Lake Stevens School District is committed to protecting the health of our students, staff and guests. We have partnered with the Washington State Department of Health, the Snohomish Health District and the Snohomish Public Utility District to ensure that the water quality problems found in other communities and school districts does not happen in Lake Stevens. We are in the process of creating a comprehensive plan to test our schools’ drinking water for lead.
Each year the Washington Association of School Administrators holds a regional luncheon to honor educators and community leaders. This year, Cavelero teachers Will Fredin, Jeff Lynass and Mike McGrath and Lake Stevens parent and volunteer Emily Stainbrook received the special recognition on May 12 in Everett.
Matt Pewitt has been selected as principal of our newest elementary school, which was part of the 2016 bond projects, and is scheduled to open during the 2017-18 school year. Pewitt is currently the principal of Highland Elementary School, a position he has held for the past six years.
On April 27, Lake Stevens School District honored Volunteers of the Year from each of its 12 schools, and named a Distinguished Service Award recipient. This school year, more than 3,100 volunteers served more than 10,000 hours.
Glenwood, Mt. Pilchuck and Skyline Elementary Schools each received a 2015 Washington Achievement Award from the Office of the Superintendent of Public Instruction and the State Board of Education. These three schools are among 258 schools across the state that received Washington Achievement Awards for 2015.
Lake Stevens School District’s construction bond was officially certified by the Snohomish County Elections Department at the end of February, and passed with a 62.26 percent yes vote.
Lake Stevens School District is pleased to announce a continued district-wide partnership with Lund Orthodontics and Milestone Kids Dentistry. As part of the district's Partners in Education program, staff members from both organizations will support student learning in Lake Stevens' schools through volunteerism, oral hygiene education, sponsorships and hosting field trips to their office.