Bellingham Education and Schools

Bellingham and Whatcom County are lucky to provide residents with many educational opportunities. Whether you are looking for a private school for a child in the family, a University for a higher education or a technical college to obtain some vocational training, it's all available. Pick one of the educational categories below to learn more about school in Bellingham and the surrounding communities.

Public Schools
The Bellingham and Whatcom County School Districts are nationally recognized for their high academic achievements. There area a total of seven public school districts in Whatcom County. Check out the public schools page to learn more about the school districts and the opportunities they offer students.

Private Schools
Whatcom County has a wonderful choice of private schools to offer it's residents. Check out the private schools link above to obtain a list of private schools in the area.

Higher Education
Bellingham is consistently recognized as one of the top college towns in the nation. Home to Western Washington University, Whatcom Community College and Bellingham Technical School you are sure to find all the programs you will need to complete your degree.