Reminder: Promise Award Nominations Accepted Until 8 a.m., March 1

A Message from the Department of Communications and Community Relations

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. Completed nomination forms are due by 8 a.m. Monday, March 1.

Nominations may be submitted for:

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

Nominations are scored by the Promise Awards Advisory Group using a scoring rubric based on The Bellingham Promise. View the Promise Awards webpage for awards information and timeline.

For questions about the Promise Awards process contact the Department of Communications and Community Relations at 360-676-6520 or email

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