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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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    Clean Intermittent Catheterization in Schools

    File: 3417

    It is the policy of the Lake Washington School District, to the extent authorized by Washington State Law, to provide reasonable school health services to all students. 
    The District will provide clean intermittent catheterization to students as medically necessary, subject to the following requirements:

    1. The student’s parent or guardian submits a written request for clean, intermittent catheterization; 
    2. The student’s parent or guardian provides a current written order from the student’s physician that includes written instructions for the procedure, to be reviewed each school year. 

    School staff other than school nurses shall be trained by a registered nurse in the proper procedures prior to administering clean, intermittent catheterization to a District student. 

    The District shall provide clean, intermittent catheterization in compliance with Washington Administrative Code section 246-840-820. 
     

    Adopted:
    12/19/19

    LEGAL REFS.:
    RCW 28A.210.280
    RCW 28A.210.290
    WAC 246-840-820

    CROSS REF.: