Bear Creek K-8 School



Bear Creek K-8 School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Bear Creek K-8 School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 98
1 121
2 125
3 124
4 128
5 128
6 154
7 124
8 102
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Bear Creek K-8 School is a public elementary school located in Lakewood, CO in the Jefferson County School District No. R-1. It enrolls 1,104 students in grades 1st through 12th. Bear Creek K-8 School is the 16th largest public school in Colorado and the 775th largest nationally. It has 19.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 1,104
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 19.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 57.71
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 775th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Colorado: 16th out of 1,099
Student/Teacher Rank in Colorado: 857th out of 1,097
Full Time Teacher Rank in Colorado: 23rd out of 1,097

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Bear Creek K-8 School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 568
(51%)
26,995
(51%)
 Female 536
(49%)
25,728
(49%)

Bear Creek K-8 School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 574
(52%)
35,848
(68%)
 Hispanic 384
(35%)
12,396
(24%)
 Asian 84
(8%)
1,499
(3%)
 Two or More 38
(3%)
2,011
(4%)
 Black 13
(1%)
588
(1%)
 American Indian 6
(1%)
296
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 5
(0%)
85
(0%)

Bear Creek K-8 School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 666
(60%)
36,764
(70%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 331
(30%)
12,824
(24%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 107
(10%)
3,135
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,092 ranked schools in Colorado, Bear Creek K-8 School is ranked 89th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Bear Creek K-8 School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (39.7%) is slightly lower than the state average of 44.5%. This may indicate that the area has a lower 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 K-8 School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1071
2006 1060
2007 1096
2008 1127
2009 1145
2010 1125
2011 1165
2012 1110
2013 1111
2014 1096
2015 1104

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 20.1
2006 21.1
2007 20.3
2008 20.2
2009 20
2010 21
2011 21.9
2012 19.3
2013 19.3
2014 19.3
2015 19.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.23996265172736
2006 0.24905660377358
2007 0.2728102189781
2008 0.28216503992902
2009 0.33624454148472
2010 0.37422222222222
2011 0.39914163090129
2012 0.4036036036036
2013 0.42664266426643
2014 0.37591240875912
2015 0.39673913043478

Compare Bear Creek K-8 School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,610.8% 16.1:1
 
1,910.0% 19.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 39.7%
 
State Average 44.5%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Bear Creek K-8 School
Lakewood, CO
Public KG - 08 1,104 19.1:1  
Westgate Elementary School
Lakewood, CO
Public PK - 06 575 16.6:1 2 miles
Addenbrooke Classical Grammar School
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Public KG - 05 213 15.9:1 2 miles
Zion Lutheran School
Denver, CO
Private PK - 08 90 12:1 2 miles
Green Gables Elementary School
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Public KG - 06 300 17.5:1 2 miles
Peiffer Elementary School
Littleton, CO
Public PK - 06 410 17.9:1 3 miles
Hope Christian Academy
Littleton, CO
Private PK - 08 63 5:1 3 miles
Silver State Christian School
Morrison, CO
Private PK - 08 77 5:1 3 miles
Patterson International School
Lakewood, CO
Public PK - 06 482 20.5:1 3 miles
Havern School
Littleton, CO
Private UG - UG 86 3:1 3 miles
Rooney Ranch Elementary School
Lakewood, CO
Public KG - 06 539 18.3:1 3 miles
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