Latest Lakeridge Headlines

  • Dear Lakeridge Families –

    I hope that you had a wonderful Thanksgiving with your children and family as well as the opportunity to reflect on life and all that each of us has to be thankful for this year. November flew by for us here at Lakeridge and I hope that all of you feel you have a solid understanding of where your child is as a learner as a result of progress report cards and parent teacher conferences. I know teachers very much appreciate the time they get to spend with you sharing everything they have learned about your child. Read More...
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  • Flu cases increasing, according to King County Public Health

    As cases of influenza increase, King County Public Health is urging parents to watch for flu symptoms in their children and to keep them home when they are sick. In addition to staying home when sick, King County Public Health has provided information on ways to prevent the spread of respiratory infections and treat flu symptoms. Members of the community continue to be urged to get flu shots. Read more from King County Public Health here.
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  • Three MISD teachers earn National Board Certification

    Three Mercer Island teachers recently earned National Board Certification. The certification process is a rigorous, peer-reviewed process that ensures Board-certified teachers have proven skills to advance student achievement. Read more...
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  • School district earns Apple Distinguished Program recognition

    The Mercer Island School District announced today that its program to implement iPad technology into the student learning experience has been recognized as an Apple Distinguished Program for 2014-16. The Apple Distinguished Program designation is reserved for programs that meet criteria for innovative learning and teaching, visionary leadership, ongoing professional learning, compelling evidence of success, and those that demonstrate Apple’s vision of exemplary, flexible learning environments.Read more...
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  • Bellevue, Mercer Island school districts study later start times for high schools

    Today Bellevue School District Superintendent Dr. Tim Mills and Mercer Island School District Superintendent Dr. Gary Plano announced the formation of the joint High School Start-Time Committee to explore possible implications of changing start times, including the impacts on academics, athletics, activities, and various before and after school commitments. Recommendations would be submitted to the superintendents no later than June 30, 2015. Read more...
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  • UPDATED Highly Capable Program nomination window open for students in grades three through 11

    The window to nominate students for the Highly Capable Program in grades three through 11 is now open through Dec. 19. Nominated students may be currently in private school or in the Mercer Island School District (MISD). Testing for nominated students will take place after school on Jan. 7 and Jan. 14. Read more...
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About Lakeridge Elementary


Lakeridge Mission, Goals & Beliefs

Our mission is to give all students at Lakeridge the opportunity to gain knowledge, grow in wisdom,develop confidence and become creative, compassionate and critical thinkers, and to ensure that all children, regardless of level of ability or individual needs, will have the opportunity to reach for, achieve and extend their potential in a changing world.
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