2021 summer hours in Bellingham Public Schools

Summer Hours

Elementary and middle school offices are closed for the summer beginning Monday, June 28. Beginning Friday, June 25 at 4 p.m. PDF report cards will be available in Skyward Family Access Portfolio. Hard copy report cards will also be sent home.

Beginning the week of June 21, the District Office will be open to the public from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Thursday, and closed to the public on Fridays through Aug. 13. The District Office and high school offices will be closed to the public on Monday, July 5.

New families can register their children online and assistance will be available at buildings that are open over the summer, including the District Office.

This week (June 21-25), Bellingham, Options, Sehome and Squalicum high school offices will be open to the public from 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday.

Beginning June 28, high school offices will be open to the public from 8 a.m. to noon and 1 to 3 p.m. Monday through Thursday and closed on Friday. Starting the week of Aug. 2, high school offices will be open 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.

From July 12 to 23, high school offices will be closed. Options will be open for summer school only.

Elementary and middle schools reopen to the public on Tuesday, Aug. 17 from 9 a.m. to noon and 1:30 to 3:30 p.m.

2021-22 School Year

School begins for students in grades 1-12 on Wednesday, Sept. 1, 2021.

Kindergarten students will start with two half-days 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Thursday and Friday, Sept. 2 and 3 with lunch served. Please check with your school regarding kindergarten entry conferences. The first full-day of kindergarten will be Tuesday, Sept. 7. The first day of preschool is Friday, Sept. 3.

Schedules for middle and high school orientations and athletic/activities turnout and elementary “meet and greet” times will be posted on school websites and school online calendars.

Additional information about the school year calendar, school meals, school supplies, transportation and more can be found on our School Day Information webpage.