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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 2014-2015 school year!

LWHS Picture Day / ASB Cards / Laptop Rollout

All students are required to take an ID picture at no cost.
NOTE: A signed Student Parent Laptop Agreement is required to pick up your laptop (click here).
Photo Package Options/Order Form (click here)



 August Back-To-School Packet

  • LWHS Principal Ms. Christina Thomas' Letter
    Welcome to the 2014-2015 school year!
  • LWSD Superintendent Dr. Traci Pierce's Letter
    Welcome to the 2014-2015 school year!
  • Welcome Back Letter
    Important information to know to get the 2014-2015 school year off to a fantastic start!
  • Bus Pass - Metro ORCA Card
    King County Metro ORCA Bus Pass Information for 2014-2015 School Year
  • Counseling Office Information
    COUNSELOR ASSIGNMENTS FOR 2015-2016: A–C: Lori White. D-Hm: Toby Doyle. Hn–McB: Taylor Reuhl. McC-Sam: Sara Ray. San–Z: Marilyn Hargraves.
  • Directory Information Withhold Form
    Student records are private by law: Federal law prohibits school districts from releasing information found in student files without parent/guardian permission, except for what is called directory information. Parents can tell the school and district to keep directory information private as well, with this form: Directory information may be released under the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act of 1974 (FERPA). However, parents of students under age 18 and students themselves who are over 18 have the right to tell the school district and its schools to keep directory information private. The district does not release directory information for commercial purposes.
  • Emergency Information Updating through Parent Access
    Beginning on Monday, August 11, you will be able to log in to Parent Access, click on Family Access, and verify your student’s information. Make any changes needed, if any, click submit and be done.
  • Fall Athletics Information
    For more information go to
  • Fee Assistance
    If your student qualifies for Free and/or Reduced Lunch, he/she may be eligible for other assistance for the following items:  Class Fee/ PE T-Shirt,  Field Trip,  Yearbook Purchase for Seniors only,  Clothing Voucher,  Cap and Gown,  SAT/ACT Fee Assistance
  • Food Services Automatic Withdrawal System
    Lake Washington School District offers the option of a set monthly deposit for your child’s meal account. Here are some advantages of this program: No Worries of Monthly Deposits, Here’s Why: • No need to call in money each month. • No need to give out private credit card information over the phone. • No need to send check with your child. •Money may automatically be split between siblings
  • Food Services Application for Free & Reduced Lunch
  • Food Services Instructions for Free & Reduced Lunches
    National School Lunch Program/School Breakfast Program
  • Food Services aplicación
  • Food Services instrucciones
    Carta a los Grupos Familiares Programa nacional de a lmuerzos escolar / Programa de Desayuno Escolar
  • Frequently Asked Questions
    FAQ - Answers to many of the questions students and parents/guardians ask
  • Kang Spirit Gear
    LWHS gear to show Kang Pride!
  • Lake Washington Schools Foundation
    Your gift to Lake Washington Schools Foundation funds critical classroom tools and key initiatives district-wide to help all students learn in school and at home. At LWHS, The LWSF supports LW After Hours, Access Fund, New Teacher Support Program, LINKS (Looking Into the Needs of Kids and Schools), and Design Your World (a STEM based Signature Program)
  • Laptop Agreement Form
    This must be read and signed and brought to school to pick up your netbook.
  • Nurse Alert Form
    Information on this form should be filled out/updated for each new school year. Please complete this form and return as soon as possible. In order to provide a safe and healthy environment for your child, this information will be reviewed by the school nurse and shared with staff. Minor health conditions that will not affect your child at school do not need to be listed on this form.
  • Parent Information Booklet
    Important information about the privacy, health, and safety of your student
  • Photo Order Form
    Lifetouch photo packages available 8/18 and 8/19/2015
  • PTSA Welcome Letter to Families
    The Lake Washington High School PTSA welcomes you to a new school year! PTSA is still very important to the success of your child’s school, even at the high school level. We support many activities at LWHS that benefit students, staff and families. In order to keep our award-winning PTSA organization thriving we need a strong membership. Please complete the online membership form at so that you can be an active participant at your child’s school. We need you!
  • PTSA Donation Letter
    Why should I donate to the PTSA ‘Pass the Pouch’ fundraiser? Pass the Pouch is the only fundraiser for LWHS PTSA and each year we depend on this for our entire operating budget. Your donation helps support essential programs and provides teacher grants to enrich our students’ education. The award-winning LWHS PTSA strives to make every dollar count, but we cannot do it without your help.
  • PTSA - Escrip Information
    Join the original and largest electronic fundraising program where participating merchants contribute each time you make a purchase using your free grocery loyalty or debit/credit cards that are registered with eScrip. There are no receipts to collect, no vouchers or certificates to buy, no hassles for you - and every purchase counts!
  • PTSA - Escrip (Spanish)
    Únase al original y más grande programa electrónico de recaudación de fondos, en el que los comerciantes adheridos contribuyen cada vez que usted hace una compra utilizando las tarjetas de lealtad gratuitas otorgadas por los comercios o las tarjetas de débito/crédito registradas con eScrip. No es necesario conservar recibos, comprar bonos o certificados, ni nada de eso - ¡y todas sus compras cuentan!
  • PTSA Membership Information
    Don’t have time to volunteer? Becoming a LWHS PTSA member is an easy way to participate in your student’s education!Register online at
  • PTSA Volunteer Opportunities
    Volunteering at LW is a great way to stay involved with your high school student. It is also a way to get acquainted with the students, staff and parents at LWHS. Please review the PTSA opportunities listed and check your areas of interest, either use the form or at
  • Student Accident and Health Insurance
    As a service, we are providing this information regarding optional student accident and health insurance coverage administered by Myers-Stevens & Toohey, Inc. These low cost plans are used by many school districts across the state.
  • Yearbook - Important Info/Deadlines for Seniors
    $60 until 10/2/2015. $70 after that while supplies last. Important Information for Seniors.


 LWSD Mobile Access for Students

  • Laptop Agreement Form
    Student/Parent Laptop Agreement Form. Please read and sign. Your student will need to bring this to school to check out a laptop.
  • Laptop Insurance
    Link for adding insurance to protect your student's laptop
  • Laptop Handbook
    The Mobile Access for Students program allows each student in grades 6-12 to receive a laptop or netbook computer for their educational use both at home and at school. The use of this tool is designed to enrich the learning environment and to assist teachers as they support students in acquiring the skills, knowledge and attributes in the district’s student profile. The privilege of accessing the school network and computer resources is also an opportunity to learn the responsibility of informed, ethical and responsible computer use. This handbook outlines many of these responsibilities. It provides information and resources for families about these expectations.
  • Manual de la computadora portatil
    El programa que proporciona acceso móvil para el estudiantes permite que cada estudiante en los grados 6-12 reciban una computadora portátil o computadora netbook para su uso educativo, tanto en casa como en la escuela. El uso de esta tecnología está diseñado para enriquecer el ambiente de aprendizaje y ayudar a los maestros a medida que apoyan a los estudiantes en la adquisición de las competencias, conocimientos y atributos en el perfil del estudiante del distrito. El privilegio de acceder a la red de la escuela y a los recursos del equipo también es una oportunidad para aprender la responsabilidad del uso informado, ético y responsable de la computadora. Este manual describe muchas de estas responsabilidades. Proporciona información y recursos para las familias sobre estas expectativas.
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 Parent & Student Information