2021 College Application Workshop

Start your senior year prepared and ready for the college application process. This workshop is a 4 hour per day, 3-day workshop designed to help you decrease your stress and anxiety around the college application process.  You will:

  • Complete college searches, compose a list of colleges to apply to
  • Get started on the Common Application and the Washington Public college applications
  • Work on and get feedback on your essays and short answers for the applications
  • Hear from representatives from local universities

This workshop will be led by a team of high school counselors. Up to 65 Class of 2022 seniors will be accepted for this workshop.

  • Who:  Any Bellevue School District student from Class of 2022
  • Cost:  $100.00.  Scholarships are available – please see your counselor or email Maria Frieboes-Gee (frieboem@bsd405.org)
  • When:  Tuesday, August 10 – Thursday, August 12, 2021
  • Time:  8:30 am to 12:30 pm
  • Where:  Bellevue High School Library
  • Register at: https://forms.office.com/r/5Bkigx1EUU

Right At School Virtual Information Session

Right At School, is a provider of extended day enrichment programs in Washington and across the nation, and a long-time partner of many Districts in Washington. Starting on June 28, Right At School will provide a full-day summer program for K-5th grades at Stevenson Elementary School. On September 1, Right At School will provide Before and After School programs at all of our elementary schools that have space.

Learn how to attend this information session


School Board Workshop

The purpose of this workshop is for board development related to board performance, evaluation, and practices, including, but not limited to, those related to governance, monitoring of and alignment with the strategic plan, and communications with the superintendent. The Board may also take action on approving plans and proposals.

This meeting will be streamed online.


School Board Staff Small Group Listening Sessions

This June 10 session is for all other employee groups not included in the June 2 and June 8 sessions (Administrative & Instructional Support Personnel (AISP), Bus Drivers, Classified Staff, Facilities, Maintenance, Nutrition Services, etc.).

Please sign up to join our School Board directors for upcoming small group listening sessions.  Board directors invite you to join them to share what is working best for you and your students this school year and what challenges are critical to address so we can all support students strongly from the start next school year.

Directors will attend each session in pairs and will share what they learn with other Board directors and District leadership to help inform planning for the summer and fall. To facilitate deeper listening and effective conversation, sessions will be limited to 30 attendees. Multiple online sessions are scheduled. Each registered attendee will receive a link to attend.  Sessions are scheduled for students, staff, families/community, and some smaller focus groups.

These sessions are intended to further the Board’s commitment to elevate voices across our diverse community of students, educators, staff, families, and community partners to better inform direction and priorities to affirm and inspire each and every student in our district to learn and thrive as creators of their future world.


School Board Educator Small Group Listening Sessions

Please sign up to join our School Board directors for upcoming small group listening sessions.  Board directors invite you to join them to share what is working best for you and your students this school year and what challenges are critical to address so we can all support students strongly from the start next school year.

Directors will attend each session in pairs and will share what they learn with other Board directors and District leadership to help inform planning for the summer and fall. To facilitate deeper listening and effective conversation, sessions will be limited to 30 attendees. Multiple online sessions are scheduled. Each registered attendee will receive a link to attend.  Sessions are scheduled for students, staff, families/community, and some smaller focus groups.

These sessions are intended to further the Board’s commitment to elevate voices across our diverse community of students, educators, staff, families, and community partners to better inform direction and priorities to affirm and inspire each and every student in our district to learn and thrive as creators of their future world.


School Board Building and Department Leader Small Group Listening Sessions

Please sign up to join our School Board directors for upcoming small group listening sessions.  Board directors invite you to join them to share what is working best for you and your students this school year and what challenges are critical to address so we can all support students strongly from the start next school year.

Directors will attend each session in pairs and will share what they learn with other Board directors and District leadership to help inform planning for the summer and fall. To facilitate deeper listening and effective conversation, sessions will be limited to 30 attendees. Multiple online sessions are scheduled. Each registered attendee will receive a link to attend.  Sessions are scheduled for students, staff, families/community, and some smaller focus groups.

These sessions are intended to further the Board’s commitment to elevate voices across our diverse community of students, educators, staff, families, and community partners to better inform direction and priorities to affirm and inspire each and every student in our district to learn and thrive as creators of their future world.


How to Support Student Return to School in the Fall (General Session)

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The BSD counseling program, social-emotional curriculum developers and family engagement office, alongside community mental health partners, offer opportunities to inform families on ways to support student wellbeing.

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