All Lake Washington School District students have the right to public education. The U.S. Supreme Court ruled in Plyler vs. Doe (457 U.S. 202 (1982)) that undocumented children and young adults have the same right to attend public primary and secondary schools as do U.S. citizens and permanent residents. Lake Washington does not ask for or collect immigration status information.
International Community School students are looking toward a green future. The students are part of the Sustainability Ambassadors program and presented a sustainability update to the Kirkland Chamber of Commerce on September 14.
Emily Jacobson-Ross, an art teacher at Redmond Middle School has been named the Washington ART Education Association (WAEA) 2017 Outstanding New Art Educator of the Year.
For months, a team of eighth graders from Evergreen Middle School conducted extensive research on the Tuskegee Airmen. Their hard work paid off last week when their 10-minute documentary, “The Tuskegee Airmen: Courage Knows No Color,” was named National Champion in the Junior Group Documentary category of the National History Day competition.
Kirkland Middle School’s Builders Club held its Annual Car Wash with members of the Kirkland Kiwanis Club on Saturday, May 13 to raise money for the school’s legacy project.
When Amazon’s botanists wanted to test out educational lessons, who better to give them feedback than the students from Lake Washington's Environmental and Adventure School?
Middle School Websites
There are seven neighborhood middle schools in the district. In addition, six choice middle schools provide optional schooling alternatives to serve specific needs and interests.