Sammamish High School is one of five public high schools in Bellevue to be recognized in Newsweek's "America's…More Best High School" edition - the others were Interlake, International School, and Newport and Bellevue high schools. Sammamish offers 18 Advanced Placement classes, a visual and performing arts magnet program that includes digital video production, dance, Japanese ceramics, hot glass and music. The school also offers a bilingual transition program for English language learners and academic assistance.</p>
<p>Nearly 90 percent of tenth graders passed the state standardized test for writing last year and 78 percent met reading standards.</p>
Sambica Camp & Conference Center 4114 W Lake Sammamish Pkwy SE, Bellevue, WA98008 The Sambica Camp & Conference Center was founded in 1919 as a youth Bible Conference. It now offers youth summer…More camps and ministry retreat at its 11-acre campus on the shores of Lake Sammamish. <br /><br />During the summer months Sambica provides resident camps, day camps and a high school leadership program. In the fall, winter and spring, it serves other non-profit organizations, schools and churches through guest group accommodations.