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Winter Olympics – Middle School Style

While most of the world eagerly waits for the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics to begin tonight, LWSD middle school students are focused on a competition of their own. Inglewood, Evergreen, Finn Hill, Kamiakin and Redmond Middle Schools are competing in the Middle School Winter Olympics throughout February.

Police Chief for a Day – a kindergartener’s dream come true

Bryce Stubblefield, a first grade student at Twain Elementary School, wants to be a police officer when he grows up. And his dream is about to come true! The City of Kirkland Police Department chose Bryce to be their 2018 Police Chief for a Day.

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Agriculture and Natural Resources Program

Careers in this program pathways are related to the use, production, processing, marketing, distribution, financing, development, and preservation of natural resources. These may include food, fiber, wood products, research, agribusiness, farm to table, agricultural science, horticulture, environmental science and natural resources.

EAS students visit Amazon's sphere.Is this Pathway for you?

  • Do you get satisfaction from helping people, animals and/or the environment?
  • Do you enjoy dealing with a problem that isn’t easily solved or doesn’t have one correct answer?
  • Are you comfortable with situations that are unpredictable and rapidly changing?
  • Do you like listening and working with others who have differing viewpoints?
  • Are you interested in math and science?
  • Do you enjoy doing puzzles, exploring and solving problems?
  • Do you spend a lot of time outside enjoying nature?
  • Do you like to volunteer and do service work that focuses on helping people or the environment?

Program Information

LWSD Elective Recommendations

  • Natural Resources Systems Career Pathway
    • AP Environmental Science*
    • Environmental Science
  • Plant Systems Career Pathway
    • Environmental Horticulture (WANIC)
    • Nursery & Greenhouse Operations (WANIC)
  • Engineering & Technology Pathway
    • Sustainable Design*
    • Sustainable Design & Environmental Engineering*

*These courses qualify for CTE Dual Credit.

Connecting Career Pathways through Student Leadership

CTSO Options

  • HOSA

Local Leadership Opportunities

  • Biotech Expo
  • CSR Science & Engineering Fair
  • Environmental Club
  • Farmers’ Market
  • Garden Club
  • Imagine Tomorrow
  • Insights to Engineering & Manufacturing Night
  • Schools Under 2°C
  • Science Bowl
  • Teen CEO

Possible Careers to Explore

  • Agricultural Engineer
  • Biomedical Engineer
  • Civil Engineer
  • Conservation Scientist/Forester
  • Environmental Engineer
  • Hydrologist
  • Nutritionist
  • Organic Farming
  • Solar Power Engineer
  • And more

Agriculture and Natural Resources Program of Study by High School

CTE Program logo: Agriculture, Food & Natural Resources