College Readiness

Class of 2021 Senior Presentation

Information for seniors on applying to college, transferring college credit in the high school, financial aid and scholarships. 

Class of 2022 Junior Presentation

Helpful information for all juniors, especially those planning to apply to a 4-year college after high school.

11th graders' next steps for life after BHS. College and Career Information

Information For Everyone

Use the link above to access general information for all Bothell students



Naviance is a web-based system our district uses for college and career readiness, college applications, and the High School and Beyond plan. All students who are actively enrolled already have an account. Parents do not have accounts, but can ask their students to share what they are doing in Naviance. Here is the process for logging in:

Naviance password change tutorial

High School and Beyond Plan and Naviance How To Tutorial video

9th grade High School and Beyond Plan tutorial at BHS

10th grade High School and Beyond Plan Tutorial Video

11th grade High School and Beyond Plan Tutorial Video

12th grade HSBP Completion Tutorial Video

Requesting a Transcript through Naviance Tutorial video


In addition to a students GPA, course selections and involvement in extracurricular activities, 4-year colleges and universities take a solid look at how students do on either the SAT or ACT when making admission decisions.

Bothell's CEEB Code is 480100. You will need this number when registering for the SAT or ACT.


The PSAT Exam will be administered on October 16, 2019

Bothell High School will administer the PSAT/NMSQT (Preliminary Aptitude Test/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test) to all BHS sophomores during the October 16 PSAT exam window (7:30 - 11:00 a.m.). Juniors are encouraged but not required to take the test. Interested freshmen are also able to test if they would like to.

Who will be taking this test?

All BHS sophomores are expected to participate and take the PSAT exam and were already registered. The testing fee is $13 and there is financial assistance available for those who qualify. Sophomores, if you haven’t already, please pay the cashier at the BHS Cashier’s office or pay via your Touchbase account. If you need a username/password for Touchbase, please contact Jennee Balyeat, the BHS Cashier ( Freshmen and juniors are also invited to take the PSAT if they would like to, but are not required to do so. Freshmen and juniors must register and pay on if they would like to take the PSAT. See the link below.


Interested Freshmen and Juniors must register and pay by September 23, 2019. All sophomores are already registered to take the test.

How freshmen and juniors Register and Pay:

Registration and Payments ($13) are done through for Freshmen and Juniors.