International Community School 11133 NE 65th St, Kirkland, WA98033 International Community School (ICS) is a Choice School, open to students from around Lake Washington School District.…More The school's focus is on six core content areas: international studies, humanities, world languages, the arts, science and math. The school's emphasis is on depth of understanding and interconnected learning. ICS is ranked #17 out of the best U.S. high schools by 2007 U.S. News and World Report
Founded by a group of parents in 1994, Discovery is one of three "Choice" elementary schools in the Lake Washington…More district. It couples parental participation with developmentally appropriate curriculum in a smaller, supportive environment. Housed at Carl Sandburg Elementary on Finn Hill, students are grouped in three multi-aged classes: grades one and two, three and four, and five and six.
Teachers and parents foster a noncompetitve family environment and provide hands-on, real-life lessons. Results of standard state testing show scores that compare favorably with state and district averages