Glenwood Elementary School was named a 2016 Washington Achievement Award winner from the Office of the Superintendent of Public Instruction and the State Board of Education for student growth in English Language Arts (ELA). This award recognizes the incredible growth that Glenwood students made from one year to the next in their ability to read and write effectively as measured on the Smarter Balanced English/Language Arts Assessment.
After careful thought, consideration and discussion between district and school leaders, we have decided to open the new Stevens Creek Elementary School at the start of the 2018-19 school year rather than opening mid-year when the building is scheduled to be completed.
Lake Stevens School District is home to more than 8,600 students and nearly 1,000 staff members who come from many different countries and speak 28 different languages. We are committed to providing a safe and supportive learning environment for everyone in our district.
Two days after being sworn in for a second term, Gov. Jay Inslee visited Lake Stevens School District’s Cavelero Mid High School to learn more about the district’s Science, Technology, Engineering and Math programs and the district’s professional learning options for staff.
Lake Stevens School District voters generously approved a $116 million bond measure in February 2016 with an estimated tax rate increase of $1.21 per $1,000 of assessed value. LSSD recently sold its first series of bonds and locked in a favorable interest rate, with an estimated increase of $1.02 per assessed value.