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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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    Student Dress

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    Students are reminded that their appearance significantly affects the way others respond to them. Matters of dress remain the primary concern of students in consultation with their parents. Student dress shall not be regulated except when there is a reasonable expectation that; 

    1. A health or safety hazard shall be presented by the student's dress or appearance, 
    2. Damage to school property shall result from the student's dress, or 
    3. The student's dress or appearance shall create material and substantial disruption of the educational process at the school. 
      In terms of this policy, disruption includes, but is not necessarily limited to: 
      1. Student riotings, destruction of property, or 
      2. Widespread shouting, or boisterous conduct, or 
      3. Substantial student participation in a school boycott, sit-in, stand-in, walk-out, or 
      4. Other related forms of activity. 

    The superintendent shall establish procedures for the monitoring of student dress in school or while engaging in extracurricular activities which shall be included in rules and regulations pertaining to student responsibilities. 

    Current practice codified 1988

     

    Adopted:
    09/01/19

    LEGAL REFS.:
    RCW 28A.225 

    CROSS REF.: