Bellingham High School

9/10
GreatSchools Rating
Reviews
16
Grades
9-12
Students
1,100
Type
Public
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Academics
9/10
Test scores
Find out what state standardized test scores really tell you about a school – and what they don’t.

Good news!

Test scores at this school are far above the state average, suggesting that most students at this school are performing at or above grade level.


Parent tips

Even high-performing schools can have disparities between student groups. To understand how well this school serves all its students, review the information below in the Equity section. Understand what on-track learning looks like for your child and how you can help at home.


Math
55%
State avg: 35%
Biology I
76%
State avg: 72%
English
62%
State avg: 33%
College readiness
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4-year high school graduation rate
94%
State avg: 78%
AP course participation
31%
State avg: 17%
Percentage of students passing 1 or more AP exams grades 9-12
74%
State avg: 62%
Equity
Environment
Students
Studies show that diversity in school leads to long-term benefits for students. Discover why!
White
75%
Hispanic
13%
Two or more races
8%
Asian
2%
American Indian/Alaska Native
1%
Black
1%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander
<1%
Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
24 :1
State avg: 20 :1
Students per counselor
375 :1
State avg: 821 :1
Percent of teachers with less than 3 years of experience
1%
State avg: 7%
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Neighborhood
2020 Cornwall Ave
Bellingham, WA 98225
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Last modified: June 23, 2017
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