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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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    Staff Vacations 

    File: 5411

    Vacation - Twelve Month Employees

    1. Certificated Administrators
    2. Classified Professional Technical Employees

    It shall be the policy of the school district to grant paid vacation in the belief that a reasonable period of time away from the demands of the job is conducive to the general well being of the employee which is to the advantage of the district as well as the employee. Therefore, it is intended that this policy shall be administered so each employee shall have every opportunity to take full vacation periods and that pay in lieu of vacation shall be the exception.

     

    Adopted:
    09/01/19

    NOTE: For further information, refer to the Employment Handbook for Professional-Technical Employees of Lake Washington School District No. 414.