Tagged with 'Education'

Odyssey High School Designated an ‘Innovative School’

Odyssey High School Designated an ‘Innovative School’

Students at Odyssey High School will not be required starting this fall to earn “traditional credits and graduation requirements,” but instead will be expected to demonstrate mastery of core... [Read more]

Dr. Susan Enfield ‘Thrilled, Honored’ with Chance to Lead Highline Schools

Dr. Susan Enfield ‘Thrilled, Honored’ with Chance to Lead Highline Schools

Dr. Susan Enfield at the press conference announcing her acceptancs of the Highline School District Superintendent job Tuesday, Feb. 28. Story & Photos by Ralph Nichols Saying she is “thrilled and... [Read more]

Port of Seattle illegally gave Aviation High School $13.6 million

Port of Seattle illegally gave Aviation High School $13.6 million

by Jack Mayne The Port of Seattle illegally gave the Highline School District $13.6 million for the construction and operation of Aviation High School. “The Port is not authorized to contribute funding... [Read more]

‘We Can Move from Really Good to Really Great’ – Superintendent Candidate Garcia

‘We Can Move from Really Good to Really Great’ – Superintendent Candidate Garcia

by Jack Mayne The second of three finalist candidates for a new Highline School District superintendent told an audience of about 75 people Thursday night (Feb. 23) that he would not make a decision to... [Read more]

Schools Superintendent Candidate Engle Says Digital Education is Key

Schools Superintendent Candidate Engle Says Digital Education is Key

Dr. David Engle by Jack Mayne Dr. David Engle, a candidate for superintendent of the Highline School District, says keeping the schools moving forward on an established forward track while financing was... [Read more]

Citizen’s Police Academy, CERT Training Starting in March At SeaTac City Hall

Citizen’s Police Academy, CERT Training Starting in March At SeaTac City Hall

Two programs aimed at helping citizens understand how police and emergency services personnel work are starting in March: CITIZEN’S ACADEMY Together with Burien and SeaTac Police Services, a program... [Read more]

Majority of Highline School District Rated ‘Good’

Majority of Highline School District Rated ‘Good’

by Jack Mayne The majority of the 36 schools in the Highline School District were rated as good, very good or exemplary, for the 2010-2011 school year by the State Board of Education. The remaining 15... [Read more]

Madrona Elementary, Big Picture High Closed Monday Due To Power Outages

Madrona Elementary, Big Picture High Closed Monday Due To Power Outages

Two Highline Schools will be closed today (Monday, Jan. 23) due to power outages – Madrona Elementary and Big Picture Middle and High Schools. For more information or updates, visit Highline’s... [Read more]