Community Engagement

Community Engagement

We believe that strong communities build strong schools, and strong schools build strong communities.

Here are some of the initiatives for 2020-21 in the area of Community Engagement:

  • Partnered with organizations such as Nourishing Networks, Eastside Pathways and others to coordinate community supports during the pandemic
  • Contributed weekly to communications sent to families by Noticas en Español to provide communication to Spanish-speaking families
  • In addition, the Communications Department created a “Language Access Resources” webpage. This page shares information for families about the types of translation and interpreter services we provide, and who to contact if you need support.


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"How clear has communication from school leadership been about the school's learning model?" 71% of classified staff & 61% of certificated staff said quite or extremely clear.

80% of family members say it is easy to get in contact with your child's teachers when needed & 73% say they are quite or extremely satisfied with the frequency of communication from teachers.

Source: Fall 2020 Lake Washington School District | Back to School Survey: Key Insights from Students, Families, and Staff. Prepared by Panorama Education