Teacher Appreciation

Happy Teacher Appreciation Week! We want to recognize and honor all our outstanding teachers who are the heart and soul of education. Thank you, teachers, for working hard each and every day to elevate our students to become successful in school and beyond. We celebrate you today and every day!

One of just 50 schools across the country with this distinction

Redmond, Wash. – Ella Baker Elementary in Redmond has been recognized as a National School of Character. This is the first time a school from Washington state has been recognized with this award. The recognition comes from, an organization dedicated to empowering people of all ages to practice and model core values.



    Negotiations Legal Status

    File: HB

    In the event that any of the board's policies and/or regulations or any portion thereof conflict with any provisions of collective bargaining contracts entered into with appropriate employee units, the provisions of such collective bargaining contracts shall be controlling and exclusive of the policy, and/or regulations.

    Should any of the board's policies and/or regulations contravene any law or administrative regulation, the law shall control.

    Current practice codified 1988


    RCW 41.56, generally
    RCW 41.59, generally
    WAC 391-08, generally
    WAC 391-25, generally
    WAC 391-35, generally
    WAC 391-45, generally

    Lake Washington Education Association Agreement, Article III

    School District Trades Bargaining Council Agreement,Article XVII Public, Professional and Office-Clerical Employees and Drivers Local Union #763 (Representing the Food Services Employees) Washington Association of Educational Office Personnel/CPEA-WEA-NEA, Articles XXII and XXV Lake Washington Instructional Assistants Represented by Service Employees International Union, Local #6, Article XVIII, sec. 4
    Two staff members work together on a laptop computer