Southern Heights Elementary School
11249 14th Avenue South Burien, WA 98168


School Closures on Aug. 27 & 28

School Closures on Aug. 27 & 28

Please be advised we are closing all schools and the Family Center to allow all staff to participate in the Highline Equity Symposium

Building Closure Schedule

Middle & High Schools

All middle and high school buildings will be closed on Tuesday, August 27. Secondary school buildings will open for regular summer hours on Wednesday, August 28. The office at Sylvester will remain open on August 27 for Business Day. 

Elementary Schools

All elementary school buildings will be closed on Wednesday, August 28. Elementary school buildings will be open for regular summer hours on Tuesday, August 27 and Thursday, August 29. 

Family Center

The Highline Family Center will be closed on both Tuesday, August 27 and Wednesday, August 28.

Central Office Open

Our Central Office located at 15675 Ambaum Blvd. SW in Burien will be open to assist families both days. Visit us or call 206-631-3000. 

Equity Symposium

On August 27 and 28, 2019, all Highine staff will come together for a powerful day of learning at our second annual Equity Symposium. The Equity Symposium is an opportunity for staff to learn from each other with a focus on racial equity. Attendees will participate in a session focused on implicit bias and will select an additional 90-minute session to attend. Highline staff and community partners will present on a range of topics to challenge staff to deepen their capacity for equity.