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Juanita Elementary Affirmation Mirror

Strong kids begin with strong minds. That's why Jordan McClellion at Juanita Elementary is nurturing her students to see the best in themselves through the "affirmation mirror" station.

Redmond, Wash. - Lake Washington School District is planning three ballot measures for the February 8, 2022 election. The measures are a replacement of the existing Educational Programs and Operations (EP&O) levy, a replacement of the existing School Technology and Capital Levy, and a Building Excellence Capital levy. A recommendation was presented to the Board of Directors on October 4, and they formally approved the levies at their October 18 board meeting.

Saidhruv Chittamuri & Paige Stime-perfect ACT scores

A student from Redmond High School (RHS) and another from Nikola Tesla STEM High School have achieved something that less than one-half of 1% of test takers achieve. Saidhruv Chittamuri, senior at RHS, and Paige Stime, senior at Tesla STEM, earned the highest possible ACT composite score of 36.

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    High School Graduation Requirements

    File: 2410

    It shall be the duty of the superintendent to recommend to the Board of Directors standards for graduation from high school that comply with statutory and State Board of Education requirements. 

    Commencement and Baccalaureate Exercises 
    Commencement exercises shall be free from sectarian influence. Cultural traditions such as invocation and benediction observances inherent in such exercises may be honored in the spirit of accommodation. 

    The district shall not sponsor a baccalaureate service. Parents and/or outside groups may elect to sponsor such a service without any promotion through the school. Staff and student participation shall be voluntary. If school facilities are used, they may be rented by the sponsoring body. 

    To be eligible to participate in commencement exercises, students shall meet all state and district requirements for graduation. 

    Early Graduation  
    Specific regulations and procedures for permitting exceptionally able students to complete their high school education in less than three years shall be developed by the administration and approved by the board. A student who graduates early must complete all requirements of the State Board of Education and this board.

     

    Adopted:
    09/01/19

    LEGAL REFS.:
    RCW 28A.230.090  
    RCW 28A.230.097  
    RCW 28A.230.120  
    RCW 28A.230.122  
    RCW 28A.600.300-400  
    RCW 28A.635.060  
    WAC 180-51  
    WAC 392-121-182  
    WAC 392-169  
    WAC 392-348  
    WAC 392-410  
    WAC 392-410-350  
    WAC 392-415-070  

    CROSS REF.: