Links to local news stories about the Lake Washington Schools Foundation.
LWSF Announces Campaign to Help Kids Start School Year Strong
This week, nearly 30,000 students walk into new classrooms in the Lake Washington School District. One may hope these kids will be excited to be at school, ready to learn, and equipped with what they need to succeed. But thousands of these children may struggle with the worry of when they will be able to eat.
Teen Suicide Prevention Event in Bellevue Educates Parents
Bill Becker is slated to be Lake Washington Schools Foundation’s co-president next year. But more importantly, he’s a dad. His youngest son, a freshman at Redmond High School, faces extreme stress to perform well in what Becker considers a high performing district.
Lake Washington Schools Foundation Luncheon Focuses on ‘Bridging Gaps’
overty. Hunger. Homelessness. These are not words that one normally associates with Eastside schools, but the Lake Washington Schools Foundation’s annual benefit luncheon on March 27, attended by 400 people, drew attention to the population of Lake Washington School District students who come from families struggling to make ends meet.