BEAR CREEK K-8 SCHOOL

Go back
9601 W DARTMOUTH PL
DENVER, CO 80227
Visit this school's website
Phone: 303-982-8714
School Information
  • GreatSchools Rating: 9
  • Educational Climate: Average
  • Technology Measure: Medium-low
  • Type: Public
  • Grades: Kindergarten - 8th Grade
  • District: Jefferson County School District No. R-1
  • Students/Teacher: 20:1
  • Students/Grade: 122.2
  • Number Students: 1100
  • Number Teachers: 50
  • Instructional Expense/Pupil: 5162
  • Poverty Level: 6 - 15.9 PERCENT
  • Principal: Ms Victoria Kaye
  • CHARTER SCHOOL
  • GIFTED AND TALENTED PROGRAMS
  • ESL
  • SPECIAL EDUCATION
  • ADVANCED PLACEMENT
  • BEFORE AND AFTER SCHOOL PROGRAMS
  • ALTERNATIVE PROGRAMS
  • YEAR ROUND CLASSES
  • VOC-TECH
  • ADULT EDUCATION
  • NCLB SCHOOL
  • BLUE RIBBON SCHOOL
  • COALITION OF ESSENTIAL SCHOOLS
  • AYP SCHOOL
  • INTERNATIONAL BACCALAUREATE
  • MAGNET SCHOOL
School Ratings & Reviews

