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First day of preschool 2020

Building updated as part of 2016 bond passed by voters

Redmond, Wash. – Staff cheered Monday, September 14, as the first preschool student walked confidently into the Early Learning Center at Old Redmond Schoolhouse. It is the first time in more than 20 years that Lake Washington School District (LWSD) has held classes in the building. 

 

Ben Rush Green Team

Three schools in Lake Washington School District were named 2020 Sustaining Green Schools by King County Green Schools in June. Environmental & Adventure School (EAS) qualified for the recognition for the first time this year. The shared campus of Carl Sandburg Elementary and Discovery Community School have earned the recognition for five consecutive years.

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    School Calendar and Day

    File: 2220

    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.: