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.
Sacred Heart School 9450 NE 14th St, Clyde Hill, WA98004 Sacred Heart School is located on the grounds of Sacred Heart Church. The school welcomes children from preschool…More through eighth grade. Its faith-based curriculum features art, music and sports. The school hosts family activities including auctions and fundraisers.
Chinook Middle School 2001 98th Ave NE, Bellevue, WA98004 Chinook Middle School is one of five schools for sixth through eighth graders in the Bellevue School District. The…More school offers many before- and after-school activities, including sports, a program that helps students and families navigate social service agencies, a Leadership Club and morning and afternoon homework centers. The school also offers AVID, a program that aims to increase the number of students enrolled in advanced classes.
Open Window School 6128 168th Pl SE, Bellevue, WA98006 Since 1985, Open Window school has been educating gifted children. Having started as a pre-school, Open Window now…More serves students through the 8th grade. The philosophy at Open Window is "children first, gifted second." This school strives to teach the whole child. There is a full curriculum with a strong enrichment component, including after-school clubs such as martial arts, chess, dance and writing, among many others. Open Window offers tours of the campus for interested families; call for an appointment.
Emerald Heights Academy 3850 156th Ave SE, Bellevue, WA98006 Emerald Heights Academy is a private school for children from pre-school through the 8th grade. The focus is on academic…More excellence with a strong spiritual foundation. Emerald Heights is a Catholic based school, but believes in instilling respect for other faiths. Helping students learn to perform at their highest level is the goal of the teachers and staff of the Emerald Heights Academy. Prospective students and their families are encouraged to schedule a tour of the school.
Lake Hills Elementary School 14310 SE 12th St, Bellevue, WA98007 Lake Hills Elementary School is in the Bellevue School District. The school offers a resource room for students with…More special needs, a federally funded Head Start program — a preschool program for income qualified families — and a number of community programs, including the Boys and Girls Club after school classes and programs from Youth Eastside Services. The school was remodeled in 2005.
French Immersion School of Washington (Ecole Francaise de l'Etat de Washington) is a bilingual, private elementary…More school, where 75 percent of the instruction is in French. The school's library has 12,000 volumes in French and English.</p>
<p>The school follows the structure of the French Ministry of Education, including the school break pattern (although the school does attempt to schedule most of the breaks with the Issaquah and Bellevue public schools). According to school officials, not only have FISW students graduated to local public and private middle schools, but students after fifth grade have been able to enroll in schools in France.</p>
<p>Families need not be native French speakers, but prospective students in the upper elementary grades will be assessed for French language skills before admission.</p>
<p>Financial aid is available. French nationals may also apply to France for financial aid to attend this school.</p>
Cougar Ridge Elementary School 4630 167th Ave SE, Bellevue, WA98006 Cougar Ridge Elementary is part of the Issaquah School District. After-school activities include tennis, Chess Club,…More Video-Editing Club, drama, student council, Destination Imagination, Camp Orkila, Spanish and Mandarin classes and art and science fairs.
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.
911 Driving School 13200 NE 20th St, Bellevue, WA98005 911 Driving School is a driving school that uses police officers as instructors. It offers programs for new drivers as…More well as senior citizens, and has courses on defensive driving and adult driving.
The Three Cedars Waldorf School educates children from preschool through 8th grade. This attractive Eastside campus…More offers a curriculum that includes art and movement in all its classes to encourage lifelong learning.</p>
<p>Three Cedars is an independents school, teaching children through the 8th grade. Students learn a mix of social awareness and personal fulfillment. Music, languages and art are incorporated into the daily learning experience.</p>
<p>Tours are scheduled throughout the school year, by appointment. The staff at Three Cedars will be happy to show you how and why their learning style is so successful.</p>
Hillside Student Community School 5027 159th Pl SE, Bellevue, WA98006 Founded in 1969, Hillside Student Community School provides students in grades 5 -12 with a rigorous academic and arts…More program shaped by creative and ethical values that allow each student to fulfill his or her unique potential. Whether tackling a difficult physics problem, parsing a monologue from Shakespeare, or producing a stop action animation that goes viral on YouTube, our students balance their hard work with a sense of humor and joyful curiosity. They write with fluency, power and imagination. Our graduates consistently win awards, earn high scores on SATs, and are accepted into top tier colleges and universities.
Lake Hills Montessori School 114 157th Ave NE, Bellevue, WA98008 Lake Hills Montessori School is a preschool that adheres to the educational principles established by educator and…More physician Maria Montessori. The school accepts three and four year olds and prepares them for kindergarten. Administrators aim for a gender balance in enrollment, which is critical to the success of a Montessori class, according to the school's website. The school offers two half day programs, five days a week.
