Highline Public Schools
15675 Ambaum Blvd. SW Burien,WA 98166



Leading the Way

The Highline Principal... 

...is a forward-thinking, achievement-oriented, equity-minded instructional leader who has a strong vision and philosophy for teaching and learning to lead within our schools.

We believe our principals are a driving motivator for both staff development and student achievement. 

Highline affords principals the opportunity to create and maintain results-focused learning environments. 

Our principals actively work in 

  • Culture building 
  • Improving instruction 
  • Strategically allocating resources in support of high-quality teaching and learning 
  • Managing people and processes to support learning, growth and development

MINIMUM Qualifications

  • Master’s degree in educational administration or related field
  • Three (3) years of administrative experience either as a principal, assistant principal, administrative assistant or a district-level administrator
  • Washington State Principal Certification
  • Washington State Teaching Certificate