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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.

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    Release of Resident Students

    File: 3140

    Students who reside within the boundaries of Lake Washington School District shall be released to attend school in another district when requested by a parent/guardian when one or more of the following conditions exist:

    1. A financial, educational, safety, or health condition affecting the student would likely be reasonably improved as a result of the transfer; or
    2. Attendance at the school in the nonresident district is more accessible to the parent's place of work or to the location of childcare; or
    3. There is a special hardship or detrimental condition; or
    4. The purpose of the transfer is for the student to enroll in an online course or online school program offered by an online provider approved under RCW 28A.250.020.

    A student seeking release shall follow the Choice Transfer process outlined in policy 3141.

    Release of a student by Lake Washington School District does not guarantee acceptance by another district.  

    In accordance with RCW 28A.225.290, the District provides online access to the Office of the Superintendent of Public Instruction’s information booklet outlining parents' and guardians' enrollment options for their children.
     

    Adopted:
    09/01/19

    Revised:
    11/12/19

    LEGAL REFS.:
    RCW 28A.225.220  
    RCW 28A.225.225  
    RCW 28A.225.230  
    RCW 28A.225.290  

    CROSS REF.: