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Have a great summer!

We can’t wait to see you in the fall!

Upcoming Events

Latest News

Young students in class at Seahurst Elementary

We want students to succeed in kindergarten on day one. We offer programs and materials for incoming students and their families to prepare. Register your incoming kindergartener early—as close to January 22 as possible—to have access to free kindergarten readiness programs and materials.

Dr. Enfield visits Bow Lake Elementary School.

Superintendent Susan Enfield is being recognized for engaging the community and partnering with the Highline Schools Foundation to raise financial resources for schools and students. She will receive the 2019 Superintendent of the Year award from the National School Foundation Association. 

Learning Symposium

Please join us at our learning symposium as we celebrate our accomplishments from the first semester. 

Caricature of Chinook student Bryan Angeles Molina holding paper that says Strategic Plan.

As we begin 2019, we renew our deep commitment to our strategic plan, which challenges us to embrace bold goals for every student. The plan is centered on Our Promise, lays out five goals for students and is supported by our foundation.

Register to Vote by Jan. 14

To make your voice heard in next month's election, be sure to register to vote by Monday, January 14.

snowflakes

From time to time during the winter months, the weather may force a change in the normal school schedule. We want you to be prepared and know where to get information

ciara at Cascade Middle School during Hour of Code

Students programmed robots, learned about algorithms, coded a virtual dance party and much more this week as they joined in on Hour of Code. See the week's highlights below, including a surprise visit at Cascade from pop star Ciara, and Tyee High School sophomore Michelle Delgado Alvarez's interviewing Melinda Gates

Our Promise

WELS creates a pathway for students to take control of their future as a Scholar and Leader in service to their community.

Explore our Promise