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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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    LWSD Art Docent Program

    Art Docents are classroom volunteers who teach art lessons to elementary students. The new Lake Washington School District elementary art curriculum and the elementary art docent program complement each other.

    Lake Washington Schools Foundation logo. The Lake Washington Schools Foundation funded the development of elementary art lessons in partnership with LWSD Art Docents. Art Docents can use these resources to provide equitable access to art district-wide.

    The elementary art docent lessons below help LWSD extend and enrich the overall visual arts experience for students in all our elementary schools.

    2020-21 update

    The Lake Washington School District Elementary Art Docent Program is on pause this year, due to COVID-19 impacted school closures. Please see LWSD's volunteering page during remote learning for additional information.

    Art Docent workshops

    No workshops are currently planned for the 2020-21 school year.

    Contact Info:
    Karen Ollerenshaw
    LWSD K-12 Arts Curriculum Specialist

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