Alternative Learning School in North Bend, Washington
330 Ballarat Ave N, North Bend, WA 98045
Two Rivers School (TRS) is an alternative learning program of choice that emphasizes goal setting and personal responsibility for students in grades 8-12 who prefer a smaller school environment as they work toward a high school diploma. It began as a part-time evening program in 1987 and expanded to its current location in 1997. The school now serves approximately 110 high school students and 13 students in grade 8. Two Rivers provides onsite childcare for teen parents, plus access to Running Start, the Washington Network for Innovative Careers (WaNIC), and accredited online courses through the Snoqualmie Valley Virtual Academy (SVVA). Two Rivers School uses a non-graded, standards-based evaluation system where students work toward the 22 (24 for class of 2019+) credits the district requires to graduate.
Two Rivers is an alternative school that uses Project-Based Learning. It is a small school with very attentive teachers and staff, it has been totally life-changing. There is no comparison to large high schools, it is truly a unique and amazing education experience.