Back to School

The LWHS staff is looking forward to a great 2017-2018 school year!

Information to be Updated in August

August Back-To-School Packet


  • Welcome Back Letter
    Important information to know to get the 2017-18 school year off to a fantastic start!
  • Counseling Office Information
    COUNSELOR ASSIGNMENTS FOR 2017-2018: A–COM: Lenore Gallucci; CON-FIC: Cameron Miller; FID-KAR: Toby Doyle; KAS-MUD: Taylor Reuhl/Molly Forry; MUE-SHE: Sara Burdick; SHI-Z: Marilyn Hargraves;
  • Directory Information Withhold Form
    Student records are private by law: Federal law prohibits school districts from releasing information found in student files without parent/guardian permission, except for what is called directory information. Parents can tell the school and district to keep directory information private as well, with this form: Directory information may be released under the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act of 1974 (FERPA). However, parents of students under age 18 and students themselves who are over 18 have the right to tell the school district and its schools to keep directory information private. The district does not release directory information for commercial purposes.
  • Emergency Information Updating through Parent Access
    Beginning on Monday, August 11, you will be able to log in to Parent Access, click on Family Access, and verify your student’s information. Make any changes needed, if any, click submit and be done.
  • Food Services Application for Free & Reduced Lunch
    Household Application for free and reduced price meals
  • Frequently Asked Questions
    FAQ - Answers to many of the questions students and parents/guardians ask
  • Lake Washington Schools Foundation
    Your gift to Lake Washington Schools Foundation funds critical classroom tools and key initiatives district-wide to help all students learn in school and at home. At LWHS, The LWSF supports LW After Hours, Access Fund, New Teacher Support Program, LINKS (Looking Into the Needs of Kids and Schools), and Design Your World (a STEM based Signature Program)
  • Laptop Agreement Form
    This must be read, SIGNED BY BOTH STUDENT AND PARENT and brought to school to pick up your netbook.
  • Nurse Alert Form
    Information on this form should be filled out/updated for each new school year. Please complete this form and return as soon as possible. In order to provide a safe and healthy environment for your child, this information will be reviewed by the school nurse and shared with staff. Minor health conditions that will not affect your child at school do not need to be listed on this form.
  • Parent Information Booklet
    Important information about the privacy, health, and safety of your student
  • PTSA at Lake Washington High School
    The Lake Washington High School PTSA welcomes you to a new school year! PTSA is still very important to the success of your child’s school, even at the high school level. We support many activities at LWHS that benefit students, staff and families. In order to keep our award-winning PTSA organization thriving we need a strong membership. Please complete the online membership form at lwhsptsa.org so that you can be an active participant at your child’s school. We need you!
  • School Pictures
    • All students will receive 1 Free School ID card after their picture is taken
    • Picture packages are for purchase through Lifetouch and checks should be made to Lifetouch
    • ASB stickers can be purchase through our bookkeeper or online through Parent Access prior starting in Aug and will be noted on school ID cards.
    • Picture day will be Sept 8th during the school day and all students will go with an assigned class period on a rotation.
  • Student Accident and Health Insurance
    As a service, we are providing this information regarding optional student accident and health insurance coverage administered by Myers-Stevens & Toohey, Inc. These low cost plans are used by many school districts across the state.
  • Yearbook - Important Info/Deadlines for Seniors
    Dates and pricing for yearbook purchases. Important information for seniors.

LWSD Mobile Access for Students

  • Laptop Agreement Form
    Student/Parent Laptop Agreement Form. Please read and sign. Your student will need to bring this to school to check out a laptop.
  • Laptop Insurance
    Link for adding insurance to protect your student's laptop
  • LWSD Mobile Access for Students' page
    Useful information from the LWSD about the Mobile Access for Students laptop computers.
  • ACUERDO DE ESTUDIANTE/PADRE RESPECTO A LA COMPUTADORA PORTATIL
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  • Laptop Handbook
    The Mobile Access for Students program allows each student in grades 6-12 to receive a laptop or netbook computer for their educational use both at home and at school. The use of this tool is designed to enrich the learning environment and to assist teachers as they support students in acquiring the skills, knowledge and attributes in the district’s student profile. The privilege of accessing the school network and computer resources is also an opportunity to learn the responsibility of informed, ethical and responsible computer use. This handbook outlines many of these responsibilities. It provides information and resources for families about these expectations.
  • Manual de la computadora portatil
    El programa que proporciona acceso móvil para el estudiantes permite que cada estudiante en los grados 6-12 reciban una computadora portátil o computadora netbook para su uso educativo, tanto en casa como en la escuela. El uso de esta tecnología está diseñado para enriquecer el ambiente de aprendizaje y ayudar a los maestros a medida que apoyan a los estudiantes en la adquisición de las competencias, conocimientos y atributos en el perfil del estudiante del distrito. El privilegio de acceder a la red de la escuela y a los recursos del equipo también es una oportunidad para aprender la responsabilidad del uso informado, ético y responsable de la computadora. Este manual describe muchas de estas responsabilidades. Proporciona información y recursos para las familias sobre estas expectativas.

Parent & Student Information

  • Fall Athletics InformationGold whistle
    Please read if you would like to turn out for cross country, football, boys' golf, girls' soccer, girls' swim & dive, boys' tennis, girls' volleyball.
  • LWHS Student Handbook and LWSD Rules
    Student Handbook and LWSD Rules and Expectations. Packed full of useful information you'll want to know.