Mike Town, one of Tesla STEM High School’s founding teachers, is a recipient of the Patsy Collins Award for Excellence in Education, Environment, and Community.
Services and organizations available to support students, parents, and families in our community
Lake Washington School District recognizes there are a number of families in need in our community. It can be difficult to know where to turn when you need help. That is why the Homeless Liaison developed a list of community resources to support students, parents and families in our community, whether homeless or not. The list of community resources is organized below by type of services offered. This list is not intended to be complete. If you know of other resources that should be added to the list, please contact Joan Wraalstad at 425-936-1287.
Types of Services:
- Child Care
- Dental Care
- Domestic Violence / Sexual Abuse
- Financial Resources
- Health Care
- Holiday Help
- Housing / Shelter
- Job Assistance / Education / Training
- Language Help & Resources
- Legal & Tax Resources
- Mental / Behavioral Health
- Phone/Wireless/Cable Services
- School Supplies
- Special Needs
- Substance Abuse / Addiction / Recovery
- See full list of Resources
In addition, the following agencies will help to match you to other organizations that may be of assistance:
|Crisis Clinic||(800) 621-4636||
Find Community Resources:
|Eastside Human Services Forum (Eastside Helps)||(425) 556-2423||http://www.eastsideforum.org/index.php|
|Together Center||(425) 869-6699||http://www.togethercenter.org/|
|City of Kirkland||(425) 587-3322||http://www.kirklandwa.gov/depart/parks/
|City of Redmond||(425) 556-2416||http://redmond.gov/Residents/HumanServices/
|City of Sammamish||(425) 295-0511||http://www.ci.sammamish.wa.us/
Please note: This list of individual agencies is provided as an information resource for your convenience. The Lake Washington School District does not recommend or endorse any of the individual agencies provided here. The district will not be held liable or responsible for any services provided by them. Lake Washington School District highly recommends that you conduct your own research and investigation. Use reasonable care before selecting any of these individuals/agencies for services.
Veronique Harris, a sophomore at Lake Washington High School, was honored with a Youth Activist Award by the Washington Chapter of the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU-WA) at its annual Bill of Rights Dinner on November 12.
Rosa Parks Elementary celebrated the musical talents and diversity of its school community with its first Community Music Night on November 17.
Buy your sweatshirt.
Elementary students in the Juanita Learning Community love their visits from the Reading Rebels – Juanita High School football players who show students that reading is fun.