NEW RUNNING START STUDENTS
Students and families who missed Dual Credit Night can learn more by reviewing MSHS Counseling Center's Running Start Presentation and MSHS Dual Credit Options.
Applying to Running Start
STEP 1: Complete the college's Running Start application on their website. Bellevue College application can be found HERE. For all questions about your application please contact firstname.lastname@example.org STEP 2:
Check your email for instructions from BC and complete all outlined enrollment steps, including placement, by designated deadlines.
NOTE: Make sure to check your junk mail! STEP 3: Get an idea of the classes you wish to take using the following: • MSHS BC Course Equivalency Guide • BC's course catalog (check BC website or contact BC Center for High School Programs by phone at 425-564-2026 or by email to email@example.com). STEP 4: Review the MSHS Running Start Agreement Video and read & sign the MSHS Running Start Agreement NOTE: Review the Running Start Program Eligibility Requirements & Scope to confirm that you meet the criteria to participate in the program. STEP 5: Complete the following Google Form: New Running Start Student - Document Uploads & Appointment Request • You will need the following documents to complete this form. Please ensure documents for upload are in a PDF format (most phones have a scanner app!): 1. MSHS Running Start Agreement - initialed and signed by student & parent 2. Running Start Enrollment Verification Form - top portion completed 3. Proof of English & Math placement (i.e. email from Bellevue College confirming placement in English 101 and Math 098) 4. A list or idea about courses you would like to take during Fall Quarter •
Your school counselor will contact you via email to schedule a follow-up phone appointment and complete your EVF. Parent attendance is strongly encouraged.
• Once your counselor signs and returns your EVF, you will submit it to: firstname.lastname@example.org
English & Math Placement at Bellevue College
** Due to the COVID-19 health crisis, Bellevue's testing center has moved to online only services. For quicker placement results, please email your transcript to email@example.com for math and English placement**
Visit BC's website for more information at: https://www.bellevuecollege.edu/testing/placement/
Option 1: Provide BC with a copy of your unofficial high school transcript.
- Review the following for placement via a transcript: English Composition Placement Matrix and Math Placement Matrix for SVSD Students
- Email your transcript to firstname.lastname@example.org. You will receive a response within 2 working days.
- Take your transcript into Bellevue College Testing Services office. BC will complete placement while you are there.
Option 2: If you are in 11th grade, submit SBA ELA and SBA Math test scores.
- 10th graders will not SBA results until the summer after their sophomore year.
Option 3: Take the English and/or Math placement exam(s).
- BC Testing Services hours and information is available HERE.
Bellevue College Running Start Testing Resources