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The Bellevue School System
Bellevue is located just across Lake Washington from Seattle, Washington. The city's nearly 137,000 residents are a part of the Seattle metro area, which is home to more than 3.7 million people. The Bellevue School District serves students in the city and surrounding small communities. More than 20,000 students attend one of its 28 public schools, and attendance continues to rise each year.
If you or your child is struggling in math, science, reading, organic chemistry, or any subject at any level from kindergarten through college, Varsity Tutors can help you find just the right tutor in Bellevue. The academic support provided by a tutor can help students build a better understanding of material, increase grades, and raise test scores.
Students in Bellevue high schools take a variety of state assessment exams. To see how well they are doing, see the following chart.
Bellevue Test Scores
In Bellevue, students take the Smarter Balanced tests in grades 3-8 and again in grade 10 to assess where their command English language arts and math skills. In grades 5, 8, and 11, they take science exams. High school students take end-of-course exams in many subjects as a graduation requirement. Other tests Bellevue student may take include the PSAT, SAT, ACT, LSAT, and others used by private schools, colleges, and grad programs to determine admission, placement, or scholarship. There are Bellevue tutors who specialized in these standardized exams. By helping students brush up on the material and providing strategies specific to the test at hand, a test prep tutor can help students perform at their full potential on test day.
There are also tutors in Bellevue who specialize in virtually any academic subject. Often a student who is struggling in class decides they dislike a particular subject when in reality they feel anxiety because of past poor performance. Many students who work with private tutors in challenging math or science subjects change their mind because a tutor was able to leverage the student's unique learning attributes to guide them to success. It’s hard to dislike a subject when you are getting good grades.
The following table shows how the top Bellevue high schools compare to others in the rest of the state.
Bellevue High School Rankings
|High School||Bellevue Ranking||State Ranking||AP Pass Rate|
|Interlake Senior High School||1||2||83%|
|International Community School||3||4||87%|
|Bellevue High School||4||6||83%|
|Newport Senior High School||5||8||83%|
Bellevue schools have classrooms averaging a little more than 23 students per teacher, which is higher than the state average of 17. This is one reason why many children find the individual attention of a one-on-one tutor beneficial. The table below shows the student-teacher ratios of a selection of Bellevue schools.
Bellevue Student-to-Teacher Ratios
Issaquah High School has a 26 1 student-teacher ratio.
Newport Senior High School has a 22 1 student-teacher ratio.
Bellevue High School has a 21 1 student-teacher ratio.
Hazen Senior High School has a 25 1 student-teacher ratio.
Lake Washington High School has a 22 1 student-teacher ratio.
Washington State Average has a 17 1 student-teacher ratio.
Of interest to Bellevue students who wish to pursue higher education near home, this table shows how colleges and universities near Bellevue compare to others nationally.
Bellevue University Rankings
|College||National Rank||Acceptance Rate|
|University of Washington||92||45%|
|Seattle Pacific University||297||87%|
|DigiPen Institute of Technology||307||53%|
|University of Puget Sound||316||79%|
|Pacific Lutheran University||331||77%|
|University of Washington - Tacoma||434||84%|
|University of Washington - Bothell||675||80%|
|Cornish College of the Arts||852||60%|
How Varsity Tutors Can Help
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