In the spirit of joy and community, the district is planning an all-staff kick-off celebration this August, an opportunity for staff to come together, reconnect, and celebrate each other at the start of the new school year.

All staff are invited to join Dr. Aramaki as he begins his first year as the Bellevue School District Superintendent. Join us as we start a new chapter of our BSD story. In the spirit of community building and joy, we’re proud to announce an All-Staff Kick-off Celebration on Monday, August 28, from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. at Crossroads Park (999 164th Ave NE, Bellevue, WA 98008).

The event will feature speakers, music and performances. Come spend time with colleagues, enjoy sweet treats, and learn more about our community partners!

This inaugural event will provide an opportunity for all BSD staff to come together, reconnect and celebrate each other and the start of the 2023-2024 school year.

Let us know if you are coming!

Please use this Microsoft Form to RSVP your attendance.


Save the Date

Monday, August 28, 2023
2:00 – 4:00 p.m.
Crossroads Park

Event Parking

Crossroads Park will be open to the public during the event, which will take place in the center of the park, in front of the pavilion and amphitheater. Please plan to carpool and park off-site. Below is a list of offsite locations that will have available parking for Bellevue Staff on the day of the event.

Location Address Distance to Crossroads Park
Cross of Christ Lutheran Church 411 156th Ave NE, Bellevue, WA 98007 .2 mile/4-minute walk
Eastside Baha’I Center 16007 NE 8th St, Bellevue, WA 98008 .6 mile/12-minute walk
Interlake High School 16245 NE 24th St, Bellevue, WA 98008 1 mile/20-minute walk
Sherwood Forest Elementary 16411 NE 24th St, Bellevue, WA 98008 1 mile/20-minute walk
Ivanhoe Elementary (North Lot Only) 16600 Northup Way, Bellevue, WA 98008 .8 mile/16-minute walk

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.