Speakers at the high school Trivia Bee.

High School Students Quizzed in Trivia Bee

Four Bellingham Public Schools’ high school students were quizzed by Ken Jennings and Scotty VanDryver in the 2015 Trivia Bee, hosted by the Whatcom Literacy Council. Bellingham High seniors Dante Kopolowitz-Fleming, Mia Hodges, Jonah Short-Miller, and Sehome High junior Henry Han participated as one team, representing Bellingham Public Schools. The trivia bee and silent auction is…

Bellingham High Tech Crew in Orlando.

Bellingham High Tech Crew Visits Universal Studios in Orlando

Bellingham High School’s Technical Entertainment Crew (TEC) visited Universal Studios in Orlando, Florida over spring break 2015. Twelve TEC students traveled ranging from freshmen to seniors along with three chaperones. Students watched and analyzed the shows in production at Universal Studios studying different technology utilized.  The students also toured Full Sail, a technical university focused on…

District volunteer receives an award.

District Community Volunteers Honored at WASA Awards Event

Retired Bellingham High School orchestra teacher Mark Schlichting and parent Tom Kunesh received a Community Leadership Award from the Washington Association of School Administrators (WASA) Region 108. Schlichting, Kunesh and many local businesses and community organizations were instrumental in getting the new strings program launched last fall in our elementary schools. Currently, after-school violin instruction to fifth graders is offered twice…