Bear Creek High School



Bear Creek High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Bear Creek High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 482
10 468
11 444
12 453

Bear Creek High School is a public high school of the Jefferson County School District No. R-1 located in Lakewood, CO. It has 1,847 students in grades 9th through 12th. Bear Creek High School is the 34th largest public high school in Colorado and the 1,907th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 19.1 to 1.

Total Students: 1,847
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 19.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 96.76

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Bear Creek High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 962
(52%)
18,934
(51%)
 Female 885
(48%)
18,095
(49%)

Bear Creek High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 1,044
(57%)
25,333
(68%)
 Hispanic 585
(32%)
8,563
(23%)
 Asian 116
(6%)
1,189
(3%)
 Two or More 60
(3%)
1,142
(3%)
 Black 23
(1%)
473
(1%)
 American Indian 19
(1%)
266
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
63
(0%)

Bear Creek High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 1,140
(62%)
25,281
(68%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 481
(26%)
8,920
(24%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 226
(12%)
2,828
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Bear Creek High School is ranked 27th out of 0 ranked schools in Colorado, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Bear Creek High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (38.3%) is slightly higher than the state average of 35.3%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Bear Creek High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1889
2006 1884
2007 1854
2008 1834
2009 1861
2010 1893
2011 1899
2012 1847

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 20.4
2006 20.8
2007 19.9
2008 19.6
2009 20.3
2010 20.1
2011 20
2012 19.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.18581259925887
2006 0.18789808917197
2007 0.19471413160734
2008 0.20665212649945
2009 0.27135948414831
2010 0.30639197041733
2011 0.34860452869932
2012 0.38278289117488

Compare Bear Creek High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
1,750.5% 17.5:1
 
1,910.0% 19.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 35.3%
 
This School 38.3%
 
National Average 46.8%
 

Top Nearby High Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Bear Creek High School
Lakewood, CO
Public 09 - 12 1,847 19.1:1  
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Public 07 - 12 1,020 20.2:1 2 miles
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Public 09 - 12 832 14.5:1 3 miles
O'Connell Middle School
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Public 07 - 08 509 13.9:1 4 miles
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