Archive for March 2015

Superintendent’s Message

Growing students, growing communities By Dr. Traci Pierce, Superintendent, Lake Washington School District This column was originally written as a guest column for the editorial pages of the Reporter newspapers. As superintendent of the Lake Washington School District, it seems like everywhere I go I see growth. First and foremost, I am proud of I

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Convention Survival Kit

So you are going to Convention.  Make sure you have everything you need to make it a memorable experience: 1. The right attitude!  Yes, Convention is mainly leadership training, but also so much more: three days of amazing like-minded adult conversation, two fun nights out in a row, catered meals, a fancy breakfast, amazing Reflections artwork in display. A great

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April Council Meeting

Our monthly council meeting will be held on April 2, at 7:00 pm, in the LWSD Resource Center Board Room. You can view the PowerPoint slides here. There will be a limited number of printed copies, so please print and bring any documents you would like to have on hand during the meeting. We look

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2015 Nominating Committee Report

The 2015 Lake Washington PTSA Council Nominating Committee hereby places the following names in nomination. President: Judy East Executive Vice President: Denise Campbell and Julie Haase Vice President Programs: Jay Pulacode Vice President Advocacy: Erika Kapur Vice President Family & Community Engagement: Beth Sigall Treasurer: Mindy Lincicome Secretary: Susan Seabrooks Area Vice President Redmond: Desiree

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Town Hall with Your Legislators

Lawmakers from the 45th, 48th and 1st Districts will hold town halls on Saturday March 14 to provide updates on the legislative session. See information specific to your district below. Not sure what your legislative district is? Click here and enter your address. 45th Legislative District Sen. Andy Hill, Reps. Roger Goodman and Larry Springer.

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Visit the LWSD Long-Term Facilities Planning Online Open House

By Nancy Bernard, LWSD School Board The Lake Washington School District’s Long-Term Facilities Planning Task Force seeks input on potential strategies and policies to address the district’s challenges of a classroom space shortfall and of aging facilities. This community input is being gathered in preparation for the Task Force meeting on March 18. Since late January,

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You Rock! Award March 2015: Rosa Parks Elementary PTSA Take Action Club

March You Rock! Recognizes Rose Parks Elementary PTSA At the March general meeting, the Council presented Rosa Parks Elementary PTSA with the You Rock! award to celebrate the great work of the Take Action Club. View the PowerPoint Presentation (YouTube video). The Take Action Club is a partnership between Rosa Parks PTSA and Free The

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Brown Bag Lunch with Dr. Pierce. March 19, noon to 1p.m.

Join District Superintendent Traci Pierce at the Lake Washington School District Resource Center for a state-of-the-district update. Dr. Pierce will also update us on current, short, and long term planning committee work. Bring your questions and concerns.