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Norman Rockwell Elementary received a signed copy of the “Freedom From Want” painting from Danny Galieote, a prominent artist who re-created Norman Rockwell paintings to represent the current cultural and social transformation in America today.

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Lake Washington School District is pleased to announce a team from Timberline Middle School (TMS) was selected as one of the regional winners of the 29th annual ExploraVision program. This is the largest K-12 science competition designed to build problem-solving, critical thinking and collaboration skills. Team Project: LAMP (The Localized Alzheimer’s Microneedle Patch), from TMS, will advance to the national phase of the competition, where participants will have a chance to win $10,000 in savings bonds and other great prizes.

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    Procedure Student Incentives

    File: 3515P

    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: 

    1. The principal has approved the award. 
    2. The award is an authorized presentation of the school or the school district for outstanding achievement. 
    3. The award is a scholarship presented by an outside organization through the cooperation of the school district. 
    4. 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. 

    Student Contests 
    The associate superintendent or designee shall approve all contests for students in which the district may participate. The following guidelines are to be used in approving any contest. 

    Contests should be: 

    1. Supplemental to the school program, 
    2. Beneficial to youth in educational, civic, social, and cultural development, 
    3. Dependent solely upon the talents and efforts of the individual student participant, 
    4. Free of any commercial or sectarian influence, 
    5. Free of discrimination because of race, color, or creed, handicapped affirmation action statement. 

     

    Adopted:
    09/01/19

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