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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.

LWHS Science Labs

Why is slime stretchy? How do chickens flap their wings? 

With these questions in mind, two science classes at Lake Washington High School celebrated the last week of school by setting up lab experiments. The labs also gave students a chance to use the new equipment in two of the school’s 20 new classrooms.

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    Procedure Safe and Orderly Learning Environment

    File: 4200P

    In accordance with policy 4200's general statements of the district's position regarding visitors to the schools, the following guidelines shall apply to school and classroom visitations: 

    1. All visitors to a school and/or classroom must obtain the advance approval of the principal of the building involved, and if the visit is to a classroom, a time shall be arranged after the principal has conferred with the teacher involved. 
    2. If the visitation is an observation of classroom activities, the teacher shall be afforded the opportunity of conferring with the classroom observer before and/or following the observations. The principal will notify the observer of this requirement in advance of the visit. 
    3. Classroom visitation must not detract from planned classroom activity. 
    4. Upon written request, the reason(s) for denying a particular classroom visitation shall be given in writing by the building principal or program coordinator to the person denied visitation, which shall state the procedures available for appeal of that denial to district administrative offices and, in turn, to the Superintendent or designee. 
       

    Adopted:
    09/01/19

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