Digging for Hidden Treasure


  • At Hillside everyone sits in the front row! Our students discover and develop their gifts in a supportive academic community with a teacher – student ratio of 1 to 5.
  • Our relevant, engaging curriculum of sciences, arts and humanities builds critical thinking skills and inspires creativity.
  • Our graduates attend the top institutions in the country, from MIT, Harvard, and Stanford, to Whitman, Reed and the University of Washington, among others.
  • Our strong, supportive community strengthens relationships across ages and interests.
  • Our campus encompasses 5 acres of pristine forest, and leads directly into the Bellevue – Newcastle greenbelt.  Hillside’s beautiful wilderness serves as a lab for biology, a springboard for poetry and art, and a playground for exploration!
  • Our students discover their gifts and share them with the world.