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Interlake High School
16245 NE 24th Street
Bellevue, WA 98008

Phone Number

(425) 456-7331

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students in the transition program

We collaborate with students, families, caregivers, community partners, state agencies, and employment vendors. We are committed to recognizing each student’s unique strengths and abilities while allowing them to make decisions through self-determination. We realize the challenges associated with transitioning into adulthood can be overwhelming.  We strive to support and empower students, families and caregivers to be prepared and successful for the future.


In accordance with Washington Administrate Code (WAC) and the Individuals with Disability Education Act (IDEA), the Bellevue Evergreen Transition Program strives to prepare young adults (18-21) with disabilities, who have not yet graduated from high school, to lead a fulfilling future with positive post-secondary outcomes. The program is based on the individual student’s needs, while taking into account their strengths, preferences and interests.

Inclusion Champion of the Year

AtWork! has honored Bellevue School District as their 2019 Inclusion Champion of the Year. BSD has partnered with AtWork! for almost a decade to empower people with disabilities to be productive, integrated and contributing members of their communities. By focusing as much on the business’s needs as on the job seeker’s needs, AtWork! can strategize, design and create jobs that are valuable, meaningful and deliver a measurable benefit to everyone involved.

students in the transition program working in the cafe

Supported Employment

While in the program, Evergreen staff help connect students (and families) with important agencies that will help support long-term services, such as DVR (Department of Vocational Rehab), DDA (Developmental Disabilities Administration, formerly known as DDD), and DSHS (Department of Social & Health Services). Students who meet DDA eligibility during their final year in the program have the opportunity to participate in King County’s School-To-Work Program (STW). Learn more…

Attendance Policy

The Evergreen Transition Program is separate from Interlake High School though located on Interlake campus. If your son or daughter needs to report an absence, please contact the classroom teacher directly. See classroom phone numbers below.

Map & Directions

Please check in at the main Interlake office before visiting the Evergreen Transition Program building.

Program Staff
Name Position Email Extension*
Autumn Cutter Evergreen Teacher cuttera@bsd405.org 7318
Megan Kidder Evergreen Teacher kidderme@bsd405.org 7316
Sally Eales Evergreen Teacher ealess@bsd405.org 7335
Erin Turner Evergreen Teacher turnere@bsd405.org 7372
William “Jay” Johnson Evergreen Teacher johnsonw@bsd405.org 7345
Monica Chapman Connections Teacher chapmanm@bsd405.org 7331
Jennifer Strehle Program Coordinator strehlej@bsd405.org 7331
Kelley Clevenger Special Ed. Supervisor clevengerk@bsd405.org 4120
Marylee Allan Nurse allanm@bsd405.org 7208

*All phone numbers begin (425) 456-####