A kindergarten through eighth grade school, for gifted kids who love to learn.

List of 8 items.

  • 1985

    Founded
  • 9:1

    Student to teacher ratio
  • 7.6

    Acre campus on Cougar Mountain in Bellevue
  • 355

    Number of students
  • 18

    Average class size
  • 1:1

    Student: Computer
  • 10

    Annual theatrical and musical productions
  • 75+

    Annual K-8 partnerships & field trips

News & Upcoming Events

In the News

List of 3 news stories.

  • Open Window School Fifth Graders Win National NSTA/Toshiba Exploravision Competition

    Bellevue’s Open Window School fifth grade students Julia Stewart and Jacob Park have won the Toshiba/NSTA ExploraVision national prize in the grades 4-6 category.

    The Toshiba/ NSTA ExploraVision competition is a project-learning based collaborative program which encourages innovation and real-world problem solving.

    The winning team considered the issue of clean water as inspiration for innovative design.
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  • Mission Patch designed by Trudy Inagawa

    Open Window School Experiment Launched to ISS on Sunday morning

    Open Window School alumni scientists Armaan Thomas, Atiwit Miles Chanbai, and Cadence Ching experienced a once in a lifetime opportunity watching the launch of the experiment they developed, Effects of Microgravity on Penicillium Chrysogenum’s Ability to Inhibit Cell Wall Synthesis in Staphylococcus Epidermis, to the International Space Station on the SpaceX-21 at 8:17 am PT, Sunday, December 6. If you missed the launch, watch here: youtu.be/iB6vOP4_9wM
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  • Zoom call with WA Secretary of State Kim Wyman

    Students Hear from Secretary of State Kim Wyman About Election Process

    Ms. Paulson's eighth grade humanities students engage in real world work that matters. In 2020, hot topics are elections, election safety, voter access, and civic engagement. Through their work with Teach with TVW, students were invited to ask Secretary of State Kim Wyman a few questions over a Zoom call about the upcoming election and civic engagement at the state level.
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Thank you for including Open Window School as you search for the right educational setting for your child. Our program is dedicated to nurturing gifted children’s social and emotional needs, intellectual curiosity, creativity, and capacity for critical thinking. Supporting the whole child is the corner stone of our philosophy, and our school is founded on the knowledge that our students are “children first and gifted second.”
Office Hours: 8AM-6PM
Open Window School provides a challenging academic curriculum blended with nurturing support from teachers that prepares students for long-term success.