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Puget Sound Skills Center
18010 8th Avenue South Burien, WA 98148

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Monday-Friday: 7:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Puget Sound Skills Center
18010 8th Avenue South Burien, WA 98148

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Apply to Puget Sound Skills Center!

Applications now open for the 2022-2023 school year! 

Current sophomores and juniors should apply now before classes fill!

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PSSC Summer Session

Open to rising 9th - 12th graders in the Highline, Federal Way, Tahoma, and Tukwila School Districts. Online registration opens April 15. Courses fill quickly, so please register as close to April 15 as possible. All classes offered subject to sufficient enrollment.

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Class Act 

Our student-run restaurant is now open to the public.  

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Welcome to Puget Sound Skills Center

Check out our PSSC video to learn more about our school and what we have to offer. 

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Upcoming Events

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We are hosting college campus visits for rising seniors on Wednesdays from July 13 to August 3. 

Photos of eight seniors from the class of 2022.

The graduating class of 2022 is full of changemakers. They demonstrate a deep commitment to their communities. With big goals and the determination to make a positive impact, we wholeheartedly believe they will change the world for the better. 

Here are the stories of eight graduates who are examples of the outstanding young leaders graduating from Highline ready to choose their future. 

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We are pleased to announce that 2022 graduations will be live streamed. Please see below to access your school’s graduation live stream. All these links can be found on our graduation website. 

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All schools have been directed to keep their front doors locked during the school day, starting Tuesday, May 31.

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Juan Lozano has been selected as the new principal of PSSC, starting July 1

PSSC Assistant Principal

Norma Barrineau has been named assistant principal at Puget Sound Skills Center, starting July 1.

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Time to start planning! Here is a look at the tentative 2022-23 school calendar. The calendar will be final after Highline Education Association (HEA) members vote on it in August. At this time, the first day of preschool is to be determined.

Our Mission

Preparing our students with skills and knowledge for success in college, career and citizenship.

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