LWSD bus driver puts students first during smoke scare

Wade Minor, Lake Washington School District bus driver, acted quickly when smoke appeared in the back of the bus. Minor was transporting approx. 20 students when a mechanical issue forced him to pull over the afternoon of Sept. 6.

Happy First Day!

Staff at Rose Hill Elementary were excited to welcome students and parents back this morning.



    Teacher Becky Kjolso named one of Symetra Heroes in the Classroom

    Students in Becky Kjolso’s third grade class know they have a teacher who will help them succeed. The Ben Franklin Elementary School teacher is one of 16 Seattle Heroes in the Classroom during the 2017 NFL season. Symetra and the Seattle Seahawks will recognize her during the Oct. 29 game (in her custom jersey), where she will be an honored guest. The award comes with a $2,000 donation to Franklin Elementary in Kjolso’s honor.