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.

Mead gives back to the community and connects families

Mead Elementary PTSA hosted a used book and clothing fair during the week of January 22, and a pancake breakfast on Friday. Students, parents, teachers and community members donated 5,419 books. The fair earned $1,100 for the school and provided teachers with 1,000 books for their classrooms.



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.