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Redmond, Wash. – The Lake Washington School District (LWSD) Board of Directors has selected Dr. Jon Holmen to be the next Lake Washington School District Superintendent. They announced their decision on Monday, March 23, 2020.

Redmond, Wash. – The Lake Washington School District has been following guidance from Public Health in an effort to stay open as long as possible. In light of the current information shared today by our elected officials, we believe it is time to plan for alternative ways to serve our community and families. 

In collaboration with our School Board of Directors and our Lake Washington Education Association, we have made the decision to close all schools from March 12 through March 27, and re-evaluate any further closures during that time. 

In light of today’s news about a King County resident’s death related to the Coronavirus (or COVID-19), and that additional cases are anticipated, we wanted to reach out to share what Lake Washington School District (LWSD) is doing to monitor and prepare for a potential increase in frequency of the Coronavirus in our schools.  

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    Free Meals

    Grab and Go Student Meals

    To help support families during the school closure due to the coronavirus, Lake Washington School District is committed to providing FREE healthy and nutritious breakfast and lunch to any child 18 and under. There are two options:

    • Grab & Go Meals that can be picked up at 6 middle schools: Finn Hill, Inglewood, Kamiakin, Redmond, Rose Hill, and Timberline between 10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
    • Limited Meal Delivery pickup times vary depending on location selected.

    Meals will be available during spring break, April 6-10

    Meal orders for both options will be accepted from 2:00 p.m. the previous day until 8:00 a.m. the day of the pickup. Parents will be allowed to pick up meals for children if they verify on the order form that they will pick up. If parents do not verify on the order form, then children must be present to get a meal. 

    Pantry Packs will have volunteers at each of the six middle school locations on Fridays to provide meals for the weekend for any students that need one. For more information about the Pantry Packs program, please visit: https://www.lwsf.org/pantrypacks.html.

    Stay safe! Please practice social distancing when you pick up your meal and keep 6 feet apart.  

    Grab & Go Meals

    Order a Grab & Go Meal

    • Meals can be preordered each dayhowever if you miss the order window you may come by any of the six middle school pickup sites and get a meal.
    • Meals available from 10:30 a.m. - noon.

    Pickup locations

    Finn Hill Middle School
    8040 NE 132nd St, Kirkland
    Inglewood Middle School
    24120 NE 8th St, Sammamish
    Kamiakin Middle School
    14111 132nd Ave NE, Kirkland
    Redmond Middle School
    10055 166th Ave NE, Redmond
    Rose Hill Middle School
    13505 NE 75th St, Redmond
    Timberline Middle School
    9900 Redmond Ridge Dr NE, Redmond
       

    Limited Meal Delivery

    Order for limited Meal delivery

    • Meals should be preordered to guarantee a meal, but extras will be made available.
    • Pickup window is 15 minutes starting at the time listed below for your pickup location.
    • Please look for the white LWSD van at each pickup location.
    • Pantry Packs are not available at the delivery locations but are  at the Grab & Go middle school locations on Fridays. 

    Pickup locations & times

    Audubon Elementary
    3045 180th Ave NE, Redmond
    Location: Bus loading zone in front of school
    Time: 11:20 a.m.

    Avon Villa Mobile Home Park
    11414 Avondale Rd NE, Redmond
    Location: Covered area at playground
    Time: 10:30 a.m.

    Avondale Park Transitional Housing/The Colony at Bear Creek
    18304 NE 95th St, Redmond
    Location: Sunset Gardens Park
    Time: 11:05 a.m.

    Bell Elementary
    11212 NE 112th St, Kirkland
    Location: Bus loading zone in front of school
    Time: 10:30 a.m.
    Dickinson Elementary
    7040 208th Ave NE, Redmond
    Location: Bus loading zone in front of school
    Time: 11:15 a.m.
    Frost Elementary
    11801 NE 140th St, Kirkland
    Location: Bus loading zone in front of school
    Time: 10:30 a.m.

    Imagine Housing Francis Village
    12601 NE 124th St, Kirkland
    Location: Entrance by lobby
    Time: 11:10 a.m.

    Imagine Housing Velocity Apartments
    10711 NE 37th Ct, Kirkland
    Location: Metro side by 30 minute parking
    Time: 11:35 a.m.
    Inglenook Court
    14220 Juanita Dr NE, Kirkland
    Location: Shed at NE 141st Pl & 73rd Pl NE
    Time: 10:30 a.m.
    Juanita Elementary
    9635 NE 132nd St, Kirkland
    Location: Bus loading zone in front of school
    Time: 10:50 a.m.
     
    Juanita Trace
    13137 107th Pl NE, Kirkland
    Location: Entrance by first speed bump
    Time: 11:10 a.m.
    Keller Elementary
    13820 108th Ave NE, Kirkland
    Location: Bus loading zone in front of school
    Time: 11:30 a.m.
    Kirk Elementary
    1312 6th St, Kirkland
    Location: Bus loading zone in front of school
    Time: 10:55 a.m.
    Kirkland Heights
    13310 NE 133rd St, Kirkland
    Location: Mailboxes by laundry
    Time: 11:30 a.m.

    The Knolls Apartments
    22626 NE Inglewood Hill Rd, Sammamish
    Location: Pool/mailboxes
    Time: 10:30 a.m.

    Lakeview Elementary
    10400 NE 68th St, Kirkland
    Location: Bus loading zone in front of school
    Time: 11:15 a.m.
    The Lodge at Redmond Ridge
    22433 NE Marketplace Dr, Redmond
    Location: Entrance by office
    Time: 10:30 a.m.
     
    Mead Elementary
    1725 216th Ave NE, Sammamish
    Location: Bus loading zone in front of school
    Time: 10:50 a.m.
    Redmond Elementary
    16800 NE 80th St, Redmond
    Location: Bus loading zone in front of school
    Time: 11:25 a.m.
    Redmond Ridge Apartments
    11099 Eastridge Dr NE, Redmond
    Location: Eastridge Dr NE by Metro bus stop
    Time: 10:50 a.m.
    Rose Hill Elementary
    8110 128th Ave NE, Kirkland
    Location: Bus loading zone in front of school
    Time: 10:30 a.m.
     
    Summerwood Apartments
    9805 Avondale Rd NE, Redmond
    Location: Pull out on Avondale where school bus stops
    Time: 10:45 a.m.

    Twain Elementary
    9525 130th Ave NE, Kirkland
    Location: Bus loading zone in front of school
    Time: 10:50 a.m.

    Woodlake Apartments
    11400 NE 132nd St, Kirkland
    Location: Office
    Time: 10:50 a.m.


    Weekly menu - starting Monday, April 6

    For lunch, sandwiches are served on whole grain bread. All meals include whole fruit, vegetable of the day and choice of milk or juice. Please note: menu subject to change.

      Lunch - Main Lunch - Vegetarian Breakfast
    Monday Turkey and cheese sandwich Cheese sandwich Muffin and fresh whole fruit
    Tuesday Cheeseburger Teriyaki burger Cereal bowl and fresh whole fruit
    Wednesday Macaroni and cheese (v) Macaroni and cheese (v) Blueberry waffles and fresh whole fruit
    Thursday Bean and cheese burrito with salsa (v) Bean and cheese burrito with salsa (v) "Uncrustable" peanut butter and jelly and fresh whole fruit
    Friday Tuna sandwich Sunbutter and jelly sandwich French toast with syrup and fresh whole fruit