Movies such as “To Sir, With Love,” “Dead Poet’s Society,” and “Mr. Holland’s Opus” have introduced us to the kind of teachers whose mottos, methods and care for their students echo in those young people’s minds for the rest of their lives.
Cirque du Soleil wishes to thank the Redmond area for the incredible hospitality it has shown in welcoming Corteo.
More than 115,000 people have already experienced the excitement and magic of Corteo in Redmond.
Four students from the Lake Washington School District are recipients of the Washington Award for Vocational Excellence (WAVE) scholarships. The students are Chris Higgins (Marketing) and Evan Doyle (Digital Communications) from Lake Washington High School; Casie Clark (Engineering) from Eastlake High School; and David Tran (Architectural Drawing and Engineering) from Juanita High School.
Rachel Ainslie, a seventh grader at Evergreen Junior High School, has been invited to attend the Johns Hopkins University Center for Talented Youth’s (CTY) Grand Ceremony 2008 in honor of her outstanding achievement in the 2008 CTY Talent Search.
Last year was a banner year for the Lake Washington College Foundation and the students and programs it helps support. In just one year, the Foundation’s endowments increased $150,000, from $397,000 in 2006 to $547,000 in 2007.
Brad Worthley will present “10 Critical Steps that Could Make or Break your Business,” at the Greater Redmond Chamber of Commerce monthly luncheon Wednesday, May 21. The luncheon begins at 11:30 a.m. at Matt’s Rotisserie and Oyster Lounge, 16551 NE 74th St..