Waskowitz Environmental Leadership Service (WELS)
440 South 186th Street Burien, WA 98148


School Mission

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

WELS Staff Promise:

  • to respect you as a learner
  • to respect you as a person
  • to support your learning style
  • to support your growth as a leader
  • to partner with your families
  • to partner with you to earn a high school diploma.

We Expect:

  • your best effort
  • highest standard of behavior in school, at Waskowitz, and in the community
  • positive regard for staff and fellow students
  • you to show up every day, on time and ready to learn
  • to demonstrate integrity, commitment, positive attitude, respect, and empathy