Bellevue School District does not discriminate in any programs or activities on the basis of sex, race, creed, religion, color, national origin, age, veteran or military status, sexual orientation, gender expression or identity, disability, or the use of a trained dog guide or service animal and provides equal access designated youth groups. There is a grievance and appeal procedure for complaints regarding any perceived discrimination. Members of the public with disabilities who have specific concerns about the effectiveness of the District’s communications to them should contact Janine Thorn, Chief Communications and Engagement Officer, at 425-456-4000. The District’s mailing address is P.O. Box 90010, Bellevue, Washington 98009-9010.

Filing a Complaint

If you believe that you or your child have experienced unlawful discrimination, discriminatory harassment, or sexual harassment at school, you have the right to file a complaint. Before filing a complaint, you can discuss your concerns with your child’s principal or any of the Compliance Officers who are listed below.

Prohibition of Sexual Harassment & Complaints Process:

Prohibition of Harassment, Intimidation and Bullying and Reporting process:

Nondiscrimination and Discrimination Complaints process:

Any person having inquiries concerning the District’s compliance with federal, state, or District requirements regarding non-discrimination, or any person seeking information as to the existence or location of programs and activities that are accessible to and usable by disabled persons within the Bellevue School District, may contact the following

Compliance Officers who can all be reached via phone, email or BSD mail:

  • Jeff Lowell, Title IX Compliance Officer: 425-456-4010,
  • Heather Edlund, 504 Compliance Officer: 425-456-4156,
  • Nancy Pham, Harassment, Intimidation and Bullying Compliance Officer, Civil Rights/Nondiscrimination Compliance Coordinator: 425-456-4248,

The District’s mailing address is P.O. Box 90010, Bellevue, Washington 98009-9010.

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.