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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.

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    Procedure Recruitment and Selection of Staff

    File: 5000P

    It is the responsibility of the superintendent with the assistance of the administrative staff, to determine the personnel needs of the school system and the individual schools, and to locate suitable candidates to recommend for employment. 

    The search for good teachers and other professional employees shall extend to a wide variety of educational institutions and geographical areas. It shall take into consideration the characteristics of the community and the need for a heterogeneous staff from various cultural backgrounds. 

    Recruitment procedures shall not overlook the talents and potential of individuals already employed by the school system. Any current employee may apply for any position for which he/she has certification and meets other stated requirements. 

    Openings in the schools shall be posted in sufficient time before the position is filled to permit current employees to submit applications. 

    Current practice codified 1988 
     

    Adopted:
    09/01/19

    LEGAL REFS.:

    CONTRACT REFS.: 
    Lake Washington Education Association Agreement, Article XXV 

    CROSS REF.: