International School Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#17
College Readiness Index
98.9
Algebra Proficiency
3.8
Reading Proficiency
3.9
Student/Teacher Ratio
20:1
  • 06–12 Grades
  • 547 Students
  • 28 Teachers

International School
445 128TH AVE SE
BELLEVUE, WA 98005

Phone: (425) 456-6500

District: Bellevue School District

Overview

The International School’s integrated curriculum starts in sixth grade and requires seven years of core subjects such as international studies, fine arts, math and either French or German. The International School requires each student to complete a weeklong session outside the classroom. These “focus weeks” can range from cooking classes to disaster preparedness courses or environmental trips to the Cascade Mountains. Advanced Placement courses include calculus, drawing and design, physics and chemistry, among others.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares with others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded Gold
National Rank
#17
State Rank
#2

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.

Total Enrollment 547
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 43%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 5%
Full-Time Teachers 28

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Test Scores

U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level course work (AP®/IB exams).

Proficient in Reading 99%
Proficient in Algebra 100%
College Readiness Index 98.9

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 06 – 12
Setting Mid-size City
Charter School No
Magnet School No
Receives Title I Funding No

District

This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.

Total Schools 7
Total Students 6,604
Proficient in Reading (district average) 90%
Proficient in Algebra (district average) 81%
College Readiness (district average) 72.7

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Nearby Schools

International School is 1 of 7 schools in the Bellevue School District.

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