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

Office Hours:

Monday-Friday: 7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

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


Highline Virtual Academy

Opening Fall 2021 to students in 6th-12th grade

Highline Virtual Academy is a new online learning school opening in September 2021. The school will accept a limited number of students in 6th though 12th grade.

The virtual academy is a flexible learning model that provides opportunities for self-paced learningInstruction is centered around rigorous learning and high expectations implementing a guaranteed and viable curriculum, including academic and social emotional skills.

Our community is focused on building relationships with students and families  with face-to-face experiences to engage students in social emotional support. We are committed to delivering on our Highline Promise to know all students by name, strength and need. This includes academic and social emotional skills.

 Information sessions will be held virtually in February. Stay tuned. 

Application Information

During the application window (January 1 to January 31), use our online application portal to complete and submit an application. Create an account using an email address. After providing basic guardian and student information, save and/or submit your application.

Online Application Portal

For technical questions about how to submit an application, please contact support by email or call 855-957-3535.

Student Learning

Students who thrive in independent and online learning will benefit from Highline Virtual Academy.

Student learning will provide flexible and a self-paced model. To do this, students will engage in online learning across all middle and high school content areas with rigorous and state-aligned standards.

Student work will be graded by trained teaching staff, and families will receive progress reports throughout the academic year. Students who fulfill graduate requirements will earn a diploma from Highline Virtual Academy.