At the March 5 School Board Meeting, the Board unanimously approved the names of both the New Elementary School in North Redmond and the New Elementary School in Redmond Ridge East, which will open in fall 2018.

Through partnerships with Lake Washington Schools Foundation, Lake Washington School District has established a District Innovation Program. It makes funding available to schools to implement innovative ideas. The goal is to celebrate and recognize innovative programs in our schools



Standing Committees

The district has a number of committees that engage community members in providing advice to the district in several different areas.

Community Tech Advisory Committee (CTAC) - An informal forum for community members to learn about initiatives and to provide feedback to the district as it develops and implements technology.

Community Truancy Boards - Help families address obstacles that prevent students from attending school.

Design and Construction Advisory Committee - Provides industry expert advice on new school design.

District Equity Team – To advise, provide input, and help prioritize the district’s equity efforts focused on closing opportunity gaps and ensuring equitable and inclusive working and learning environments for all students, families, staff and communities.

Instructional Materials Committee - Recommends instructional materials to the board of directors.

School/District Communications Advisory - Brings together district communications staff with individuals doing communications for schools and PTSAs.