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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.

LWHS Science Labs

Why is slime stretchy? How do chickens flap their wings? 

With these questions in mind, two science classes at Lake Washington High School celebrated the last week of school by setting up lab experiments. The labs also gave students a chance to use the new equipment in two of the school’s 20 new classrooms.

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    Rental and Lease of District Property 

    File: 6112

    When district real property is not needed, the board authorizes the superintendent or his / her designee to rent or lease any surplus real property, provided that agreements to lease surplus property shall not exceed one year. Lease terms of surplus property in excess of one year shall be approved by the Board of Directors. A written notice shall be published in a newspaper of general circulation in the school district for rentals or leases totaling ten thousand dollars or more in value. Property shall not be rented or leased for at least forty-five days following the publication of such notice. Rental of district property shall be on a non-discriminatory basis within classes of users.

    Such property shall be rented or leased for lawful purposes. The rental or lease shall be in the best interests of the district and shall not interfere with the conduct of the district's educational program and related activities. Lease agreements shall include a provision that permits the recapture of leased surplus property should the property be needed for school purposes in the future. Proceeds from rental or lease of district property shall be deposited in accordance with applicable law.

    Current practice codified 1988

    Adopted:
    09/01/19

    LEGAL REFS.:
    RCW 335.230
    RCW 335.040
    RCW 335.180
    RCW 335.050
    RCW 335.060
    RCW 335.070
    RCW 335.080
    RCW 335.090
    RCW 335.130

    CROSS REF.:
    KG, Community Use of School Facilities