Graduate!Highline receives big grants in late 2016
Volunteer Employees of the Port of Seattle and HMS Host approved important funding for secondary success and college readiness. The grant will provide internship opportunities, college visits, and peer mentorships for students in danger of not graduating.
The Boeing Company funded TWO Graduate!Highline focus areas: Early Learning STEM Support will help fund year 3 of system-wide changes in Highline Public Schools in math, engineering, technology, and science; and Middle School Career Exploration funding will provide staffing and support to lead career awareness and exploration programming in middle school, including career partner development; college field trip development; expanding STEM after school programming, and more!
The Boeing Company
Support the movement: Volunteer!
Plans are in the works for a community-wide celebration of our graduates this spring! Volunteers are needed to help with sign waving, poster hanging, and other promotion starting in early May.
Reading Partners is looking for tutors to give at least one hour a week to help a student at
Beverly Park Elementary learn how to read.
Volunteering is easy - no experience is required! They ask for the following: Speak English fluently at an 8th grade level; Pass a background check; Attend a 1-hour orientation session. Please consider joining them!