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
9 435
10 403
11 404
12 392

Bear Creek High School is a public high school of the Jefferson County School District No. R-1 located in Lakewood, CO. It has 1,634 students in grades 9th through 12th. Bear Creek High School is the 52nd largest public high school in Colorado and the 2,821st largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 18.8 to 1.

Total Students: 1,634
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 86.9
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 2,821st out of 26,089
Enrollment Rank in Colorado: 52nd out of 501
Student/Teacher Rank in Colorado: 321st out of 496
Full Time Teacher Rank in Colorado: 46th out of 496

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Bear Creek High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 840
(51%)
18,508
(49%)
 Male 794
(49%)
19,224
(51%)

Bear Creek High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 855
(52%)
25,074
(66%)
 Hispanic 570
(35%)
9,367
(25%)
 Asian 124
(8%)
1,258
(3%)
 Two or More 44
(3%)
1,246
(3%)
 Black 23
(1%)
442
(1%)
 American Indian 15
(1%)
268
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 3
(0%)
77
(0%)

Bear Creek High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 1,027
(63%)
26,696
(71%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 443
(27%)
8,483
(22%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 164
(10%)
2,553
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Bear Creek High School is ranked 51st out of 485 ranked schools in Colorado, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Bear Creek High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (37.1%) is slightly higher than the state average of 36.7%. 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
2013 1732
2014 1672
2015 1634

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
2013 15.5
2014 18.3
2015 18.8

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
2013 0.38337182448037
2014 0.34748803827751
2015 0.37148102815177

Compare Bear Creek High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
1,761.6% 17.6:1
 
1,880.0% 18.8:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 36.7%
 
This School 37.1%
 
National Average 48.3%
 

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Public 09 - 12 1,634 18.8:1  
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Public 07 - 08 705 17.4:1 4 miles
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