Home Page Container

students in classroom

Welcome to Sylvester Middle School

Upcoming Events

Latest News

kyle jumping hurdles

Highline Public Schools wants to show appreciation to our senior citizens for their longtime support of our schools. Our Highline Gold Pass provides free admission to middle and high school home games and school performances. To qualify, you must be 65 or older and live within Highline Public Schools boundaries.

computer monitor with book, beacon and apple

Highline was selected by DonorsChoose.org as one of its first partner school districts. The official partnership between will help ensure funding goals are in sync with district strategy and operations.

student in library

We are launching a process to select new materials for K-12 Language Arts and want you to be part of the process. Committees will form a process for how materials are evaluated, the frequency of material updates as well as review materials (books, resources and/or guides) for teachers to use.

ballot envelop

Make your voice heard! Now is the time to register to vote. September 24 is National Voter Registration Day.

Creating an Education System where everyone belongs

Please join us on September 25 at 7:00 p.m. to share your thoughts and participate in a community conversation on how to create a better future for special education in Washington state. 

A McMicken Heights teacher gives a student a high five.

Good attendance will help children do well in high school, college and at work. Students can suffer academically if they miss 10% of the school. That's just one day every two weeks. 

White Center Heights students on the first day of school.

It is almost time for school to start! Here are nine things to do as you get ready for the first day of school.

Our Mission

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

Explore our Mission