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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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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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Class Act 

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

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Apply to Puget Sound Skills Center!

Online registration for current sophomores and juniors opens February 6 for the 2023-24 School Year.

Enrollment support events will be held on January 25 and February 15 from 5:30 - 6:30 p.m.

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Cristian Castaneda Medina

Puget Sound Skills Center (PSSC) offers 16 programs, from aerospace manufacturing to digital animation to fashion design to certified nursing assistant and many more. Learn about PSSC’s program, the application process and ask questions at an upcoming virtual information meeting on Wednesday, January 25 from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m.

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Interested in working in your community, for your community? Learn about current and future job opportunities, district culture, schedules, employee benefits and more at our in-person job fair on February 25. 

2023 Gold Star Awards

Do you know someone who has made a significant impact on our students and schools? Perhaps it’s a teacher, principal, counselor, bus driver, custodian or another staff member. Now is the time to nominate them for a 2023 Gold Star Award through the Highline Schools Foundation.

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We are grateful to our families for being valued partners as we work together to educate students in Highline. One of our priorities is to support students in developing life skills. Over the next several weeks, students in grades 3-12 will be asked to reflect on their own skills.

COVID-Relief Dollars Put to Work

Did you hear…the federal government distributed millions of dollars to schools to address COVID-related expenses. These are one-time funds to help schools through the challenges of the pandemic. One way we are using these funds is to improve air quality in all of our schools and to purchase cleaning supplies and personal protective equipment (PPE).

Three Evergreen HS students holding signs that say "Thank you, voters!" in English, Spanish and Vietnamese.

The 2022 bond is passing at an overwhelming 68.8 percent approval rate. Take a moment to savor this historic milestone by watching our "Thank You, Voters!" video featuring students saying "Thank you, Voters!" in three languages.

Our Mission

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

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