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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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    Annual Work Plan

    Policy type: Governance Culture
    Policy code: GC-6

    The Board will follow an annual work plan that includes continual monitoring and review of all policies, engagement sessions with community, students, and other stakeholder groups, and activities to improve Board performance.

    6.1    The annual planning cycle will end each year by June 30 to allow the Superintendent to properly align internal operational systems and processes. 

    6.2    The Board’s annual work plan for the next year will include:

    a.    Scheduled engagement sessions with community and stakeholder groups and persons.

    b.    Governance process improvement activities, including orientation and training of candidates and new Board members in the Board’s governance process and other discussions by the Board about means to improve its own performance, especially Board member knowledge and skills. 

    c.    Scheduled monitoring of all policies.

    d.    Other events and activities that are parts of the Board’s responsibilities and interests.

    Adopted:
    07/07/03

    Revised:
    05/02/05
    09/25/06
    09/13/10
    05/21/12
    06/24/19 / Governance Process (GP) Policies changed to Governance Culture (GC)

    Monitoring Method: Board self-assessment
    Monitoring Frequency: Annually

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