Stories from our schools: student and staff highlights June 2021

Bellingham Public Schools is proud to share these stories of our students and staff living The Bellingham Promise.

Humans of BPS: Graduating Class of 2021

Check out these interviews with seniors from all four high schools as they share memories and reflections from their time with Bellingham Public Schools.

A collage of eight graduation seniors


Inclusive preschool builds friendship in Bellingham schools

For the past five years, Bellingham Public Schools has offered an inclusive preschool program at Alderwood and Cordata elementary schools. The program includes opportunities for typically developing children and children with developmental delays or disabilities…

A girl in preschool holds stickers


Sehome drama students depict pandemic teen life in award-winning, devised film project

Connect/Disconnect is an original devised film, written and created by Sehome High School drama students about their experiences during the school closures and the 2020 pandemic. It premiered online in January 2021.

A scene from Connect/Disconnect


Humans of BPS: Cordata, Central Kitchen and Fairhaven/Shuksan

Featuring paraeducator Mandeep Kaur at Cordata Elementary School, cook Lisa Jones at the Central Kitchen and Special Education teacher Jasleen Aulakh at Fairhaven and Shuksan middle schools. View all our Humans of BPS interviews.

Three staff highlighted for our series Humans of Bellingham Public Schools

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