Our Mission: To serve each and every student academically, socially, and emotionally, through a rigorous and relevant education that is innovative and individualized. As a learning community that values one another’s humanity, we provide courageous support for an equitable and exceptional education for all students.
The Big Picture Learning design is a dynamic approach to learning, doing, and thinking that has been changing the lives of students, educators, and entire communities since 1995. The design components are based on three foundation principles: first, learning must be based on the interests and goals of each student; second, student’s curriculum must be relevant to the people and places that exist in the real world; and finally, a student’s abilities must be authentically measured by the quality of her or his work. Learn more…
Bellevue Big Picture School 2015-2023 graduates were accepted to the following institutions:
Allegheny College, Evergreen State College, Portland State University, University of Denver, Arizona State University, Franklin Olin College of Engineering, Purdue University, University of Hawaii, Bard College, Franklin and Marshall College, Quest University, University of Idaho, Bastyr University, George Fox University, Reed College, University of Maine, Belmont College, Gonzaga University, Rensselaer Polytechnic, University of Michigan, Boise State University, Hampshire College, Rochester Institute of Technology, University of Montana, Bradley University, Harvey Mudd College, Rutgers University, University of Oregon, Cal Poly, Hofstra University, Saint Louis University, University of the Pacific, Cal State Los Angeles, James Madison University, San Diego State University, University of Portland, Cal State Long Beach, Joffrey Ballet School, Santa Clara University, University of Puget Sound, California Lutheran, Johns Hopkins University, Santa Monica College, University of Redlands, Carleton College, Knox College, Savannah College of Art Design, University of San Francisco, Carroll College, Lewis and Clark College, Scripps College, University of South Carolina, Central Washington, Linfield College, Seattle Pacific University, University of South Dakota, Chapman University, Loyola Marymount, Seattle University, University of Texas, Austin, Coe College, Macalaster College, Seton Hall University, University of Utah, Colgate University, Miami Dade College, Stetson University, University of Vermont, College of William & Mary, Miami University, Oxford St. John’s College, University of Victoria, Colorado College, Montana State University, St. Mary’s College of California, University of Washington, Colorado State University, Murray State University, SUNY, Cobleskill University of Wisconsin, Concordia University, New York Institute of Technology, The College of Wooster, University of Wyoming, Cornell College, Northeastern, The New School, Washington State University, Cornell University, Northern Arizona University, University of Alaska, Western Oregon State University, DigiPen, New York University, University of Arizona, Western Washington University, Earlham College, Oberlin College, University California, Irvine Whitman College, Eastern Washington, Ohio Wesleyan University, University of California, LA Whitworth University, Elon University, Oregon State University, University of California, SB, Whittier College, Eckerd College, Otterbein University, University of California, SC, Willamette University, Emerson College Pacific Lutheran University, University of Colorado, Denver, Worcester Polytechnic Institute, Penn State University, University of Dayton, York University