Application Process 2021-2022

Thank you for your interest in Assumption Catholic School. We understand that choosing a school for your family is a very important decision, and we are delighted that you are considering Assumption to partner with you in the education of your child. Assumption Catholic School welcomes applications for children Preschool through Eighth Grade regardless of… Read More
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The “Growing Great Kids Auction & Gala” is the largest annual fundraiser for Assumption Catholic School. Each year parents, parishioners and community members come together in support of our school, students, and Catholic education in Whatcom County. This year our Auction will be held virtually! Be a part of what has grown to become one… Read More
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Slide Inclusive Community         We are an inclusive community of Catholic families and families of all faiths.

Slide Affordable & Accessible         ACS is not elitist. It is the oldest private school in Bellingham, serving third and fourth-generation families of Whatcom County. One-fourth of families receive tuition assistance.

Slide Ethnically Diverse         Our school is more ethnically diverse than many schools in Whatcom County. Spanish is taught K-8. Heritages are honored and celebrated.

Wednesday Parent Newsletter 6.16.2021

Field Day/Fun Day 2021! It was all fun and games on Tuesday afternoon! The many prayers said for decent weather definitely worked. The sun shone and there were too many smiles to count. The kids especially loved having their teachers join in the fun!  Huge thanks to Mrs. Lisa Twining and Mrs. Bev Williams for… Read More
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Assumption Catholic School shares a rich history of 106 years of traditional, Catholic education. It has always been a school that prepares students to go into the world and to share their gifts and talents. High school teachers in Whatcom County will tell us that Assumption graduates are extremely well prepared for high school because they have learned how to study, how to think critically, and how to embrace challenges.

This traditional education didn’t stop when, on March 15th, the governor declared, “Stay home, stay healthy.” By the next day, our qualified and exceptional teachers began a newly developed Distance Learning Program. Equipped with some technical know-how and limited training on Microsoft Teams and Seesaw, the teachers embraced the challenge with the same initiative and enthusiasm they bring every day…
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families surveyed list Academic Excellence and Community as their #1 reason for choosing Assumption.


of families agree that faith and spiritual development meets or exceeds their expectations


of families scored 9 or 10 when asked on a scale of 1-10, how likely the parent is to recommend our school