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First day of preschool 2020

Building updated as part of 2016 bond passed by voters

Redmond, Wash. – Staff cheered Monday, September 14, as the first preschool student walked confidently into the Early Learning Center at Old Redmond Schoolhouse. It is the first time in more than 20 years that Lake Washington School District (LWSD) has held classes in the building. 

 

Ben Rush Green Team

Three schools in Lake Washington School District were named 2020 Sustaining Green Schools by King County Green Schools in June. Environmental & Adventure School (EAS) qualified for the recognition for the first time this year. The shared campus of Carl Sandburg Elementary and Discovery Community School have earned the recognition for five consecutive years.

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    District Equity Team

    Equity Team Purpose

    To enhance and improve the district’s efforts to ensure academic success for all students by closing opportunity gaps for students and providing equitable and inclusive working and learning environments for all students, families, staff and communities.

    Connection to Strategic Priorities

    • SUCCESS: We set high expectations and provide support to help students and staff grow every year.
    • WELL-BEING: We create safe, welcoming, and inclusive places to learn for students and staff.
    • ENGAGEMENT: We engage students, families, and community partners to improve student outcomes and build trust.
    • INNOVATION: We encourage new ideas that embrace creativity and reimagine teaching and learning.
    • EXCELLENCE: We ensure organizational responsibility through the effective use of resources and systems that align with district values and strategic priorities.
    • INNOVATION: We encourage new ideas that embrace creativity and reimagine teaching and learning.
    • EQUITY: We increase equitable outcomes by addressing barriers to engagement and success.

    Responsibilities

    To advise, provide input, and help prioritize the district-wide equity efforts

    Meetings

    Approximately once a month

    July 22, 2020 | Agenda
    The District Equity Team met for the first of our three special summer sessions to discuss our ongoing equity efforts across the district and the work towards an equity policy, which will provide guidance for more equitable practices, environments, and systems across our district so that we support each and every student.