These changes effectively shift population westward, from Redmond High through Lake Washington High to Juanita High School.
In addition, Einstein Elementary students will shift from Evergreen Junior High to Redmond Junior High but will still go on to Redmond High School."
The 2012 - 2013 grade reconfiguration will be: a change to K-5 elementary, 6-8 middle school and 9-12 high school. The reconfiguration will shift one grade out of the elementary schools where space is already tight and move the population to the secondary schools, where more space is available. In Dr. Kimball said at the May 3 School Board meeting he doesn't know how to accommodate the space needs of the high schools and listed three options - capital levys and capital bond and a portable re-design.
Read the entire LWSD website news release.
A link to this posting was published in the May 5 Seattle Times online edition under "Redmond Neighborhood News" (LOCAL).
Posted By Bob Yoder
Source: LWSD website on May 4
including the May 3, 2010 School Regular School Board Meeting video.
LWSD Slide Show