Bear Creek Community Charter School

Tel: (570)820-4070
  • Bear Creek Community Charter School serves 461 students in grades K-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the PA average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 32%.
  • Bear Creek Community Charter School operates within the Bear Creek Community Charter School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 461 students has grown by 9% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 27 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades K-8
Total Students461 students
Bear Creek Community Charter School Total Students (2006-2016)
Gender %Bear Creek Community Charter School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
Bear Creek Community Charter School Total Teachers (2006-2016)
Students by GradeBear Creek Community Charter School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.27 is less than the state average of 0.51. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School(PA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
Bear Creek Community Charter School Student Teacher Ratio (2006-2016)
Asian
1%
4%
Bear Creek Community Charter School Asian Students (2005-2016)
Hispanic
6%
10%
Bear Creek Community Charter School Black Students (2005-2016)
Black
8%
15%
Bear Creek Community Charter School Black Students (2006-2016)
White
85%
68%
Bear Creek Community Charter School White Students (2006-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsBear Creek Community Charter School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownPA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.270.51
Bear Creek Community Charter School Diversity Score (2006-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
34%
44%
Bear Creek Community Charter School Eligible for Free Lunch (2008-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
3%
Bear Creek Community Charter School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2008-2016)

District Comparison

  • Bear Creek Community Charter School District's student population of 461 students has grown by 9% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $11,076 in this district is less than the state average of $13,048. The district revenue/student has declined by 13% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $8,720 is less than the state average of $12,915. The district spending/student has declined by 23% over four years.
School District NameBear Creek Community Charter School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
3
Number of Students Managed4611,464
Bear Creek Community Charter School District Students Managed (2006-2016)
District Total Revenue$5 MM$19 MM
Bear Creek Community Charter School District District Total Revenue (2006-2016)
District Spending$4 MM$19 MM
Bear Creek Community Charter School District District Spending (2006-2016)
District Revenue / Student$11,076$13,048
Bear Creek Community Charter School District District Revenue / Student (2006-2016)
District Spending / Student$8,720$12,915
Bear Creek Community Charter School District District Spending / Student (2006-2016)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2016 (latest year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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Pennsylvania public schools have a diversity score of 0.51, which is lower than the national average of 0.52. The most diverse school district in Pennsylvania is York Academy Regional Charter School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Pennsylvania or national school diversity statistics.