This page contains information and deadlines for:

  • Yearbook sales windows
  • Senior stuff: Baby Ads, Kang Kruisers, Class Photo, Quote, and Portrait Submissions
  • Large Group and Club Photos

Yearbook Information 2019-2020

Pre-order - save money and guarantee you get a book.

This is a great way to save a little money & guarantee a book. Last year we sold out!

  • 8/28/19 – 9/20/18 - $65
  • 1/20/20 – 2/7/20 - $65

*Purchases may be made in person at the ASB office (sales close at 1:00 PM) or online through For Students & Families (sales close at midnight).

Missed the pre-order dates?

  • Get the first opportunity to purchase any extra copies we have available. They will be available beginning distribution day on a first-come first-serve basis. Sales can be made in person at the ASB office. 



Books not picked up at lunch will be delivered to classrooms the following week.

Distribution will happen during lunches and after school in the commons on the following days:

  • Wednesday June 3, 2020
  • Thursday June 4, 2020
  • Friday June 5, 2020
Senior Yearbook Deadlines and Events

Kang Kruisers

Fri, 10/11/19 

Kang Kruisers will take place after school on Friday, October 11, 2019.

Sign-ups will happen the previous week during lunches. You MUST sign-up in order to be eligible to have your picture taken the following Friday. 

Senior Baby Ad



Baby Ads (also called "Yearbook Recognition Ads" on the Josten site) will be run through Jostens this year. Good news!  It makes it much easier on ALL parties! Follow the link below for instructions (click on the Yearbook Recognition Ads link):

Jostens Baby Ad Link

Senior Quotes

Fri, 11/1/19 


An email with the form will be sent out to the senior class by the end of September (Sept. 27) and they are due back by November 1. Quotes will be reviewed and students will be contacted if there is a need to change their senior quote. 

Senior Portrait

Upload a professional quality digital photo to replace the school portrait using the Jostens Link below.

Jostens Senior Portrait Upload Link

A confirmation email be generated to the sender’s address, make sure to check it and verify that the file uploaded successfully.

Portrait Requirements

  • School appropriate gestures and poses
  • Attire conforming to LW dress code standards
  • Portrait Orientation (tall not wide)
  • Acceptable file types: .jpg or.tiff
  • Pixel file sizes: 1200 x 1800, 2400 x 3600 (the bigger the file size the better, we cannot use low resolution images from social media sites, hard copies, or emailed files)
We will use the school photo taken by Dorian Studio if an alternate is not provided.

Senior Class Photo



The senior class photo date is TBD. As of now, please plan for the middle of January. We will update the information ASAP.

Large Group and Club Photos


Date TBD

Leadership, Music, Ensembles, etc.

We will be taking group photos of ALL clubs and groups (Leadership, Music, Ensembles, etc.). The date for these days is TBD. We will update as soon as we have it, so check back!

National Yearbook Program of Excellence Award

Our yearbook has been awarded the National Yearbook Program of Excellence Award for the 2nd year in a row. This award recognizes those who excel coverage (90% of our student body included 3+ times), overall sales (1,002 books sold), and exceptional project management.

Option 1: Use the official senior photo taken by our school photographer    
Option 2: Upload a professional quality digital photo to replace the school portrait Note - A confirmation email be generated to the sender’s address, make sure to check it and verify that the file uploaded successfully. Senior Portrait Upload Link

Congratulations LWHS Yearbook!

Jostens Publishing is pleased to announce our Lake Washington High School yearbook is featured in the national Look Book as an example of excellence, creativity and innovation. Having our yearbook featured in this annual gallery of the best of the best in scholastic journalism is a significant achievement. A team of experts selected 476 yearbooks from thousands submitted for consideration. In the coming weeks, more than 15,000 high schools producing yearbooks with Jostens will receive a copy of the Look Book.


Coming Soon!

Congratulations Yearbook on Another Award!

Awards and Distinction:
2014 National Yearbook Program of Excellence Award for
comprehensive coverage of the majority of the student body, outstanding marketing and sales, and overall project management.
Inclusion in the 2015 “Look Book”, considered to be the largest and most comprehensive publication of yearbook excellence in the world.