During its July 13 School Board Meeting, Lake Washington School District Superintendent, Dr. Jon Holmen, removed “Rebels” as the Juanita High School mascot. Dr. Matt Livingston, Director of Secondary Education and Juanita High School Principal, Kelly Clapp, will now begin the process outlined in Policy 6970 to select a new mascot.


When schools closed in March, the traditional end-of-year band concerts that showcase a year’s worth of practice and progress were effectively canceled. Rose Hill Middle School (RHMS) Band Instructor, Angela Laulainen got creative during the remote learning period and had her students record their parts at home.



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    Staying connected is important for health
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    The University of Cincinnati Medical Center created a COVID-19 resource on social connectedness. The page explains why connectedness is important and how it impacts our health. 

    Benefits include:

    • Stronger immune system
    • Happier
    • Increased motivation for self-care.
    • Lower levels of stress hormones.

    The article includes ways to build connectedness virtually. Take a look at the site for more information. You may find a new way to connect with others while social distancing. 

    UC Medical Center’s Social Connection in a Time of Social Distancing

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    Wellness Tip

    Families across the country are adapting to the evolving changes in daily life caused by COVID-19. During this time, children may want to talk about their concerns, fears and questions. Make time for them and remember to remain calm when offering reassurance.

    Our school counselors are also another support system for students and families. Email your school counselor for more information.

    More tips and talking points.

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    School Counselors

    Do you have questions about school, meals or just need someone to talk to?

    All our counselors are ready to help you and your family.

    To get started, please email your school counselor

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