Winter Olympics – Middle School Style

While most of the world eagerly waits for the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics to begin tonight, LWSD middle school students are focused on a competition of their own. Inglewood, Evergreen, Finn Hill, Kamiakin and Redmond Middle Schools are competing in the Middle School Winter Olympics throughout February.

Police Chief for a Day – a first grader’s dream come true

Bryce Stubblefield, a first grade student at Twain Elementary School, wants to be a police officer when he grows up. And his dream is about to come true! The City of Kirkland Police Department chose Bryce to be their 2018 Police Chief for a Day.



New Hires

Educator Introduction Academy (EIA)

Whether you are a brand new educator, or just new to Lake Washington School District, we want you to feel welcome from the very first day. The Educator Introduction Academy (EIA) is your opportunity to learn about the program, curriculum and tools that will help you be successful with your job.

Educator Introduction Academy will be held August 17 - 18 and 21 - 25, 2017

For all educators new to Lake Washington School District:

  • EIA offers General and Breakout Sessions to help you get started in your new school district.
  • Participation in EIA is a condition of employment (mandatory) for all new certificated hires
  • Participants are paid at the curriculum rate ($35.00 per hour) to attend this required training.

New Teacher Support Program (NTSP)

For teachers brand new to the profession:
  • You will also be part of the New Teacher Support Program (NTSP). This mentoring program provides additional assistance and support. NTSP training will begin on Thursday, August 17, during EIA.
  • Participation in the NTSP program is required as a condition of employment.

For more information, contact Pattie Grohl or Nancy Rusch.