Eleven student teams competed in the Investor Round of the 2019 LWSD Teen Startup Challenge event for a grand prize of $2500 and a spot on the stage at the Greater Kirkland Chamber’s Investor Sharks Northwest event this November.
Student Awards and Scholarships
Gifts to Students
Students should not receive gifts as a reward or recognition for any school related activity except under one or more of the following conditions:
- The principal has approved the award.
- The award is an authorized presentation of the school or the school district for outstanding achievement.
- The award is a scholarship presented by an outside organization through the cooperation of the school district.
- The award is under the auspices of the Washington Interscholastic Activities Association.
Noncompliance with the above rules may endanger the amateur standing of a student and make him ineligible for interscholastic competition.
Awards for Achievement
Awards may be given to students for achievement in academic and activity pursuits. Standards and procedure for granting such awards shall be developed by each school and must comply with policies, regulations, and procedures established by state statute and the school board.