Welcome to Health & Wellness

The Health & Social Services Department at Highline Public Schools coordinates and provides health and social services to promote a healthy school community and maximize educational outcomes.
Quick Links:
Information regarding Mumps: Public Health is investigating emerging mumps outbreak in King County.
Find out the latest details at King County Public Health's website
Information regarding influenza "flu" can be found on the Public Health website.
You can also read this article with insights from Public Health about the spike of cases in King County.
New Varicella (Chickenpox) Requirement Information:
In school year 2016-17, all high school students are required to have two doses of varicella (chickenpox) vaccine. All students in kindergarten - 8th grade have already been required to get two doses of varicella vaccine. Students who have already received two doses of varicella vaccine are not required to get more shots. Refer to the Frequently Asked Questions or Individual Vaccine Requirements Summary for more details. Additional resources are available below.
School Vaccine Requirements 2016-17: English, Espanol, Korean, Russian, Somali, and Vietnamese
For more questions about the varicella requirement, talk to your school nurse, healthcare provider, or visit the Department of Health website at: www.doh.wa.gov/VaccineRequirements

Contact Us

Director of Health & Social Services 
Lauren Thompson
Compliance Specialist

15675 Ambaum Blvd SW
Burien, WA 98166

FAX: 206.631.3385