Schools and Education
Education is the foundation of success for every community. It has a direct effect on how a commuinty will operation, function, and look in the years and decades ahead. No community in the West Sound offers more education option than Bremerton, Wash.
Olympic College is a public two-year community college that educates more than 13,000 students a year. Founded in 1946, the college has three campuses in Bremerton, Poulsbo, and Shelton - it serves a population of 280,000 residents living in Kitsap and Mason Counties. Olympic College helps students build skills for the next phase of their life or career.
Degrees and Certificates
Olympic College provides options to receive an associate degree or certificate. You can also take classes to complete the first two years of a bachelor's degree, get job training, update job skills, or take a class for personal enrichment. A bachelor's of science in nursing degree is also available through Olympic College or transfer to a university that is co-located at the Bremerton or Poulsbo campus.
At Everest College - Bremerton Campus, we make sure our students get the career training and life skills needed to be a success in their field of choice. We offer the training that can allow our students to get on with their lives. And, you'll learn your craft and skills in a real-world environment.
We also believe your learning experiences will be enhanced in a hands-on environment as opposed to just sitting in a classroom. Attending the Bremerton campus makes all the sense in the world if you're looking to get the training that can help you compete for a career in one of today's hottest career fields.
Bremerton School District is one of Kitsap County's 'Best Kept Secrets.' Located across the Puget Sound from Seattle, the District is home to about 5,000 students. Learn more about the great things in Bremerton School District throughout our website.
The District consists of:
- Four elementary schools (grades K-5)
- One Early Learning Center (grades PS-3)
- One elementary STEM academy (grades PS-7)
- One middle school (grades 6-8)
- One high school (grades 9-12)
- Two alternative high schools (grades 9-10 & 11-12)
- Alliance Academy (a K-8 homeschool partnership program)
The Bremerton School District prides itself on meeting the needs of ALL students. Our Early Childhood Care and Education Partnership with area preschools, FREE All-Day Kindergarten Program, Special Education, and Title I Programs have received state and national recognition. After-school and early-morning tutoring programs are available to help students reach both their educational goals and state standards.