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Linda Short accepts Promise Awards

Promise Awards Nominations Accepted Until 5 p.m. Feb. 23

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Students on playground

Budget Update for 2018-19

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Parkview Elementary School exterior

Learn more about our proposed bond projects.

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Teacher Jamie Yoos gives instruction

New High School Early Dismissal Schedule for Feb. 8, March 8 and April 26

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Skyward Outage

A Message from the Department of Teaching…

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Semester Break Jan. 24

Semester break is Wednesday, Jan. 24 and…

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The Bellingham Promise

Bellingham Promise

We, as a community, make a collective commitment to Bellingham’s children. We will empower every child to discover and develop a passion, contribute to their community, and achieve a fulfilling and productive life.

Bellingham Promise

We collectively commit that our students are cared for and respected, and that they will graduate from our schools prepared for success.

Bellingham Promise

All students will be exceptional in their own way, with strong character, a passion for learning, and ready for the widest range of educational and vocational options to support a diversity of life choices.

Promise Stories

Sehome’s Kevin Ryan is National Coach of the Year

Sehome coach Kevin Ryan's success has been…

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Bellingham schools receive grants to help homeless students

Bellingham Public Schools and community partners received…

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Featured Video

Loving Our Kids

A tenet of The Bellingham Promise is “all children should be loved.” At the end of last school year, we asked staff members to tell their students they love them, catch it on video and send it to us.