Northwest NEWS

July 31, 2000


Otteson High School receives accreditation

Otteson High School, located within Lake Washington Technical College, received their independent full accredidation status as a special high school May 30, 2000.
   The school serves 32 school districts, including Northshore. Accreditation is accomplished only after a rigorous process of evaluation and review.
   Students who attend Otteson are generally 16-21 years old, high school juniors or seniors, self-motivated, goal-oriented and willing to work toward completion of high school while they receive hands-on trailing in a technical field. Credits earned at Otteson may be transferred to the student's home high school and are also applied toward a certificate or AAS degree at Lake Washington Technical College.