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More than 4,100 distinguished students recognized nationwide

Redmond, Wash. – The National Merit Scholarship Corporation (NMSC) announced this week that one additional Lake Washington School District (LWSD) student will receive a National Merit College-Sponsored Scholarship:

Kevin Zhang, Nikola Tesla STEM High School - National Merit Purdue University Scholarship 

A group of freshman from Nikola Tesla STEM High School is helping kids with Cerebral Palsy move around a little easier. As part of their end of year project, this team partnered with a program by the name of Go Baby Go

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Dozens of LWSD students earned their way to the 2021 International Career Development Conference (ICDC), which was held virtually in late April and early May. Of that group, about 30 students competed as finalists and two students placed as high as third.

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    Single Unit Control

    Policy type: Board/Superintendent Relationship
    Policy code: B/SR-2

    The Board will direct the Superintendent only through official decisions of the Board. 

    2.1    The Board will make decisions by formal, recorded vote in order to avoid any ambiguity about whether direction has been given.

    2.2    The Superintendent is neither obligated nor expected to follow the directions or instructions of individual members, officers or committees unless the Board has specifically delegated such exercise of authority.

    2.3.    Should the Superintendent determine that an information request received from an individual member or from a committee is unreasonable, disruptive or requires a material amount of staff time, the Superintendent is expected to ask the committee or the member to refer such requests to the full Board for authorization. 

    Adopted:
    07/07/03

    Revised:
    09/13/10
    06/24/19 /Board/CEO Relationship (B/CR) Policies changed to Board/Superintendent Relationship (B/SR)

    Monitoring Method: Board self-assessment
    Monitoring Frequency: Annually

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