PTSA (Parent-Teacher-Student-Association) is a non-profit organization of parents, teachers, students, and community members who work for the health, welfare, safety, education, care, and protection of children. We are part of an association that is organized at the local, state, and national levels.


Please join our Lake Washington High School PTSA!

  • Become part of a team that makes a significant difference for LWHS students, teachers & staff.
  • Make your voice heard by joining the largest child advocacy organization in our state, the WA State PTA, and in our country, the National PTA.
  • Gain access to the LWHS online student directory and receive discounts to FedEx Office, Great Wolf Lodge, Wild Waves and more.
  • Get to vote on key decisions that guide our LWHS PTSA, including budget, programs, grants and officer elections.

Please donate to the “Pass-the-Pouch” fundraiser!

The only PTSA fundraiser of the year, “Pass-the-Pouch” generates the income necessary to finance our outstanding student and school support programs. We strive to make every dollar count! With your help, we will reach our goal of $24,000. Here are just some of the programs for which your donations provide essential support:
  • Staff, classroom and club grants totaling $18,000 for equipment, supplies and activities;
  • After-school College Application Workshops with hands-on support for your student;
  • Communications with parents via the Kang Crier, our online school newsletter;
  • Emergency Preparedness supplies for every classroom;
  • Senior Salute and Senior Party events that celebrate our graduating class;
  • School fee support for students in need.
Questions or confusion about College Admission Tests?

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Seniors: The Year Ahead
We created a guide for senior parents of the class of 2020 so you don't miss important deadlines and get a feel for what the year looks like for your seniors. The Year Ahead: Class of 2020 ... read full article

Reflections Art Competition: Look Within
This an opportunity for your student to use their creative talents to explore their own thoughts, feelings and ideas; it is an opportunity to Look Within.   What is Reflections? Reflections is a National PTA arts competition offered through the LWHS PTSA.   Who can participate?  Any student attending LWHS.   How to participate?  Students enter a piece of art that goes through a judging process at the high school level with the potential to advance to the Council, State and National level.   What are the Art Categories? Visual Arts, Music Composition, Photography, Literature, Film Production or Dance Choreography. There is also ... read full article

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Volunteer Opportunity - Beautification Day
Parent Help Needed to Spruce Up LWHS!    Beautification Day is October 19  LWHS PTSA and ASB team up to lead our fall Beautification Day on Saturday, October 19, from 9-11am. Set-up begins at 8:30 and parent volunteers are needed to help direct students, and/or join in the tasks of weeding, pruning, and mulching. Come for all or part of the event! If you have them, please bring well-labelled garden tools and gloves to share . We will have LOTS of mulch to move, so bringing a wheelbarrow gives you HERO status at this event!! Motivating music, snacks and drinks ... read full article

School or District-related Questions, Concerns or Comments?

Do you have a question or concern that cannot be resolved by your student's teacher or our school administration? Want to share a compliment or suggestion? The LW School District website,, has an easy link that you can use to get answers or leave comments. If using your phone, click on the small blue rectangle that says "Let's Talk!" On your computer, click on the vertical orange bar on the right side on the screen which says "Let's Talk! We Want to Hear From You!"

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Oct 13
High School and Beyond Planning Day
High School and Beyond Planning Day

Wednesday, October 16
No School - LEAP Day
No School - LEAP Day

Friday, October 18
9:00a Coffee with Christina
Coffee with Christina

Wednesday, October 23
9:00a - 10:00a
LWHS Counseling Center
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