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RHMS Band

When schools closed in March, the traditional end-of-year band concerts that showcase a year’s worth of practice and progress were effectively canceled. Rose Hill Middle School (RHMS) Band Instructor, Angela Laulainen got creative during the remote learning period and had her students record their parts at home.

Congressional art contest winners

On June 8, Congresswoman Suzan DelBene announced Tesla STEM student, Sophia Xu Ling as winner of the 2020 Congressional Art Competition for Washington’s first congressional district for her watercolor piece titled, “The Suffering of the Great.”

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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.

    Art Docent Workshops

    The LWSD Teaching & Learning Department will hold four Elementary Art Docent Workshops during the 2019-20 school year. These hands-on workshop sessions will provide docents the opportunity to create LWSD Art Docent Program projects, while gaining practical instructional tips.

    Elementary PTSA Presidents, Art Docent Coordinators, Art Docents, and LWSD Art Volunteers are welcome to attend.

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

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