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Emerson High School (Lake Washington)

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Website: www.lwsd.org
Email: nballard-jones@lwsd.org
Phone: (425) 936-2300
Fax: 425-576-0567
NCAA High School Code: 480542
Student information privacy policy: www.lwsd.org

School District: Lake Washington

Grades Served: 9-12

OSPI Approval

Approved as a Single District Online School Program from the 2013-14 through the 2016-17 school year.

Access

Student Enrollment Instructions:

Students enroll as part of normal regaistration process at their neighborhood school.

Overview

The Lake Washington School District offers two online courses so that district students (9th-12th grade) and parents may have additional choices for learning. Successful online students feel comfortable working independently and enjoy spending time working from a computer. Students access the online class through an internet-connected computer. Coursework and online instruction may occur outside of the school day. The online classes listed below meet both district and state standards as well as maintain the high standards for content and rigor that are available in all LWSD classes. Sections of available classes will be offered based upon spring student enrollment requests, and any offered section of the class is limited to 32. Students who select online classes will need to meet with their school counselor in the spring to discuss class availability, as well as to determine whether online learning is right for them.

Course Offerings

Subjects:

  • Social Studies
  • Others: Health

Levels:

  • Standard

Students

The Lake Washington School District offers two online courses so that district students (9th-12th grade) and parents may have additional choices for learning. Successful online students feel comfortable working independently and enjoy spending time working from a computer.

Student-Teacher Contact Requirements

Coursework and online instruction may occur outside of the school day. The online classes listed below meet both district and state standards as well as maintain the high standards for content and rigor that are available in all LWSD classes. Sections of available classes will be offered based upon spring student enrollment requests, and any offered section of the class is limited to 32.

Courseware Platform

All high school students are provided a district issued laptop. With this laptop, students are able to access the district provided Learning Management System, which houses the online courses. Once a student is enrolled in the course by their home high school, the class instructor will remotely place the registered student into the class for the completion of all-digital course. Online courses are available 24/7 and students are enabled to work asynchronously during the grading period at any time that is convenient.

Student Performance and Demographics

Data for school year: 2012-2013

Teacher-to-student ratio: 1:32

Course completion rate: 95%

Course pass rate: 89%

OSPI School Report Card (includes test scores, demographics, and more).

Student Satisfaction Survey

Emerson High School (Lake Washington) did not participate in the student satisfaction survey.