BASIS Independent Bellevue

BASIS Independent Bellevue, opening fall 2022, is a private school that raises the standard of learning to the highest international levels; grades 3-7 to start as we expand to a full middle and high school offering.
The world-acclaimed BASIS Curriculum is a STEM-focused, liberal arts program that is benchmarked to top education systems worldwide, taught by passionate educators with subject-specific expertise.
We believe that any motivated student can excel and that when presented with a challenge, students will rise up to meet and exceed it.
Students will participate in an active club and athletic offering that will grow each year as our school expands into a full middle and high school program.
Our program graduates students who are ranked years ahead of their U.S. and global peers in math, reading, and science, and who go on to attend the world's most prestigious and respected colleges and universities from Stanford to Oxford and many more.
Differentiated math levels beginning in middle school, biology, chemistry, and physics as stand-alone sciences every year in grades 6, 7 and 8, world language options, engineering, logic, and an AP model in high school.
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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: 3-7
  • Yearly Tuition: $28,700
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

Upcoming Events and News

  • Bellevue to have new private school by 2022 school year - 09/10/2021
    Bellevue is set to have a new private school that will begin class in 2022.The BASIS
    Independent Bellevue school will begin by offering enrollment to roughly 100 students in grades 3 ...morethrough 7 but plans to eventually become a school for about 450 students in grade 5 through 12, according to the head of the new school, Elizabeth Thies. hide
  • New private school coming to Bellevue: BASIS Independent - 08/16/2021
    An elite new private school is coming to the Puget Sound area.BASIS Independent Schools says it has chosen a site in Bellevue to establish and open its 10th U.S. campus ...morein the fall of 2022.The Bellevue site, meant to serve the entire Seattle area, is a 6-acre property where The Jewish Day School of Metropolitan Seattle is located. (However, that school will continue to occupy part of the property for the time being.) BASIS says it will build a state-of-the-art educational facility with academic and administrative buildings, an athletic center and outdoor areas. hide
  • BASIS Independent Bellevue Set to Open in Fall 2022 - 08/03/2021
    BASIS Independent Bellevue is the newest location in the BASIS Independent Schools network of elite PreK12 private schools

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades 3-7
Year Founded

Student Body

Total Students
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List of Courses Offered
Classroom Dress Code
(Uniform not required. )

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
For Fall 2022:Grades 3-4 (Tuition is $25,600) Grades 5-7 (Tuition is $28,700)Families may pay tuition in three ways 1) one payment, 2) two payments, or 3) ten monthly payments

School Notes

  • Join our Interest List for fall 2022 and beyond.
  • At BASIS Independent Bellevue, we believe in educating students to the highest international standards with expert instruction in the liberal arts and STEM.
  • Our knowledgeable and passionate subject expert teachers believe that with the right support and encouragement, any motivated child can achieve academic excellence.
  • Our world-acclaimed program facilitates a joyful learning culture where hard work is celebrated and intellectual pursuits result in extraordinary opportunities!
  • We will develop a robust club and athletic offering as our school grows from Speech and Debate to basketball and more. 
  • BASIS Independent students are accepted to the world's top colleges and universities including Stanford, UC Berkeley, Princeton, MIT, Harvard, Oxford, the London School of Economics and Political Science and many more
Profile last updated: 07/12/2021

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: 3-7
  • Yearly Tuition: $28,700
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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The average private school tuition in Bellevue, WA is $19,781 for elementary schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Bellevue, WA is 82% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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