Tesla STEM - Bhowal and Porwal

Two rising seniors from Nikola Tesla STEM High School (Tesla STEM) used mapping to tackle an important issue for a local endangered species. Siddhant Porwal and Druhin Bhowal brought awareness to the Southern Resident Orca Whale (SROW) population decline through state and national ArcGIS mapping competitions.

Leading the way – Redmond High student selected as national student leader

A student at Redmond High School will be gaining practical work and life experience through a paid internship. Conan Lu, class of 2022, was selected as a Bank of America Student Leader. He is one of only 300 students across the country selected for this honor and just one of seven from Washington state.

Holocaust art contest

Nearly 600 students in Washington, Idaho, Montana and Alaska put together inspiring work at this year’s Holocaust Center for Humanity (HCH) contest. Out of all those entries, four Nikola Tesla STEM High School students placed in the top three. This year’s “Celebrating Life: 2022 Holocaust Writing, Art, and Film Contest,” put on by HCH, challenges students to explore the history and stories of the Holocaust. 



    Prepared for their futures: Five LWSD students prove that they are future business leaders at National Conference

    Five Nikola Tesla STEM High School (Tesla STEM) students finished in the top ten at the Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) National Leadership Conference held in Chicago, Ill. from June 29-July 2. Forty-four students from Tesla STEM participated at the national event. Five students placed in the following categories at the national competition:

    • Bhavya Nandikanti, Karina Kejriwal and Aarav Khanna – Third place, Sales Presentation
    • Divya Ramu – Fourth Place, Introduction to Financial Math
    • Rohit Karthik – Ninth place, Computer Problem Solving