Each spring, the state requires that we assess students in core subject areas. Along with students in 12 other states, Washington students in grades 3-8 (plus high school) will take the online Smarter Balanced assessments in English Language Arts (ELA) and Math. Students in grades 5, 8 and 11 will also take the Washington Comprehensive Assessment of Science (WCAS) test.Read More
On May 2, 2017, the Bellevue School District School Board approved the adoption of FOSS Next Generation as the new elementary science curriculum and Amplify Science 6-8 as the new middle school science curriculum. Implementation will begin in the 2017-18 school year.
In mid-December Bellevue School District hosted the second annual BOOM Experience at Bellevue College attended by nearly 300 students. The event was designed for male students that racially identify as African, Black, Latino, Native American or mix of any, who are in grades 7-12 in the Bellevue School District, although all students, no matter their racial background, were welcome to attend.
The 2016 BSD Art Show at Crossroads Mall features hundreds of K-12 artwork chosen by art teachers from each school.Read More
SEL is being piloted this year at all middle schools in Bellevue, and more than 60 teachers are participating. Bellevue Schools Foundation is funding the pilot and focus on middle school SEL with a $75,000 grant. Read More