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Lake Washington is a recognized leader in sustainability practices and education. Schools around the district encourage students to actively participate in sustainable practices with special events in April to celebrate Earth Day on April 22.



Skilled & Technical Sciences Program

Careers in this program are related to the humanities, technical sciences, public safety, and performing, visual, literary, and media arts. These may include:

  • A/V technology
  • Automotive repair
  • Film
  • Firefighting
  • Forensics
  • Journalism
  • Law enforcement
  • Performing arts
  • Telecommunications
  • Visual arts

WANIC students in Fire Fighting program in full fire fighing gearIs this Pathway for you?

  • Are you able to communicate your ideas to diverse audiences?
  • Are you passionate enough to overcome obstacles?
  • Do ideas inspire you to create?
  • Do you enjoy creating, inventing or imagining new and different ways to do different things?
  • Do you find multiple ways to express your creativity?
  • Do you enjoy drawing, performing or writing stories?
  • Are you interested in technology and its ongoing innovation?
  • Does the idea of working in or being a part of a community that creates excite you?

Program Information

LWSD Elective Recommendations

  • A/V Technology & Film Career Pathway
    • Advanced Digital Media
    • Digital Photography
    • Digital Media
    • Film Analysis
    • Video Production*
    • DigiPen Music Engineering & Sound Design (WANIC)
    • Radio Broadcasting Technology (WANIC)
  • Law Enforcement Services Pathway
    • Forensic Science*
    • C.E.R.T.: Community Emergency Response Team
    • Fire & EMS – 1st Year (WANIC)
    • Fire & EMS – 2nd Year (WANIC)
  • Legal Services Pathway
    • Criminal Justice
  • Performing Arts Career Pathway
    • Lighting/Sound/Costume/Scenic Production
    • Technical Theater*

  • Printing Technology Career Pathway
    • Yearbook*
  • Transportation Operations Pathway
    • Automotive Technology (WANIC)
  • Visual Arts Career Pathway
    • Advertising
    • Digital Design*
    • Digital Graphics*
    • AP® Studio Art
    • Applied Photography*
    • Photography*
    • Graphic Production*
    • Studio Art
    • DigiPen Art & Animation (WANIC)
    • DigiPen Art & Animation (AP) (WANIC)
    • Media Production (WANIC)
    • Media Production (Video, TV & Film) (WANIC)
    • Digital Media Academy (WANIC)
    • Graphic Design & Production Studio (WANIC)
* These Courses qualify for CTE Dual Credit

Connecting Career Pathways through Student Leadership

CTSO Options

  • HOSA
  • TSA

Local Leadership Opportunities

  • Art Walks
  • Girls Who Code
  • Healthcare Pathway Night
  • Hunt the Wumpus
  • Imagine Tomorrow
  • Knowledge Bowl
  • Mock Trials
  • National Art Honor Society
  • Photography Club
  • Science Bowl
  • Teen CEO
  • Verizon App Challenge

    Possible Careers to Explore

    • Advertising, Promotions, & Marketing Managers
    • Auto Mechanic
    • Correctional Officer
    • Costume Designer
    • Curator of Gallery Manager
    • Emergency Dispatcher
    • Fire Fighter
    • Marketing Manager
    • Radio Broadcaster
    • Sales Representative
    • Stage Designer
    • Textile Designer
    • Video or Web Producer
    • And more

    Skilled and Technical Sciences Program of Study by High School

    CTE Program logo: Arts, A/V Technology & Communications

    CTE Program logo: Law, Public Safety, Corrections & Security

    CTE Program logo: Transportation, Distribution & Logistics