Winter Olympics – Middle School Style

While most of the world eagerly waits for the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics to begin tonight, LWSD middle school students are focused on a competition of their own. Inglewood, Evergreen, Finn Hill, Kamiakin and Redmond Middle Schools are competing in the Middle School Winter Olympics throughout February.

Police Chief for a Day – a kindergartener’s dream come true

Bryce Stubblefield, a first grade student at Twain Elementary School, wants to be a police officer when he grows up. And his dream is about to come true! The City of Kirkland Police Department chose Bryce to be their 2018 Police Chief for a Day.



Find Good Books to Read

Looking for a new book to read? Here are some places to look for ideas of award-winning books.

Caldecott Medal logoCaldecott Medal
Awarded to the artist of the most distinguished American picture book for children.

The Coretta Scott King Book Awards logoThe Coretta Scott King Book Awards
Awarded to African American authors and illustrators for distinguished work.

Newbery Medal logoNewbery Medal
Awarded to the author of the most distinguished contribution to American literature for children.

The Otter Award logoThe Otter Award
Awarded for the best chapter books for readers transitioning to chapter books.

Pacific Northwest Young Reader's Choice Award logoPacific Northwest Young Reader's Choice Award
Students in grades 4-6 living in the Pacific Northwest may vote for their favorite book and see all of the previous winners.

Sasquatch Reading Award logoSasquatch Reading Award
Students in grades 4-8 in the state of Washington may vote for their favorite chapter book each year from a list of nominees.

Washington Children's Choice Picture Book AwardWashington Children's Choice Picture Book Award
Students in grades K-3 in the state of Washington may vote for their favorite picture book each year.