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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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    School Calendar and Day

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    Please click here to view information about our current school year calendars. 

    The school year shall provide 180 days for students. The school calendar shall be developed by the superintendent and approved by the board. 

    Any days that the schools are closed for emergency reasons shall be made up at the end of the school year or during recess periods, as approved by the board upon the superintendent's recommendation with concurrence from the Lake Washington Education Association. 

    The School Day 
    The length of the school day shall be recommended by the superintendent and set by the Board, and shall be in keeping with state requirements. 

    The particular opening and closing hours for schools shall be also subject to board approval. The administration is authorized to make minor changes in opening and closing times to facilitate the scheduling of transportation; however, major changes in schedules shall be subject to board approval. 

    Adopted:
    09/01/19

    LEGAL REFS.:
    RCW 28A.150.203  
    RCW 28A.150.220  
    RCW 28A.330.100(7)  
    WAC 180-16-215 

    CROSS REF.: