The First Month of School at Maritime High School

By Tyson Trudel, Maritime Education Manager After months of work and through the combined efforts of the lead partners—Highline Public schools, Northwest Maritime Center, Duwamish River Clean-up Coalition (DRCC), and Port of Seattle—Maritime High School officially launched on September 2! In the opening weeks of school, students have explored the interim campus in Des Moines and have started to explore

Meet Point Hudson’s New Dock Attendants

We are excited to be partnering with the Port of Port Townsend this summer to provide Dock Attendants for Point Hudson! Four young people, some of whom have been students in our Port Townsend Maritime Academy program, have been working directly with Point Hudson staff since early July helping with arriving boats’ dock lines, greeting

A Year Like No Other: Port Townsend Maritime Academy 2021

By Kelley Watson of West Sound Technical Skills Center and the Port Townsend School District Needless to say, the two staff and fifteen students from this year’s Port Townsend Maritime Academy crew will never, ever forget this school year. As the pandemic raged around the globe, day after day, the Maritime Academy carried on as