The Lake Washington Schools Foundation gathers and deploys community resources to enhance academic access and to nurture all students’ emotional well-being.
Our four core values provide the lens through which we view all of our work:
- Accountability: We will be accountable for our actions, which includes honoring donors’ intentions, following through on our promises, and being transparent in our actions.
- Equity: We will allocate resources equitably to ensure that every student has an opportunity to achieve an equal outcome.
- Integrity: We will strive to do what is best for the students and families in our district, rather than what is convenient or what is familiar.
- Community: We will support the school district administration and seek partnerships with community organizations, businesses, and individuals who share our vision.
Strategic Areas of Focus
We activate our mission through four key strategic areas of focus: