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Redmond, Wash. – On April 30, 2020, Lake Washington School District (LWSD) sold a total of $118.85 million of tax-exempt refunding bonds, which will refinance $134 million of its existing debt, to take advantage of lower market interest rates. The refinancing will save the District’s taxpayers more than $18.6 million over the next nine years.

Redmond, Wash. – The State Board of Education (SBE), the Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction (OSPI), and the Educational Opportunity Gap Oversight and Accountability Committee (EOGOAC) have identified 391 schools statewide to receive recognition. Schools in Washington stand out for closing gaps, showing growth, and demonstrating achievement according to new data released by the state.

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    Standing Committees

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

    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.

    Facility Advisory Committee – Makes recommendations for future facility planning, informed by enrollment trends, community expectations and district programs.

    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.