Sarah Condreay, an 11-year teaching veteran at Sumas Elementary, will take the reigns as the new principal of Sumas next year. And she'll do so in an entirely new building, welcoming both students and the community to a fresh educational experience.
The surprised reaction from Sumas Elementary music teacher Landon Wynne upon receiving a $3,000 check from the Bellingham Symphony Orchestra to replace lost musical equipment during the fall flooding says it all: "That's awesome!"
Ashley Homer is the captain of the semi-pro Whatcom Waves soccer team. She's also a third-grade teacher at Nooksack Elementary. Those two worlds combined in one special night on Saturday when her third-grade class showed up at the Bellingham Sportsplex in a surprise support of their teacher.