School Ratings (51 ratings)
Maximum Rating: 5




    School Reviews (40 Reviews)
    Page 2 of 8
    Other Review | Rating:
    Posted 2014-04-23
    "I've been a bear creek K-8 for nine years and if were two use two words to describe the school it would be tenacious and tough. I've received advanced CSAP scores my whole life and that is because of Bear Creek. I love the teachers, art, music, P.E., tech, Math COunts, Science Olympiad, and everything else this school has to offer them. I would gladly re do the last nine years of my life so I could stay at bear creek K-*. I would rather be here than anywhere. I'm not looking forward to Graduation because then I'll lose this school. No, BULLYING is not a problem. If you're gonna write that in a review make sure you know what your talking about and how to spell it. I love this school.I will miss it so much when I leave for high school next year."
    Parent Review | Rating:
    Posted 2014-04-11
    "This school blames the kid for the fault of the parents. When the lunch account goes negative they shame the kid by branding them with a sticker. Why? They have my email address and phone number and the "Parent Communication" folder. Is it necessary to label my kid for something beyond her control? Then there are the R/S/R packets and Reading Logs. Both which need signing by the parent. Apparently there is some kind of metric or bonus tied to them because when the parent forgets to sign them the student is punished by not being allowed to go to recess. Not having them signed is completely out of the control of the student. I understand that the teaching profession is a very difficult one. But these things are just petty. With regards to actual education I'm less than impressed. The teacher stressed that my child "needs to work on memorizing math facts". Memorization is only useful for passing a test. It sounds like BCK-8 has decided to play the NCLB game and get great test scores that mean nothing. I prefer my kids get an education. Don't get me started on the "improved" traffic situation. It's not only not safer but more confusing, expensive, and time consuming."
    Parent Review | Rating:
    Posted 2014-04-08
    "We are parents of kids that are at Bear Creek k-8. They are in 7th grade at this school. We think our school is too strict and you should serve REAL food because my kid is always saying it is bad. The traffic system is also terrible as well. every morning when I drop my children off in my limo, a dang bus almost runs into me. The vice principal is much too well uh bad wordy. and they have an extremly strict dress code. the main principal is always wearing short dresses if she doesnt follow the dress code why should my kids have to? my kids are very advanced education wise though which is a benifit.; they have great education."
    Parent Review | Rating:
    Posted 2014-02-12
    "We moved here from out of state at the beginning of December and I was worried about my child being a little behind. Her teacher has been extremely helpful in getting her caught up with the other children. Every interaction I have had with the staff has been positive. It is a tough school with much more homework than we were used to, but I don't think that's necessarily a bad thing."
    Parent Review | Rating:
    Posted 2013-11-15
    "Non flexible. I found the staff to be extremely arrogant. The middle school does not offer variety, the students are not set up for high school. I would not recommend this school."
    Page 2 of 8
    Community information and market data Powered by Onboard Informatics. Copyright ©2015 Onboard Informatics. Information is deemed reliable but not guaranteed. * Based on a 30-year fixed rate of 4.75% with 20% down. The estimated payment is offered for convenience and is not an offer of credit. Due to market fluctuations, interest rates are subject to change at any time and without notice. Interest rates are also subject to credit and property approval based on secondary market guidelines. The rates shown are based on average rates for our best qualified customers. Your individual rate may vary. Rates may differ for FHA, VA or jumbo loans.
    C21 Offices Serving this Area C21 Agents Serving this Area
    View Agents
    Nicholas Romano
    CENTURY 21 Golden West Realty
    303.­279.7979
    1299 Washington Avenue, Suite 120
    Golden, CO 80401
    Cole Kramer
    CENTURY 21 Humpal, Inc.
    970.­224.1800
    2550 Stover Street, Building G
    Fort Collins, CO 80525
    Bill Christensen
    CENTURY 21 Canon Land & Investment Co.
    719.­275.8622
    1025 Royal Gorge Boulevard
    Canon City, CO 81212
    Cherlyn Sullivan
    CENTURY 21 Golden West Realty
    303.­279.7979
    1299 Washington Avenue, Suite 120
    Golden, CO 80401
    Valerie Guzzetta
    CENTURY 21 Golden West Realty
    303.­279.7979
    1299 Washington Avenue, Suite 120
    Golden, CO 80401
    Barbara Ecker
    CENTURY 21 Golden West Realty
    720.­363.7050
    1299 Washington Avenue, Suite 120
    Golden, CO 80401
    Jennifer Vernetti
    CENTURY 21 Canon Land & Investment Co.
    719.­371.1231
    1025 Royal Gorge Boulevard
    Canon City, CO 81212
    Bradley Herman Jr.
    CENTURY 21 Golden West Realty
    303.­279.7979
    1299 Washington Avenue, Suite 120
    Golden, CO 80401
    Susan Krebs
    CENTURY 21 Golden West Realty
    303.­279.7979
    1299 Washington Avenue, Suite 120
    Golden, CO 80401
    Missy Leader
    CENTURY 21 Canon Land & Investment Co.
    719.­821.1770
    1025 Royal Gorge Boulevard
    Canon City, CO 81212
    Roy Caldwell
    CENTURY 21 Golden West Realty
    303.­279.7979
    1299 Washington Avenue, Suite 120
    Golden, CO 80401
    Valerie Mass
    CENTURY 21 Golden West Realty
    303.­279.7979
    1299 Washington Avenue, Suite 120
    Golden, CO 80401
    Maura O'Leary
    CENTURY 21 Humpal, Inc.
    970.­224.1800
    2550 Stover Street, Building G
    Fort Collins, CO 80525
    Sue Umberger
    CENTURY 21 Golden West Realty
    303.­279.7979
    1299 Washington Avenue, Suite 120
    Golden, CO 80401
    Holli McDougal
    CENTURY 21 Humpal, Inc.
    970.­224.1800
    2550 Stover Street, Building G
    Fort Collins, CO 80525
    Gary Clark
    CENTURY 21 Humpal, Inc.
    970.­224.1800
    2550 Stover Street, Building G
    Fort Collins, CO 80525
    Linda L. Mattson
    CENTURY 21 Canon Land & Investment Co.
    719.­276.4226
    1025 Royal Gorge Boulevard
    Canon City, CO 81212
    John Narum
    CENTURY 21 Humpal, Inc.
    970.­224.1800
    2550 Stover Street, Building G
    Fort Collins, CO 80525
    Betty Bruce
    CENTURY 21 Golden West Realty
    303.­279.7979
    1299 Washington Avenue, Suite 120
    Golden, CO 80401
    Janee' Walker
    CENTURY 21 Humpal, Inc.
    970.­663.2400
    2550 Stover Street, Building G
    Fort Collins, CO 80525
    Cindi Steele
    CENTURY 21 Golden West Realty
    303.­279.7979
    1299 Washington Avenue, Suite 120
    Golden, CO 80401
    Rocky Anderson
    CENTURY 21 Humpal, Inc.
    970.­663.2400
    2550 Stover Street, Building G
    Fort Collins, CO 80525
    Leroy Gabriel
    CENTURY 21 Humpal, Inc.
    970.­663.2400
    2550 Stover Street, Building G
    Fort Collins, CO 80525
    Jim Frucci
    CENTURY 21 Humpal, Inc.
    970.­224.1800
    2550 Stover Street, Building G
    Fort Collins, CO 80525