Andrea Lairson Library (9 – 12)

Serving Upper School Students

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About the Library


The Andrea Lairson Library is located in the Upper School on Redmond Campus.

  • M/Tu/Th: 7:45 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
  • W: 7:45 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. or 4:00 p.m. (see signage on doors)
  • F: 7:45 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

The Andrea Lairson Library is closed during the summer.


Need help? Email library teacher Kristin Dennison ( or call 425-898-1720 ext. 727


  • Grades 9 – 12: 5 items for 4 weeks
  • Parents: 5 items for 4 weeks