How to Apply

Renaissance is a small school with a maximum enrollment of 96, however, class sizes are at the same teacher/student ratio as in other district middle schools.

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Enrollment Policy

Renaissance is a Choice School open to any student in the Lake Washington School District. Students are chosen through an application and lottery process. Check out the Middle School Options brochure for more information.

Applications assist us in getting to know prospective students, rather than being a vehicle for excluding applicants.

Information Night

Tuesday, December 1, 2020
7:00 p.m. Virtual 

Choice School application timeline for 2021-22

The Choice School application is now closed. The kindergarten application for the Dual Language Program at Einstein Elementary is open until February 19, 2021.

  • November 6, 2020 – Online application opens at 9:00 a.m.
  • December 11, 2020 – Online applications due by 4:00 p.m.
  • January 8, 2021 – Lottery held at district
  • January 15, 2021 – Notification to families
  • January 26, 2021 – Acceptance deadline
  • February 19, 2021 – Kindergarten application for Dual Language Program due by 4:00 p.m.

School Background Information

Located at Eastlake High
400 228th Ave N.E.
Sammamish, WA 98074
(425) 936-1544
Principal: Chris Bede

  • A maximum of 96 students in grades 6-8 develop in an environment of academic rigor, using multiple approaches and perspectives
  • Focus on integrating the visual and performing arts with a challenging science and mathematics curriculum
  • Students are known and nurtured as important individuals who have an active concern for their community and society
  • Strong parent involvement and volunteerism
  • Numerous after-school enrichment programs