Interlake High School 16245 NE 24th St, Bellevue, WA98008 Interlake High School is one of the schools in the state that consistently makes the "America's Best High Schools" lists…More in both Newsweek and U.S. News and World Report. Last year, it was named in the top 20 on Newsweek's list, which used participation in advanced courses as part of the criteria. Interlake is the only high school in the Bellevue School District that offers both advanced placement classes, which give students college-level course work that is evaluated in a national test, and the International Baccalaureate Program, an internationally recognized two-year diploma program with academically rigorous courses. Interlake is also the location of the Gifted High School Program, for students who score high on the Cognitive Abilities Test. Students in Bellevue's gifted program for middle school students (PRISM) are enrolled automatically.
Bellevue district high schools have been recognized nationally for its students' college readiness and Newport High…More School is no exception. It was named among the top schools in the nation by both Newsweek and U.S. News and World Report's America's Best High Schools lists. The school has a Spanish Immersion program, a selection of career and technical education programs, a freshman welcome program, and a newspaper.
All students are required to complete 40 hours of community service to graduate. The Newport High School PTSA recognizes each student who completes at least 100 hours of community service as a Knight Valor.
Insight School of Washington is a tuition-free, public online high school. The school admits ninth through 12th…More graders and all classes are conducted online. The school offers a full slate of classes, including career and technical education courses and honors and advanced placement courses. Students also have access to tutors and academic counselors. Students and teachers interact through audio, video, live chat and group interactions with classmates. Just like many public high schools in the state, Insight students may also participate in Running Start programs at their local community college and in the sports programs at their local high schools.
Though Insight School of Washington's central office is in Bellevue, the program is run through the Quillayute Valley School District in Forks. Any high school student in Washington the state may enroll full-time. Students have the same graduation requirements as every other student in the Quillayute Valley School District, including completions of the High School Proficiency Exams requirements.
This year, the Bellevue School District will educate 17,700 students in kindergarten through 12th grade in Bellevue,…More Medina and Clyde Hill. The school district has several notable programs, including the programs for its high school students. The high schools also have good athletic programs, with student athletes and teams regularly being recognized for their achievements in sport.
Most of the high schools have been featured in annual lists of top public high school published by Newsweek and U.S. News and World Report because of the number of students who participate in advanced, college-level courses. At many of the schools, the percentage of students who speak a language other than English at home is in the double digits. The district also has a k-12 Spanish immersion track, for English-speaking students who want to become fluent in Spanish and a middle-high school that focuses on global issues and high achievement, and one high school, Interlake High School, which offers an International Baccalaureate diploma.
However, the district is also in a state of transition with other programs. After the closure of Robinswood High School, an alternative school, the district is exploring developing new models for alternative education.
The district main offices are in the Educational Service Center, in the Eastridge Corporate Center business park, 12111 - NE 1st St. School board meetings are in the nearby Wilburton Instructional Service Center, 12241 Main St.
Bellevue Christian School - Junior and Senior High School 1601 98th Ave NE, Bellevue, WA98004 Bellevue Christian School is a private Christian school for kids in grades Pre-K through grade 12. It offers a…More curriculum that includes English, science, mathematics, physical education, health, fine arts, social studies and religious studies. A variety of fine arts and athletic after-school organizations are available for students as well.
Asian Pacific Language School 2015 Richards Rd, Bellevue, WA98005 You'll likely be greeted by a gaggle of children playing in the playground in front of this school, which teaches…More Japanese and Chinese to children ranging from kindergarten to high school. The school offers all day kindergarten and early preschool dropoff for working parents.
Tyee Middle School at Southeast Allen Road is under construction for the 2010-11 school year. The Bellevue School…More District has temporarily located Tyee to its Ringdall campus, 11650 SE 60th St. School programs include an orchestra, jazz band, clubs for math, science, yearbook and games, advanced classes that offer credit for high school and afterschool clubs that allow kids to learn Chinese, robotics, and environmental stewardship.
Mercer Education 1240 116th Ave NE, Bellevue, WA98004 This tutoring and enrichment institution is tucked away in a small office park. Mercer Education offers private and…More small group classes for students from elementary school through high school. It also focuses on test prep and offers college counseling and admissions prep for high schoolers looking to get into the school of their dreams. ESL classes in conversation, reading and writing are also available. The meeting rooms are bright and cheery, and the staff is friendly.
Clyde Hill Elementary School 9601 NE 24th St, Clyde Hill, WA98004 This Bellevue School District elementary school is located in the city of Clyde Hill, which is adjacent to Bellevue.…More Clyde Hill Elementary, in addition to providing instruction up to the fifth grade, offers a full-time kindergarten program, a choir and a technology center. After-school activities include movie nights, organized skiing trips, a Chess Club and a variety of once-a-week classes scheduled for after-school programs on early release Wednesdays. Community members may also get involved at the school through the Volunteers in Bellevue's Education System (VIBES) program. The Clyde Hill PTA has a website. The local public high school for students in the Clyde Hill Elementary attendance area is Bellevue High School. The local public middle school is Chinook Middle School.
Kumon of Bel-Red Road 14904 Bel Red Rd, Bellevue, WA98007 Kumon is the world's largest after-school enrichment program for math and reading, serving students from elementary…More school through high school. Kumon offers a personalized program for each student, and is useful for those who want to stay ahead or do something extra, as well as those students who need some help catching up.