Supporting education on Lummi Island since 2009
As an International Baccalaureate Primary Years Program World School, Beach Elementary School is part of a world-wide community of international and local schools offering a rigorous educational program designed to meet the needs of the whole child.
Any student in Whatcom County may request a transfer to Beach Elementary School.
To learn about the transfer process contact the Ferndale School District at 360-383-9200.
For information about this unique school, please call the Beach School office at 360-383-9440.
Lummi Island Foundation for Education (LIFE) is committed to sustaining and enhancing education at Beach School and for children on Lummi Island through current and long-term financial support and stability.
Read more about how we function.
LIFE provides funding for school programs and activities that might otherwise not be available to Beach School students.
Current 2019-2020 school year programs include:
International Baccalaureate (IB) Program
Primary Years Program (PYP) Coordinator + Teaching Materials
Spanish Language Program Instructor
Salish Sea Curriculum Workshop
7th Annual Lummi Island Summer Theater Camp
… and more.
Get a more in-depth glimpse of LIFE's funded projects.