Bear Creek High School

9800 West Dartmouth Place,

Lakewood, CO, 80227

Tel: (303)982-8855
Grades: 9-12

1,899 students

Bear Creek High School serves 1,899 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the CO average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 44% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is equal to the state average of 44%.
Bear Creek High School operates within the Jefferson County No. R-1 School District.
The school district's 81% graduation rate is higher than the CO state average of 78%%.

Overview

The student population of 1899 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 95 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,899 students
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 95 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.59 is more than the state average of 0.58. The school's diversity has increased by 5% over five years.
This School (CO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 20:1
15:1
American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
5%
3%
Hispanic
31%
32%
Black
1%
5%
White
56%
56%
Unknown
6%
3%
All Ethnic Groups
Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. 0.59
0.58
Eligible for Free LunchFamilies meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program. 24%
34%
Eligible for Reduced
LunchFamilies meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
10%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 85,793 students has grown by 0% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 81% has increased from 0% over five years.
School District Name Jefferson County No. R-1 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
163
3
Number of Students Managed 85,793
554
Graduation Rate 81
78%
District Total Revenue $853 MM
n/a
District Spending $873 MM
n/a
District Revenue / Student $9,925
$0
District Spending / Student $10,162
$0
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2034 (latest year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is D'evelyn Junior/senior High School (1.3 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Carmody Middle School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Westgate Elementary School (1 miles away)
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