Bellingham High School

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2020 Cornwall Ave

Bellingham, WA 98225

(360) 676-6575

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Grades: 9 - 12

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 1,111

Students Per Teacher: 24

Parent Reviews

17 Parent Reviews for Bellingham High School

An admin that encourages student leadership, an efficient & friendly front office staff (which cannot be underestimated), and a solid community of coaches, teachers, parents, and students work together at BHS to build what I have observed to be an extraordinary experience for students. BHS has competent ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/04/14

I don't recommend this high school unless you are prepared to completely conform to their ideologies and cheer along. The administration doesn't know how to deal with real problems and real people. They have some very nice teachers, but also some awful ones. The current principal has a number of backward ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/21/13

We love BHS! This school has TONS of school spirit. The teachers and staff are simply fantastic. The use of technology is terrific. Our teachers care so much and do all they can for the students. I can't think of a better high school than this!

Posted by a parent on 02/06/13

it's the best school ever they have great teachers and this is the best freshmen year ever go bellingham

Posted by a student on 10/09/12

I could not ask to attend a better high school. The building is clean, the teachers do their very best to create a good learning environment, our priciple is AMAZING, the athletics may not have the best coaches but the school spirit is incredible, even the lunch food is good. With academics: you get ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 09/12/10

We have the best principal in the history of the universe, and lots of great teachers who are very charismatic.

Posted by a student on 10/04/09

its an amazing school. i couldnt be more happier to be going here. =]

Posted by a student on 11/25/08

The principal, Steve Clarke, of Bellingham is friends with everyone. He is the most inspiring man, and all of the students look up to him. Freedom is a major concept - kids don't abuse their rights of off campus lunches and breaks. As a freshman, it helps me become more independent and I cherish my walks ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 02/20/08

As a parent of a freshman at BHS I just wanted to say that I couldn't have asked for a better high school! Steve Clarke was awarded the title as the 'Best Principal in Washington State' and either the second or third best in the nation for public schools. The facility is outstanding. It was newly renovated ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/11/07

I love Bellingham High School. I'm a freshman and I think out of all 3 schools Bellingham is the best (I have friends at all of them)! The Principal, Mr. Steve Clarke is an amazing principal, one of the best in the country! Whoever said that this school needs to improve it's principal leadership is crazy! ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 01/11/07

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Test scores for Bellingham High School

EOC* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Bellingham High School
Bellingham School District
* In 2011-2012 Washington used the High School Proficiency Exam (HSPE) to test students in reading and writing in grade 10. Math skills are tested by the End-of-Course (EOC) exams. The HSPE is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Washington. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.

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Bellingham schools — Bellingham High School is located at 2020 Cornwall Ave, Bellingham WA 98225. 2020 Cornwall Ave is in the 98225 ZIP code in Bellingham, WA The school district for Bellingham High School is the Bellingham School District. Bellingham High School is a Public school that serves grade levels 9 - 12.
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