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LWSD Support Services with toys collected for Toys for Tots and the firemen who came to pick up the toys

The LWSD Support Services and Resource Center offices collected toys and other items for Toys for Tots and Hoplink.

Two elected school board members take oath of office

Dr. Traci Pierce, Superintendent, swore in two elected school board members on Dec. 4. Mark Stuart is starting his second term. Cassandra Sage is beginning her first term, replacing retired board member Nancy Bernard.

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Global Executive Constraint

Policy type: Executive Limitations
Policy code: EL-1

The CEO shall take reasonable measures to prevent any practice, activity, decision, or organizational condition which is unlawful, unethical, unsafe, disrespectful, imprudent, in violation of Board policy or endangers the organization’s public image or credibility. The CEO will not change his or her compensation or own benefits. The Board will remain the final judge of whether administrative interpretations and decisions are reasonable.

Adopted:
07/07/03

Revised:
10/23/06
09/27/10

Monitoring Method: Internal Report
Monitoring Frequency: Annually

Lake Washington School District Board of Directors

LWSD Superintendent reading to a group of students

Governance Process

Board CEO Relationship

District superintendent and two board members during board meetingThese policies describe the delegation of authority by the Board to its CEO and clarify the relationship between the two. Organizational performance is considered identical to CEO performance.

Executive Limitations

Superintendent reads to a group of elementary school studentsThese policies state the limitations imposed by the Board on the strategies and methods the superintendent and his or her staff may use, as they work to achieve the specified outcomes identified in the Ends Policies. The executive limitations establish the boundaries and operating expectations for staff.

End Results

Juanita High School graduates after their graduation ceremonyThese policies define the end results desired for our students and what they are expected to know and be able to do as a result of their educational experience. Ends Results policies are based on the Lake Washington School District Mission, Vision, Student Profile and Guiding Principles.