Mission & Beliefs

Assumption Catholic School, a ministry of the Church of the Assumption, provides excellent Catholic Education to students of Whatcom County. A rigorous curriculum is the foundation that nurtures the whole student in body, mind, and spirit. All students are expected to reach their potential, achieve a strong faith in God to go forth and make a lasting difference in the world.


Assumption Catholic School enhances academic excellence in order to inspire students to reach their fullest potential. The parents are the primary educators of their children. Assumption Catholic School teachers work in partnership with parents to provide a caring atmosphere that prepares students for lives of service and respect for one another, their families, their school, their church, their community, and the global community.

Teachers, along with the school community, foster personal and social development within a secure environment that promotes self-discipline and peaceful process. Based on Catholic values, teachers and parents work together to offer learning that will develop skills necessary to make decisions regarding spiritual relationship with God, respect for life, fostering of diversity, and life-long health and sense of well-being.