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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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    Quorum

    Policy type: Operational Governance Policies
    Policy code: OGP-04

    A majority of the members of the board present at a meeting shall constitute a quorum for the transaction of the business of a regular meeting. “Present” or “in attendance” is defined as either physically present or present via a telecommunication platform as described below. When a quorum of three are present at any meeting, it shall be the practice to defer to another meeting any action which lacks unanimous concurrence. Should there be less than three members of the board present at a regular meeting, a time for the adjourned meeting shall be set by the members present, and such adjourned meetings shall be deemed a regular meeting. Adequate notice of the adjourned meeting shall be given to the absentee members.

    Board members are not required to be physically present to attend a board meeting. Any or all board members may attend a board meeting and vote via any communication platform—including videoconference or teleconference-- that provides, at a minimum, simultaneous aural communication between those present.

    Adopted:
    02/10/20

    Legal References:  
    RCW 28A.320 Provisions applicable to all districts
    RCW.28A.330.100 Additional powers of the Board
    RCW 28A.343.390 Directors – Quorum
    RCW 28A 42.30 Open Public Meetings Act

    Lake Washington School District Board of Directors

     

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