Seattle Japanese School 919 124th Ave NE, Bellevue, WA98005 The Seattle Japanese School is located just off Bel Red Road. Its staff speaks predominantly…More Japanese. Its greeting room is colorfully decorated with various paper flowers.
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>
Pacific Coast Banking School 10900 NE 4th St, Bellevue, WA98004 Pacific Coast Banking School is a graduate school for those with banking experience or looking to further their…More understanding of the fields of business, community and retail banking. This school is affiliated with the University of Washington in Seattle, and students can earn credits toward an MBA from UW.
Somerset Elementary School is located at the top of a hill on Somerset Boulevard. The school was completely rebuilt…More in 2004. There is a full-day kindergarten program and an enrichment program for gifted students. In addition to basic academics, all students take art, music and physical education, and are able to make use of the resources at the school library as well.</p>
<p>Visit the PTSA website at http://www.somersetptsa.org.</p>
Kelsey Creek Home School 301 151st Pl NE, Bellevue, WA98007 This specialty program is supplemental and offers K - 12 enrichment classes to home schooled families. In a unique…More parent partnership, students are able to come for a select series of classes. Parents have the option to sit-in with their children but must stay on site during instruction. Check the website for enrollment information.
Factoria KinderCare 12415 SE 41st Pl, Bellevue, WA98006 KinderCare Learning Center is a child care facility. It cares for children from infant age to 12 years old. It also…More offers after-school and summer camp programs.
Bellevue Christian School-Three Points 7800 NE 28th St, Medina, WA98039 This is the preschool through 6th grade campus of Bellevue Christian School. It offers a Christian education to the…More approximately 250 students. The classes are small so the teachers are able to get to know their students. Spanish, music and art are incorporated into the daily curriculum along with the basics. There is an after school care program as well, that offers even more enrichment opportunities.
Owner Krista Kang's Prime Learning Center is a specialty school for kids looking to excel in math. It offers…More one-on-one tutoring and classes for students in elementary through high school. The school's students compete in national math competitions and consistently get top scores.</p>
<p>The school is launching a language skills program, with focus on SAT prep, writing and college counseling.</p>
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.</p>
<p>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.</p>
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.</p>
<p>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.</p>
The Little School was founded in 1959 by educator Eleanor Siegl with a focus on the principles of developmentally…More appropriate teaching and learning, a variety of activities that use multiple skills and small classrooms that encourage social interaction. The school moved from Seattle in 1968 after the donation of its current location in Bellevue. Students are aged 3 - 12 years old.</p>
<p>According to the school, a classroom's curriculum depends upon the teacher's goals for the students and the students' interests. Though the school does not adhere to a single teaching philosophy, it does support the concept of education as a discovery process and encourage exploration and inquiry.</p>
The International School is a public junior high and high school that focuses on globalization: how nations affect…More commerce, politics, culture, the environment and technology across the world. The School's core curriculum includes international studies, German and French languages; math, science, humanities, art and physical education. The School was named to both "America's Best High School" lists by U.S. News and World Report and Newsweek magazines.</p>
<p>The International School boasts a graduation rate of 100 percent, and nearly 100 percent of its tenth graders meet standards on the state science, reading and writing standardized tests. About 88 percent meet state standards on math.</p>
<p>There are no prerequisites to get into this public school; there is an annual lottery for incoming sixth graders, and students come from every part of the Bellevue School District.</p>
Eastside Christian School, located near the Robinswood Soccer Field, was founded in 1969. At Eastside Christian…More School, Christian educators partner and parents prepare students for lives of leadership and service, according to the school's website.</p>
<p>The school features small class sizes in grades kindergarten through 8, which allows for personalized attention to a child's academic, emotional, physical and spiritual needs. The teachers are state certified, and come from a variety of Christian denominations. The school also has a preschool.</p>
<p>Afterschool activities include music, drama, soccer, homework and more. The Middle School Band prepares students to lead worship for Chapel Services. Seventh and eighth grade students have the opportunity to participate in a mission trip during their mid-winter break.</p>
Sunset Elementary School is in the Issaquah School District. Home to the Sockeyes, the school recently celebrated its…More 50th anniversary. The school has programs for children with specialized needs, including a special education early childhood program and the district's vision program.</p>
<p>The school has a very active PTA, which for the past several years has had 100 percent membership - a ratio of one PTA member to one child. The PTA has helped pay for classroom materials, the science fair, a climbing wall and other activities.</p>