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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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    Procedure Nondiscrimination

    File: 3210P

    Purpose 
    To provide students with an administrative remedy through which to seek redress for alleged violations, misinterpretations, and inequitable applications of Lake Washington School District policies and practices which prohibit sex discrimination in all District education programs, activities, and opportunities. 

    Definitions 
    Grievance: A formal written complaint: 

    1. Setting forth the allegation that there has been a violation, misinterpretation, or inequitable application of any district policy or practice relative to Federal or State anti-discrimination legislation. 
    2. Specifically identifying the policy or statute violated, misinterpreted, or inequitably applied. 
    3. furnishing sufficient background concerning the alleged violation, misinterpretation, or inequitable application to identify persons, actions and/or omissions that led to the allegation. 

    Student/Grievant: 

    Any Lake Washington School District student, aggrieved by a decision or condition falling under the guidelines of Federal or State anti-sex discrimination legislation, or the parent(s) or legal guardian acting on behalf of the student. 

    Compliance Officer: 

    The School District employee designated to coordinate compliance efforts with Federal and State anti-sex discrimination legislation and charged with the responsibility of investigating complaints relative to Title IX. 

    Procedure 
    The procedures for addressing complaints under this policy shall follow the provisions of WAC 392-190-065 to 075. 
     

    Adopted:
    09/01/19

    LEGAL REFS.:
    RCW 28A.640  
    RCW 28A.642  
    RCW 49.60 
    WAC 392-190-020  
    WAC 392-190-060  
    WAC 392-400-215  
    20 U.S.C. § 7905 Boy Scouts of American Equal Access Act 
    42 U.S.C. §§ 12101-12213 Americans with Disabilities Act 

    CROSS REF.: