Sorted by school. Updated: August 26, 2021

Ardmore

  • Aug. 25: Popsicles at the Park (Cascade Park) (All Families/Parents), 2-3 p.m.
  • Aug. 25: Popsicles at the Park (Ardmore Park) (All Families/Parents), 3:30-4:30 p.m.
  • Aug. 26: Grade 1-5 Orientation (Virtual or in-person TBD) (Families/Parents), 11 a.m.-12 p.m. and 7-8 p.m.

Admin Contact: Brenda Arroyo, Monica Lo

Bellevue

  • Aug. 25: Freshman Orientation (grade 9 Students), 8 a.m.-1 p.m.
  • Aug. 25: Freshman Parent Meeting (Freshman Parents), 8:15-9:15 a.m.
  • Aug. 26: Grade 10-12 Orientation (New grade 10-12 students), 8-10 a.m.
  • Aug. 26: Grade 10 Meet & Greet (All incoming grade 10 students), 10 a.m.-12 p.m.
  • Aug. 26: Grade 10-12 Parent Meeting (New grade 10-12 parents), 8:15-9:15 a.m.

Admin Contact: Vic Anderson

Bennett

No events scheduled at this time.

Big Picture

  • Aug. 24: Back to School – Take Care of Business Day, 8 a.m. – 2 p.m.
  • Aug. 25: Grade 6 and new grade 7-8 orientation (grade 6 and new grade 7-8 students), 8 a.m.-12 p.m.
  • Aug. 26: New high school student orientation (New high school students), 10:30 a.m.-12 p.m.

Admin Contact: Bethany Spinler, Matt Stokes

Cherry Crest

  • Aug. 24: Parent Information Grade K-1 Families (Virtual)(Grade K-1 Families), 10-10:45 a.m.
  • Aug. 24: Parent Information Grade 2-5 Families (Virtual)(Grade 2-5 Parents), 1-1:45 p.m.
  • Aug. 30: Teacher Meet & Greet (Virtual)(students and families), 12:30-4 p.m.
  • Sep. 1: First Day Coffee (Grade 1-5 parents ), 8:10-8:40 p.m.
  • Sep. 3: First Day Coffee (Kindergarten parents), 8:10-8:40 p.m.

Admin Contact: Dusty Steere

Chinook

  • Aug. 30: Meet your Advisory Teacher (6th grade and new family coffee), 3-4 p.m.
  • Aug. 31: Meet your Advisory Teacher (All grade levels), 2-4 p.m.

Admin Contact: Kathy Myers and Jason Clark

Clyde Hill

  • Aug. 30: Meet and Greet Teachers and Students (All Families), 4-5 p.m.

Admin Support: Edmund Wong and Brooke Garcia

Eastgate

  • Aug. 30: Meet and Greet and Popsicles with the Principals (All Families), 3-4 p.m.
  • Sep. 1: First Day Coffee (Grade 1-5 parents), 9-9:30 a.m.
  • Sep. 3: First Day Coffee (Kindergarten parents), 9-9:30 a.m.

Admin Contact: May Pelto

Enatai

  • Aug. 26: New Family Meet & Greet / School Tour for Students: Grades 1-5 (Grade 1-5 students and families), 3-5 p.m.
  • Aug. 30: Meet Your Teacher & Supply Drop-Off (Grade 1-5 students and families), 8-9 a.m.
  • Aug. 30: Kindergarten Meet & Greet (Kindergarten students and parent/guardians), 3-4 p.m.
  • Sep. 1: First Day Coffee (Grade 1-5 Parents), 8-8:30 a.m.
  • Sep. 3: First Day Coffee (Kindergarten Parents), 8-8:30 a.m.

Admin Contact: Amy MacDonald, Ali Sameti

Highland

  • Aug. 26: 6th Grade Orientation (Students), 9-11:30 a.m.
  • Aug. 26: 6th Grade Open House (Families), 9 a.m. – 12 p.m.
  • Aug. 27 and Aug. 30: Open House, 7th & 8th (any 6th who miss 8/26), 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Admin Contact: Susan Thomas

Interlake

  • Aug. 25: Freshmen Orientation (Grade 9 Students), 9 a.m.-3 p.m.
  • Aug. 25: Freshmen Parent Meeting (Grade 9 Parents), 9:15-10:15 a.m.
  • Aug. 25: Grade 10 Tours / New to IHS Orientation (Grades 10-12), 9-11 a.m.
  • Sep. 3: Welcome Back Assembly (Grades 9-12), 10 a.m.

Admin Contact: Bret Cochrun

International

  • Aug. 31: New to IS Tours (Grade 6 and new students), 10 a.m.-2p.m.
  • Sep. 2-3: High School Retreat (Grade 9-12 students), 8 a.m.-3 p.m.
  • Sep. 7: Grade 7-8 Field Day (Grade 7-8 students), Time TBD
  • Sep. 8: Grade 6 Retreat (Grade 6 students), 8 a.m.-1:25 p.m.
  • Sep. 15: Welcome Back Assembly (all students grade 6-12), 9:25-10 a.m.

Admin Contact: Russell White and Traci Sullivan

Jing Mei

  • Aug. 26: Covid-19 Health and Safety Orientation (Teams) (All Families), 6-7 p.m.
  • Aug. 30: Back to School Social (All Families), 5-6 p.m.
  • Sep. 1: Grade 1-5 Parents Welcome Event (Grade 1-5 parents), 9-10 a.m.
  • Sep. 3: Kindergarten Parents Welcome Event (Kindergarten Parents), 9-10 a.m.

Admin Contact: Tina Bogucharova, Dongmei Tan

Medina

  • Aug. 20-31: Grade Level Summer Playdates hosted by Medina PTA
  • Aug. 26: Health & Safety Orientation with the Principals (Virtual), Grades K-1 at 2-2:45 p.m., Grades 2-5 at 3-3:45 p.m.
  • Aug. 30: Back to School Day (All new & returning families) 11-1:30 p.m.
  • Sep. 1: First Day of School Principal Coffee (Grade 1-5 Parents) 8:15 a.m.
  • Sep. 3: General PTA Meeting – 8:10 a.m. at school, Principal Coffee with Kindergarten Parents (immediately following PTA meeting)

Newport Heights

  • Aug. 24: NHE COVID-19 Health and Safety Orientation (Teams) (All grade K-5 families), 6-7 p.m.
  • Aug. 25: Playdate with the Principals – All Families (All grade K-5 students), 5-6 p.m.
  • Aug. 30: Orientation, Open House (Grade K-1 families), 2:30-3:15 p.m.
  • Aug. 30: Open House (All grade K-5 families), 3:15-4 p.m.
  • Aug. 30: Ice Cream Social (All grade K-5 students), 3:30-4:30 p.m.

Admin Contact: Jane Kopf Stover, Sadean Al-Ali

Newport High School

  • Aug. 25: Taking Care of Business / School Photos (Grade 9-12 Students), 8 a.m.-3 p.m.
  • Aug. 25: 9th Grade Parent Meeting (LINK UP) (Virtual) (Grade 9 Families), 6:30 p.m.
  • Aug. 26: New to District Campus Tour (New Grade 9-12 Registrations Only), 1-2 p.m.

Admin Contact: Dion Yahoudy, Keith Altenhof

Odle

Admin Contact: Aaron Miller, Deanna Burmester, Kristy Waters, Kat Farkas, Renee Barut del Fierro

Phantom Lake

  • Aug. 26: Principal’s Coffee (Parent Information Session for Families), 6-7 p.m.

Admin Contact: Melisa Macias, Rachel Pearson

Puesta del Sol

  • Aug. 24: Kindercamp (Incoming Kindergarten students Last Name A-K), 9 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
  • Aug. 25: Kindercamp (Incoming Kindergarten students Last Name L-Z), 9 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

Admin Contact: Jonathan Shearer

Sammamish

  • Aug. 26: Grade 9 Parents / Grade 10-12 parents new to SHS / PTSA Meet & Greet (Grade 9 Parents, Grade 10-12 parents new to SHS), 8-9 a.m.
  • Aug. 26: Freshman and New to Sammamish Orientation (Incoming Grade 9 and Grade 10-12 students that are new to our building), 8-11 a.m.

Admin Contact: Derrick Richardson

Sherwood Forest

  • Aug. 30: Carnival de Conocimiento (Meet & Greet) (Sherwood Families & Staff), 4-6 p.m. (staggered by alphabet)

Somerset

  • Aug. 24: Parent Information Session (Grade K-2 Teams Meeting), 10-10:45 a.m.
  • Aug. 24: Parent Information Session (Grade 3-5 Teams Meeting), 1-1:45 p.m.
  • Aug. 27: New Student Orientation (Grade 1-5), 10:30-11:30 a.m.
  • Aug. 30: Meet & Greet (Grade K-5), Time TBD

Admin Contact: Cathy Elder and Brenda Naish

Spiritridge

  • Aug. 30: Supply Drop off and Popsicles (All grade K-5 students), 3-6 p.m.
  • Sep. 1: Principal Coffee: Meet/Greet (Families / Parents grades 1-5), 9:10-9:45 a.m.
  • Sep. 3: Principal Coffee: Meet/Greet (Families / Parents Kindergarten), 9:10-9:45 a.m.
  • Sep. 10: Family Picnic and/or Ice Cream Social (All Families / Staff  / Community Partners), 5:30-7:30 p.m.

Admin Contact: Scott Hetherington

Stevenson

No events scheduled at this time.

Tillicum

  • Aug. 31: Grade 6 WEB Orientation (Grade 6 students), 3:30-4:30 p.m.
  • Aug. 31: New Student Orientation (New grade 7-8 students), Time TBD

Admin Contact: James Peterson and Chris Jones

Tyee

  • Aug. 20: Grade 6 WEB Orientation (Grade 6 Students), 8:30 a.m.-1:00 p.m.
  • Aug. 20: Grade 6 Family Open House (Taking Care of Business) (Grade 6 Families/Parents), 1-3 p.m.
  • Aug. 25: Grade 7 Tours (Grade 7 students who were 100% virtual in 20-21), 12-4 p.m.
  • Aug. 30: Grade 7-8 Orientation (New to Tyee Grade 7-8 Students & Families), 1:30-2:30 p.m.
  • Aug. 31: Chalk & Talk (decorate entrance for 1st day!) (Various Teachers & Staff), 1-2 p.m.

Admin Contact: Byron Lillie, Rob Duren, Betty Nhan

Wilburton

  • Aug. 26: Kindergarten Orientation (Kindergarten Families and Students), 8 a.m.-4 p.m.
  • Aug. 26: Back to School Information Sessions (Virtual) (All Families), 7:15-8:15 a.m.
  • Aug. 26: Back to School Information Sessions (Virtual) (All Families), 6-7 p.m.
  • Aug. 30: Teacher / Families / Student Meet and Greet (All Families), 12:00-4:00

Admin Contact: Chhoun Mey and Stephanie Mathias

Woodridge

  • Aug. 19: Playdate at the Park (All Families)(Location TBD, Norwood Park or Woodridge Elementary Playground), 1:30-2:30 p.m.
  • Aug. 19: Family Picnic at the Park (All Families) (Location TBD, Norwood Park or Woodridge Elementary Playground), 5:30-6:30 p.m.
  • Aug. 30: Meet Woodridge’s Administrators and Office Team (Grade K-1 and New Families), 2:30-3 p.m.
  • Aug. 30: Supply Drop off and New Teacher Meet and Greet (All Families), 3-4 p.m.
  • Aug. 31: Principal Chat (Virtual)(All Families), 12:15-1 p.m.

Admin Contact: Nicole Hepworth, Kris Hagan

The Bellevue School District acknowledges that we learn, work, live and gather on the Indigenous Land of the Coast Salish peoples, specifically the Duwamish and Snoqualmie Tribes. We thank these caretakers of this land, who have lived and continue to live here, since time immemorial.