Peer Mentoring Matches Climb High

This year’s program got off to a fast start when 24 students spent Friday September 19th at The Firs portable challenge and high-ropes course. Two CIS site coordinators took 24 students for a day of personal challenge. At the end of a tired day there were positive stories to take away. According to Ashley Geleynce, […]

Improv for Education Starting December 5th in Nooksack Valley

Contact Leslie Dykstra at to get involved with Communities In Schools at Nooksack Vally High School.  This program takes place at Nooksack High and Options High School in Bellingham.  Watch the video below to learn more.    

Shuksan Middle School Student Wins Race for Education

After weeks of rain the weather cleared for the Whatcom County Race for Education on October 12th.  Volunteers were up early, setting up cones, chalking the course and drinking lots of coffee.  More than 200 racers enjoyed the scenic course and 15 received raffle prizes handed out by Bellingham Schools Superintendent Dr. Greg Baker. More […]