The Lake Washington School District (LWSD) Board of Directors has selected Dr. Jane Stavem to be the next Lake Washington School District Superintendent. From an impressive pool of applicants, Dr. Stavem emerged as the top choice to lead the district.

The Lake Washington School District Board of Directors interviewed five semifinalists in the Superintendent Search process on Friday, June 22. As a result, the Board has selected three finalists to advance in the process.



    Kindergarten Registration begins February 1

    Register at your neighborhood school

    Redmond, Wash. – If you live in Lake Washington School District (LWSD) and your child will be five years old on or before August 31, 2018, it is time to register them for Kindergarten. Registration takes place at your neighborhood school.

    Registration details
    Parents will be able to register their children for Kindergarten beginning February 1 from 1 p.m. – 7 p.m. and continuing during regular school hours through the beginning of the 2018-19 school year. While registration will continue throughout the school year and summer, parents are highly encouraged to register students as soon as possible. Doing so helps ensure class sizes are balanced and adequate staff are hired in time for the new school year.

    To register a child for Kindergarten, parents should bring the following items:

    • Proof of residency (such as a purchase/rental agreement or utility bill).
    • Proof of the child’s birth date such as a birth certificate or passport.
    • Child’s health history, including current immunizations.
    • Emergency contact information.

    Visit the Kindergarten Registration page of the LWSD website to watch a video and learn more about the registration process.

    To determine your neighborhood school, check the district website, or call the district’s transportation office at 425-936-1120.

    If your child will attend one of the two new elementary schools opening in 2018-19, registration will be held on Wednesday, February 7 from 3:30-7:00 p.m. at the following locations:

    • North Redmond: Redmond Middle School (10055 166th Avenue NE, Redmond, WA 98052)
    • Redmond Ridge East: Rosa Parks Elementary (22845 NE Cedar Park Crescent, Redmond, WA 98053)


    About Lake Washington: Lake Washington School District is a high-performing public school district serving Kirkland, Redmond, and Sammamish, Washington. It is the third largest district in the state of Washington, with over 29,500 students in 52 schools.