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Lake Washington High
12033 N.E. 80th St., Kirkland, WA 98033 | 425 936-1700
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The LWHS staff is looking forward to a great 2013-2014 school year!

 Welcome to LWHS!

September 3rd  First day of school All Students
8:00 – 2:31 freshman (9th grade)
(Regular school lunch will be offered 11:00 – 12:30)
10:00 – 2:31 Late Start: sophomores, juniors, seniors (10th, 11th, 12th grade)
Sophomores, juniors, seniors: Pick up schedules at 9:30 am
September 4th  All students regular Wednesday early release schedule.
As the beginning of the school year approaches, there is a great deal of information that you need to know, including fees, athletic eligibility, attendance policy and much general information for the 2013-2014 school year. All information will be posted on the LW website.  Hard copies will be available in the main office for those who do not have Internet access.
An important packet of information with District, PTSA and Free and Reduced Lunch information will be sent home with your student the first week of school. Class schedules, textbooks and netbooks will be distributed on the first day of school.
August Photos and Fees Days
Attendance at your August day is recommended, beat the crowds.
Students will purchase ASB cards ($40), yearbooks ($60), pay fees and fines, and have school pictures taken. Seniors may apply for off campus lunch at this time. All students are required to take an ID picture at no cost.
Reporting times are as follows:
Monday, August 19 / Freshman & Sophomores
A-G: 8:00am, H-O: 9:00am, P-Z: 10:00am
Monday, August 19 / Juniors & Seniors
A-G: 12:00pm, H-O: 1:00pm, P-Z: 2:00pm
Freshman & New Student Orientation
Wednesday, August 28 – 9:00-12:00
All school Family BBQ- August 28 5:30-7:30 pm
Summer Office Hours for Athletic Clearance
Paperwork available in front of Main Office or online
· Eligibility Clearance begins on August 19
· Check LWHS’s website for “YOUR Sport” suggested dates and times for Fall Clearance
· Football practice begins August 21, 2013
· Fall Sports practice begins August 26, 2013
· Thursday, August 29th 6:30PM-8PM FALL SPORTS PARENT MEETING - LWHS GYM

 Student Schedules

·         Students will receive their final first semester schedules the first day of school September 3rd
·         You should go to the counseling office if your schedule has one of the following scenarios: Otherwise go to your scheduled class whether you plan on keeping it or not for September 3rd and 4th
Examples include: 
1.    If your schedule says “see counselor”
2.    Two classes scheduled for the same period
3.    No class in a period
4.    Took the same class in summer school
5.    If you are missing a required class
·         Schedule Change Request Forms are for students who would are requesting to change an elective because they were placed in an elective that they did not select.
·         Students will be able to download a Schedule Change Request Form from our school website starting after school on Wednesday, September 4th.
Please keep in mind that we are not able to adjust schedules due to:
1.    Change of lunch
2.    To request a different teacher
3.    Order of classes
·         The last day for students to submit a Schedule Change Form is Monday September 9
·         Check back in the counseling office to see if your schedule was changed
·         As a reminder, this is simply a very busy time of year. While we would love to immediately accommodate and meet with every student, it isn't possible. We appreciate your following the process and being patient with us as we do our best to meet the needs of all students
Thank you!
LWHS Counselors

 Parent & Student Information



 Photo Make-Up Day is Sept. 4 after school in Theater


 Important Back-to-School dates

Aug. 19 (Mon.) - Photos & Fees Day (all students report).
9th &10th A-G 8:00am
9th & 10th H-O 9:00am
9th & 10th P-Z 10:00am
11th-12th A-G 12:00pm
11th & 12th H-O 1:00pm
11th & 12th P-Z 2:00pm
Aug. 19 (Mon.) – Athletic Eligibility Begins – turn in needed paperwork
Aug. 28 (Wed.) – Freshman & New Student Orientation 9:00-12:00noon
Aug. 29 (Thurs.) – Fall Sports Parent Meeting Gym 6:30pm
Sept. 3 (Tues.) - 9th Grade 8:00am arrival
Sept. 3 (Tues) - 10th, 11th, 12th Grade 9:30am schedule pick-up - 10:00am Late Start
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