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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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    Learning Environment/Treatment of Students

    Policy type: Operational Expectations
    Policy code: OE-10

    The Superintendent shall establish and maintain a learning environment that is safe, respectful, free from unnecessary disruption and conducive to effective learning.

    The Superintendent will:

    10.1    Maintain a collaborative school culture that ensures high expectations and success for all children in all classrooms through equitable and aligned systems and supports.

    10.2    Ensure an inclusive, equitable, welcoming and safe school environment.

    10.3    Ensure that all policies and procedures regarding discipline are collaboratively developed, appropriately communicated to students and parents, and enforced consistently using reasonable judgment. 

    10.4    Appropriately collect, use, and protect confidential student information.

    10.5    Assure that no volunteer has unsupervised contact with students without first clearing reasonable background inquiries and checks.

    The Superintendent may not:

    10.6    Tolerate any behaviors, actions, or attitudes by adults who have contact with students that hinder the academic performance or the well-being of students.

    10.7    Permit unruly behaviors on school property and at school sponsored events by students or by adults that disrupt learning or that are disrespectful or dangerous. 

    {formerly EL-6, Student Learning Environment}
    Adopted:     
    07/07/03

    Revised:     
    01/26/04
    09/27/10
    11/19/12
    08/12/19 /Executive Limitations (EL) Policies changed to Operational Expectations (OE)

    Monitoring Method: Internal Report
    Monitoring Frequency: Annually

    Lake Washington School District Board of Directors

    Board Policies