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Redmond, Wash. – The Lake Washington School District (LWSD) Board of Directors has selected Dr. Jon Holmen to be the next Lake Washington School District Superintendent. They announced their decision on Monday, March 23, 2020.

Redmond, Wash. – The Lake Washington School District has been following guidance from Public Health in an effort to stay open as long as possible. In light of the current information shared today by our elected officials, we believe it is time to plan for alternative ways to serve our community and families. 

In collaboration with our School Board of Directors and our Lake Washington Education Association, we have made the decision to close all schools from March 12 through March 27, and re-evaluate any further closures during that time. 

In light of today’s news about a King County resident’s death related to the Coronavirus (or COVID-19), and that additional cases are anticipated, we wanted to reach out to share what Lake Washington School District (LWSD) is doing to monitor and prepare for a potential increase in frequency of the Coronavirus in our schools.  

Lake Washington School District has finalized plans to make up for the days and time missed due to the January snow events. The 2019-20 calendar has been modified to reflect the changes.

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    Teacher Assistance Program 

    File: 5521

    To assist the professional staff in providing better instructional services to students, the district may provide the services of school aides, instructional assistants, volunteers, and professional trainees who shall be under the supervision of the professional staff. Auxiliary personnel shall not substitute for professional staff in the performance of professional duties and responsibilities. The district recognizes the complexities of systems for differentiating the instructional staff; however, the potential for improvement in the service to children is so great that efforts to organize and utilize auxiliary personnel shall be made with as much care and staff involvement as possible. 

     

    Adopted:
    09/01/19

    LEGAL REFS.:
    WAC 392-196