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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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    Harassment of Staff 

    File: 6513

    The Lake Washington School District recognizes its responsibility to provide a working/ educational environment that is free from all types of discrimination, and harassment, including sexual harassment, bullying, and intimidation as defined in Harassment Policy/ Procedures (6513P). 

    Appropriate consequences for students who violate this policy will be specified in the student code of conduct for each building and district Policy 3241-Student Discipline. Any staff member who has been found, after appropriate investigation, to have harassed another employee or student will be subject to disciplinary action and/or discharge, as appropriate pursuant to collective bargaining agreements and state and federal laws. If a certified educator is found to have committed a violation of WAC 181-87, commonly called the Code of Conduct for Professional Educators, OSPI’s Office of Professional Practices may propose disciplinary action on the certificate, up to and including revocation. 

    The superintendent shall provide procedures for receiving and investigating an allegation from any staff member or student subjected to harassment. Procedures for reporting harassment of staff members are found in Policy 6513P. Procedures for allegations of harassment against students are found in Policy 3207P. 

    Current practice codified 1988. 

     

    Adopted:
    09/01/19

    LEGAL REFS.:
    Sec. 703, Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 
    29 CFR § 1604.11 
    34CFR § 104.7 
    RCW 28A.300.285 
    RCW 28A.600.480 
    RCW 28A.640 
    RCW 28A.642 
    RCW 49.60 
    Age Discrimination & Employment Act of 1967 (29 USC. § 623) 
    Rehabilitation Act of 1973 (29 U.S.C. § 701, 794) 
    Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 (42 U.S.C. §12101)