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

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Nominate a Gold Star

Nominate a Gold Star

There has been some confusion on the closing date for nominations for the Highline Schools Foundation’s Gold Star Awards. Please submit any Gold Star Nominations by 11:59 p.m. on Wednesday, February 17, 2021. 

Do you work with or for a person who has made a significant contribution in Highline? The Highline Schools Foundation would like to recognize their work. Take this opportunity to give recognition to the outstanding staff and volunteers in Highline!

Community members, staff and families are invited to nominate someone who has shown outstanding support of students and education and inspires others.

“Every year, the list of nominees is impressive and includes many well-deserving teachers, staff, administrators and volunteers” said Justin Kraft, Highline Schools Foundation Board President.

Highline Schools Foundation will honor the nominees at the Gold Star Awards BASH in March and the winners at the Gold Star Fundraising Breakfast in April.

Award Categories

  • Outstanding Teacher
  • Outstanding Rookie Teacher
  • Outstanding Volunteer
  • Outstanding Classified Staff
  • Outstanding Professional Staff
  • Outstanding Administrator
  • Outstanding Alumnus


Nominations can be submitted online through the Highline Schools Foundation websiteThe deadline is Wednesday, February 17, 2021.