Reminder: Promise Award Nominations Accepted Until 5 p.m. Feb. 15

We are excited to celebrate staff and volunteers in Bellingham Public Schools with our annual Promise Awards, which are tied to the vision, mission, core beliefs and outcomes of The Bellingham Promise. Nominations will be accepted through 5 p.m. Friday, Feb. 15. You can nominate someone today using our online form. Anyone can nominate. Click here for awards information and timeline.

Nominations may be submitted for:

  • Above and Beyond Service Award
  • Collaboration Award
  • Compassion and Service Award
  • Dependable and Responsible Award
  • Great Teaching Award
  • Innovation and Flexibility Award
  • Outstanding Leadership Award
  • Community Partner/Volunteer of the Year
  • One Schoolhouse Award

Completed nomination forms are due by 5 p.m. on Feb. 15. Nominations are scored by the Promise Awards Advisory Group using a scoring rubric based on The Bellingham Promise.

For questions about the Promise Awards contact the Department of Communications and Community Relations at 360-647-6836 or email

Thank you and we look forward to celebrating the exceptional work of our staff and volunteers again this year!