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

Office Hours:

Monday-Friday: 7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Bulletin Weeks of Dec 24 - Jan 5

Bulletin Weeks of Dec 24 - Jan 5

Mount Rainier High School

Weekly Bulletin                           

Week of December 24 – January 4, 2019


                     WINTER BREAK 12/24 – 1/4                                                                                                                               Bus Departs:

Monday, Dec 24                                 No School - Offices Closed


Tuesday, Dec 25                                 No School –  Offices Closed


Wednesday, Dec 26                         No School – Offices Closed


Thursday, Dec 27                            No School – Offices Closed

                                                              JV Girls Basketball vs Federal Way @ Federal Way – 3:30pm                                            2:00pm

                                                              V Girls Basketball vs Federal Way @ Federal Way – 5:30                                                    2:00pm

                                                              Girls Wrestling @ Rogers (Puyallup)                                                                                          6:00am


Friday, Dec 28                                  No School – Offices Closed


Saturday, Dec 29                             JV Girls Basketball vs Sumner @ Home – 4:00pm

                                                              V Girls Basketball vs Sumner @ Home – 5:45pm


Monday, Dec 31                               New Years Eve  No School – Offices Closed


Tuesday, Jan 1                                 New Years Day  No School – Offices Closed


Wednesday, Jan 2                           No School – Offices Closed

                                                              C Boys Basketball vs Auburn @ Home – 3:45pm

                                                              JV Boys Basketball vs Auburn @ Home – 5:30pm

                                                              V Boys Basketball vs Auburn @ Home – 7:00pm


Thursday, Jan 3                               No School – Offices Closed


Friday, Jan 4                                     No School – Offices Closed

                                                              C Boys Basketball vs Kennedy Catholic @ Kennedy – 3:45pm                                            2:30pm

                                                              JV Boys Basketball vs Kennedy Catholic @ Kennedy – 5:30pm                                          4:15pm

                                                              V Boys Basketball vs Kennedy Catholic @ Kennedy – 7:00pm                                            4:15pm

                                                              JV Girls Basketball vs Kennedy Catholic @ Home – 5:30pm

                                                              V Girls Basketball vs Kennedy Catholic @ Home – 7:00pm


Saturday, Jan 5                                Boys Wrestling Tournament @ MRHS – 10:00am 

                                                              Dance Team Competition @ Bonney Lake                                                                               7:45am                                                                                                 

ML King Holiday 1/21   End of Semester 1/25 (no school 1/28)




Our Mission: 
Mount Rainier High School promotes the growth of every student and seeks to create principled, knowledgeable, and inquisitive graduates empowered to lead productive and caring lives in a global society.


After School Homework Help:  after school homework help and tutoring Monday through Thursdays in room 1509 from 2:30 – 4:30.  The Success Office will be providing snacks.


ACTIVITY BUS: Bus will be leaving the bus zone at 4:45 on Tuesdays and Thursdays.  Any students that live in the MRHS service area are eligible to ride this bus, and will be brought to their normal stops.  Students that are at MRHS on an in-district transfer, including IB, will not have stops on these routes.  If the amount of students grows, we will have second bus to transport students.


Running Start and Puget Sound Skills Center Informational Night – January 24th 6:00-7:30 in the Little Theater

The MRHS School Counselors invite students and their families interested in Running Start or Puget Sound Skills Center to meet representatives from each of these programs. There will be a presentation with Q&A from each representative and further Q&A from the MRHS Counselors after the program has concluded. This is the ideal place to hear all of the information at once and to get all of your questions answered if you are considering one of these programs!  If you have any questions prior to the event please contact Gina Fiorito at


In District Transfer Requests Open:  If you want your student to attend a school other than their neighborhood school, you may submit a transfer request by February 1.  Information and Transfer Request Forms are available at


Schools of Choice Application Window open Jan 1 – Jan 31.  Secondary schools of choice include Big Picture, CHOICE Academy, Raisbeck Aviation High School and the International Baccalaureate (IB) program at MRHS.  For more information and to apply on-line visit  Space is limited.




2019 Graduation:  Wednesday, June 19th at ShoWare @ 3pm.


Senior Yearbook Pictures:  The list is posted on the bulletin board by bookkeeping of all Senior Photos the Yearbook Class received.  Check your name to be sure your special photo is on the list.  Questions?  See Mr. Yousoofian in room 1215.


Senior Quotes:  Don’t forget to submit your quote for the yearbook by logging into illuminate and looking in the assessments tab.




Winter Sports:  Events and Practices continue during Break.  Please check with Coach for schedule.


Drama Auditions: Spring Musical auditions for RENT will be Monday, January 14 & Tuesday, January 15.  Interested students should pick up an audition packet outside Mr. Thumim’s door, room 2714.  If you have questions about the show or the audition, please speak to Mr. Thumim.