LWHS topping out

The last steel beam for Lake Washington High School’s classroom addition was placed during a topping out ceremony on December 4. The last beam is traditionally accompanied by an American flag and an evergreen branch. 



    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