As September rings in the start of the school year, and Rotarians learn from local experts what's new in the schoolhouse. On September 13, Principal Christine Bell, who leads Lake Washington High School serving approximately 1,800 full-time students, will brief Rotarians on highlights of the new school year, note several student and staff accomplishments, review the new facility opening this fall, and describe how the Kangaroo team' design for instructional and support operations after more than a year of remote learning. On September 27, Dr. Matthew Colpitts, president of Ventures Academy, will introduce Rotarians to the Academy and discuss how the school was established, and how it helps students to envision and build products, market and sell them, serve their customers, and exercise corporate citizenship. The students' ventures are real businesses that they own and manage for the duration of their studies and beyond.