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Norman Rockwell Elementary received a signed copy of the “Freedom From Want” painting from Danny Galieote, a prominent artist who re-created Norman Rockwell paintings to represent the current cultural and social transformation in America today.

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Lake Washington School District is pleased to announce a team from Timberline Middle School (TMS) was selected as one of the regional winners of the 29th annual ExploraVision program. This is the largest K-12 science competition designed to build problem-solving, critical thinking and collaboration skills. Team Project: LAMP (The Localized Alzheimer’s Microneedle Patch), from TMS, will advance to the national phase of the competition, where participants will have a chance to win $10,000 in savings bonds and other great prizes.

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    Teen Startup Challenge

    2020 LWSD Teen Startup Challenge

    Are you a high school student with an idea for a new product or business? This challenge is for you!

    Completed application packet is due on September 28, 2020 by midnight via email to Kate Atvars, College and Career Readiness Program Specialist.

    Teen Startup

    What is the LWSD Teen Startup Challenge?
    The LWSD Teen Startup Challenge is designed to promote student startup ideas and venture creation. The challenge provides the opportunity for high school students to win prizes and learn from local business leaders. Finalists will present their ideas and business plans and receive invaluable feedback from successful professionals.

    Who can participate?
    The challenge is open to high school students in Lake Washington School District.

    What are the prizes?
    The winning students/teams will be featured at Investor Sharks Northwest, will receive feedback and advice from some of the biggest venture capitalists and angel investors in the Puget Sound Region, and will be awarded prize money from the Kirkland Chamber of Commerce!

    All participants will receive recognition and awards!

    How do I enter?

    1. Complete the application packet and email completed packet to Kate Atvars (katvars@lwsd.org), College and Career Readiness Program Specialist.
    2. Finalists advancing to the Investment Round will be notified by October 4, 2020. Finalists will prepare and submit a 10-minute presentation/pitch to Kate Atvars by Monday, October 12. Finalists will receive additional details regarding presentation requirements.

    When are applications due?
    Completed applications are due September 28, 2020 by midnight. Completed applications must be submitted via email to Kate Atvars, College and Career Readiness Program Specialist.

    Thank you to our wonderful sponsors and judges!

    Kirkland Chamber of Commerce
    Lee Johnson Auto Family Teen Start Up Challenge Sponsor
    Passport Unlimited