A student and a Panda book.

Writing to Help Save Pandas

Encouraged by her third grade teacher, Rachel Frye, at Sunnyland Elementary, Kaitlyn Voegele wrote in to the communications department of Bellingham Public Schools to inform others about an endangered species, panda bears. Kaitlyn learned pandas were endangered while reading about them one day at the Boys and Girls Club. Wanting to spread the word in order to increase…

Ultimate Frisbee team.

High School Students Compete in Youth Ultimate Frisbee Tournament

Representing Bellingham Public Schools, teams from Squalicum and Bellingham high schools participated on April 25 and 26 in the largest coed youth Ultimate Frisbee tournament in the world called Spring Reign, hosted by DiscNW. Competing among 16 high school teams, the Squalicum High School Ultimate Frisbee Club, Casually Fierce, finished in third place. “I was incredibly proud…