About

Since 1985, the Bellevue Public Schools Foundation has worked to improve the lives of students and educators by providing funding and support for special projects and initiatives within the school system that would otherwise not be possible. BPS Foundation uses donations, corporate sponsorships and income from the Kids’ Time before-and-after school program to fill funding gaps within the District. 

Our Vision

Our vision is that every student will be prepared for life after high school, whether the choice is to attend college, enter the workforce, or obtain technical training.

Our Mission

Our mission is to accelerate educational achievement for ALL students through the effective mobilization of innovation, relationships, and resources.

Belief Statements

Equality for All

We Believe

Everyone deserves a high-quality education.

Value of Public Education

We Believe

Public education is a primary determinant of our country’s economic prosperity and future success.

Multiple Pathways

We Believe

In preparing students for the variety of postsecondary and career pathways available to them.

Innovation

We Believe

In serving as a catalyst that activates new, more effective solutions to some of education’s most pressing issues.

Continuous Improvement

We Believe

In learning from our work and using these discoveries to inform the best solutions and investments in education.

Our Team

Meet our talented and dedicated team that are at the heart of the Bellevue Public Schools Foundation.

Jon Costello

EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR
bpsfoundation@bpsne.net
402-293-4030

Kelly Carver

OFFICE MANAGER
kelly.carver@bpsne.net
402-827-5960

Jennifer Peters

MANAGER OF ALUMNI RELATIONS & DEVELOPMENT
jennifer.peters@bpsne.net
402-827-1859

Danielle Moss

KIDS' TIME PROGRAM DIRECTOR
danielle.moss@bpsne.net
402-827-1858