More than 4,100 distinguished students recognized nationwide

Redmond, Wash. – The National Merit Scholarship Corporation (NMSC) announced this week that one additional Lake Washington School District (LWSD) student will receive a National Merit College-Sponsored Scholarship:

Kevin Zhang, Nikola Tesla STEM High School - National Merit Purdue University Scholarship 

A group of freshman from Nikola Tesla STEM High School is helping kids with Cerebral Palsy move around a little easier. As part of their end of year project, this team partnered with a program by the name of Go Baby Go

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Dozens of LWSD students earned their way to the 2021 International Career Development Conference (ICDC), which was held virtually in late April and early May. Of that group, about 30 students competed as finalists and two students placed as high as third.



    Summer Programs


    Most 2021 Summer Programs have ended as of July 30, 2021. For families of students in High School Core and High School FuelEd/Credit Recovery, they can view their student’s summer school grades after August 3 on Family Access. Grading reports have also been sent to school counselors. If your student’s school does not have record of their summer class once returning to school in the fall, please have your school counselor contact the Summer School office at

    Information for 2022 Summer School will be posted on the district website once it becomes available after the first of the year.

    Special Education

    LWSD Summer School