alumni & Community Day
Building Our Next Bond
Celebrating Des Moines ES

March 24, 2019
Life at Olympic
Classroom Locks Coming
Glacier Grows
Bird's Eye View
Building Our Next Bond
Save the Dates

February 18, 2019
Architects Reveal HHS Design
CFAC Takes a Look
Schools in the Snow
What Will Middle School Be Like?
Hello & Goodbye Events

January 26, 2019
Final Beam at Glacier: Video 
What CFAC is Talking About
HHS Final Design Reveal -- Feb. 7
Oversight Committee Keeps Tabs
Photo Album: Bird's Eye View

December 8, 2018
A Story in Photographs: 4 Projects
Boundaries Change
Middle School Expands

September 15, 2018
Bond Buys New Schools,
Paint, Play Tiles, Roofing & More:
Read Progress Report

June 30, 2018
Boundaries Adopted
New Website > School Construction
Boundaries FAQ

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