International School supports a college-going culture:

  • 6th-12th: Rigorous 7×7 coursework to develop college readiness
  • 6th-12th: Guidance lessons focusing on attitude, knowledge, and skills pertaining to college and career
  • 6th-12th: Parent Nights
  • 9th-12th: High School and Beyond Plan
  • 9th-12th: BSD College Conference
  • 11th: Junior Appt.-30 minutes with student, parents/guardians, and HS counselor
  • 11th: BSD provides PSAT (Oct) and SAT (Spring)
  • 11th-12th: College Visits at International School
  • 12th: College Boot Camp in August before Senior year
  • 12th: Alumni Panel
  • 12th: BSD provides SAT (Fall)

View International’s 2023-24 IS School Profile

College Visits @ International School

International School juniors and seniors are invited to attend visits by college and university admissions representatives.  Registration through Naviance is required.

If you are an admissions representative, please login or create a free account at CounselorCommunity.com.   We look forward to your visit!

Questions?  Please email Jill Follett, Counseling Secretary, at [email protected]

 

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“OFF CAMPUS” college visits

These occur in many ways: on the college campus, virtually, or at a local event.  Some colleges offer financial assistance for on-campus visits.  Learn more here.

***Planning to visit a college campus?  See our attendance procedures here.  You must complete a pre-arranged absence form and submit with required teacher, principal, and parent signatures at least 5 days in advance.  Up to 5 absences excused per student per school year.***
We receive promotional information about career and college events and encourage you to research your schools of interest for more opportunities.  Registration for online events often includes access to the recording.

DATE EVENT TIME/LOCATION RSVP (usually free, req’d)
July 31 Colleges That Change Lives 7-9pm/Hilton Motif Seattle Learn more and register here.

We receive promotional information about career and college events and encourage you to research your schools of interest for more opportunities.  Registration for online events will often give you access to a recording.

Attend a NACAC virtual college fair! Sign up at virtualcollegefairs.org

PRE-COLLEGE (SUMMER) PROGRAMS

Pre-college programs are one of many ways to explore your academic curiosities, gain insight to colleges, and demonstrate your desire to learn.   Participation is NOT pre-admittance to the college.   Search for programs by subject and at schools of interest.

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.