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We have been working hard to keep up with changing circumstances and shifting guidance from our state leaders about educating students during the current public health crisis. Based on the latest guidance from the state, we have built a plan to continue instruction to the extent possible.

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COVID-19 is limiting in-person outreach by U.S. Census helpers. You can help our region and schools get vital services, representation and funding for the next 10 years. Respond online, by phone or by mail. Let’s count every child in Highline. Here's how to help from home.

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Times of crisis, particularly when people are in close quarters, can lead to an increase in domestic abuse. Resources are available 24/7, and domestic violence programs across our state are working tirelessly to help people plan for their safety. You are not alone. Help is a call or chat away.

Play toy with caution tape around it to show it is closed during cornoavirus concerns.

To reflect state and county guidelines, we are closing the use of play toys and sport courts. Fields and tracks that are usually open, will remain open for walking and non-team activities with your family. Observe at all times the minimum recommended social distancing of six feet from other people.

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Lead with equity and love, to serve an ever-changing community that is determined to learn.

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