Bellevue schools are ranked among the nation’s best public schools. All five Bellevue high schools - International, Newport, Interlake, Bellevue, and Sammamish made Newsweek's 2013 list of "America's Best High Schools." International School ranked 31st among the best 2,000 public high schools in the nation.

Other state and national rankings distinguish the Bellevue high schools, including the Washington Post list of America's Most Challenging High Schools and U.S. News and World Report’s 2013 Best High Schools list.

Schools servicing Downtown Bellevue

Enatai Elementary
Chinook Middle School
Bellevue High School
International School

Downtown Bellevue is also near many institutions of higher learning

Bellevue College
Bellevue College Continuing Education
City University
DeVry University

Keller Graduate School of Management
University of Phoenix
UW Bothell Eastside Leadership Center
Global Innovation Exchange (GIX) 
Seattle University Eastside C​enter