Lake Washington School District has a strong and active middle school band program, with classes for everyone from beginners to students with years of experience.
Certificated employees receive the following benefits:
- $2,000 professional fund per year that can be used to pay for instructional materials, workshops, conference fees, membership in non-required professional organizations, and/or tuition. Prorated based on FTE.
- Incentive stipend for experienced teachers, from $1,000 to $5,000 depending on experience
- New elementary teachers (0-1 years of experience) will not be assigned a split classroom
- New secondary teachers (0-1 years of experience) will have no more than two preps
The district's salary schedules provide more information on compensation for educators.
Certified staff working at least .5 FTE and classified staff working at least 20 hours per week are eligible for:
- Medical insurance (six different plans to choose from)
- Dental Insurance
- Vision Insurance
- State Retirement Plan
- Employee Assistance Program
- Flexible Spending Accounts for Unreimbursed Medical and Dependent Care expenses
- Optional insurance for long-term care, short-term disability and more
- Real estate services
- Pre-paid legal services and ID theft protection
These descriptions of benefits are general: the specific benefits for a particular position may be different. All benefits are subject to change.