Education Section

Middle School Students’ film about Hicklin Lake to premiere Tuesday night

Middle School Students’ film about Hicklin Lake to premiere Tuesday night

Female Science Students from Cascade Middle School will be premiering their first documentary film about White Center’s Hicklin Lake this Tuesday night, April 15 at 6:30 p.m. at the Highline Performing... [Read more]

Teacher at White Center school named PBS LearningMedia Digital Innovator

Teacher at White Center school named PBS LearningMedia Digital Innovator

Mount View Elementary teacher Jamie Ewing has been named a 2014 Public Broadcasting Service (PBS) LearningMedia Digital Innovator. The fifth-grade teacher is the only Washington State educator among the... [Read more]

Highline School District will move 6th Grade to Middle School

Highline School District will move 6th Grade to Middle School

Teacher Ellen Dorr believes moving sixth grade to middle school will have a positive impact on students. The Highline School District announce Friday (April 4) that it will be moving 6th grade to Middle... [Read more]

North Highline Unincorporated Area Council holding forum Thursday

North Highline Unincorporated Area Council holding forum Thursday

The North Highline Unincorporated Area Council will be holding a Community Forum this Thursday, April 3, focusing on “building equity and opportunity.” The meeting starts at 7 p.m. at the North... [Read more]

Local Girl Scouts donate 180 pounds of cookies to White Center Food Bank

Local Girl Scouts donate 180 pounds of cookies to White Center Food Bank

The cookie selling season may be over, but that does not mean cookie-related work is done for one local Girl Scout Troop, who spent time Monday night (March 24) donating 180 pounds of the goodies to the... [Read more]

Highline launches free preschool program funded by ‘Race to the Top’ grant

Highline launches free preschool program funded by ‘Race to the Top’ grant

Highline School District will launch Pre-K Play and Learn next week, a new early education program geared to incoming kindergarten students who haven’t had access to high-quality preschool programs. Funded... [Read more]

White Center volunteers bring $1 million to free tax clients

White Center volunteers bring $1 million to free tax clients

Trained, IRS-Certified volunteers at YWCA Greenbridge and YWCA Technology Center in Seola Gardens are offering free tax preparation to anyone making $51,000 or less. In addition to tax help, drop-in clients... [Read more]

REMINDER: White Center Community Summit is this Saturday, March 1

REMINDER: White Center Community Summit is this Saturday, March 1

REMINDER: The White Center Community Summit will be held this Saturday, March 1, from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. at Mt. View Elementary School, with “White Center: Past, Present and Future” as the... [Read more]

Nominations now open for Highline Schools Foundation’s Gold Star Awards

Nominations now open for Highline Schools Foundation’s Gold Star Awards

Nominations are now open for the Highline Schools Foundation’s annual Gold Star Awards, which will include both a Breakfast and Bash. This year’s theme is “We Are Highline,” which “celebrates... [Read more]

FREE Family Swim Passes now available at Evergreen Pool

FREE Family Swim Passes now available at Evergreen Pool

Low-income families who qualify for free/reduced lunches and live within the Burien city limits can now receive FREE Family Swim Passes for the Evergreen Community Aquatic Center. The City has partnered... [Read more]

White Center Community Summit will focus on ‘Past, Present and Future’ Mar. 1

White Center Community Summit will focus on ‘Past, Present and Future’ Mar. 1

The 2014 White Center Community Summit is set to take place on Saturday, March 1, from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. at Mt. View Elementary School, with “White Center: Past, Present and Future” as the... [Read more]